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dandy

Nautical a yawl or ketch
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The dandy, in the stern, with a careless look upward, tried with his foot to shove over the green leaves so as to cover the out-jutting butts of several rifles, but made the matter worse by exposing them more fully.
The paddlers, without command from chief or dandy, involuntarily obeyed, and with deep, strong strokes sent the canoe into the encircling darkness.
The Dandy, celebrating its 75th birthday this year, and The Beano, which will do likewise next year, are almost British institutions and it feels appropriate to celebrate these comics and their characters," he said.
David Marnane: runs Dandy Boy at York before a foreign campaign
It's the language in Dandy Dick that makes it stand out," Patricia points out.
Not hard to imagine what Dudley D would have thought of the Dandy in its dotage.
The print edition of the much loved comic will end on its 75th anniversary and will include a reprint of the first-ever Dandy, which went on sale in 1937.
But a series of relaunches in the past five years - including a switch to a fortnightly called Dandy Xtreme, and most recently a move in 2010 to introduce celebrity-themed comic strips featuring the likes of Harry Hill and Cheryl Cole - have failed to halt its circulation decline.
Illustrator Paul Davidson, of Whitley Bay, who works for American comic giant Marvel, said his entire career was inspired by his early memories of The Dandy.
Speaking about the sponsorship, Andrew Ellis, branch manager at Gibbs & Dandy, said: "We are delighted to be sponsoring the Newsome Panthers this season.
The Dandy''s contract also includes the distribution for all of the company's spring and summer goods from their garden related websites, Dandy's Topsoil and Dandys Garden Centre.
The Million-Dollar Dandy is an extensive collection of the finest bespoke clothing and footwear and available only to the world's elite.