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Duke of Windsor Death #464678

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 02, 1972
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(Studio) In Britain, Duchess of Windsor arrives at Buckingham palace where she will stay until husband buried Monday She is former Wallis Simpson of Baltimore, Maryland. 36 years ago her husband gave up throne of England to marry her.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Berkshire, England) Some people wait all night for chance to pay last respects to Duke. His coffin, draped with personal standard, rests on catafalque. Officers from regiment of guard and household cavalry share vigil. Saint Geo's. is chapel of Knights of the Garter. 2000 people an hour file past coffin and past tomb of Duke's parents, King George V and Queen Mary. (London, England) Duchess greeted at Heathrow airport by Earl Mountbatten on arriving from Paris, France. Duchess has lunch with Queen at Buckingham Palace.
REPORTER: Ronald Allison; BBC

Reporter(s):
Allison, Ronald;
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:03:00

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