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Tyneside humour

August 9th, 2016 (04:30 pm)

"Mind Dickie teks things varry literal. He's watchin' Ted Heath mekkin a speech at the Convarsative Conference when it was on the telly. "We must, we must" sez Ted "Wage war against poverty". So Dick gans strite oot and shoots a tramp."
---Dick Irwin and Scott Dobson, Geordie Laffs (Newcastle: Frank Graham, 1970) p. 9

Also posted at http://sir-guinglain.dreamwidth.org/2016/08/09/tyneside-humour.html.