Johnstone


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Johnstone

(jŏn`stən), town (1991 pop. 42,731), Renfrewshire, W Scotland. Industries include flax and cotton mills in addition to engineering works. Chemicals, machine tools, and shoelaces are also manufactured.
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'Never Too Late to Mend;' 'Love Me Little, Love Me Long;' 'Christie Johnstone;' 'Peg Woffington;' and then, later, 'Hard Cash,' 'The Cloister and the Hearth,'
In this month I devoured all the 'Waverley novels,' but I must have been devouring a great many others, for Charles Reade's 'Christie Johnstone' is associated with the last moment of the last days.
Agnes and Catherine Johnstone were invited to take tea with some friends at Lowton last Thursday, and I gave them leave to put on clean tuckers for the occasion."
Johnstone, an Englishman, in 1885, and that in 1886 their only child was born, Elizabeth.
Having survived fierce fighting during the Battle of Saint Valery-en-Caux in northern France as part of the 51st Highland Division in June 1940, James 'Jimmy' Johnstone, then 19, was taken prisoner.
The organisers of Johnstone Gala Day said they're delighted with the fabulous turnout from people in the town.
By JOSEPH CHAPMAN With Albion joseph.chapman@reachplc.com SAM Johnstone says he will remain a presence on social media, despite recent criticism from West Brom fans.
SAM JOHNSTONE has hit back at critics online, telling fans 'it must look so easy from where you sit'.
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Steven Kelly, 45, pounced on James Johnstone during a birthday party at a flat in Annan last October.
In a competitive opening period it took 20 minutes for Rockcliff to break the deadlock when Henry Cotton turned the ball over and raced in to score under the posts - giving Rhys Johnstone a simple conversion to open a 7-0 lead.