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alumnus

Chiefly US and Canadian a graduate of a school, college, etc.
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And it was I who knew the combination at a glance, after years and years, when the fateful whim seized Raffles to play once more in the Old Boys' Match, and his will took me down with him to participate in the milder festivities of Founder's Day.
As for Raffles, he appeared to me to feel far more compunction for the fable which he had been compelled to foist upon one of the old masters than for the immeasurably graver offence against society and another Old Boy. This, indeed, did not worry him at all.; and the story was received next day with absolute credulity on all.
By an odd coincidence, however, a mysterious but magnificent donation of a hundred guineas was almost simultaneously received in notes by the treasurer of the Founder's Fund, from one who simply signed himself "Old Boy." The treasurer happened to be our late host, the new man at our old house, and he wrote to congratulate Raffles on what he was pleased to consider a direct result of the latter's speech.
Just as 'twas gettin' serious, and the old boy and the mob was going to pull 'em off the coach, one little fellow jumps up and says, 'Here--I'll stay.
ST MARGARET'S Old Boys Football Club has been crowned winners of the Liverpool Old Boys League following a superb 5-2 victory over Collegiate Old Boys.
ALAN Fletcher's unbeaten 44 steered CCC to a 58-run victory over Eaga Old Boys in the Just Sport Cup.
ELLAND Boys' Brigade Old Boys are getting together for a touching reunion.
Spanned over 2 days, the event was attended by a large number of old boys of the School coming from every corner of the country and abroad.
FOOTBALL NEWELL'S OLD BOYS v BOCA JUNIORS 11.30pm NEWELL'S Old Boys were nowhere near their best when drawing 0-0 away to Boca Juniors in last Thursday's Copa Libertadores quarter-final, first leg clash but they can march into the last four with a home victory today, writes Dan Childs.
THE Holly Lodge and James Watt Annual Old Boys' Dinner will be held at the Clarendon Suite, Stirling Road, Birmingham, on May 10.
NOSTALGIA was in the air when 18 Old Boys of the former Middlesbrough High School who were evacuated to Teesdale during World War Two met for their annual reunion lunch at the Baltimore Hotel, Middlesbrough, on Saturday, September 24.
CARDIFF side Kratos Titans beat Whitchurch High School Old Boys 52-17 in the final of the 62nd Old Penarthians Sevens at Penarth last night.