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The building was decorated for the visit of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip, the Duke of Edinburgh, when they visited Palmerston North 6-7 January 1954. The Royal Civic dinner was held in the Rosco tearooms on the 2nd floor. C M Ross Co. Ltd was one of the foremost department stores of Palmerston North and operated in The Square from 1883 until it was sold to Milne and Choyce in 1959.

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2009P_DIGITALCOPY_CMROSS_2156
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C M Ross Co. Ltd at night during Royal visit
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Digital Photograph Collection. A175/237 C M Ross interviews
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IMCA Digital Archive

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4 The Square, Palmerston North
Date
January 1954

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Palmerston North City Library

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