Dinner of the Napoleon Club

Grandes_Armes_Impériales_(1804-1815)The Prince-Abbot yesterday hosted a private dinner of the Napoléon Club in central London to mark the anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo. The Napoléon Club is a dining club originally founded by the Prince-Abbot whilst at Cambridge, and exists both to commemorate the First and Second French Empires and to support the cause of their restoration. Members wear a special necktie bearing the Imperial arms. The principal toast was to the memory of His Imperial and Royal Majesty Napoléon I, By the Grace of God and the Constitutions of the Empire, Emperor of the French, King of Italy, Protector of the Confederation of the Rhine, Mediator of the Helvetic Confederation.

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