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flyman

(ˈflaɪmən)
n, pl -men
(Theatre) theatre a stagehand who operates the scenery, curtains, etc, in the flies
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Crane was at the gate, and the flyman had stood up on the box.
When the proof of that journey was obtained from the flyman, the evidence would be complete.
Others include Jimmy the Flyman, who is said to haunt the areas above the stage, Gordon the old Stage Door keeper and, perhaps the most unusual spirit, a little Pekinese dog believed to be the dog that Rino Pepi brought here in 1907 who has been seen running around the theatre.
A Conversation About Regulatory Relief and the Community Bank," speech to the 24th Annual Flyman P.
His recent half-length defeat at Leicester suggests the ability is still there and this looks an ideal opportunity despite jockey bookings suggesting that Flyman is the yard's number one hope.
Sosman and Landis, an early adopter of counterweight technology, had developed a system in which the arbors were between the flyman and the stage.
Another Wise Kid isn't a blistering front-runner either, while Flyman is another who will feed off pace rather than create it.
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Flyman (1997), who carried out a study on the role CS play in the maintenance of communication in a classroom, proposed translation tasks to motivate the use of CS, since these give rise to the highest number of compensatory strategies.
Oranic rap groups have such names as O1 Dirty Shame, Mc Ghost, Killa Dox, Flyman, Lord Squad, Jiggy and Black Eyes.
7th - 280 - Diamond Poppy 4, Puppy 3, Lady Bugz 2, Rose Hip 2, Dylans Mama 1, Flyman scr.
20 1 EBN ARAB (USA) P Hanagan (4-5 Fav) 2 Flyman (7-2) 3 Birdman (IRE) (11-4) Tote: win PS1.