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The Skipper

Surprising Snippets 7: Known to his children, who were all devoted to him, as “The Skipper”, Vahd William Tobin was known always as Bill. According to his son Peter (who himself became very well-known in southern Africa as a broadcaster … Continue reading

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The Inspirational F.C.Selous.

Surprising Snippets 6: Let us face it, biographies can be boring. Especially when the biographer relies on his academic reputation and merely distils the work of previous biographers. The subject needs to be fully understood and the writer needs to … Continue reading

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Frontiersmen have always been found in the most unlikely places

Over the years the Legion of Frontiersmen has never been short of Chaplains. Particularly in London, churches have been keen to offer their places of worship as the official Frontiersmen church. One could suggest that the priest or minister has … Continue reading

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