Tag Archives: East Riding of Yorkshire

Hovering in the thermals…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s wrinkled old black and white snapshot is the one of me and Screaming Jay Hawkins playing a hand or two of whist with a couple of toffs in the Carlton Club in St James’s, London, … Continue reading

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Thanks for coming…

But first… Dulltown UK: Today’s Sir Arthur Conan Doyle quotation is from The Adventure of the Illustrious Client: Watson: Both Holmes and I had a weakness for the Turkish bath. It was over a smoke in the pleasant lassitude of … Continue reading

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A picture of the wind…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s random dictionary words are: allerion, pennill, swissing, ventose, ianthine, and replevy. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. Extra marks will … Continue reading

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Hm, I think I’ll give it the title ‘Radiant Statuette’…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s unusual pencil sharpener is the one shaped like the sound of a trumpet. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I just came across an old piece of paper with a list of a few titles of works from The East … Continue reading

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In the corner shop…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s smell, which covers the whole city, is that of manure. They spread it on the land in the East Riding and the winds bring it across for us. (East Riding) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here’s another picture from … Continue reading

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