Iconic weddings: Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh The wedding cake was certainly fit for royalty, reaching nine-feet high and weighing 500 pounds. One tier was saved for the christening of the couple's first child, Prince Charles.
Sad ~ A penniless mother hides her face in shame after putting her children up for sale. Chicago, My husband's late mother actually had this happen in the depression. She and her brother ended up in an orphanage. It is so sad!