Showing posts from December, 2016

Archbishop Exhorts and Baby Panda Palls

A Scolding Archbishop and a Talking Mongoose


The Ex-King Leaves the Country into Exile and Idleness

Confidential Briefing Silences Potential Tory Critics

Edward VIII Decided to Abdicate but Baldwin Soothed the Nation's Hurt

Baldwin Forces the Pace of Abdication

Britain's Most Lethal Air Crash

Baldwin Makes a Last Ditch Visit to Fort Belvedere

Mysterious but Suggestive Journey to Cannes

If the abdication happened today...........

Mrs. Simpson's Solicitor Prepares to Fly to Cannes

Glimmer of Hope as Mrs. Simpson Seems Willing to Withdraw

Archepiscopal Visit to Downing Street Sure Sign of Grave Trouble

Ministers Kill the "Two Bills" Plan

Contrived Solution to Remove the Threat that Mrs. Simpson's Divorce Could be Blocked

Front Populaire Assailed from Left and Right

Churchill's Loyalty is the King's Last Card

PM's Statement to Parliament Dashes Hopes of Morganatic Solution

Mrs. Simpson Flees Publicity and the Country

Country Suddenly Plunged into Crisis

End of Press Silence Puts King on Back Foot

The King's Affair Explodes into the Public Domain

The Dominions come Out Against the Morganatic Scheme

Liberal and Conservative Bishops Spar over Coronation Service