Crowds gather in Rome to pay their last respects to Pope Pius XI and Pope Pius XI Lying in State.
SLATE INFORMATION: Italy pays last homage to Pope
St. Peter's and Vatican City.
Procession from the Vatican to St. Peter's Cathedral / Pope borne in procession.
Crowd in St. Peter's Square / Guards keeping crowd back / Crowd break thru' guard / People entering St. Peter's / Pope lying-in-stage in St. Peter's / Crowd moving forward / Packed crowd entering St. Peter's and Pope Lying-in-State.
Rites of Passage; Religion and Superstition; Ceremonies - Funerary; Personalities - Religious; Pope Pius XI (1922-39), Vatican; Italy
Background: Crowds gather in Rome to pay their last respects to Pope Pius XI and Pope Pius XI Lying in State.