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The 1925 season one of the most disappointing in the history of the U.S. Thoroughbred

“From every conceivable angle the turf season of 1925 was one of the most disappointing in the history of the thoroughbred sport in this country. The year did not develop one outstanding champion and in the class of horseflesh, such as it was, there was no vestige of form. 620 more words

Horses Of Yesteryear

Pompey Memes At Northampton

I hate work. I love away days. Combine them together? You can knock off from work at midday to travel to a midweek away game not too far away! 1,223 more words


What A Difference A Week Makes

What a difference a week makes.

Our team yesterday was almost unrecognisable from the one that lost to Rotherham last weekend and this was the first time this season that we’ve actually looked the better of the two teams on the pitch.  889 more words


Pompey Memes At AFC Wimbledon

It seems every time I buy a train ticket no sod checks it, I just know the one time I don’t buy one, some idiot will slap me with a hefty fine.  997 more words


Bk 1.xxxiii 1-3 solecisms

Soloecism ( Gk. soloikismos) had described imperfect Greek usage. The term was appropriated, together with the structures of Greek grammar, into formal descriptions of Latin.  Joseph Farrell addresses the political and social aspects of this matter, so I’ll quote him on the sub-text to ‘solecisms’. 582 more words

Ancient And Medieval

Pompey Remembers

A Pompey Remembers Commemoration will be held in the Guildhall Square, Portsmouth on Saturday September 9, starting at 10am. 114 more words


Pompey Memes At Wigan

If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to go to a festival,  go queue up for an hour, then after queuing once, go and queue again. 850 more words