James Crichton

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Scottish man of letters and adventurer (1560-1582)

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HISTORICAL SCENE: Alfred Priest's The Admirable Crichton (1927-30).
Works including Quality Street and The Admirable Crichton soon established him as a major talent and by the time he was 30, he was well on his way to becoming a millionaire.
If you're looking for an honest, hard-working builder who doubles as the Admirable Crichton, I think I've found him.
Fawcett - the man at the centre of the probe into the sale of Royal gifts - has been offered a pounds 100,000-a-year role at the society party organisers, The Admirable Crichton.
In a castle on picturesque Clunie loch was born reputedly the cleverest Scotsman who ever lived, the so-called Admirable Crichton.
So on November 11, 1911, on a stage festooned with chrysanthemums, the new repetory company performed its first play - JM Barrie's The Admirable Crichton - after a reading of a poem John Masefield had written for the occasion: "Here in this house, to-night, our city makes, Something which must not fail for all our sakes, For we begin what men have been too blind, To build elsewhere, a temple for the mind.
My plays include The Admirable Crichton and Quality Street and I created the children's character Peter Pan.
When his new play, The Admirable Crichton, fails to woo audiences on its 1902 opening night, writer JM Barrie (Depp) surrenders to self-doubt.
Rolline Frewen, 46, director of The Admirable Crichton, which has catered at events staged by Prince Charles for the last six years, said: "He has never specifically asked for ingredients only from this country.
When his new play, The Admirable Crichton, fails to woo audiences on its opening night in 1902, writer JM Barrie (Johnny Depp) surrenders to self-doubt.