Foreign News: The King Takes a Wife

A red carpet spanned the sidewalk in front of London's Yugoslav Embassy. Sleek limousines nudged up to the curb through a cluttered street.

The bride—tall, graceful Princess Alexandra of Greece—arrived first: a flash of silken hose under a mink coat. Twenty minutes later came the bridegroom—slim, impulsive King Peter of Yugoslavia, in the light blue uniform of his air force. Other limousines brought the witnesses: Britain's George VI, the bridegroom's godfather, and Greece's George II, the bride's uncle. Among the guests: Britain's Queen Elizabeth, Norway's King Haakon, Holland's Queen Wilhelmina.

Inside the Embassy, while candles of the Serb and Greek Orthodox churches...

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