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David Lloyd George at Harlech Pageant 1922 | by Bury Gardener
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David Lloyd George at Harlech Pageant 1922

This was a find at a carboot sale and is an album full of 1920's photos. As they are stuck into the album I almost didn't buy them but for £3 I thought nothing to lose. On closer inspection first pictures are of the Prime Minister David Lloyd George.

 

A little research has even narrowed the date of this photo to August 21st -26th1922 and the following is an article from a newspaper at the time

 

The members of Prime Minister Lloyd Georges family who are on a holiday In Wales recently part In a historical pageant at the famous Harlech Castle in Merionethshire One of the episodes was the assembly of Owen parliament In 1405 In Harlech Castle and the leading characters were by Dame Margaret Lloyd George their daughter as Lady Mortimer and Major Lloyd George as Lord Edmund Mortimer Damn Margaret made an at tractive picture In a crimson tunic lined with and emblazoned with blue lions and a crown stud ded Miss Megans dress was of red and white half of U emblazoned with gold lions and thn other half with the gold and silver of Morti mer Her head dress of gold not work was studded with atones

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Uploaded on September 24, 2012