Duke of Windsor victim of Australian fans

By Ian Warden
Updated April 23 2018 - 8:57pm, first published February 18 2014 - 3:00am

Sixty years ago this week (in 1954) Her Majesty the Queen was in Canberra and, as reported in Monday's column about royalty-crazed Canberrans' bad behaviour, was sometimes not amused. She cried out ''Oh, don't!'' when extreme female royalists pelted her with roses and when one of the roses hit her in the face.

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