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  • On the accession of the latter to the throne, Andrew Stone was appointed treasurer to Queen Charlotte, and attaching himself to Lord Bute he became an influential member of the party known as "the king's friends," whose meetings were frequently held at his house.
  • Immediately after the accession of the Emperor Francis Joseph all the concessions of March had been revoked and Kossuth with his colleagues outlawed.
  • But during the regency, after Henry VI.'s accession, Beaufort was successful, and in 1426 became cardinal and legate.
  • In 1503 he welcomed the accession of Julius II.
  • At the very time of Leo's accession Louis XII.

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