ASHBURN, Va. (WUSA9) -- The birth of the royal baby has captivated people around the world. One local is remembering her "royal" experience over 60 years ago.
Anne Walker, who lives at Ashby Ponds retirement
community, attended the June 2, 1953 coronation of Queen Elizabeth
She flew to London to join some college friends who had planned to
attend the coronation ceremony.
Anne recalls the rainy morning on June 2,
1953. She and her friends played Liars' Dice on the sidewalk until the parade
When the procession reached them, they grabbed their
cameras and starting taking photos.