1959 royal visit wel­comed by Mayor Jack Thomp­son

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ES­TEEMED GUEST: With dozens of on­look­ers both on the ground and on the roof of the then COD fruit shop in Wills St (where the Com­mu­nity Corrections of­fice is now), Mayor Jack Thomp­son wel­comed Princess Alexan­dra for her Au­gust 25, 1959, visit. The princess is framed in this photo by the door of one of the two Rolls Royces flown in for the visit.

PHOTO: CON­TRIB­UTED

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