wonder horse

She had always dressed as cowgirl Annie Oakley.

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She had always been interested in westerns, ever since she was a little girl. She had a big collection of cowboy movies and, of course, all the TV shows. She often sat with Mrs Tinge on the sofa to watch them. Until she became the Carnival Princess she had always dressed as cowgirl Annie Oakley for carnival events. She read Karl May novels in bed, before she slept.

NOT-TING-HAM THE WOND-ER HORSE NOT-TING-HAM THE WOND-ER HORSE Like a streak of lightnin’ flashin’ cross the sky Like the swiftest arrow whizzin’ from a bow Like a mighty cannonball he seems to fly You’ll hear about him everywhere you go The time will come when everyone will know The name of Nottingham the Wonder Horse Nottingham the Wonder Horse

Uncle Sandy had been tied up by the robbers, who were going to rob the bank. Nothing could stop them, but...

NOT-TING-HAM THE WOND-ER HORSE Like a streak of lightnin’ flashin’ cross the sky The time will come when everyone will cry The name of Nottingham the Wonder Horse Nottingham the Wonder Horse

In walked Nottingham, he cleverly untied the robbers and kicked Uncle Sandy to pieces. That'll stop 'em. Somehow everything was being repeated the wrong way round.

NOT-TING-HAM THE WOND-ER HORSE Like a streak of lightnin’ flashin’ cross the sky The time will come when everyone will fie The name of Nottingham the Wonder Hor...

A relay clunked and the window shutters slowly opened letting in the morning sunlight. Mrs Pearson opened her eyes, it had all been a bad dream, she saw Nottingham standing at the end of the bed.

She turned and wrapped herself very gently around Mrs Tinge. She thought to herself: I wonder what we did with Nottingham yesterday evening? Nottingham is probably asleep and so is Mrs Tinge; perhaps I can get another half hour's shut-eye.