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Issue #55

Coming shortly Next week (there’s nothing like looking ahead) will be August – the month when gentlemen don’t appear in Town. So if you’re slipping off to the country or Chiantishire or even to the costas you’ll need something to read, And we have another book coming out – the fourth in our collection of classics […]

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Issue #54

Old Harrovian ties Age hadn’t wearied them, even if the years and a number of other factors had contrived to condemn. What was remarkable, in truth, was how little we had all changed. A touch of avoirdupois here (remarkable how cotton shirts seem to shrink, with time), perhaps a hint of silver, there… But everybody […]

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Issue #53

Early to bed Publishing a day early this week – because some of us need to resort to trains and boats and planes to get to the Harrow by noon tomorrow (Friday). It promises to be a lively gathering, and the biggest massing of hacks on licensed premises since a Certain Gentleman, mistakenly believing that […]