William D B Curry and Frederick I Pitman, rowers
William D B Curry and Frederick (Freddie) Islay Pitman (1863-1942), rowers. They both took part in the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race of 1884, Curry as stroke for Oxford and Pitman as stroke for Cambridge.
late 19th century
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Advertisements from The Illustrated London News, 1896
A page of advertisements from The Illustrated London News, 18th January 1896. Products promoted include Halford's curry powder, Callard and Bowser's butter-scotch sweets for children and Butler's musical instruments. Wigs, Cuticura soap, Fox's umbrellas, Trench's immediate and permanent relief from epileptic fits and Merryweather's water supply to mansions also feature. Date: 1896
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Colombo - The Bristol Hotel
Colombo, Sri Lanka (Ceylon) - The Bristol Hotel, boasting the "Best Cuisine in the East - Curries a speciality"
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
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