• Short Summary

    PRINCESS IRENE OF THE NETHERLANDS AND HER HUSBAND, PRINCE HUGO, ARRIVED IN THE HAGUE ON SATURDAY FOR A SHORT VISIT TO HER PARENTS, QUEEN JULIANA AND PRINCE BERNHARD.

  • Description

    1.
    GV PAN PRINCESS IRENE & HUSBAND LEAVE CHURCH
    0.08

    2.
    SV CHURCH AT BAARN
    0.11

    3.
    GV STATUE ON CHURCH WALL
    0.14

    4.
    GV & SV PRIEST TALKS TO CONGREGATION (S SHOTS)
    0.21

    5.
    LV ROYAL PALACE
    0.26

    6.
    GV PRESSMEN
    0.28

    7.
    SV PALACE GUARD
    0.30

    8.
    REAR V PRINCESS IRENE LEAVES PALACE BY CAR
    0.35

    9.
    LV HELICOPTER
    0.38

    10.
    SV PRINCE BERNHARD IN HELICOPTER WITH PILOT
    0.44

    11.
    SCU CAMERAMAN
    0.45

    12.
    GV PAN HELICOPTER TAKES OFF
    0.51



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    Background: PRINCESS IRENE OF THE NETHERLANDS AND HER HUSBAND, PRINCE HUGO, ARRIVED IN THE HAGUE ON SATURDAY FOR A SHORT VISIT TO HER PARENTS, QUEEN JULIANA AND PRINCE BERNHARD. THIS IS THE FIRST TIME SINCE THEIR MARRIAGE THAT THE COUPLE HAVE VISITED HOLLAND. THE PRINCESS VISITED HER PARENTS ON HER FATHER'S BIRTHDAY ON JUNE 29, AND AGAIN A FEW WEEKS AGO TO SELECT FURNITURE FOR THEIR MADRID FLAT.

    THE VISIT WAS OF A "STRICTLY AND FAMILY NATURE" AND WAS MADE ONLY TO SHOW "THE ONLY ATTACHMENT UNITING THE PRINCE AND PRINCESS TO THE DUTCH ROYAL FAMILY," A SPOKESMAN FOR THE HUGO SAID.

    ON SUNDAY, PRINCESS IRENE AND HER HUSBAND DROVE TO MASS TOGETHER AT BAARN, NEAR SOESTDIJK PALACE, HOME OF QUEEN JULIANA. PRINCESS IRENE WAS CONVERTED TO ROMAN CATHOLICISM SHORTLY BEFORE HER MARRIAGE.

    LATER IN THE DAY, PRINCE BERNHARD LEFT THE PLACE BY HELICOPTER TO ATTEND THE 30TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS OF THE MODEL AIRCRAFT CONSTRUCTION SECTION OF THE ROYAL NETHERLANDS AVIATION ASSOCIATION, OF WHICH HE IS HONORARY CHAIRMAN. DURING HIS VISIT THE PRINCE HIS FIRST GLIDER FLIGHT IN A TWO SEATER PLANE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEB3GNLB6D0AE4GWZJPZB6N7H7
    Media URN:
    VLVAEB3GNLB6D0AE4GWZJPZB6N7H7
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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