Friday, 2 June 2017
Can You Identify Who This Is?
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Star of Stage or Screen? Comedian or Dancer? Music Hall Entertainer? Best Man? Royal Ascot owner of a string of horses?
Study carefully ... note the top pocket handkerchief, the button hole, the cuffs, the watch, the pinky-ring ...
No, it's not Prince Charles. It's a different Prince of Wales, photographed ninety years ago:
Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David, Prince of Wales and Earl of Chester, born 1894, a man close enough to National Socialism to be interned at the safe distance of the Bahamas for the duration of World War Two.
The photograph is on a Tucks'picture postcard, designed for popular purchase.