Lord Brooke, later 6th Earl of Warwick
Lord Brooke (Leopold Guy Francis Maynard Greville, 1882-1928) who married Miss Elfrida Marjorie Eden on 29 April 1909 at St Margaret's Church, Westminster. He fought in the Boer War and was a war correspondent during the Russo-Japanese War. He became 6th Earl of Warwick on 15 January 1924.
© Mary Evans Picture Library
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Goodbye - A dapper gent breaks the bad news to his partner
'Adieu' - A dapper gent breaks the bad news to his partner. Painting by the Czech artist Alexander Jakesch (1862 - 1934). He appears to have tried to soften the blow with a bunch of flowers - now discarded dramatically across the harpsichord! Date: circa 1850s
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
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Caricature, two Princes and John Hollingshead, manager
Caricature, two princes (Prince Albert Victor and Prince George) and John Hollingshead, manager, at the entrance to the Gaiety Theatre, London. They may enter if accompanied by their father (Edward, Prince of Wales), but not otherwise.
© Terry Parker / Mary Evans Picture Library
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