The Duke & Duchess of Windsor Historical Society Quarterly Journal Issue 2-2010 (Issue 24).
Gaulding, Mark (publisher).
Place Published: Palm Desert, CA:
Date Published: 2010.
Description: Duke & Duchess of Windsor Historical Society Journal--Back Issue 2/2010 (Issue 24). A 58-page four color spiral bound news journal. The Duke and Duchess of Windsor Society is an exclusive Society of individuals interested in Wallis and Edward ("WE"). Membership in this "almost cultish" group allows you to participate by sharing your own WE interest and collection with other like-minded individuals throughout the world. The Society was founded over twenty years ago. This organization is founded upon member participation and interest, which is collectively focused in a quarterly journal. Throughout the years it's members have visited and reported on tours of exclusive WE-sites, such as Frogmore, The Mill, among others. Join us for future exciting visits to Windsor haunts around the world or read about the couple's many contributions to fashion, food, entertainment and design. Perhaps you'll be the one who is reporting! COVER: Oil portrait painting depicting Britain's Edward, Prince of Wales (later King Edward VIII and Duke of Windsor) in Order of the Garter robes and regalia. Photograph by and courtesy of Fabulous Masterpieces. COVER STORY: A new Edward VIII oil painting is commissioned Lord and Lady Edwards recently commissioned London-based bespoke art firm, Fabulous Masterpieces, to create a depiction of Edward, Prince of Wales in his Order of the Garter robes on oil canvas to be displayed in their seventy-room Trawscoed Mansion which is under renovation in the popular Britain's Channel 4 television series, The Restoration Man, featuring George Clarke; Having the Crown and Marrying Too? Alternatives Available to Edward VIII during the Abdication Crisis by Donald H.J. Hermann, PhD; WINDSOR NEWS: Hugo Vickers' New Wallis biography Behind Closed Doors; Madonna's film, W.E.,continues in developmentwith Wallis and Edward as part of the cast; Sotheby's sells Duchess of Windsor pendant, 11th May 2010, Geneva, Sale GE1002; M.S. Rau Antiques, New Orleans, has Duke of Windsor cane for Sale, Item No. 29-4437; The Windsors I Knew: Part 3 An American Private Secretary's Personal Account Nassau, Bahamas, 1940-1944. Excerpts fromJean's manuscript provided by the Heirs of Jean D. Hardcastle-Taylor: Meeting the Windsors For the First Time By Jean Wallace Drewes; From Government House to New York to Wartime England By Jean Wallace Drewes; WE: Errata A Forum for Windsor Truths Lady Diana Mosley's recently published book, The Pursuit of Laughter, is a compilation of letters, essays and diary journal entries which includes several articles about WE. Two of these are reprinted with permission and is the second of three installments in this journal.by Diana Mosley; Baty's Baltimore Wallis Memorial: Society Member and Baltimorean Philip Baty leads the crusade to create a memorial in Wallis' hometown to the Duchess of Windsor—which is currently sadly absent; Society Member Profile: Jody Harris (Maine) An interview with Society Member Jody Harris; WE: cuisine-wise June Gaulding brings us a menu Wallis served Edward at Bryanston, July 4, 1933 by June Gaulding (CA); New Members/Member News; SAVE THE DATE The Duke & Duchess of Windsor Historical Society announces its 2nd International Member Conference to be held in Baltimore, MD April 28-May 2, 2011; WE: S i g h t i n g s by Society Members; 2010 MEMBER SURVEY RESULTS: Fact or Fiction: WE-wise Results from 2010 member survey including comments. BACKISSUE22010Binding: Spiral
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