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Resign, Sadiq! 'Mayor of Spin' Khan told to quit now...

AAD REPORTS 01/08/2021Bye Bye Baba Over recent weeks, the capital has been dubbed "Lawless London" following a wave of both fatal and non-fatal stabbings. On Monday, a man was repeatedly stabbed outside a Tesco in Brixton and was rushe... Open SmartNews and read "Resign,...[Read More]
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Rokeby: The past is present

AAD REPORTS 31/07/2021Rokeby stands out. Very few places I have visited have an equivalent halo of unparalleled character surrounding the history, design, and activities associated with this private home. The same family has owned this property for eleven generations...[Read More]
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List of 40 Horse Breeds

AAD REPORTS 30/07/2021Did you know that there are many different breeds of horses and ponies in North America? Horses first arrived in the 1500’s with Spanish explorers – and they’ve secured a place in our hearts and minds ever since. Here is are 40 of the most common horse...[Read More]
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1930's Postcards from Florida

AAD REPORTS 30/07/2021  Bayfront Park, Miami, FL circa 1935 Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, FL Blimp over Miami, FL Washington Palms, Miami, FL Flame Vines, Miami, FL Plane to Havana, Pan Am Clipper, Miami, FL Seminole Village, Miami, FL Osceola Indian Village,...[Read More]
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Movies Filmed In Utah

AAD REPORTS 30/07/2021Really cool interactive map showing the locations of films made in Utah. Visit the UTAH office of...[Read More]
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Thoroughbreds Win in the Long Run

AAD REPORTS 24/07/2021First published November 2015 - good for a catch up read.  In practical terms that the art market understands ~ auction prices have become divorced from every day reality. When the market announces a major sale of over $100 million dollars, the...[Read More]
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Rare Kentucky desk sells for $500,000

AAD REPORTS 24/07/2021First published 23 October 2017 The desk was built for Capt. John Cowan (1748-1823), a Pennsylvanian who helped survey land that is now Louisville in 1773. The next year, he was a founder of Harrodsburg, the state’s first town, and in 1784, he helped...[Read More]
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Brooks Cigar-Store Indian Sells for $61,500

AAD REPORTS 24/07/2021The Americana and international sale at Pook & Pook on May 21 in Downingtown, Pennsylvania, had a few predictable high prices for works long off the market, some household gear estimated at a few hundred dollars that brought several thousand, and a...[Read More]
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New Britain Museum of American Art

AAD REPORTS 24/07/2021 Situated in a rust belt town of New Britain CT, the New Britain Museum of American Art was born of an extraordinary legacy, as the Stanley Tool Company, now Stanley Black and Decker, supported the museum from its inception in 1903. In the 1940 when...[Read More]
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Images of the American Revolution

AAD REPORTS 02/07/2021Declaration of Independence, 1776 Today being the Fourth of July, this writer was reminded of a recent trip to the very fine Yale University Art Gallery in New Haven, CT. In addition to a panoply of Old Masters, French Impressionism and Hudson River...[Read More]
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