• Short Summary

    The hacienda-style Palace of Tengku (Prince) Abdul Rahman, a nephew of the Sultan of Johore, Malaya, was the setting there for the first Royal wedding of the year Jan 26.

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    The hacienda-style Palace of Tengku (Prince) Abdul Rahman, a nephew of the Sultan of Johore, Malaya, was the setting there for the first Royal wedding of the year Jan 26. The 30-year-old bridegroom, Tengku Abdul Rahman, was assisted by the Chief Kathi (Moslem Priest) to fill in the marriage certificate.

    The bride was Che Zahara Binte (daughter of) Abdullah a former Plymouth (England) hairdresser, Jacqueline Pallett. The 22-year-old bride is the only child of a Britain engineer at Singapore naval dockyard.

    Among guests were Johore's Sultan Ismail and Lady Marcella, widow of the late Sultan Sir Ibrahim.

    Hundreds of glittering wedding gifts included a silver vanity set from Sultan Ismail and gifts from the bride's relatives in England.

    The bride, dressed in a blue and gold Malay costume, and Tongku Abdul Rahman also in traditional Malay costume sit on the decorated bridal dais to receive well-wishers. Then the bride and groom posed for pictures with the bride's father and mother Mr. and Mrs. Pallet.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4GSVI5FDP6EZJVNCFQ3J1HP14
    Media URN:
    VLVA4GSVI5FDP6EZJVNCFQ3J1HP14
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/01/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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