of Edward VIII
slightly worn photograph of the proclamation of Edward VIII in the market
place in January 1936.It would be just another 325 days untill they would
have to make another public proclamation for George VI.Edward VIII abdicated
on the10th December 1936 because of his marriage to Mrs.Simpson .This photograph
was taken for a press release of the time.
of the photograph reads 'Proclamation ceremony at Clitheroe the Mayor and
Corporation at the library on Thursday morning.'