1904: The first performance of James Barrie
's Peter Pan took place at the Duke of York's theatre in London.
Barnsley-born Betts - full name James Barrie
Betts - also played for his hometown team before joining City.
There was a Peter Pan pageant to mark the occasion and the story's author, James Barrie
, famously sent a telegram addressed to "Peter Pan, Sefton Park", telling Peter to "behave himself and grow no bigger".
Will Ray was excellent in the role of James Barrie
as he sang and danced, was sad and happy.
In 1904, James Barrie
's play ''Peter Pan: The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up'' opened at the Duke of York's Theater in London.
In the back of The Night Gardener, I included an author's note detailing the writers that most directly inspired my story: Ray Bradbury, Washington Irving, James Barrie
and Frances Hodgson Burnett.
Other contributors include Thomas Hardy, Rudyard Kipling, Sir James Barrie
and Edith Wharton.
Bolano relates these influences through a series of dream journeys, in which he meets such writers as Vallejo, Borges, Boethius, Baudelaire, Sir James Barrie
, Manuel Puig, Stendhal, Gabriela Mistral, Nicanor Parra, Walt Whitman, Archibald MacLeish, Carson McCullers, Ana'is Nin, and Philip K.
The discussions spilled over to the general public and even authors like James Barrie
and Rudyard Kipling became involved.
* James Barrie
, author and creator of Peter Pan said, "Life is a long lesson in humility." Humility includes being faithful to promises, policies, claims and commitments even when it is difficult.
He wrote: "From the first moment I saw him, Mossadeq became for me the character Lob in James Barrie
's play Dear Brutus.
The familiar story comes from Sir James Barrie
's tale of Peter Pan, the boy who refuses to grow up.