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    TWENTY-TWO YEAR OLD NEW YORK SOCIALITE, HOPE COOK, IS PREPARING FOR A NEW LIFE AS THE WIFE OF THE CROWN PRINCE OF SIKKIM..

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    TRANSCRIPT: "NO, I'M NOT NERVOUS REALLY BECAUSE IT ISN'T SUCH A RADICAL CHANGE. ALWAYS SINCE I'VE BEEN QUITE YOUNG A PART OF ME HAS BEEN VERY CLOSELY IDENTIFIED WITH THE EAST, AND I'VE LIVED FOR SOME YEARS IN THE MIDDLE EAST ACTUALLY AND THE TRAVELLED QUITE A BIT IN THE FURTHER EAST AND I FEEL VERY FULL AND HAPPY THERE".



    QUESTION:



    "WHEN WERE YOU LAST IN SIKKIM?"



    ANSWER: "AR CHRISTMAS TIME".



    Q. "CAN YOU TELL US ABOUT THIS PALACE YOU'LL BE LIVING IN? YOU'LL BE THE CROWN PRINCESS, I GATHER."



    A. "YES. WELL, IT'S A VERY HAPPY PLACE. IT'S ALWAYS FULL OF CHILDREN AND IT'S QUITE INFORMAL. IT'S FULL OF MANY LOVELY SIKKIM AND TIBETAN ART TREASURES. BUT THE BUILDING ITSELF IS REALLY LIKE A LARGE ENGLISH COUNTRY HOUSE OR NEW ENGLAND HOUSE IN AMERICA."




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: TWENTY-TWO YEAR OLD NEW YORK SOCIALITE, HOPE COOK, IS PREPARING FOR A NEW LIFE AS THE WIFE OF THE CROWN PRINCE OF SIKKIM..A MOUNTAIN PRINCIPALITY IN THE HIMALAYAN MOUNTAINS.

    MISS COOK MET THE CROWN PRINCE FOUR YEARS AGO WHEN SHE WAS TRAVELLING IN INDIA.HE IS 40 YEARS OLD.

    THERE ARE CURRENT REPORTS THAT ANTI-ROYALISTS IN TINY SIKKIM ARE PROTESTING THE FORTHCOMING ROYAL WEDDING.MISS COOK SAYS SHE KNOWS NOTHING OF SUCH REPORTS.

    MISS COOK WAS INTERVIEWED BY NBC.WHEN ASKED IF SHE WAS NERVOUS AT THE IMPENDING MARRIAGE TO THE PRINCE SHE REPLIED: "NO".

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    Film ID:
    VLVABNU18ZBWTUAF2MFMGCPZ1F04F
    Media URN:
    VLVABNU18ZBWTUAF2MFMGCPZ1F04F
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/03/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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