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a woman postmaster

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Pat will continue as postmistress until the new agent is able to take over.
Postmistress Audrey Swales with MP Ian Swales at the surprise party to mark her retirement.
The ECHO understands the postmistress was cashing up in the back of the shop and although she was not injured, she was left extremely shaken by the incident.
You were the sub postmistress at Llanddaniel and your employers expected you to act properly, they trusted you and your actions breached that trust.
All the characters come alive as they speak, but the family, the dishonest postmistress, and the incestuous preacher are especially vivid.
That's why Dudley's last postmistress (the office was merged with Webster in 1966) became the beloved Minnie to so many, and especially to her children, Alice Rae and Ellis, and their families.
John Bloomfield, 21, and Sunnil Rajcoomar, 25, were told by Judge Peter Carr to expect "substantial custodial sentences" after using a replica handgun to rob the postmistress at Fillongley Post Office robbery.
Mandy Multani, postmistress at the Post Office in Lindsworth Approach, said some of her weekly cash deliveries had not been completed, leaving her with no money in the till on several occasions.
1903: American President Theodore Roosevelt closed a Missouri Post Office after they refused to employ a black postmistress.
It was my job to track it down and return it to the postmistress.
These "chronicles" describe life in detail on this small island, with about 40 year-round residents (including hardworking lobster fishermen whose families go back many generations, the postmistress, the first EMTs, and members of various town governing boards), no restaurant, a few summer residents, and a lighthouse that attracts tourists to the tony bed-and-breakfast located next to it.
COSY 3 Esther at her tiny Post Office in Kylescu FLATPACK J The new Post Office in Southend, Argyll, and postmistress Margaret
A SHOPKEEPER found guilty of bludgeoning his postmistress wife to death was appealing against his murder conviction today.
PAPERBACKS 1 Room, Emma Donoghue 2 One Day, David Nicholls 3 The Long Song, Andrea Levy 4 A Week In December, Sebastian Faulks 5 The Postmistress, Sarah Blake 6 Trespass, Rose Tremain 7 Sister, Rosamund Lupton 8 The Snowman, Jo Nesbo 9 The Killing Place, Tess Gerritsen 10 Have You Seen Her?