H.R.H. Princess Margaret 24th August 1951 - Royalty
From the far corners of the Commonwealth came loyal greetings and best wishes to H.R.H. Princess Margaret on her 21st Birthday. Above is a photo taken by Mr Cecil Beaton, and which had royal approval, to celebrate the occasion.
Among the messages of greeting received by the Princess was a telegram from the Mayor of Bideford, Mr W H Copp, which read: "Inhabitants of ancient Borough, Manor and Port of Bideford, Devon, offer warm and respectful congratulations on this auspicious anniversary. - Copp, Mayor."