• Short Summary

    PRINCESS ALEXANDRA DURING HER VISIT TO THAILAND AS THE GUEST OF THE KING AND QUEEN WENT ALONG WITH THE ROYAL COUPLE ON NOVEMBER 24 TO KAENG KRACHAN IN PETCH BURI PROVINCE, 160 MILES SOUTH OF BANGKOK.

  • Description

    PRINCESS ALEXANDRA DURING HER VISIT TO THAILAND AS THE GUEST OF THE KING AND QUEEN WENT ALONG WITH THE ROYAL COUPLE ON NOVEMBER 24 TO KAENG KRACHAN IN PETCH BURI PROVINCE, 160 MILES SOUTH OF BANGKOK.

    KAENG KRACHAN IS A SITE FOR BUILDING A DAM AND A COOL RESORT. IT IS ALSO THE ABODE OF KAREN PEOPLE, WHO ACROSS THE BORDER IN BURMA ARE BEING CONSIDERED A TROUBLESOME ELEMENT AGAINST WHOM THE BURMESE GOVERNMENT HAD TO TAKE SOME STERN MEASURES.

    THE KARENS IN THAILAND, HOWEVER WERE PROMINENT IN GIVING A WELCOME TO THEIR MAJESTIES AND THE VISITING PRINCESS. THEY PREPARED FOOD AND LATER, WHEN THE ROYALTIES WENT OVER THE ROYAL GUEST HOUSE FOR A REST, ALSO PROVIDED ENTERTAINMENT.

    THIS IS THE SECOND TIME PRINCESS ALEXANDRA IS VISITING THAILAND AS THE GUEST OF THE KING AND QUEEN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9RQLFPCW94FIGBB8GSRWINUG2
    Media URN:
    VLVA9RQLFPCW94FIGBB8GSRWINUG2
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/11/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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