• Short Summary

    PRINCESS STEPHANIE MARIE ELIZABETH, THIRD CHILD OF PRINCE RAINIER OF MONACO AND PRINCESS GRACE, WAS CHRISTENED TODAY (SATURDAY) IN THE MONTE CARLO CATHEDRAL.

  • Description

    PRINCESS STEPHANIE MARIE ELIZABETH, THIRD CHILD OF PRINCE RAINIER OF MONACO AND PRINCESS GRACE, WAS CHRISTENED TODAY (SATURDAY) IN THE MONTE CARLO CATHEDRAL.

    THE BABY GAVE ONLY ONE SMALL CRY WHEN CARDINAL EUGENE TISSERANT, DEAN OF THE COLLEGE OF CARDINALS, ANOINTED HER FOREHEAD WITH HOLY OIL.

    THE GOD-PARENTS WERE MR.JOHN B.KELLY A BROTHER OF PRINCESS GRACE, AND MLLE.ELIZABETH ANNE DE MASSY, A NIECE OF PRINCE RAINIER.ALSO AT THE CEREMONY WERE PRINCE ALBERT, THE BABY'S ELDER BROTHER WHO IS HEIR-APPARENT TO THE PRINCIPALITY AND WILL BE SEVEN TOMORROW, AND HIS EIGHT-YEAR-OLD SISTER, PRINCESS CAROLINE.

    POPE PAUL SENT HIS "FATHERLY AND AFFECTIONATE BLESSING."
    WHILE THE SERVICE WAS GOING ON, MONAGASQUES WERE CELEBRATING THE CHRISTENING IN HOLIDAY MOOD WITH CHAMPAGNE, FREE SWEETS AND CINEMA SHOWS, AND A DAY OFF FOR SCHOOLCHILDREN.

    THIS EVENING A HARBOUR FIREWORK DISPLAY ROUNDED OFF THE CELEBRATIONS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACVP3XXTMUO9WSP1ZDBFANS1GH
    Media URN:
    VLVACVP3XXTMUO9WSP1ZDBFANS1GH
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1965
    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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