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by Jim McCreadie
Sun May 26, 2019 5:03 am
Forum: Jokes & Fun Forum
Topic: More Laughs from Down Under
Replies: 0
Views: 1237

More Laughs from Down Under

A man smelling of Buckfast and cigarettes sat down on a park bench next to a priest. The man's tie was stained, there was red lipstick on his face and collar, and a half-empty bottle of vodka was sticking out of a torn pocket. He opened his newspaper and began reading. After a few minutes he turned ...
by Jim McCreadie
Sat May 25, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Computing & Forum related Issues
Topic: What's the ISD Code?
Replies: 2
Views: 2094

Re: What's the ISD Code?

Thank you. Here's hoping as it relates to payment to A&S Herald for Intimation.
by Jim McCreadie
Fri May 24, 2019 11:35 pm
Forum: Computing & Forum related Issues
Topic: What's the ISD Code?
Replies: 2
Views: 2094

What's the ISD Code?

URGENT! Is anyone able to advise the dial code to call from a UK landline telephone to an Australian mobile telephone? Thank you.
by Jim McCreadie
Fri May 03, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Jokes & Fun Forum
Topic: Smart Arse Answers
Replies: 4
Views: 418

Smart Arse Answers

SMART ARSE ANSWER 4 It was mealtime on a British Airways aircraft. "Would you like dinner?" the flight attendant asked a male passenger. "What are my choices?" the man asked. "Yes or no," she replied. SMART ARSE ANSWER 3 A lady was picking through the frozen chickens at a supermarket but couldn't fi...
by Jim McCreadie
Wed May 01, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: Jokes & Fun Forum
Topic: Frank - What a Guy!
Replies: 3
Views: 398

Frank - What a Guy!

A man walks out to the street and catches a taxi just going by. He gets into the taxi and the Cabbie says "Perfect timing. You’re just like Frank." Passenger : "Who?" Cabbie : "Frank Feldman. He’s a guy who did everything right all the time. Like my coming along when you needed a cab; things like th...
by Jim McCreadie
Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:57 am
Forum: Family Research (Genealogy) - Guest Posting Allowed.
Topic: Ship passanger lists
Replies: 8
Views: 3446

Re: Ship passanger lists

The Ardrossan & Saltcoats Herald of 16 Feb 1906 carried the Birth Notice of a female TAYLOR apparently born at "Eastfield", Gladstone Road, Saltcoats, father's forename listed as John. No details regarding mother.
by Jim McCreadie
Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:35 am
Forum: Family Research (Genealogy) - Guest Posting Allowed.
Topic: Ship passanger lists
Replies: 8
Views: 3446

Re: Ship passanger lists

Following data copyright South Africa War Graves Project provides an address in J/burg. It also indicates he was the youngest of the six children. In Memory Of TAYLOR, Robert Percy Howden Service Details - Age: 22 Date of Birth: 1922-05-21 Service No: 589430V Rank: Private Regiment: Royal Natal Carb...
by Jim McCreadie
Sun Nov 18, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Hypocritical China
Replies: 6
Views: 1703

Re: Hypocritical China

In addition to building artificial "islands" atop reefs to strengthen their claims to territorial waters in the South China Sea, China is now throwing around their weight in Papua New Guinea (PNG). Four officials from the Chinese delegation to APEC 2018 barged into the PNG Foreign Minister's office ...
by Jim McCreadie
Wed Sep 26, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: My Aussie Footie Team
Replies: 11
Views: 2759

Re: My Aussie Footie Team

Aye Hughie, the same could be said of Eagles fans regards crossing the Nullarbor, hopefully not for nothing!
Anyway, I'm a a Dockers fan :smt100 so I care little about the result.
by Jim McCreadie
Wed Sep 26, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: My Aussie Footie Team
Replies: 11
Views: 2759

Re: My Aussie Footie Team

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Well my team Melbourne Demons are out of competition.
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Sorry about that Hughie. It has been reported that, following the game, W.A. Police received 26 Victim Impact Statements from Demons fans //funny !
by Jim McCreadie
Wed Sep 19, 2018 3:03 am
Forum: Family Research (Genealogy) - Guest Posting Allowed.
Topic: Request for look-up 1911 Census - Ardrossan
Replies: 1
Views: 1935

Request for look-up 1911 Census - Ardrossan

Is any fellow contributor able to oblige and look-up the 1911 Census please? Searching for the McCREADIE family, possibly of 32 Barr Lane, Ardrossan. William (Father, approx 45 Years, born Ballantrae) and Elizabeth (Mother, approx 46 Years, born Catrine), sons William (25 years), Annie (23 Years), J...
by Jim McCreadie
Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:02 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Hypocritical China
Replies: 6
Views: 1703

Hypocritical China

This story really yanked my chain! China claims Swedish Police "violated the basic human rights of three Chinese citizens", who were denied access at a Stockholm hostel because they arrived many hours before check-in time. As one of the three became disruptive, Police were called to remove them. It ...