Which day is rose day
About: Rose day
The arrival of the Princess in England for the wedding in 1863, was a never-to-be-forgotten occasion. This was attributed to the then recent increase in the railway network, the lack of royal occasions in preceding years and the new process of photography, which had made it possible for pictures of the Princess to be sold in shops prior to the arrival. The City of London spent 40,000 on decorations and illuminations, and the result was a tumultuous reception for the bride.
Years passed and the 50th anniversary of the Princesss arrival in London and her wedding to the late King Edward VII came. The Dowager Queens army of ...more