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fruiterer

Chiefly Brit a fruit dealer or seller
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It is organised annually by the seven City Livery Companies whose roots are in the food industry - the Worshipful Companies of Bakers, Butchers, Cooks, Farmers, Fishmongers, Fruiterers and Poulters.
As the Spirit of Christmas Present takes Scrooge through the snowcovered streets of London "the poulterers shops were still halfopen, and the fruiterers were radiant in their glory.
14) A purse theft at Gosforth Fruiterers, on Railway Street, North Shields, on October 14 at 1.
What happened to Dhanjees Fruiterers, Victoria Furniture Mart, Kapitans, that noisy Royal Tinsmith Company .
Local greengrocer Michel Roberts, of Roberts Fruiterers and Florists in High Street, said: "This year has been a very good one for plums and especially for the Denbigh plum.
In January 1909, just a few months after it opened, the Sydney Mail gave a glowing account of the travelling school, which the writer reported had joined the 'white-tilted vans of the west on lonely roads--the fruiterers, Indian skin-buyers and occasional European grocer.
The Worshipful Company of Fruiterers has also pledged 75,000 [pounds sterling] to the scheme in the next three years, and the Horticultural Development Company is putting up 50,000 [pounds sterling].
On our way to school we were often given bruised apples from either French's or Robinson the fruiterers.
Henry VIII ordered fruiterers to set up orchards in Kent.
The "handful," in short order, grew to "a great army of barbers, bootblacks, fruiterers and shoemakers," along with "about 400 persons employed in macaroni factories" and "many Italian watchmakers, bakers, confectioners, keepers of cafes and ice cream saloons, wine dealers, grocers, dry-goods dealers, and many in other businesses.
Arbenz left, and Guatemala was restored to a dictatorship made safe for the fruiterers.