Spic and Span


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Spic and Span

brand of household cleaner. [Trademarks: Crowley Trade, 546]
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Taiwan News spoke to the company founder Benjamin Chua, who received a Social Progress award for Spic and Span at this year's Asia Pacific Social Enterprise Summit (APSES) in Kaohsiung.
If would be nice to have these roads too in spic and span condition.
Our Homes Most of our homes are now spic and span A good environment to bring up your clan As a child brought up in a very old house with a coal fire Believe me it left a lot to be desired Most houses now do not have an open coal fire And our coal man has long since retired Our grandchildren hardly know they are born Living in nice houses and always warm With our fitted carpets and our polished floor Just like our neighbours next door With a fifty inch television and each with a computer What will our children acquire in the future?
SPIC AND SPAN: The neat, light and airy Queen's Ward at the Women's Hospital in Catharine Street, 1932
* YOUR bathroom will be spic and span with this set of three baskets in cream and grey, pounds 35 from House of Fraser.
LICHFIELD District Council is urging residents and visitors to make a New Year's resolution to keep the city "spic and span".
Simon Jones went back to the shop floor to see what his army of cleaning staff do - and plans to spend the next year making sure his nine hospitals are kept spic and span. As chairman of the Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust - one of the biggest in the UK - Mr Jones aims to get first-hand experience as a cleaner to highlight the importance of clean hospitals in the fight against infections.