Soccer - FIFA World Cup 66 - Elizabeth Charlton - Ashington
Elizabeth Charlton, mother of England's footballing Charlton brothers Jack and Bobby, chooses a dress - appropriately a gold lame - at a local shop in Ashington, Northumberland, in readiness for what she hopes will be World Cup victory celebrations tomorrow night. Mrs Charlton, 53, will be at the World Cup final at Wembley and is convinced it will be a golden day for her boys.
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The Miracles of Saint Francis of Paola, c.1627-8 (oil on panel)
3077081 The Miracles of Saint Francis of Paola, c.1627-8 (oil on panel) by Rubens, Peter Paul (1577-1640); 110.5x79.4 cm; J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, USA; (add.info.: Famed for his miraculous healing powers, the Italian mendicant friar Saint Francis of Paola (1416-1507) was invited in 1483 to ChA¢teau de Plessis-lez-Tours by the dying King Louis XI of France (on the left with his royal court)
); Flemish, out of copyright.
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Duchess of Argyll in her Coronation outfit
The Duchess of Argyll (1912 - 1993), previously Miss Margaret Whigham and then Mrs Charles Sweeny, pictured in the dress she wore for the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey in 1953. The sheath-like, silver lame dress, encrusted with silver crystal and diamante embroidery was made for her by Victor Stiebel. Over it she wears the traditional peeress's robe of pure silk velvet banded with ermine. Date: 1953
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