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The following week’s number, March 22nd 1879 no. 2075 vol. 74, may also be considered a special wedding number. (Appendix List no. 9.) It completes the series of engravings of the wedding ceremony and has additional sketches of wedding gifts, the crowds and the departure of the couple for Claremont. The matt cover is in blue with exactly the same wedding design as the previous number with the exception of the bridal medallion and the words ‘Wedding Number’

The pages number 261-284; the issue measures 42 x 30 cm and cost sixpence. It contains a 2 page supplement showing the marriage of the Duke of Connaught and Princess Louise Margaret of Prussia at Windsor next page >>

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