The Argyll Scandal


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Margaret Whigham Sweeney Campbell was the most notorious tabloid figure of her day. Her divorce from Ian Campbell, Duke of Argyll, would be the longest and costliest divorce in British history until that point, and would help usher in the all-too-modern tabloid trend of tearing scandalized women apart.

Listen to Margaret, Duchess of Argyll - In Her Own Words (BBC Archive) for more.

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