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Vernon Castle

(1887—1918) ballroom dancer


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Castle, Vernon [real name Vernon William Blyth] (1887-1918), ballroom dancer

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WRIGHT, Ronald (William Vernon) Selby (1908 - 1995), JP; Minister Emeritus of the Canongate (The Kirk of Holyroodhouse), Edinburgh, and of Edinburgh Castle (Minister, 1936–77); Extra Chaplain to the Queen in Scotland, 1961–63 and since 1978 (Chaplain, 1963–78); Chaplain to The Queen’s Body Guard for Scotland, Royal Company of Archers, 1973–93, Hon. Member, since 1994

THOMSON, (Francis) Vernon (1881 - 1953), of Dodd, Thomson & Co., Ltd, Chairman of the King Line, Ltd, London; Chm. and Managing Director of Union-Castle Mail SS Co., Ltd; Chairman of Bullard, King & Co., Ltd; Chm. of London and Thames Haven Oil Wharves, Ltd; Principal Shipping Adviser and Controller of Commercial Shipping, Ministry of Shipping, subsequently Ministry of War Transport, 1939–46; Chm. of Tramp Shipping Subsidy Committee, 1935, 1936 and 1937; Chairman of Tramp Shipping Administrative Committee, 1935–37; President of the Chamber of Shipping of the United Kingdom, 1936–37; (Hon.) Assistant Director of Ship Management Branch, Ministry of Shipping, 1918–21; and Vice-Chairman of Ship Licensing Committee, 1919–20; Chairman of London General Shipowners’ Society, 1928–29; Chairman of Baltic Mercantile and Shipping Exchange, 1931–33; Chairman of Documentary Committee of the Chamber of Shipping of the United Kingdom, 1923–35; Member of the Committee of Lloyd’s Register of Shipping since 1927; Member of Council of King George’s Fund for Sailors since 1938; Hon. Life-Governor of Royal National Lifeboat Institution, 1938; Hon. Treasurer, Royal Alfred Merchant Seamen’s Society; Mem. of Cttee of Management of HMS Worcester

 

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Stage performers. America's premiere dance team at the turn of the twentieth century, the husband and wife duo popularized ballroom dancing and instigated a dance craze in Europe and North ...

Subjects: Dance — Music.


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