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Abedi Pele - The Ghanian Pele

Abedi Ayew Pelé, (born Nov. 5, 1964, Ghana) Ghanaian player who was the only man to have won the African Player of the Year award three consecutive times (1991–93). 174 more words

Greatest Players

Private James Hercules Harold Anderson 1942

Sometimes tragedy occurred upon the return from the front and the dangers of war. James Anderson grew up in the Corryong area and was a well-regarded cross country jockey, riding regularly around the Towong circuit when war broke out. 452 more words

Un Weekend en France

J’adore la France, c’est une pays très beau avec la bonne nourriture et les gentilles personnes.

It helps that I began studying the language at the age of 14, have hosted multiple “Frenchies” during my high school summers and have also visited Paris twice. 766 more words

Private Charles Henry MACKIN 3846

Charles enlisted in July 1915 as a 26 year old jockey who had undertaken his three year apprenticeship at his home town of Mount Egerton… 563 more words


Nancy’s photo challenge this week is “Reflective surfaces“.

We loved this reflective covered area in Marseilles. It was a great public space to watch the street performers. 14 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge

Roman research - en Francais

Something a bit different for this Thursday’s review. I’ve been tidying the bookshelves of my office and four of my research texts in particular caught my eye. 1,005 more words


Perilous voyages

Sisters of Clewer’s Community of St John Baptist returning from working in India endured a scary voyage home, fearing attack from German mines:

April 6th, 1916… 205 more words

New Opportunities And Other Changes For Berkshire's Women