Thursday, November 29, 2012

George to marry Mary

November 29, 1892

It is "generally understood" that the betrothal of Prince George, Duke of York, younger son of the Prince and Princess of Wales, to Princess Mary of Teck,  will be "officially announced" after the first anniversary of the Duke of Clarence, reports the Chicago Daily Tribune.

Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence, died on January 14 of pneumonia.  The marriage of the Duke of Clarence and Princess Mary was to have taken place on February 27.

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