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the makeup (usually burnt cork) used by a performer in order to imitate a Negro

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Light ewes to pounds 34 for Blackfaces from Pitland Hills.
20 Woodfoot; Greyface pounds 40 Townfoot, Eals; Blackface pounds 37.
50 Harwood House; Blackface pounds 36 Strathlae, pounds 35.
Neil, who works on the family farm, was presented with the silverware by Allison Lonsdale of sponsors Elliott Garden Insurance after taking the honours with his Scotch Blackface ewe lamb.
A ewe lamb shown by Edgar Charlton was the Champion Blackface (Hexham Type), while Phillip Robinson took the silverware in the Swaledales with a ewe lamb.
Breeding sheep met a good inquiry selling to PS67 for Greyface ewe lambs from Allensgreen, who also sold Blackfaces at PS55 with Texels to PS65 Low Old Shield, Blackface PS53.
Pictures: Robert Smith ARECORD entry of 80 single Mule gimmer lambs battled it out in the Swaledale cross and Blackface cross classes at Gilsland Show on Sunday, which took place in glorious sunshine, having been washed out last year.
Hill North Cheviots pounds 46 to pounds 49 and the best Blackfaces pounds 40 to pounds 45.
THE best of the region's Blackface sheep will be on show in Hexham on Wednesday evening.
Cast ewes to pounds 32 for Blackfaces from Craigburn with cast rams to pounds 34.
Indeed, had it not been for Tommy and his son Robert, I would have had no Blackfaces to steward.
We found the Cheviot lambs were in more demand than the Blackfaces so we decided to concentrate on the Cheviots.
Blackface PS64 Horseholme, PS58 Eastside and Haithwaite, PS56 Boreland, PS54 Horseholme, PS53 Auchaleek.
And the consistent supply of electricity from the turbine and panels has meant that the couple can now access a secure internet connection, which has enabled Sarah to conduct her Phoenix Card business over the web and Neil to set up a website to market their flock of pedigree North of England Blackface sheep.
80 Castle Nook, pounds 70 Butterdales; Blackface pounds 70.