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Workers use a crane to place a burgundy curtain around the doorframe to the balcony on the front of St. Peter's Basilica where the the newly elected Pope will make his first appearance to salute the cheering crowd, at the Vatican Monday, March 11, 2013. Cardinals gathered at the Vatican Monday morning for the last of their General Congregations meetings before they enter in the Conclave on Tuesday to elect the new Pontiff. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)