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The term Marketeer is used to describe individuals, typically persons or groups of persons dressed in Red Fluffy jackets and having a Chuffin‘ Good Time!! Often engaged in drinking activities that involve all kinds of fun!!

 
     
 
Marketeers Carnival Club Bridgwater EST 1960
Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never, in nothing, great or small, large or petty – never give in.
 

1963 The club disbands
This was to be the only break in the club's history and was due to some of the stalwart decided this carnival was OK, but perhaps it might be the time for a little serious courting. Although not the sole reason, it had the affect of drastically reducing membership to the degree that running a viable club was a sheer impossibility.
In terms of financial solvency they still had a bank accounts open with the trustees, at least something to try and get back with in 1964.

Last updated 10-12-12


Taken from the book
THE HISTORY OF MARKETEERS CARNIVAL CLUB 1960 - 1980 WRITTEN AND COMPILED BY DAVE STONE
With grateful thanks to Bob Chidgey, Lyn Gore, Andy Bawden, John Williams, Malcolm Wills, Chris Hocking and Gerrard Dunster
Without whom this book would not have been possible
Transferred to the web By David Kirk Jnr (Jones)
 

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