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    King Hussein of Jordan will marry Lisa Halaby, daughter of former Pan American World Airways Chairman, very shortly, according to the Royal Palace in Amman.

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    1.
    EXTERIOR MV: King Hussein of Jordan with Miss Halaby.
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    2.
    MV: Newsmen looking on King Hussein and Miss Halaby seated together. (2 SHOTS)
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    3.
    MV: Hussein makes statement to newsmen as Miss Halaby looks on (3 SHOTS)
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    TRANSCRIPT: SEQ. 3: KING HUSSEIN: "I've had the very great pleasure of meeting a person I have grown to admire and respect and care for very sincerely. I admire her mind,her sincerity. (PAUSE) More than that it is genuine, it is real, it is logical. (pause) It is meaningful in, terms of the (INDISTINCT) I feel I have now...and the hopes to give more, to the people of Jordan and people everywhere."



    King Hussein was divorced from his first two wives, Queen Dina Abdel-Hamind and British-born Princess Mona. His third wife Alia was killed in a helicopter crash in February, 1977.




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    Background: King Hussein of Jordan will marry Lisa Halaby, daughter of former Pan American World Airways Chairman, very shortly, according to the Royal Palace in Amman. Miss Halaby, a 26-year-old architecture graduate from Princeton University in the United States, will be the King's fourth wife. King Hussein presented his bride to the world's press on Tuesday (23 May).

    SYNOPSIS: King Hussein of Jordan and his American born bride-to-be met members of the world's press, in the garden of the Royal Palace, in Amman. King Hussein said that he never expected he would experience such a happy development in his life again.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8X3CM6VM1TGGW53IPKSFRZ8GT
    Media URN:
    VLVA8X3CM6VM1TGGW53IPKSFRZ8GT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/05/1978
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
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    Canister:
    N/A

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