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Posted By: GUEST,Georgina Boyes
30-Nov-09 - 05:12 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Golden Vanity Variants
Subject: RE: Golden Vanity Variants
To sort out a minor point from a 1999 (!) posting on Sir Walter Raleigh. He was executed, but not by hanging. As was invariably the case for someone of his social standing at the time - he was beheaded.