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Stellar State Visits – The Eighties

Housekeeping: Reminder that we are off on Monday for the U.S. Labor Day holiday. We will have an Open Post on Tuesday for anyone who wants to talk about the Sweden/Germany State Visit and will be back Wednesday with a new Bits. For those in the northern hemisphere, enjoy your last bit of summer. To… Continue reading Stellar State Visits – The Eighties

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Stellar State Visits – The Sixties

The vote is in and the consensus is that the British State Visit to the Netherlands - with half that extensive Dutch vault on display - is the Handbag fifties favorite. Next decade, please. The sixties. Swinging London. Carnaby Street. Revolution in the streets. Against this backdrop, we also had some utterly stupendous state visits… Continue reading Stellar State Visits – The Sixties