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york girl

4th August 2009, 23:15
film title TOFT starring JG should contain some reference to time.
Also Once the longest one,by it's old name (7,6)
any help appreciated
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jimc

5th August 2009, 00:51
Hi.

The answer to the second clue might be "Martius mensis" which was the name for the month of March in the Roman calendar. It had 31 days (longer than most other months) until Julius Caesar promoted some of the other, lesser months to also have 31 days.

JimC
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fred

5th August 2009, 00:55
To Jim C-how do you know such things your knowledge is encyclopaedic?
Regards
fred
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jimc

5th August 2009, 00:58
'fraid not Fred.

The odd thing is ... I'm sure that I recently posted this exact same answer to another thread (same question) on this forum but I cannot find the other thread (or post) now. It seems to have been deleted.

JimC
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jimb

5th August 2009, 01:04
Fred

JimC, I'm sure, is not an encyclopaedic?, I am sure he is as straight as you or me


Regards

JimB
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fred

5th August 2009, 01:06
JIM C ah right -still I would never have got that answer.Do you do any regular cryptic crosswords - I am still waiting to repay your help re Guardian prize crossword?
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jimc

5th August 2009, 01:13
Huh? What are you saying?

I'm sure you said earlier that the cheque's in the post...

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fred

5th August 2009, 01:15
JIM B - are you following me through each thread? I told you before I can only be your friend(since the operations)I have given you advice concerning you hand movements -what more do you want (two pages of A4 should suffice) and I am sure JimC knew what I meant we are not all as one tracked minded as you (unfortunately(
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fred

5th August 2009, 01:17
Jim C -it must have got lost in the post
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harrhy

6th August 2009, 00:01
The thread is well named. JimC your original reply was at the end of July:
http://www.crosswordsolver.org/forum/18759/time

and I think the question had been asked a few times before that as well!
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