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From: "Donald Massey" <>
Subject: Re: [CHS] Burgess Rolls
Date: Tue, 21 Jan 2003 19:08:21 -0000
Reminds me of a Flanders & Swan (ask your Father who they were) joke,
describing their townfolk as a "load of old burghers."
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> I wonder if the name comes from the German burg(h)ers?