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Images Dated 20th November 2017

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Duke of York - Order of the Equatorial Shave! Featured 20 Nov 2017 Print

Duke of York - Order of the Equatorial Shave!

The Duke and Duchess of York left London on 6th January 1927 to head to Australia to open the new Parliament Buildings at Canberra They sailed on HMS Renown, a battle-cruiser. On February 2nd 1927, Renown crossed the Equator. The Officers on board refused to accept the Dukes plea that he had crossed on a liner going to Africa and he suffered all of the warship ceremonial! Here, the Giant Razor waits to complete the work of Neptunes distemper brush, after which he will be granted the title of Old Sea Dog! Date: 1927

© Bubblepunk / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Duke of York - Visit - Ras Tafari, Prince Regent of Ethiopia Featured 20 Nov 2017 Print

Duke of York - Visit - Ras Tafari, Prince Regent of Ethiopia

Albert, Duke of York (1895-1952) accompanies Ras Tafari (1892-1975), the Prince Regent of Ethiopia who visited England in July 1924. Pictured here at Victoria Station, London. The Regent met with King George V and the Prime Minister before his return to Abyssinia, from which as the Emperor Haile Selassie, the Italians were to drive him twelve years later. The Rastafari religion/social movement derives from the pre-regnal title of Haile Selassie. Date: 1924

© Bubblepunk / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Christening of Prince Peter of Yugoslavia Featured 20 Nov 2017 Print

Christening of Prince Peter of Yugoslavia

Christening of Prince Peter of Yugoslavia (1923-1970) in October 1923 in Belgrade.Albert, Duke of York (1895-1952) (later King George VI) acted as Chief Witness as he did at King Alexanders wedding. This picture shows (from left): King Alexander I of Yugoslavia (1888-1934), Queen Marie of Yugoslavia (1900-1961), King Ferdinand I of Romania (1865-1927), Queen Marie of Romania (1875-1938) (holding young prince Peter) and the Duchess and Duke of York. Date: 1923

© Bubblepunk / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection