• Short Summary

    Crown Prince Mohammed of Jordan was at Amman Airport May 2 (with Prime Minister Samir Rifai) to meet his brother King Hussein of Jordan as he flew in after his 8 wks world tour.

  • Description

    Crown Prince Mohammed of Jordan was at Amman Airport May 2 (with Prime Minister Samir Rifai) to meet his brother King Hussein of Jordan as he flew in after his 8 wks world tour.

    The 23yrs old King's world itinerary has included Formosa, a talk in the US with Eisenhower, and a UK break-the-sound-barrier flight and luncheon with Queen Elizabeth.

    Guns boomed in salute as the King, in the uniform of Commander in Chief of the plane to inspect a guard of honour and take the salute.

    Waiting crowds cheered him on his was through troop-ine streets to his official residence the Basman Palace. Camels were being held in readiness for traditional greeting sacrifice.

    The King will report to the Government on economic aid which includes 2 1/2 million pounds worth from Britain.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC7JL3AQ5GF29KZMILD4T57NK
    Media URN:
    VLVAC7JL3AQ5GF29KZMILD4T57NK
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/05/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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