I began to occupy my house on the 4th of July, as soon as it was boarded and roofed, for the boards were carefully feather-edged
and lapped, so that it was perfectly impervious to rain, but before boarding I laid the foundation of a chimney at one end, bringing two cartloads of stones up the hill from the pond in my arms.
Wearing a shimmering yellow feather-edged
gown, Dame Shirley couldn't avoid the rain either but despite the downpour, she kept on singing with a big smile on her face, much to her fans' delight.
In total 111 planks were stolen - it was feather-edged
timber which had been treated especially for all weathers.
Another neighbour, who also wished to remain anonymous, said that eight 5ft feather-edged
fencing panels had been taken from the house where the cleaner was working on Saturday night.
Inject energy into evergreen planting schemes with ivory-white tulips such as the classic feather-edged
White Parrot, long- stemmed lily-like tulip White Triumphator and elegant Spring Green that slightly feathered petals each with a bright green central band.