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by Jabod2
Sun Nov 06, 2016 7:21 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Penguin-Bashers: Did They Really Exist or Were They a Myth?
Replies: 79
Views: 8209

Re: Penguin-Bashers: Did They Really Exist or Were They a Myth?

Intriguing to hear the story behind the stories. In my time there was a tale of a junior being threatened in Shelley Wood resulting in 'tooled up' (hockey sticks featured) Housie mob rushing of to confront an bunch from Muntham. The tale I heard recounted that a six footer bluecoat drew a line and i...
by Jabod2
Thu Nov 12, 2015 1:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: St matthews day and Mid B 1972
Replies: 61
Views: 13669

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Steve will be relieved to know that he is to be remembered for introducing Mid B to chip butties .... I don't remember the cannabis incident, (probably pre-senile dementia, or senile dementia more likely) it obviously didn't knock his acedemic career off course. There were other cannabis incidents ...
by Jabod2
Thu Feb 06, 2014 6:53 pm
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: Your nickname
Replies: 130
Views: 12993

Re: Your nickname

Milt surely came from a seaman homonym 'Milt is the seminal fluid of fish, mollusks, and certain other water-dwelling animals who reproduce by spraying this fluid which contains the sperm, onto roe (fish eggs)' - or was that too intellectual for pupils? Certainly many others were far from subtle!
by Jabod2
Sat Nov 19, 2011 5:44 pm
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: Your nickname
Replies: 130
Views: 12993

Re: Your nickname

huntertitus wrote:Horsham staff list early 1969 Pot Bevan, B*gger Haydon, Ping Vincent Smith... Some teachers were referred to with their first name and not a rude nickname, like
Pop Bevan, Chunder Hayden, Instant-Smith, Basil Gregory, Tom Keeley.

Milt for Seaman. Spewsome for Newsome.
by Jabod2
Sat Nov 19, 2011 5:30 pm
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: Your nickname
Replies: 130
Views: 12993

Re: Your nickname

huntertitus wrote:Just remembered another

BO Shippen

Why BO?

B.O.
Ah - the punishment of turning his sleeping bag inside out to air after a misdemeanour on a Scout camp was very severe...