• Short Summary

    CARMEN FRANCO POLO (MARQUESA DE VILLAVERDE), ONLY DAUGHTER OF GENERAL FRANCISCO FRANCO OF SPAIN, AND HER HUSBAND, CHRISTOBAL MARTINEZ BORDIU (MARQUES DE VILLAVERDE), TOGETHER WITH A GROUP OF SPANISH GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS ARE ON AN EIGHT-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT TO THE PHILIPPINES, THE MISSION IS HEADED BY MR FERNANDO MARIA CASTIELLA, THE SPANISH FOREIGN MINISTER.

  • Description

    CARMEN FRANCO POLO (MARQUESA DE VILLAVERDE), ONLY DAUGHTER OF GENERAL FRANCISCO FRANCO OF SPAIN, AND HER HUSBAND, CHRISTOBAL MARTINEZ BORDIU (MARQUES DE VILLAVERDE), TOGETHER WITH A GROUP OF SPANISH GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS ARE ON AN EIGHT-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT TO THE PHILIPPINES, THE MISSION IS HEADED BY MR FERNANDO MARIA CASTIELLA, THE SPANISH FOREIGN MINISTER.

    SPANISH WAS THE LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT A RECEPTION GIVEN IN THEIR HONOUR BY THE PHILIPPINES PRESIDENT AND MRS DIOSDADO MACAPAGAL.THE RECEPTION WAS AT THE MALACANANG PALACE IN MANILA WHERE THE MARQUES AND MARQUESA ARE STAYING.

    THE MARQUES AND MARQUESA ARE REPRESENTING GENERAL FRANCO IN RETURNING THE VISIT TO SPAIN IN 1962 OF PRESIDENT AND MRS MACAPAGAL.

    FOREIGN MINISTER CASTIELLA AND OTHER MEMBERS OF THE MISSION VISITED THE MONUMENT TO THE PHILIPPINES HERO JOSE RIZAL, WHERE THEY PLACED WREATHS.RIZAL WAS EXECUTED BY A SPANISH FIRING SQUAD IN 1898 DURING THE PHILIPPINES FIGHT FOR INDEPENDENCE FROM SPAIN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7LF0MGJNUPLBTJNOYYGFAA0LM
    Media URN:
    VLVA7LF0MGJNUPLBTJNOYYGFAA0LM
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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