Ranji gives his house at Staines, ' Jamnagar ' as a hospital The Prince of Wales
Ranji gives his house at Staines, ' Jamnagar ' as a hospital
The Prince of Wales Hospital.
Ranjitsinhji Vibhaji, Maharaja Jam Sahib of Nawanagar GCSI, GBE (10 September 1872 - 2 April 1933) (known as K.S. Ranjitsinhji, Ranji or Smith during his career) was an Indian prince and Test cricketer who played for the English cricket team. He also played first-class cricket for Cambridge University, and county cricket for Sussex. Legendary batsman
Many devices which will make work easier and speedier the farmer, smallholder
Many devices which will make work easier and speedier the farmer, smallholder and the man with the back garden where demonstrated by the Royal horticultural Society at Wisley, Surrey today. Many of the appliances are at present "for export only" but it is hoped that soon they will be available to enable the home gardener and farmer to play a stronger role in the nation's battle the food.
Picture shows: the Easi-Digger a device for attachment to surveyed or fork to combat the danger of the lumbargo and kindred aches.
16 April 1947
Peter Pan and little Ann at home at Tree Tops. Miss Pauline Chase, now Mrs Alexander
Peter Pan and little Ann at home at Tree Tops.
Miss Pauline Chase, now Mrs Alexander Victor Drummon, has always been closely associated with Peter Pan, the Barrie character which she played yearly from 1906 till 1913 so it is not surprising that she has called her house at Farnham Common " Tree Tops " which ie of course the private address of the " boy who wouldn't grow up " in th famous play. She has also called her baby girl Ann which is the nearest one can get to Peter Pan in a feminine name.
27 July 1922