Nation: Company from Britain

Not all innocents abroad are U.S. tourists by any means. This week, heading the royal road show out of London, Prince Charles and Princess Anne will wing into Washington direct from a two-week tour of Canada for their first U.S. visit. The object, as the White House and Buckingham Palace rather cloyingly put it, is to bring the young people of the two nations together. As the official guests of Tricia Nixon and David and Julie Eisenhower, the royal pair will be treated to a barbecue and swimming at Camp David, a baseball game at Washington's Robert F. Kennedy Stadium, a...

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