Foreign News: Dollars & Hollers

Edward of Wales, toiling in St. James's Palace with scant public knowledge of the magnitude of his efforts, was again primed last week to deliver a constructive message to British businessmen. At the annual meeting of the Travel and Industrial Development Association of Great Britain and Ireland he revealed something of his method of work.

"I confess I was amazed to learn that overseas visitors to Great Britain spent £25,000,000 in 1934." declared H. R. H. "This figure is the same as the figure for the sale of wool in this country and only £3,000,000...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!