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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - June 20, 1976, High Point, North Carolina A is High Point Enterprise sunday. Juni 20. 1976 Duchess of Windsor Marks 80th birthday at Home by Paul Steiner Romm # new nerdier new York was in Wallis. Duchess of Windsor the woman for whom a King gave up his throne was so years old on saturday she is reported to be convalescing in her Paris apartment Here Are some Little known facts and anecdotes about this fascinating woman twice divorced she carried a prayer Book at the wedding ceremony to the former King. No bouquet but a Lavender Orchid at her Waist Edward usually called her Darling Quot and on very rare occasions by the diminutive. Quot Dolly when honeymooning at an austrian Castle she was literally carried Over the threshold by Edward for Interior decoration As Well As in paintings she is very fond of a trompe l still life deception three dimensions painted on Flat surfaces in the Windsor a rented Paris mansion she had slogans painted or embroidered All Over an example i m not the Miller s daughter but Ive been through the Mill a she always disliked the Duke s fondness for Golf a because it left her a grass widow rather often she also never succeeded to get Edward to give up smoking which she called Quot a dirty habit Quot although already is years ago. Both she and the Duke had earned More than $1,500,000 from their writings not counting other properties and incomes the Windsor suite at new York s hotel Waldorf Astoria would be made available to other guests and their belongings a stored free of charge during any prolonged absence on their part or John Milliner to the famous Garbo Hepburn. Dietrich Rose Kennedy once told me that he was quite taken Back when the Duchess asked him the Price of a certain Chapeau she had selected before actually ordering it Carter s sister has kind words Washington was evangelist Ruth Carter Stapleton Jimmy Carter s kid sister told the Washington press club recently she thought her sister Gloria would probably love to ride her Honda Down Pennsylvania Avenue in Jimmy s inaugural Parade in All fairness it should be pointed out she was responding Doodna tiredly to a newsman s question she allowed As How Jimmy As president could t do much toward uplifting standards of morality on Capitol Hill except by setting a Good example in the White House she said there were other presidential candidates who would also set a Good example for the country when pressed she admitted she was thinking of Gerald Ford j amp j camper a used travel trailers 15 it. Holiday hut 17 it. Volunteer 18 it Nomad 20 it stare raft 20 it Pathfinder 23 it. Terry 26 it. Fan used fold outs 1972 common 1973 Storc Rah swing 1972 Aport 1975 for crop 1969 a it a a a to i camper la of la sales a service i is Sevok a Greem few re. Greens hero w-0054f6 20 6 in 1937 she was time Magazine s Quot Man of the year Quot in those Days it was quite rare for a woman to be featured in such a prominent position at a nightclub new year s party. Wallis and Edward once posed happily for a photographer wearing paper crowns like her late husband she always preferred other modes of travel to flying occasionally Edward had to Fly to meet his schedules in 1969 on the Day of their 32nd wedding anniversary. Edward had made a previous Date to Fly to Akron Ohio to visit an old Friend and industrialist. Tour his Dairy Plant and speak to a country club audience. The Duchess took a dim View of me leaving her on this special Day Quot he admitted then he hurried Hack to the Waldorf with a gift of atonement 32 containers of his Host s ice Cream a each a different flavor Quot the value of the Duchess autograph has gone up considerably Quot dealer Charles Hamilton told me. Quot it happened since the Duke died she s much less socially Active gets much less around a card signed by both used to be Worth Only 17 50 years ago now it fetches $45 to Iso at my Waldorf auctions. A Handwritten letter or note from the Duchess now brings $75 to $100.&Quot before Edward died in 1972 he chose to be buried at a Small cemetery at Windsor rather than St. George s Chapel where English Kings traditionally Are Laid to rest. The reason so that his commoner wife might eventually be buried at his Side in his new paperback Quot the drive for Power Quot Bantam Arnolda Hutschnecker m relates that the nazis considered Wallis Simpson ambitious enough to serve As a valuable Contact for them with Edward while he was still King Hutschnecker also described a 1940 Kidnap plot in Spain that was to result in the couple having fled there when France was overrun ruling As King and Queen of England once Germany had conquered it. Churchill sent the windsors to the Bahamas instead a where the Duke served As a popular governor general while Wallis did charitable work As a Volunteer after father s Day a pop please she Banka Dericard monday and tuesday Only open dad a Kelly revolving charge Toda i buy now make first payment aug., i with approved credit. These Are just a few of the Many specials available. 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