Jan. 25, 2019

Strange Stories UK The Baccarat scandal

Strange Stories UK The Baccarat scandal

Edward Prince of Wales is staying at Tranby Croft while attending the horse racing at Doncaster during September 1890. His entourage are enjoying the hospitality of a shipping magnate Mr Wilson. A game of baccarat results in allegations of cheating and a court case that was talked of around the world. Was sexual jealously behind the allegations and was the court case biased?