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Instructions on Flying the Union Jack

Inventory Number: 15234
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Brief Description: Typed instructions on flying the Union jack, taken from 'Whitaker's Almanack-1961'
Instructions are typed in black ink on thick white paper.
paper has a water mark featuring a deer above the letters 'L & F, H, Kent'.
The dates 'March 31st' and 'May 24th' have been crossed out in blue ink.
Paper has three holes in left edge from a hole punch.
Paper is held in a plastic sleeve.
Primary Inscriptions: 'The Union Jack An extract from Whitaker's Almanack - 1961 Days for hoisting the Union Flag on Government and Public Buildings (from 8 a.m. to sunset). February 6th (1952) Her Majesty's Accession February 19th (1960) Birthday of Prince Andrew March 10th (1964) Birthday of Prince Edward March 31st (1900) Birthday of the Duke of Gloucester April 21st (1926) Birthday of Her Majesty the Queen April 23rd St. George's Day (in United Kingdom only) with the flag of St. George inferior. May 24th Commenwealth Day June 2nd (1953) Coronation Day June 10th (1921) Birthday of Duke of Edinburgh June 10th Queen's official birthday (1961) August 4th (1900) Birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother August 15th (1950) Birthday of the Princess Anne August 21st (1930) Birthday of the Princess Margaret November 12th Rememberence Sunday (1961)
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Paper
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
340 230 1 mm

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