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Lloyd

1. Clive (Hubert). born 1944, West Indian (Guyanese) cricketer; captained the West Indies (1974--88)
2. Harold (Clayton). 1893--1971, US comic film actor
3. Marie, real name Matilda Alice Victoria Wood. 1870--1922, English music-hall entertainer
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I had recorded a Marie Lloyd song and she asked me to sing it to her.
And he paints pictures of characters like playboy goalkeeper Leigh Richmond Roose, who sat on his own crossbar and whose affair with music hall star Marie Lloyd made them the Edwardian Posh and Becks.
Rachel will be playing the role of Marie Lloyd, dubbed the "Queen of the Music Hall" when they perform at The Library Theatre in Birmingham, and admits that it will be a major change from the normal bloodsoaked productions.
As for the two young grass-skirted girls in Hawaiian costume, one may be Queenie McManus who also danced on roller skates and gave impressions of old time music hall stars such as Vesta Tilley and Marie Lloyd.
The winner will receive pounds 500 in high street vouchers and a professional photography package worth more than pounds 500 courtesy of Wrexham-based award-winning professional photographer, Marie Lloyd.
Many music hall stars trod the boards of the Empire stage, from Little Tich, the man with enormous feet to George Formby Senior and Marie Lloyd to Harry Lauder.
In 1953, she proved a hit playing music hall star Marie Lloyd in Our Marie for BBC TV.
Back then, audiences lapped up variety stars such as Sir Harry Lauder, Will Fyffe, Marie Lloyd and Ella Retford and a succession of novelty turns, like jugglers and animal acts.
We were really excited to hear about (her making the Olympics),'' said Marie Lloyd, who hired Burrell to work at the gym.
CHER "singalike" Marie Lloyd is a pro act who also appeared on the show as Edith Piaf.

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