• Short Summary

    A fairytale romance will come true August 22 when 23-year old Steven Rockefeller - son of New York's Governor Nelson Rockefaller, and heir to a fortune -- marries a pretty 21-year old Norwegian girl, Anna Marie Rasmussen, in the wooden Lutheran church at Sogne, Norway, where she was christened.

  • Description

    1.
    LV Steven Rockefeller & Anna Rasmussen riding past on motorcycle.
    0.08

    2.
    SV PAN Ditto and into grounds of house.
    0.17

    3.
    LV Press photographers outside.
    0.21

    4.
    CU Steven on steps of house.
    0.25

    5.
    SV People taking pictures.
    0.28

    6.
    SV Steven and Anna posing for cameras.
    0.32

    7.
    CU Ditto.
    0.30

    8.
    CU Anna and Steven.
    0.40

    9.
    SV Anna and Steven sit down at table in garden.
    0.42

    10.
    LV Surrounded by pressmen.
    0.46

    11.
    SV Anna and Steven reading letters.
    0.49

    12.
    SV Pressmen around taking pictures.
    0.53

    13.
    CU Of Anna and Steven.
    0.57

    14.
    SV Drinking coffee.
    1.01



    Initials TDH/JH/AS



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A fairytale romance will come true August 22 when 23-year old Steven Rockefeller - son of New York's Governor Nelson Rockefaller, and heir to a fortune -- marries a pretty 21-year old Norwegian girl, Anna Marie Rasmussen, in the wooden Lutheran church at Sogne, Norway, where she was christened.

    Miss Rasmussen, daughter of a North Sea fisherman, west to New York in 1956, and worked as a kitchenmaid at the Rockefeller home while studying English. Through their continuous contact the young couple learned to laugh at, and love each other.

    She finished her studies and returned to Norway. He underwent military service in the U.S.A. On finishing his army service, he recently arrived in Kristiansand, where Anna lives. At a press conference August 2 they announced their engagement.

    Steven's parents have expressed their delight at the match. "We think she is a lovely girl". said his mother.

    After a honeymoon in Norway they will live in New York. Steven, a Princeton history graduate, says he will go into his father's business.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD105EPPD0NBDWBUQI7EOVKMIQ
    Media URN:
    VLVAD105EPPD0NBDWBUQI7EOVKMIQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/08/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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