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Posted By: Betsy
18-Sep-14 - 07:29 AM
Thread Name: Whitby. Was it always in August?
Subject: RE: Whitby. Was it always in August?
Jovial Jim??? could that have been Jim the Fish from Hull. Loud singer good fun, he was good mates with all the Hull crowd Watersons , Ian Manuel, McGarry , Jil Pidd etc.

Good lad - he was easily recognised - he had a "water-cooled syrup" (his joke not mine) . He had a badly-fitting light coloured wig, underneath which, on occasions he used to sweat rather profusely and sweat would run down his forehead. Hence ....