An American newspaper is responsible for? the statement that among the many treai sures owned by Queen Victoria is a wonderful needle made for her in Buckinghamshire; The needle is a miniature of the Romarf column of Trajan, but instead of the exploits of Roman Emperors scenes in the lite of Her Majesty are depicted. One show! the Queen when a young girl at Tunbridge Well* .another scene is the coronation lb Westminster while a third shows the royal marriage Wiethe Prince Consort. The figures in all these scenes can only be made out plainly by the aid of a magnifying glass. The needle can also be opened/anf form, and air are adorned with miniature, figures m relief. Chicago Editor: "Are you the newreporter." Chicago Reporter: "Yes, B ™~ I m going to send you out to write up a. l e^' ng, „, E .?-S havo a, »y experience at weddlp g* f " Been married four times air."
Permanent link to this item
Page 4 Advertisements Column 2, Evening Star, Issue 10464, 6 November 1897, Supplement