By John Branfield
While a celebration of ten schoolchildren are taken on a trip to Lanhydrock, a 17th-century nationwide belief condominium in Cornwall, they're all wanting to write tales concerning the residence and its previous. John Branfield used to be runner-up for the 1980 Carnegie Medal with "The Fox in Winter".
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See Markham, Beryl Clutterbuck, Charles (father), 913, 21, 2627, 37; as racehorse trainer, 11, 15, 24, 28, 44, 48 Clutterbuck, Clara (mother), 1112 Clutterbuck, Richard (brother), 1112 D Delamere, Florence ("Lady D"), 16, 22 Delamere, Lord ("D"), 10, 16, 37 E Earhart, Amelia, 59 East African Airways, 44 elephant hunting, 4547 G Grierson, John, 49 H Hatton, Denys Finch, 29, 39, 4041, 45 horses: Camsiscan, 22; Coquette, 24; Wee MacGregor, 15, 16; Wise Child, 35, 37. See also Pegasus horse training, 11, 15, 24, 28, 3132, 35, 37, 44, 48, 59 J Johnson, Amy, 49, 59 K Kibii, 15, 17, 24.
By this time, Beryl figured, she had logged a total of two thousand hours in the air and a quarter of a million flight miles. For several months, Beryl worked as chief pilot for Air Cruisers Limited. She also visited her six-year-old Page 49 son, Gervase, who still lived with his grandmother. One day she ran into an old acquaintance from Kenya, a man named John Carberry. Carberry was disagreeable and gruff, but he had money and influence, and Beryl knew he could be useful to her. One evening, at a dinner party, he made her an offer.
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