Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Boogie Woogie Comes to the Local Dance

Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Boogie Woogie Comes to the Local Dance

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Boogie Woogie comes to the local dance halls BOOGIE Woogie, the latest craze from New York, was proving popular in Middlesbrough dance halls. "It is a highly-syncopated form of piano playing which can be used to send the jitterbugs as fast as any swing orchestra," it was explained.

New Thornaby school to include playing fields THE building of a new school at Thornaby to take 880 children should start before the end of the year Thornaby Education Committee heard.

The new school was planned to be built at Thorntree Road and would include playing fields.

Workmen on strike after shop steward dismissed AT Thornaby's Vulcan Iron Works two sections of workmen were on strike over a wages complaint and dismissal of a shop steward. Eleven fitters and six moulders were involved in the strike over their shop steward who was dismissed for holding a meeting about wage reductions during the lunch period.

Unemployed man builds model ship AN unemployed Stockton man had found a novel method of spending his periods of enforced leisure when not searching for work. …

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