Jack Tar


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Jack Tar

Now chiefly literary a sailor
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I struggled with these questions and then--after I wrote my dissertation but before I wrote "Jack Tar in the Streets"(1968)--I came upon the US edition of The Making of the English Working Class.
JACK TAR: Life in Nelson's Navy, by Roy and Lesley Adkins, published by Little, Brown; pounds 20.
Examples of stanzas for Lord Nelson, Tosspot, the Miser, Jack Tar, and Lord Collingwood can be found in Figure 2.
By encouraging the wealthy and the working class to worship together, Polk ensured that "two diverse elements of Southern society, the miscreant Jack Tar and the genteel cavalier, shared the same religious space" (72).
He reads with enthusiasm and easily glides from the voice of an old jack tar to one of a cultured gentleman.
David Lynch's "Blue Velvet." These clever lecture scenes are supplemented by key authentic locations: in a rowboat watching Bodega Bay explode in Hitchcock's "The Birds"; tiptoeing in and around rooms 771 and 773 of the former Jack Tar Hotel in San Francisco deconstructing the toilet in Francis Ford Coppola's "The Conversation"; and watering an Illinois garden nominally matching "Blue Velvet's" bucolic suburbia.
'Damme, but the French shall see,' sang the down-to-earth heroic stereotype Jack Tar in the latter show, 'What is English Liberty ...
Again the four restaurants and two bars at the all-inclusive resort of Jack Tar Village ensure that a Cuba Libra is never more than an arm's reach away.
Again the four restaurants and two bars at the all-inclusive resort of Jack Tar Village ensures that a Cuba Libra is never more than an arm's reach away.
On a March weekend in 1978, about 100 people gathered at the Jack Tar Hotel in San Francisco at the behest of then-Advocate publisher David Goodstein.
Allegro Resort operates Jack Tar Village and Club on the Green (Playa Dorada, Puerto Plata), Playa Grande (Playa Grande-Maria Trinidad Sanchez), and Allegro Resort Bavaro (Bavaro).