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crackerjack

mod. excellent; industrious. Fred is a crackerjack stockbroker, but his personal life is a mess.
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The ``Angels'' lineup, featuring the likes of Stephen Bogardus, Vicki Lewis, Burke Moses and Tami Tappan Damiano is crackerjack.
IT'S A CRACKER: Michael Aspel in his role as the host of Crackerjack and (right) series regulars The Krankies
10 Crackerjack DOUBLE: New Providence and Union Rose.
With Jamie Spencer claimed for Treasure Beach, Hayley Turner rides Wigmore Hall for Michael Bell, while running for Marco Botti is last year's Italian Derby winner Crackerjack King, who beat Afsare in a Group 1 in Italy before finishing fifth to Nathaniel in the Coral-Eclipse.
Welcome to crackerjack Britain, a place where unemployed people are forced to work full-time for no pay.
Crackerjack, Great Barr Evening Mail, October 20, 1969
Back in the days when Slade were storming the charts, they appeared on Top of the Pops, Crackerjack, Blue Peter and Cheggers Plays Pop.
Veteran entertainer BERNIE CLIFTON, 79, who rode a fake ostrich on shows like Crackerjack, will be a contestant on The Voice next year.
Louise Turnbull, 54, of Houghton-le-Spring, nursery nurse, said: "My favourites were Blue Peter, Jackanory, Crackerjack, and the Addams Family - I loved the monsters
The Crackerjack Kid' is the latest work of Penny Taylor Decker and provides the reader with an insight into the psyche of a young soldier who, after coming home from the Vietnam war, couldn't let the experience go.
The Krankies, both 57, are now semi-retired, but throughout the 1980s were fixtures on TV children's programme Crackerjack.
Far too humble a remark for a man who has been a newsreader and presented programmes of the calibre of Crackerjack (''Crackerjack
Durham, who is married to Victoria Wood, was a regular guest on children's TV show Crackerjack during the 1970s.
RANGERS moved up a gear to win their crunch Christmas Crackerjack clash 1-0 against Hibs at Ibrox - thanks to Ronald de Boer's goal.