Royal Christmas 1941 - Montana
England's Royal Family to Celebrate Today with One.Small Family Party of previous years, this year there 'will be only a small one decorated decorated by the -princesses with leftover leftover ornaments. The surprise element element will be eliminated from j gifts, which will hang unwrapped •on the tree—part of the paper( paper( LONDON," Dec/24. (U.R)—Two, Edward'arid Princess Alexandra l saYin S campaign. ' will be the most.j They will sit down in the early Q ueen -^ - * ~ J * ~ » ' •—"-V .Ti*.* kj^Lr *-»•*-*« 11 J.JJ. ll-Lts C«-l LY P nzed S^t in.the Christmas stock-; afternoon to a dinner composed ing of : p "ncess Margaret this year^ j of rationed items planned around oranges, a rare treat in!a 20-pound turkey and a Christ- 3 Britain were found by I mas pudding reputedly made by ^ Elizabeth after a longithe queen. No fruit or nuts will search and were carefully hidden top off the meal. These items \ A "WSTT S c o OTn*icf-m r»c» c-it-»*T^-^?e-/%Pn>*«"l-.«-TT-« T, — -. ^ _T. !_-_*•» <-^ id*™*? as a Christmas surprise for j have been unobtainable Margaret. They are .her favorite;months.. Toasts will be drunk in the gifts will be useful, including including khaki gloves and scarf knitted by the princesses for "daddy." Because Christmas is also her birthday-—she'll be five—Princess Alexandra will get a double ra- of presents, but-few will be iruit. Margaret's meager I wine from the king's Christmas i Pleted cellar. gift typifies the celebration! Chief event of the reatly de- pro- The rest of the day's program includes tea, when Elizabeth will pour, and an ordinary evening — be is it ,- - c ei ~-. , . . . J> y- • . , throughout Britain, the third'war-1 gram will be the king's world I dinner - As a special treat the ' m. This is understood to be a non-political Christmas tended. time Christmas in England. Deli-i ftr °adcast scheduled for three p. Processes' bedtime will be ex- cacies t which have become scarcer during the past'year, have about reached the vanishing point. iwith no - The royal family will celebrate!"The broadcast will Christmas with just one small ting's study, with message —• — references to the war. j WATER. FOB SOLDIERS be from the * SAN FRANCISCO (UP.)—A sur- the others lis- vey made by the Ninth Zone con- witn just one smaiij^-^s^ stuuy, wun tne otners as- vey maae oy tne i\mth Zone con^ ; family party "somewhere in theitening in the rmeen's drawing structing Quartermaster of army i country," .instead of. the huge j room. | establishments of 15,000 or more i family gatherings formerly held Before dinner the family will! men in the ninth area show daily ' gal- y con- - ' at SandriD ?ham. This year's "fam- attend church. After the broad-| consumption of 12,455,769 ily " W ' U C0nsist of the kmg, cast the party will goto the prin- 1 ions of water and a totalJuly con- queen ' the two Princesses,- the cesses' drawing room for the dis- sumption of 281,379,821 gallons, jduke aid duchess of Kent, Prince [tnbution of gifts. as much as a city of 204 142 in- _ — ' ^ co " tra ^ to the tail trees habitants would consume.