Golden also played the role of auctioneer and good-humored arm-twister
for the day's culminating feature, an auction of donated goods and services and raffle items.
For the last few years there has been a persistent background noise at ascot - the sound of the late Bernard, Duke of Norfolk, spinning in his grave at the presence of all these foreign challengers lured to the inimitable occasion by Nick smith, the course's international arm-twister
role should be as an honest broker, not as a backstage arm-twister
Grattan Kerans, D-Eugene, who was then the chief arm-twister
and whip in the House.
An accomplished arm-twister
, he used his charm to persuade the great and the good to do their bit for his many causes.
The late Swifty Lazar, famous arm-twister
of A-list celebrities, made this a hot venue.
In a keynote speech, she will say: "Michael Gove's gang of arm-twisters
are travelling the country using threats to get primary schools to convert.
This is a conflict that is unlikely to be ever resolved without considerable international persuasion - and the United States should be chief among the arm-twisters
Of his eight newest Pioneers--a corps of volunteer arm-twisters
who have each raised at least $100,000--four have been implicated in serious political or financial scandals in recent years.