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  •  It occurs to me that the reason FlgOff Dean (3+ / 0-)
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    shortfinals, musiccitymollie, semiot

    was nicknamed 'Dixie' might escape some of your non-UK followers.

    It is not (directly, anyway) related to the US South, but is rather a reference to the great Everton centre-forward and presumably relates to FlgOff Dean's scoring prowess.

    •  Indeed so! One of Pops favourite footballers.. (0+ / 0-)

      ....and scored many goals with a ferocious header! (Pop also kept a scrapbook of cuttings from the Football Post, and other newspapers).

      'Per Ardua Ad Astra'

      by shortfinals on Sun Jan 27, 2013 at 05:45:22 PM PST

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