• Short Summary

    PRINCESS BEATRIX OF THE NETHERLANDS, CURRENTLY ON A 10-DAY STATE VISIT TO JAPAN, WAS THE GUEST OF HONOUR AT A BANQUET GIVEN BY THE JAPANESE EMPEROR HIROHITO LAST THURSDAY (APRIL 4).

  • Description

    PRINCESS BEATRIX OF THE NETHERLANDS, CURRENTLY ON A 10-DAY STATE VISIT TO JAPAN, WAS THE GUEST OF HONOUR AT A BANQUET GIVEN BY THE JAPANESE EMPEROR HIROHITO LAST THURSDAY (APRIL 4).

    THE BANQUET, HELD IN THE IMPERIAL PALACE, WAS ALSO ATTENDED BY THE DUTCH AMBASSADOR, THE CROWN PRINCE AKIHITO AND HIS YOUNGER BROTHER, PRINCE YOSHI.

    PRINCESS BEATRIX, THE FIRST MEMBER OF THE DUTCH ROYAL FAMILY TO VISIT JAPAN, LEFT TOKYO THE FOLLOWING DAY AND TRAVELLED TO TOBA IN CENTRAL JAPAN WHERE SHE VISITED A CULTURED PEARL FARM.LATER SHE WENT ON TO KYOTO, THE ANCIENT JAPANESE CAPITAL, FOR A SIGHTSEEING TOUR.

    SHE IS SCHEDULED TO RETURN TO THE CAPITAL ON APRIL 9.SHE LEAVES TOKYO FOR HONOLULU ON APRIL 11.

    (THE 25-YEAR-OLD HEIRESS TO THE DUTCH THRONE WAS TO HAVE VISITED JAPAN LAST NOVEMBER, BUT THE TOUR HAD TO BE POSTPONED FOLLOWING THE DEATH OF HER GRANDMOTHER PRINCESS WILHELMINA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAELF3M9PTNKK86OL09LULSG8J3
    Media URN:
    VLVAELF3M9PTNKK86OL09LULSG8J3
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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