Princess Ileana Romania Defendant in Civil Suit Press Photo, January 1954


Defendant in Civil Suit

Princess Ileana of Romania is shown in Criminal Courts building, New York, Jan. 25, where she is defendant in a $949,999.99 civil suit brought by her brother-in-law, Austrian Archduke Franz Josef. Suit concerns sale of ancestral properties including Castle Hernstein in Austria. Special Supreme Court referee Isidor Wasservogel postponed trial opening until Jan. 26 due to a crowded calendar. The Princess now lives in Newton, Mass.