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John Foster
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To live well, to misbehave with style. . .
To live well, to misbehave with style. . .

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Seven Degrees of Sherlock Holmes - I missed this one Bernard Fox
Bernard Fox 1927-2016 He played Watson to Stewart Granger's Sherlock Holmes in 'The Hound of the Baskervilles' 1972 He was also in the Sherlock Holmes parody The Privat Eyes (1980) with Don Knotts and Tim Conway.

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Some more from Rustic Cabin Life
 While this would suggest a dog-trot cabin, I am not to agree. To me this looks like a small house attached to a barn, may be to make access to the animals easier in bad weather. The larger building is not chinked like the smaller cabin, nor are there any v...

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Will Ferrell will have competition-Gnomeo & Juliet, Sherlock Gnomes
Gnomeo & Juliet, Sherlock Gnomes

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George Orwell's other great work.
George Orwell A Nice Cup of Tea If you look up ‘tea’ in the first cookery book that comes to hand you will probably find that it is unmentioned; or at most you will find a few lines of sketchy instructions which give no ruling on several ofthe most importan...

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Art in the Blood
If you have followed this blog for more than a week you well know that I love art work involving Sherlock Holmes and the 'lighter side' of the Canon. So get this book was a real treat because I have always loved Scott Bonds treatment of the Canon. This book...

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Jeremy Brett in St Louis
During the early 90's Jeremy Brett made an appearance in St Louis to promote Masterpiece and the new episodes of Sherlock Holmes. The Harpooners of the Sea Unicorn helped host the event and provide a good display of Sherlock Holmes stuff. For many of us it ...

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Wonderful old photos from Rustic Cabin Life
I follow Rustic Cabin Life on facebook and it is a treat of great cabin photos. These photos were taken by Coleman Ogg a traveling photographer from around 1880-1940. Mostly of Kentucky and the Southern Mountain Region. Enjoy. Wonderful photos.  Although we...

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This just in, especially for Mid-West fans of the Hound
The Lyceum Theatre in historic Arrow Rock will be performing 'The Hound of the Baskervilles' this August, 5 - 13. This is a small regional theatre held in an old church. I have been to several plays here and it is a great venue. Contact info. Lyceum Theatre...

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Life is good, life is great.
Just spotted this today at the newsstand. A little pricey but I got one anyway.

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Because it's Friday and you deserve it. . . .

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