Gilbert Burgers With the Works
(burgers, beet, carrot, cheese, eggs, gherkin, hamburger bun, lettuce, ketchup, mayonnaise, onions, tomato)
Apple Hill Cake
(apple, baking soda, cinnamon, eggs, flour, nutmeg, vegetable oil, salt, sugar, walnut)
R U Chicken
(flour, chicken, cayenne, vegetable oil, black pepper, rice, milk, paprika, salt, cornmeal)
Harrow School was founded by John Lyon in 1572 to educate the sons of the yeomen of Harrow. But, by the time its present library was built in the early 1860s, its net had long been cast much wider. In fact it had become one of the most prestigious – and expensive – schools in the England.
Harrovians who have achieved fame are legion. Here are just a few of them:
• Monarchs including King Hussein of Jordan and Faisal II, the last King of Iraq.
• Prime ministers including Spencer Perceval (the only British Prime Minister to have been assassinated), Robert Peel, Henry John Temple (3rd Viscount Palmerston), Stanley Baldwin, Winston Churchill and Jawaharlal Nehru.
• Lesser parliamentarians including Leopold Amery, Sir Thomas Dyke Acland, Eric Lubbock and Keith Joseph.
• Military men including Richard Saunders Dundas and Lord Alexander of Tunis.
• Writers including Anthony Trollope, Lord Byron, John Galsworthy, Terence Rattigan, John Mortimer and...
'Knock About Comics' British Legend
Knockabout grew out of Hassle Free Press, the UK publisher of Gilbert Shelton's Freak Brothers and Fat Freddy's Cat titles as well as British work from creators such as Hunt Emerson and Bryan Talbot and importer and distributor of underground comics. They have published works by Robert Crumb, My Troubles With Women, R. Crumb Draws the Blues, R. Crumb's America. In the 1980s 14 issues of the eponymous Knockabout anthologies were produced.
Knockabout has frequently suffered from prosecutions from UK customs, who have seized work by creators such as Robert Crumb and Melinda Gebbie claiming it to be obscene.
They currently have a diverse catalogue of titles and, with Top Shelf, have published volume three of Alan Moore's The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knockabout_Comics
Knockabout Comics is a UK publisher and distributor of the finest underground and alternative comics. Founded in its first incarnation in 1975 by...
In the nineteenth century the owners of the great pastoral estates in the Mid North played the role of the English gentry. They employed people, funded local churches and charities, led local and state political life and contributed to the growth and functioning of their communities. They were all very wealthy men. Here is a brief story of William and John Browne. They grew up in England of modest means but they both studied medicine in Paris but were examined in Edinburgh. William arrived in SA in 1839 and his brother John and sister Anna arrived in 1840. William farmed for Joseph Gilbert of Pewsey Vale in his first year. Anna later married Joseph Gilbert in 1848. In 1843 they jointly acquired Booborowie run. They took out other leases at Streaky Bay and in the South East. By the 1850s they had extensive tracts of freehold land at Booborowie, Mt Gambier and Buckland Park near Two Wells and they had more leaseholds in the Flinders Ranges (Arkaba and Wilpena Stations). They became...