21st birthday telegram (part 2)

Telegram from Prime Minister Attlee on the occasion of HRH Princess Elizabeth’s 21st birthday (page 2 of 2). Document reference: PREM 8/657.

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I earnestly pray that peace may attend Your ways and that God may grant Your Royal Highness happiness and health to carry through the great tasks which lie ahead. 

I beg to remain Your Royal Highness’s humble obedient servant, 


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