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maryportfuncity

Posted 26 July 2014 - 06:10 PM

View Postcharon, on 26 July 2014 - 12:01 PM, said:

Pulp Western author JT Edson

http://www.telegraph...n-obituary.html

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In 1984 the Labour Party protested about the characters in JT’s Ladies: they included a gunslinger called Roy Hattersley (then the party’s deputy leader) and his sidekick Len Murray and three desperadoes named Alex Kitson, Alan Fisher and David Basnett — all of them well-known trade union leaders.

charon

Posted 26 July 2014 - 04:10 PM

View PostWhitehouse, on 26 July 2014 - 10:35 AM, said:

Author Bel Kaufman died at the age of 103. Could have been posted in two threads.

''Up the down staircase'' was far from what I had hoped for :(

charon

Posted 26 July 2014 - 12:01 PM

Pulp Western author JT Edson

http://www.telegraph...n-obituary.html

Love the

Quote

In 1984 the Labour Party protested about the characters in JT’s Ladies: they included a gunslinger called Roy Hattersley (then the party’s deputy leader) and his sidekick Len Murray and three desperadoes named Alex Kitson, Alan Fisher and David Basnett — all of them well-known trade union leaders.

Whitehouse

Posted 26 July 2014 - 10:35 AM

Author Bel Kaufman died at the age of 103. Could have been posted in two threads.

Bibliogryphon

Posted 22 July 2014 - 12:52 PM

American author Thomas Berger dies at 89

Guest

Posted 21 July 2014 - 07:25 PM

The author of Helter Skelter Curt Gentry has died at 83 http://www.nytimes.c...?ref=obituaries

Dr. Zorders

Posted 21 July 2014 - 05:07 PM

View PostDeath Impends, on 21 July 2014 - 04:31 PM, said:

I had no idea Tripod websites still existed.

Angelfire is still up too. Believe it.

Spade_Cooley

Posted 21 July 2014 - 04:44 PM

"Val Biro" is also an anagram of "A Bovril".

Death Impends

Posted 21 July 2014 - 04:31 PM

I had no idea Tripod websites still existed.

Bibliogryphon

Posted 21 July 2014 - 12:37 PM

View PostToast, on 21 July 2014 - 12:32 PM, said:

View PostBibliogryphon, on 21 July 2014 - 11:12 AM, said:

Val Biro sadly died on 04th July 2014

However apart from Wikipedia and an entry on his website an obit does not seem to be forthcoming.

I did love Gumdrop as a c...

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