3 NOVEMBER 1866, Page 1

The Princess Dagmar of Denmark professed the Greek faith on

the 24th of October, and on 26th of October was betrothed to Alexander, Heir Apparent of Russia. Should this lady live, she and her sister, the Princess of Wales, a few years since living almost in obscurity in a German town, will be the wives of men ruling, really or nominally, one-half the world and a clear third of the human race. Indeed, if they divide China between them, quite a possible event, but one-third of mankind will live outside of their dominions.