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R. I. P. John Richards
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Penny
2021-04-28 14:22:11 UTC
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John Richards, self-confessed pedant and founder of the Apostrophe
Protection Society, born September 17 1923, died March 30 2021

There is a lengthy obituary in the Telegraph (someone kindly sent me a copy
to avoid the pay wall)
<https://www.telegraph.co.uk/obituaries/2021/04/24/john-richards-self-confessed-pedant-founder-apostrophe-protection/>

The one from a Washington Post writer is free to view here:
<https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-world/john-richards-bulwark-for-the-apostrophe-against-grammatical-barbarians-dies-at-97/>
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Penny
Annoyed by The Archers since 1959
tiny hadron
2021-04-29 12:04:14 UTC
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John Richards, self-confessed pedant and founder of the Apostrophe
Protection Society, born September 17 1923, died March 30 2021
God bles's.
BrritSki
2021-04-29 12:12:57 UTC
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Post by Penny
John Richards, self-confessed pedant and founder of the Apostrophe
Protection Society, born September 17 1923, died March 30 2021
God bles's.
Hes wiv de angel's.

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