Publication information

Chicago Sunday Tribune
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Pope Prays for President”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Chicago, Illinois
Date of publication: 8 September 1901
Volume number: 60
Issue number: 251
Part/Section: 1
Pagination: 4

“Pope Prays for President.” Chicago Sunday Tribune 8 Sept. 1901 v60n251: part 1, p. 4.
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McKinley assassination (religious response); McKinley assassination (international response).
Named persons
Sebastiano Martinelli; William McKinley.

Pope Prays for President


Directs Cardinal Martinelli to Express His Deep Indignation at the Attempted Assassination.

     ROME, Sept. 7.—The Pope has directed Cardinal Martinelli, Papal Delegate to the United States, to express to the government the feeling of deep indignation of his Holiness at the attempted assassination of the President, and his earnest prayer for Mr. McKinley’s recovery.