Pacific Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Jul 23 1967, Page 37

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Pacific Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - July 23, 1967, Tokyo, JapanPrincess Grace narrates to special by Joan Deppa Monte Carlo Monaco up she sat by the sea under a canopy held by two male servants her Gossamer gown blowing in the wind. At first sight she looked like an illustration for a tale of the arabian nights but this modern Princess in a Rainbow hued gown by dior was not waiting for Aladdin s lamp to give her substance. Princess Grace of Monaco was being sheltered from Swift sea breezes by two canopy bearing television technicians so that her elaborate Hairdo would not be blown before the next scene of a television musical set in her adopted land. Her Serene highness looking remarkably Serene As she waited patiently for cameras to be positioned for the next take agreed to narrate the hour Long spectacular because she believed it would be Good for the tiny principality s tourist Industry. The color television special Monaco a est la Rose is a Light hearted explanation of the Carefree Monte Carlo philosophy incorporating highlights of Monasque life including the grand prix Auto race and the world s most famous Casino. It will be screened sometime late this year or Early next. Monaco As Princess Grace notes with a smile in introducing the filmed show is the real Star of the show with an International cast which ideally typifies the cosmopolitan spirit of this Riviera playground. French Singer Francoise Hardy British comedian Terry Thomas and special guest Star Gilbert Beaucl top the Bill. An equally International team produced the film. It was directed by German director Michael Phlegar and produced by american Roger Gimbel for Wolper productions of los Angeles in cooperation with Germany s largest television company Bavaria studio co., of Munich. It will be shown on Abc in the United states. The film Cost nearly $500,000 to produce. But As in the other rare instance since her marriage to Prince Rainier when Princess Grace has consented to return before the cameras she receives no payment for her services. That does not mean the former Grace Kelly of Philadelphia and Hollywood has abandoned any of the professionalism that won her the Academy award for the country quite the contrary. She attacked her appearance in this new venture with the same sort of quiet determination that brought her screen stardom while carefully maintaining the dignity which the Monagas ques expect from their Princess. She was As fastidious about getting her lines right i keep leaving out who in this line. I must say it that s the Way the writer wrote it As she was about her appearance. She had seven costume changes All dior gowns from her personal wardrobe selected from his latest collection and seven different hairdos to complement them. In the Early sequences she herself arranged her blonde hair but for the More complicated styles a Hairdresser was sent from Alexandre s in Paris. Princess Grace served As her own artist throughout the production. The total effect made even the efficient German technicians pause to ooh and Seldom has the 38-year-old Princess looked More Beautiful. Her figure slim again after the birth of her third child is that of a Young girl but a Young girl with All the regal sophistication of a Princess born. She had to fit in official engagements including a reception for members of the International rotary club which held its 1967 convention in Monaco. But if one More take was required to get the right effect she agreed without hesitation. We had one shot right but then the Sun came out and i asked her to do it again because Monte Carlo looked prettier in the background said director Phlegar. She was very Good about because the film will be distributed internationally she also Learned two sets of lines one in English and one in French. Her French is quite fluent said a Friend. She spoke very Little when she met Rainier. The children Are absolutely bilingual even Little Stephanie although she does t say much in either language yet. And Albert and Caroline sometimes Correct their Mother if they hear her say something she also Learned a few lines of German to Greet the German Crew working on the television spectacular. The director called her your highness in giving directions. The producer usually called her to have called her Grace or worse yet miss Kelly would have embarrassed both her and the Monagas ques who sometimes wandered by to watch the filming. Sometimes it was almost hard to believe she was not born into european Royalty rather than married into it. But every so often a mannerism reveals that the Monasque Princess grew up with the Irish Kellys of Philadelphia. As during the splendid Twilight sequence shot Over looking Monaco s Harbor which she was asked to do again. Okay she said As any Philadelphia girl might. But she moved to her position like a Royal Princess. Go humor by Gyst Dale Overvold philatelic notes Pwhb-Mjbcm-mwmamal.= Riff so Chichester honoured "1 Don t think i closed my eyes that Tim coach. Coach by Pacific stars & stripes stamp editor by Crockett and his Hunting Rifle old Betsey provided the design for the second american folklore series stamp being issued aus. 17 at san Antonio Texas. Initial Issue of this series was the Johnny Appleseed stamp in last year s program. Crockett whose Hunting and fighting exploits became a Frontier legend once described his Rifle As just about As Beautiful a piece As Ever came out of while . Stamps Are not famous among philatelists for attractive design. Robert Bode the new York artist has created an exception in the Crockett. 5 cent Issue. He also produced the design. Of the Appleseed stamp. San Antonio was selected As the first Day City because it was there Davy Crockett died in defense of the Alamo in 1836. This was the opening of the struggle for Independence from Mexico. Col. Crockett who gained that title after fighting the Creek War was born on aug. 17, 178 5. First Day of issuance will Mark his 181st birthday. Boy scout rally a wider version of the Jamboree shoulder Patch was adapted by artist Stevan Dohanos for use on the 6-cent airmail postcard to be issued on aug. 4. Gathering at the former naval training station at Farragut state Park aug. 1-9, american scouts Are hosting their first world scout rally. Japan is inviting the scouts to Convene in this country in 1971 for the annual world Jamboree. This is the same year it is planned to stage the far East s first International philatelic exhibition in Tokyo. Representatives of scouting from the . Forces Japan leaders and scouts Are sending a delegation to the Idaho Jamboree. Estimates Range from 15,009 to 20,000 attendance at the former Navy Boot Camp. Lone Sailor honoured the commemorative honouring sir Francis Chi Chester s epic single handed voyage around the world is being issued by great Britain on july 24. Gipsy Moth in is the Central theme of the 1 shilling 9-Pence stamp. Designed by Michael and Sylvia Goaman printing is in four colors Rod Green Blue and Black. The artists also have designed an attractive first Day cover cachet. The Netherlands Marks the Centennial of the dutch red Cross with a set of five Semi postal scheduled for release aug. 8. In very Plain and modern design the 12-cent i 8 cent value is in Blue and red the 15-cent and 10 cent red and White 20-cent and 10-cent, Olive Green and red 25-cent and 10-cent, dark Green and red. And 45-cent and 10-cent, Grey and red. Income from the surcharge will Benefit the red Cross. Answer to today s Puzzle Pacific stars and stripes july 23, 1967 a-13

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