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« Reply #20 on: May 12, 2018, 01:31:45 am »

Just before Christmas of 1868, Albert Edward, Prince of Wales went to Stockholm, Sweden to spend a few days with King Charles XV. Charles XV initiated Albert Edward into the Order of Freemasons.
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« Reply #21 on: August 05, 2018, 02:34:25 am »

King Edward VII at the inauguration of a new dock in Cardoff.   
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« Reply #22 on: August 28, 2018, 03:16:16 am »

When Princess Alexandra married Albert Edward in 1863, neither the Brussels lace dress she had planned to wear, nor the gift of lace given by King Leopold I of Belgium could be used due to its un-Britishness.
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« Reply #23 on: September 09, 2018, 02:42:29 am »

King Edward VII: Transformation from 1 to 68 years old   
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« Reply #24 on: November 30, 2018, 07:17:53 pm »

King Kalakaua of Hawaii was in England on an official visit. Albert Edward, Prince of Wales escorted him to banquets, invited him to luncheon at Marlborough House and to a ball where Princess Alexandra opened the royal quadrille with him. Albert Edward urged his friends to give dinners for the King.
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« Reply #25 on: December 17, 2018, 11:22:08 pm »

In England Queen Alexandra often visited the Technical Schools at Sandringham where handicrafts like woodcarving were taught.
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« Reply #26 on: January 12, 2019, 10:31:22 pm »

Prince Valdemar of Denmark surprised his sister Alexandra, Princess of Wales with a visit in 1878.   
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« Reply #27 on: January 28, 2019, 11:33:40 pm »

Throughout their married life as the Prince and Princess of Wales, Edward and Alexandra made a practice of coming to Sandringham for his birthday in November, for Alexandra's birthday on December 1, and for the Christmas holidays.     
 
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« Reply #28 on: February 02, 2019, 11:59:51 pm »

King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra with their grandchildren: Princess Mary, Prince Albert, Prince Henry, and Prince Edward of Wales.   
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« Reply #29 on: February 16, 2019, 11:15:10 pm »

King Edward VII in his motorcar   
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« Reply #30 on: March 14, 2019, 09:03:11 pm »

At Sandringham, William Gladstone's secretary noticed that Alexandra, the Princess of Wales liked to feed almost all the horses severally with her hands.
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« Reply #31 on: March 22, 2019, 08:41:22 pm »

Alexandra, Princess of Wales went to Russia for the silver wedding anniversary of her sister, the Tsarina Marie Feodorovna. In the meantime, her husband's fiftieth birthday occurred.
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« Reply #32 on: April 19, 2019, 09:23:51 pm »

When he became King, Edward VII reorganized the royal palaces. He gave instructions for the telephone system to be extended. Various coach houses were to be converted into garages for the motor-cars.     
 
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