Milestones, Mar. 21, 1932

Married. Prince Gustav Lennart Nicholas Paul of Sweden, 22, grandson of King Gustav V; and one Karin Emma Louise Nissvandt, of Stockholm; in a London registry office. Because the King would not consent to his marriage to a commoner (forbidden by the Swedish Constitution for persons of royal blood), it was necessary for Prince Lennart to renounce his royal rights, wed in a foreign country. At the reception the couple skoaled each other as Mr. & Mrs. Lennart Bernadotte.

Married. Peter Llewellyn Davies, London publisher, original of Sir...

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