• Short Summary

    AT THE BELEM PALACE IN LISBON, RECENTLY, PRESIDENT AND MADAME THOMAZ OF PORTUGAL RECEIVED QUEEN FREDERIKA OF GREECE AND HER TWO DAUGHTERS THE PRINCESSES SOPHIA AND IRENE, THE COUNT AND COUNTESS OF BARCELONA, AND THEIR SON, PRINCE DON JUAN CARLOS.

  • Description

    AT THE BELEM PALACE IN LISBON, RECENTLY, PRESIDENT AND MADAME THOMAZ OF PORTUGAL RECEIVED QUEEN FREDERIKA OF GREECE AND HER TWO DAUGHTERS THE PRINCESSES SOPHIA AND IRENE, THE COUNT AND COUNTESS OF BARCELONA, AND THEIR SON, PRINCE DON JUAN CARLOS.

    THE PORTUGUESE PRESIDENT HAD INVITED THEM TO THE PALACE SO THAT HE MIGHT PERSONALLY CONGRATULATE PRINCESS SOPHIA AND PRINCE DON JUAN CARLOS ON THEIR ENGAGEMENT. REPORTS FROM ATHENS STATE THEY WILL BE MARRIED ON MAY 14 AT TWO SUCCESSIVE CEREMONIES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE RITES OF THE ROMAN CATHOLIC AND THE ORTHODOX CHURCHES.

    QUEEN FREDERIKA AND HER TWO DAUGHTERS ARE STAYING AT ESTORIL, THE PORTUGUESE HOLIDAY RESORT, SO THAT WEDDING ARRANGEMENTS CAN BE FINALIZED WITH PRINCE DON JUAN CARLOS' PARENTS, WHO HAVE LIVED THERE SINCE THE COUNT OF BARCELONA - PRETENDER TO THE SPANISH THRONE - FLED INTO EXILE WITH THE LATE KING ALPHONSO IN 1931.

    LATER THIS MONTH, QUEEN FREDERIKA AND THE TWO PRINCESSES WILL VISIT LONDON.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4J3FFVFPAF70T5S5HKQF5Y9G4
    Media URN:
    VLVA4J3FFVFPAF70T5S5HKQF5Y9G4
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/01/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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