Dun Laoire Golf Club members

If your photos or images do not fit into a specific catagory, please post them here.

Dun Laoire Golf Club members

Postby johndle » Sun Oct 03, 2010 9:47 pm

The Lady in this Pic must have been well got

Image

Uploaded with ImageShack.us
User avatar
johndle
In the Bold Member Corner
 
Posts: 514
Joined: Tue Apr 06, 2010 11:53 am
Location: Arklow via Pearse Park Sallynoggin

Re: Dun Laoire Golf Club members

Postby farmboy » Sun Oct 03, 2010 10:17 pm

Great pic Johndle but they must,ve all left their trousers into the same dry cleaners and got them back shrunk! :o :D
Walter Mitty is NOT a figment of my imagination.
User avatar
farmboy
Skies are Blue
 
Posts: 2301
Joined: Fri Oct 13, 2006 10:46 pm
Location: Rochestown Avenue

Re: Dun Laoire Golf Club members

Postby grammer » Mon Oct 04, 2010 12:23 am

hahahahahahaaaaaaaa- the top golfing fashion of the day no doubt-- :D :D :D
they all look like Sir Arthur Askey :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
Jolly old whockey sticks chaps and all that
the lady could have been Lady Miranda Forsyth-Gardiner-Fitzgerald
sent from my PC and typed on a keyboard (old fashioned black colour) using three fingers
User avatar
grammer
The Spoon
 
Posts: 5330
Joined: Sat Mar 20, 2010 12:30 am
Location: 7th rock from the sun

Re: Dun Laoire Golf Club members

Postby Strum » Mon Oct 04, 2010 12:28 pm

grammer wrote:the lady could have been Lady Miranda Forsyth-Gardiner-Fitzgerald




:lol: :lol: :lol:
User avatar
Strum
Administrator
 
Posts: 9750
Joined: Sun Aug 06, 2006 8:03 pm
Location: Sallysupermarket, Thomastown.

Re: Dun Laoire Golf Club members

Postby Enviro500 » Mon Oct 04, 2010 8:59 pm

Very funny Farmboy.. but I think the lady is Mrs. Fitzgibbon-Fitzmaurice-Csstletownshend....the Tea lady !!!
User avatar
Enviro500
Executive Member
 
Posts: 786
Joined: Sun Nov 01, 2009 9:37 pm
Location: AYLESBURY U.K.

Re: Dun Laoire Golf Club members

Postby Toss » Tue Oct 05, 2010 12:15 pm

johndle wrote:The Lady in this Pic must have been well got

Image

Uploaded with ImageShack.us


Strange goings on there ......

Looks like the gentleman to her left is thinking about 'getting her' ...... mmmmm, I say Doris !
While the gent 2nd from right has dropped his white stick and still refuses to stop his game of pocket billiards.
Worst of all though is the spiv with the dark sports jacket 2 left of M'lady .... he's thoroughly enjoying his game of squash the midget :lol:

No doubt freemasons every one :P
According to Myers-Briggs, I'm a "ENTJ-a"....
User avatar
Toss
Skies are Blue
 
Posts: 2040
Joined: Wed Mar 24, 2010 3:48 pm
Location: A figment of your imagination

Re: Dun Laoire Golf Club members

Postby Holla » Tue Oct 05, 2010 12:40 pm

O yes their all after having a great day while the likes of many of our grandmothers worked in their big houses cleaning
and cooking for buttons and maybe grandad worked the garden
User avatar
Holla
Somewhere over the rainbow
 
Posts: 1333
Joined: Wed Sep 15, 2010 8:03 pm
Location: The borough

Re: Dun Laoire Golf Club members

Postby Rocker » Tue Feb 28, 2012 8:21 pm

Just looking at this old post and Holla, my mother and I worked in many a house doing housework for various very well off people in Blackrock in the 50's and 60's and do you know they really had no idea just what kind of life we ( the ordinary people) were living and the subject never arose- we were just there to clean. But we had the oppoprtunity to read good books and appreciate fine art (as we dusted). No experience is ever wasted!!
I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.
William Allen White
User avatar
Rocker
Globetrotter
 
Posts: 6401
Joined: Wed Dec 21, 2011 12:29 pm
Location: The Rock

Re: Dun Laoire Golf Club members

Postby Sputnik » Wed Feb 29, 2012 4:03 am

Rocker, I love your positive spin on everything. You are dead right when you say no experience is ever wasted.
I used to do odd jobs for an 'oul wan' in Vesey Place. Always had to enter through the Basement door.
Every Saturday morning I had to fill about 30 coal buckets in the Mews and take them by wheelbarrow up close to the house, below the Conservatory. This made it easier for the maid to fetch coal during the week.
One Saturday I was told to take out some rubbish including some books that were being thrown out. One of the books was on Sex Education. Well, I can tell you, we didn't have that book in the Christian Brothers Library in Eblana Avenue. I pocketed it and took it home. Had to hide it, of course, but very quickly got a reputation of knowing how 'babies are made' around the street and school. I was only about 10 at the time. This made me curious for more information on this subject so I used to go into the adult Library and peruse all the related books there. All went fine until my father received a letter from the Head Librarian summoning him to the Library. I was duly barred from the adult Library for reading "inappropriate material for a child" and had to spend the next few years contenting myself with The Cat in The Hat and suchlike.
Sorry that this is slightly off-topic.
Waken me for meals.
User avatar
Sputnik
Advanced Member
 
Posts: 348
Joined: Sun Oct 22, 2006 11:31 pm
Location: Sydney, Australia.

Re: Dun Laoire Golf Club members

Postby Rocker » Thu Mar 01, 2012 3:34 am

Great story Sputnik. I love when people go off topic, that's when the fabulous quirks of life emerge. We had a great librarian in Blackrock and she was really interested in what we read as children and ordered any books she could for us. I often pass her house and she is always sitting reading on a chair outside her hall door(weather permitting). She must be in her eighties but with a brain as sharp as a twenty year old.
I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.
William Allen White
User avatar
Rocker
Globetrotter
 
Posts: 6401
Joined: Wed Dec 21, 2011 12:29 pm
Location: The Rock

Re: Dun Laoire Golf Club members

Postby Denis Cromie » Thu Mar 01, 2012 12:26 pm

What has this got to do with Dun Laoghaire Golf Club members,I don't know, but I love it. As you both say experience is never lost and so much can be learned from Librarys. :D :D
User avatar
Denis Cromie
Ex-Chief Chocolate Enrober
 
Posts: 3012
Joined: Tue Aug 18, 2009 10:57 am
Location: Greystones

Re: Dun Laoire Golf Club members

Postby Strum » Thu Mar 01, 2012 3:06 pm

Haha Sputnik! :D
User avatar
Strum
Administrator
 
Posts: 9750
Joined: Sun Aug 06, 2006 8:03 pm
Location: Sallysupermarket, Thomastown.

Re: Dun Laoire Golf Club members

Postby MickR » Thu Mar 01, 2012 11:54 pm

What do you call that white garden block with legs in the photo? They were everywhere in the 60s and 70s, cant say Ive seen any for years. It sort of says please dont thread on the grass.
If two wrongs don't make a right, try three.
User avatar
MickR
Regular Member
 
Posts: 81
Joined: Wed Jul 23, 2008 8:54 am
Location: South East Of Dun Laoghaire


Return to ALL PHOTOGRAPHS.



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

cron