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a party or gathering for dancing

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a solid projectile that is shot by a musket

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the people assembled at a lavish formal dance

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a spherical object used as a plaything

United States comedienne best known as the star of a popular television program (1911-1989)

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a lavish dance requiring formal attire

the game of baseball

a pitch that is not in the strike zone

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form into a ball by winding or rolling

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John is pictured on the third row down second from the right; other names he recalls are Bob Ball, John Dyde, Geoff Lee, Ray Powell, Graham Harper, Jean Paxton, Else Wiles and Tony Gambel.
Middle row: Liam Davies, Alex White, Joe Peacock, Adam Lynch, Joe Ball, John Kelly.
Strong, quick and adept at holding on to the ball, John had been thwarted first by a post, and then by a fine save from goalkeeper Darryl Flahavan during an impressive first-half showing.
Between the consortium of Leo Powers, Jim Ball, John Manning and Rod Van Velzen, they did their homework," Denison Industries President Chris Norch said.
Also on the invitation list are Nell McAndrew, Carol Smillie, Bobby Davro, Bruce Forsyth, Sue Barker, Michael Ball, John Lloyd, Andrew Castle, Des O'Connor, Clare Sweeney, Elaine Page, Jeremy Irons and Paul Daniels.
Cricket: Kevin Ball, John Anderson, the Evening Chronicle's John Gibson and BBC Radio Newcastle's Mick Lowes will be guests at a talk-in at Annfield Plain Cricket Club on September 22.
A few minutes before Chelsea scored, he latched on to a lay back from Angel but a split second after he hit the ball, John Terry clattered him with a lunge.
From the very next ball, John Stephenson chopped on a delivery from the left-armer Carter that angled across him to register his fourth duck in the competition this season.