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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO - FROM LONDON. EGYPT WEDDING DAY PICTURE CAIRO EGYPT JANUARY 20: YOUTHFUL KING FAROUK OF EGYPT AND BEAUTIFUL 17 YEARS OLD MLLE. FARIDA ZULFICAR WERE MARRIED HERE TODAY AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH MOSLEM CUSTOM THE CEREMONY WAS NOT ATTENDED BY THE BRIDE WHO WAS SEATED IN A ROOM NEAR THE KING'S STUDY IN THE ROYAL PALACE HERE IN WHICH THE FORMALITIES WERE COMPLETED. ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO SHOWS: KING FAROUK AND QUEEN FARIDA PHOTOGRAPHED ON THE DAY OF THEIR MARRIAGE. BEGY 177874 25138 P. ALL-EX-B.F.D.P. The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO - FROM LONDON. EGYPT WEDDING DAY PICTURE CAIRO EGYPT JANUARY 20: YOUTHFUL KING FAROUK OF EGYPT AND BEAUTIFUL 17 YEARS OLD MLLE. FARIDA ZULFICAR WERE MARRIED HERE TODAY AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH MOSLEM CUSTOM THE CEREMONY WAS NOT ATTENDED BY THE BRIDE WHO WAS SEATED IN A ROOM NEAR THE KING'S STUDY IN THE ROYAL PALACE HERE IN WHICH THE FORMALITIES WERE COMPLETED. ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO SHOWS: KING FAROUK AND QUEEN FARIDA PHOTOGRAPHED ON THE DAY OF THEIR MARRIAGE. BEGY 177874 25138 P. ALL-EX-B.F.D.P.January 20, 1938, transparent
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January 20, 1938
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Scanned from a print, and later selected by the National Gallery for its Cutline exhibition
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ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO - FROM LONDON. EGYPT WEDDING DAY PICTURE CAIRO EGYPT JANUARY 20: YOUTHFUL KING FAROUK OF EGYPT AND BEAUTIFUL 17 YEARS OLD MLLE. FARIDA ZULFICAR WERE MARRIED HERE TODAY AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH MOSLEM CUSTOM THE CEREMONY WAS NOT ATTENDED BY THE BRIDE WHO WAS SEATED IN A ROOM NEAR THE KING'S STUDY IN THE ROYAL PALACE HERE IN WHICH THE FORMALITIES WERE COMPLETED. ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO SHOWS: KING FAROUK AND QUEEN FARIDA PHOTOGRAPHED ON THE DAY OF THEIR MARRIAGE. BEGY 177874 25138 P. ALL-EX-B.F.D.P.
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