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alcoholic drink made of pears, similar in taste to cider

Perry

1. Fred(erick John). 1909--95, English tennis and table-tennis player; world singles table-tennis champion (1929); Wimbledon singles champion (1934--36)
2. Grayson. born 1960, British potter. A transvestite, he won the Turner Prize (2003).
3. Matthew Calbraith. 1794--1858, US naval officer, who led a naval expedition to Japan that obtained a treaty (1854) opening up Japan to western trade
4. his brother, Oliver Hazard. 1785--1819, US naval officer. His defeat of a British squadron on Lake Erie (1813) was the turning point in the War of 1812, leading to the recapture of Detroit

perry

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(meteorology)
In England, a sudden, heavy fall of rain; a squall, sometimes referred to as “half a gale.”
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EITHER my Fred Perry daisy dress from the Amy Winehouse collection or my new 1940s style pea coat with a faux fur collar.
He also became famous for his range of sportswear which bears the Fred Perry logo and is still worn by young tennis players today.
Fred Perry, a British clothing retailer, has signed a three-year lease for 1,600 square feet at 110 Greene Street, between Spring and Prince streets.
Victory would see Murray become the first British man to win the Australian Open since Fred Perry defeated Jack Crawford in 1934.
3 Andy Murray is all set to launch his own line of clothing in the US possibly following the footsteps of fellow Wimbledon champion Fred Perry.
It's been a long time coming, 77 years, With lots of lows and plenty of tears, Nineteen Thirty Six with Fred Perry, Two Thousand and Thirteen with Andy Murray.
FRED PERRY would have been chuffed to bits to see Andy Murray win Wimbledon on Sunday, according to his grandson.
PORK pie hats, Sta-Prest trousers, loafers and Fred Perry polo shirts were the order of the day when The Specials returned to the North-east this week.
Pleaded guilty to stealing nine Fred Perry polo shirts from Debenhams on October 1.
ANDY MURRAY was only seven years old when Fred Perry died but it is a safe bet the Stockport great would have approved of the man who today will bid to end his reign as Britain's last male Wimbledon singles champion.
Brands include Diesel, Denham, Pretty Green, Victrinox, Lacoste, Luke 1977, Fred Perry, Weekend Offender, One True Saxon & Puma, Brands include Diesel, Denham, Pretty Green, Victrinox, Lacoste, Luke 1977, Fred Perry, Weekend Offender, One True Saxon & Puma, THIS week, Examiner paparazzo Dave Cowan, has been out and about on the streets of Huddersfield calling at: The Cherry Tree on the night that Huddersfield Town won promotion to the Championship.
com, 0845 450 9399 4: Men's beige canvas barrel bag, pounds 100, Fred Perry at House of Fraser, www.