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geoff love

Post by iowalan » Sun Aug 11, 2019 10:48 pm

anyone remember manuel and music of the mountains ...rodrigo guitar ..........i have had a listen and wow still good ....i believe he came from todmorden ...anyone confirm this ? great day saturday ...onwards and upwards UTC

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Post by cbx750 » Sun Aug 11, 2019 10:50 pm

He did come from Tod, was at the same school as my mum.
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Post by yorkyclaret » Sun Aug 11, 2019 11:45 pm

Think he came from Cornholme, mum said they were friends as kids, she lived in Cornholme.

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Post by RogerBest » Mon Aug 12, 2019 6:34 am

There is a blue plaque for him on his old house in Cambridge Street near Tod town centre.

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Post by The Enclosure » Mon Aug 12, 2019 6:52 am

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Post by ClaretTony » Mon Aug 12, 2019 10:24 am

I can remember him but I'd no idea he was from Tod

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Post by CleggHall » Mon Aug 12, 2019 11:00 am

Yes my parents and granny all Tod born frequently mentioned him. There wouldn't be many "men of colour" in Tod in the 1930s/40s.

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Post by Foulthrow » Mon Aug 12, 2019 11:11 am

Was he in Creme Brulee?

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Post by basil6345789 » Mon Aug 12, 2019 11:46 am

Well revered bandleader. Remember him well from my youth.

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Post by iowalan » Mon Aug 12, 2019 12:51 pm

thanks ....good to know my memory is ok ...UTC

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