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People surround a newspaper stand in Parliament Square, London, to read the news of King Edward VIII's abdication.October 17, 1936.

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5/22/53: Duke and Dutchess of Windsir with pet dog, Trooper.

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Queen Elizabeth II of England attends a public ceremony at Marlborough House, London, at which she unveils a plaque commemorating the centenary of the birth of Queen Mary. Also present are: the Duke and Duchess of Windsor; the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester; Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother; and the Duke of Edinburgh. Marlborough House was then a venue for Commonwealth meetings, but was for many years the home of Queen Mary.June 7, 1967.

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King Edward VIII and the Duchess of Windsor walk through the racing paddocks on the day of a big race,1935.

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The Duke and Duchess of Windsor seated under an open sky. Undated photograph.

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The duke and duchess of Windsor enjoy a brief stop in Hamiliton, Bermuda, on the way to the Bahamas, where the Duke is to become Governor.August 12, 1940.

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The Duke of Windsor kisses the Duchess of Windsor upon his arrival at New York aboard the Queen Elizabeth. The Duchess had arrived from France three weeks ago.December 6, 1950.

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New York: Royal Couple Arrive In New York. The Duke of Windsor, Governor General of the Bahamas, and his American Duchess, the former Wally Simpson are shown entering the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel after their arrival in New York today. After a short visit here, the royal couple plan to visit Washington and perhaps Canada where the Duke owns a large ranch.

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Paris, France: Duke And Duchess At Lido Club. The Duke and Duchess of Windsor as they arrive at the Lido Club in Paris on the eve of the anniversary when, 23 years ago, the Duke ended his reign as King. They were attending a premiere of Pierre Louis Guerin's new revue at the Lido. Today, (11th) the Duke and Duchess arrived in London for a long weekend with friends in the country, and to do some Christmas shopping.December 11,

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WINDSORS DEPART FROM MIAMI Amid enthusiatic, cheering crowds, the Duke and Duchess of Windsor bid adieu to Miami after a brief weeks visit. They departed aboard the Southern Cross, private yacht owned by Mr. Axel Wenner-Gren, after being given a royal send off by Miami's Mayor, Alexander Orr, jr., newspapermen and citizenry. This is the first time that the Duchess, the former Wallis Warfield, had set foot on United States soil in eight momentous years. 13. The Duke and Duchess of Windsor scan a few news photos of themselves with great interest aboard the Southern Cross.

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Doggies and the Windsors. Paris, France: The Duke and Duchess of Windsor are shown in Paris with her dogs as they arrived on the boat train from Le Havre. They crossed the Atlantic from the United States on the S.S. United States. They will remain in Europe until December.April 16, 1955.

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1943: Duke and Duchess of Windsor (3rd and 2nd from right) at Washington Stage Door Canteen.

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Camera Looks at a King. Trogio, Yugoslavia: King Edward VIII as he returned the salute of port officials at Trogio during his cruise along the Dalmation coast. With the king is Mrs. Ernest Simpson, American girl from Baltimore, Maryland. They are seated in the tender of the yacht Nahlin, in which the king is spending his vacation.August 27, 1936.

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The Duke and Duchess of Windsor gaze from a balcony on their wedding day. Edward VIII's marriage to Wallis Warfield Simpson created a constitutional crisis in which he was forced to abdicate his title as the King of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. He received the title Duke of Windsor in replace of King. June 3, 1937.

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Palm Beach, Florida: Windsors Vacation At Palm Beach. The Duke and Duchess of Windsor, who are spending their winter at Palm Beach, stroll along Worth Avenue, the city's exclusive shopping center.February 18, 1948.

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