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National pride was to the fore when, on October 12, 1963, the ILN published an issue entitled
‘H.M. Queen Elizabeth. The First Ten Years Record Number’

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(Appendix List No. 167). It focuses on those features of her reign which were most significant under such varied titles as State visits, Commonwealth Tours, Political and Military highlights; Centenaries, Anniversaries and memorial occasions; women in the public eye; new projects and ventures; a decade of honours and distinctions;
industrial progress; British shipbuilding and aviation triumphs and achievements in the fields of sport and exploration Sir Charles Petrie’s essay ‘Eleven Years a Queen’ supplies a thought provoking commentary to the pictorial content of the issue and an eight page coloured section shows magnificent photographs of the Queen at her coronation, as a wife and mother and as sovereign of the Orders of Chivalry.
The coloured cover has a large photograph of the Queen in an oval frame against• a background of royal blue.
This is issue number 6480, vol. 243, pages 537-608, measuring 37 x 26 cm and priced at three shillings.

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