The next morning, he rang me to say his wife liked Pippa but felt perhaps they needed another syllable, like Tupperware.
Jim Ingles favoured this and went home, highly delighted, to discuss it with his wife.
1940: Started in cashier's office, British Celanese Ltd. Spondon.
March 1994: Aged 69, became company secretary of the Long Eaton Masonic Hall Ltd and Cleve Catering Nike Zoom Clear Out 2017 Company, both part time until 2004.
WHEN I was a child, I attended Draycott Council School. I left at Easter 1939 and worked in Jardine's Lace Factory, Victoria Mills, Draycott, for about a year.
2011: Aged 86, now finally retired main interests include gardening, photography and amateur dramatics, latterly with Arcade Players at Chatsworth Centre.
April 1943: Joined Royal Air Force, aged 18. During training period became part time member of RAF "Out of the Blue" Concert Party with Rodney Hesse and Jimmy Wheeler, of Wheeler and Wilson.
October 1982: Took early retirement, re called part time until 1985. Became churchwarden of St Michael's, Breaston. After more than 50 years, I have become the longest serving member of Breaston Parochial Church Council.
March 1946: Unable to audition for Alexander Korda Scholarship to Royal Academy of Dramatic Art due to illness. Posted "Sick on Shore".
Flags flew and band played on April 1 1943 when George joined the RAF
May 1977: I was diagnosed with cancer of the colon, aged 52. Following a Nike Lebron Ambassador
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In Bygones next week, George goes from schoolboy to war veteran in a matter of years, sharing entries from his war time diary.
Derby Technical College three evenings a week for three years, obtaining the British Institute of Management Certificate in Industrial Admin.
regrettably, I was not offered a single "share" in this enterprise, we became a leading supplier for some years. When George Davis was with Pippa Dee, I was invited to a number of promotional functions where I was privileged to meet, among others, Martin Shaw, Peter Bowles, Ian Lavender, Peter Davidson, and Kenny Dalglish. We also attended Spring Fashion Shows, in Paris, and Autumn Shows In Cologne and Dusseldorf.
End of 1943 to June 1945: Member of 640 Halifax Bomber Squadron 4 Group, under command of "Bomber" Harris.
March 1954: Joined Peter Kirkland Limited as company secretary. Later, following a series of takeovers, became production director (1960), sales director (1964) and managing director (1966). Customers included Littlewoods chain stores and mail order, Kay's, Evans, Dorothy Perkins, Co op and Tesco. Along with fellow directors from Halle Models, I attended a meeting at a pub in Elford, Staffordshire, at which Jim Ingles and Maurice Linnel intended to launch their Party Plan, with our assistance as suppliers. They wanted a girl's name beginning with "P". They had considered Polly Parties, Patty Parties and so on. As my youngest daughter was named Philippa, known as Pippa, I suggested Pippa Parties.
So, as Simon Dee was popular at the time, she added Dee and Pippa Dee Parties was born.
August 10, 1952: Aged 27. Married Audrey Pamela Burton at St Michael's Church, Breaston. We now have two daughters, four grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
June 1945: Transferred to Royal Navy, Fleet Air Arm (Seafires and Fireflies). Posting to Aircraft Carrier bound for Far East. Japan surrendered same day.
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Later, we were among George Davis' first suppliers when he launched his fashion business, Next. On many of these trips, I met many well known and interesting people, including David Niven, Ted Ray, David Hockney, Andre Previn and the inimitable Joyce Grenfell who, on the occasion of our silver wedding, gave me a specially inscribed copy of the book "George, Don't Do That".
August 1946: Invalided from Navy with rheumatic fever, aged 21. Indeterminate pension (10 shillings per week, for two years only). Returned to British Celanese/Courtaulds until 1954. I became a leading player in the Celanese Theatre Group. We shared our group secretary with the Derby Little Theatre Company and at parties with Derby Cine Club we met Paul Schofield, John Osborne, Pamela Lane, John Dexter and John Pritchard, who later conducted the London Philharmonic. During this period, I attended Nike Zoom Gp 1
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