Interesting People from The Past…

Sir Harry Lauder… He began his working life as a Mill Boy in a flax spinning mill, and subsequently became a coal miner. He made his stage debut at Arbroath and his first London appearance at Gatti’s,┬áthus making his name in variety. He was knighted in 1919. Sadly, he died in 1950 at the good age of 80 years.

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a photographer, writer and blogger, a studio and press photographer since the mid 1960's, first published writings in 1974
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