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Noun1.James George Frazer - English social anthropologist noted for studies of primitive religion and magic (1854-1941)James George Frazer - English social anthropologist noted for studies of primitive religion and magic (1854-1941)
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James Frazer Richardson, 27, of Pottery Walk, Thornaby, disqualified from driving for 20 months, fined PS230 and ordered to pay PS258 costs for drinkdriving.
Then consultant James Frazer said Jack might be helped by a procedure which would give him a 60 per cent chance.
The choicest morsel here derives from one correspondent from Chorley in 1902 who, clearly under the influence of Sir James Frazer, writes: The rhythmic movements and fantastic gyrations of the dancers are a modified survival of a heathen war dance (p.
Two Welshman will be teeing it up at Lumine Golf Club, in Tarragona, with Swansea's James Frazer, who turned professional 12 months ago after a season which he finished second to Rhys Pugh in the European Amateur Championship and sixth in the World Championship, joined by Wrexham's Garry Houston.
James Frazer was the next best placed Welshman in tied 20th on level par, while Cornish-based Rhys Enoch finished tied 41st.
Labour leader Sir Albert Bore adopted a tone similar to that of the Dad's Army character, and fellow Scot, Pte James Frazer who forever warned 'We're Doomed', when he told the press that ''it's the end of local government as we know it''.
Perhaps some small consolation for Shufflebotham, winner of the Welsh Amateur Championship at Royal St David's just a week before, was the fact that two of his countrymen Rhys Pugh and James Frazer filled the top two places in Ireland.
Bale is in joint 11th on 143 and Pugh tied for 20th, a stroke further back, but James Frazer, Richard Bentham and Welsh champion Jason Shufflebottom all crashed out.
Despite all these achievements, what has forever cemented him in the national consciousness are the two immortal words that he regularly uttered as the lugubrious Private James Frazer in Dad's Army - "we're doomed.
It was funny when Private James Frazer said it in Dad's Army.
The headliner of the pair, James Frazer Stirling: Notes from the Archive, is at the Yale Center for British Art, and is drawn from the architect's enormous archive--nearly 40,000 drawings in addition to countless documents, photographs, models, and other ephemera--acquired by the Canadian Centre of Architecture in 2000.
Scottish actor, who played Private James Frazer in Dad's Army.