• 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.

  • Description

    1.
    Signboard "Istana" (palace)
    0.03

    2.
    MS Bridegroom - tilt - priest fills in marriage certificate.
    0.12

    3.
    MLS Wedding gifts.
    0.15

    4.
    PAN SHOT.. ditto.
    0.22

    5.
    MCU Sultan Ismail of Johore.
    0.25

    6.
    MS Bride, Che Zaharah arrives for the reception.
    0.34

    7.
    MS Lady Marcella (widow of late Sultan Sir Ibrahim) and daughter.
    0.36

    8.
    MS Bridegroom comes for reception.
    0.43

    9.
    PAN.. Guests.
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    10.
    MLS Bride and groom on bridal dais.
    0.53

    11.
    MS Bridesmaids.
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    12.
    MS Couple with Mr. and Mrs. Pallet.
    1.02



    Initials JRG/V/AHS/PB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: 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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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4GSVI5FDP6EZJVNCFQ3J1HP14
    Media URN:
    VLVA4GSVI5FDP6EZJVNCFQ3J1HP14
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/01/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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