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  Celtic F.C. - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1939, Celtic also defeated Everton of England 1–0 at Ibrox Stadium to claim the Empire Exhibition Trophy, which, along with the Coronation Cup (won in 1953), is amongst the most highly-regarded by the club's supporters, due to its unique status as a one-off competition.
Under McGrory, Celtic defeated Arsenal, Manchester United and Hibernian to win the Coronation Cup, a one-off tournament held in May 1953 to commemorate the coronation of Elizabeth II.
Jimmy 'Jinky' Johnstone, Bobby Lennox and Bobby Murdoch formed part of that famous team, and now rank amongst the greatest ever Celtic players.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Glasgow_Celtic_F.C.   (1583 words)

 Celtic FC [Definition]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Jimmy Johnstone Jimmy Johnstone (born 30 September 1944) is a Scottish football legend.
Jimmy was born in Viewpark, in the district of Bothwell, Lanarkshire and was spotted by the Celtic and Manchester United scouts at age 13.
Jimmy McGrory James Edward McGrory (April 26, 1904 - October 20, 1982) was a football player for Celtic F.C., more commonly known as Jimmy McGrory and widely regarded as the greatest Celtic player of all-time....
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 Glasgow Celtic at eleven-a-side.com, the home of Irish soccer
McGrory's tenure as a player with his beloved Hoops was a glorious one.
In simple terms, McGrory was a much improved player by the time he returned to the east end establishment of soccer excellence for the beginning of the 1924-25 season as the club's centre-forward.
Jimmy McGrory, Celtic immortal, after 15 years of giving his beloved club outstanding service as a player, played his last match for Celtic at the age of 33, on October 16th, 1937 at Celtic Park against Queen's Park.
www.elevenaside.com /celtic/jimmymcgrory.asp   (1430 words)

 Rainbow Promotions Inc.
Jimmy Keane (piano accordion) was born in London in 1958 of Irish parents.
Jimmy has toured extensively in the United States and London, including the Bicentennial Festival of American Folklife (1976), the World’s Fair in Tennessee, and numerous fold festivals in the Midwest.
His grandfather, Jimmy McDade, was a popular banjo player in the Philadelphia area and his mother, Maureen McGrory, a popular Irish dance teacher throughout the Delaware Valley area.
www.retailevents.com /guides/stpatty.html   (4157 words)

 Boston.com / News / Education / Higher education / Missing Big Jimmy
Big Jimmy Roberts was for 20 years a night watchman at an institution where a Nobel Prize is a standard success.
Big Jimmy walked the dormitory halls every night from midnight until 8 a.m., often wheezing and sweating because of his weight.
A couple of weeks ago, Big Jimmy fell ill at home, and on Jan. 21, he died in the hospital of cardiac arrest.
boston.com /news/education/higher/articles/2005/02/08/missing_big_jimmy   (671 words)

 uefa.com - UEFA - The Golden Jubilee   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
At the age of 17, McGrory joined Celtic, and although he was to spend the 1923/24 season on loan at Clydebank, he quickly made an impression upon his return to Parkhead.
McGrory hit 49 league goals in the 1926/27 season, a record he beat by one in 1935/36.
Although his time in charge at Parkhead was not graced with much silverware, McGrory did lead Celtic to a league and Cup double in 1954, and also guided the team to a 7-1 League Cup win against arch rivals Rangers FC in 1957.
www.uefa.com /uefa/Jubilee/OnThisDay/index,newsid=137684.html   (524 words)

 Bubble Boy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Gyllenhaal stars as Jimmy Livingston, a teenager with an immune system deficiency who has spent his entire life living in a plastic bubble under the doting, overprotective care of his mother ( Swoosie Kurtz).
Jimmy is in love with his next-door neighbor Chloe ( Marley Shelton), so when he learns that she has left for Niagara Falls in order to be married, he's devastated.
Along the way, Jimmy experiences a number of adventures, including encounters with freaks, bikers, rock stars, and a cult.
www.anarxy.com /films/details/9419.html   (150 words)

 McDade School of Irish Dance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Her father, Jimmy McDade, was the leader of "The All-Ireland Orchestra," which played at most of the main Irish events in the Philadelphia area, and Maureen often tagged along with her father to listen to the band and watch the dancing.
Maureen McDade McGrory's legacy lives on through the many Irish Dancing teachers who learned from her over the thirty years she taught.
The school has been a labor of love for the McGrory family for over four decades and is continuing to grow and thrive.
www.mcdadeschool.com /history.html   (427 words)

 Results of The 1998 Leipzig Six Day race
Overall, Andy Kappes and Etienne de Wilde maintained their lead, but they will be in trouble if Jimmi Madsen and Tayeb Braikia, currently one lap down, manage to get the lap back as the Danes have more points.
Away from the main six-day race, the supporting "sprinters challenge" had one rider less after Australia's Darryn Hill managed to injure his eye whilst playing around with a glass during a meal at the riders' hotel, necessitating a trip to the local hospital to have stitches in his retina.
But it was a gripping finale, with Lehmann and McGrory still trying to gain the critical lap with just 20 laps to go.
www.fatnick.com /9899leip.htm   (892 words)

 Amazon.com: Video: Bubble Boy (2001)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Unfortunately, there are a couple great opportunities for Jimmy to kiss her and he blows it by not letting her in his bubble out of fear.
This is when Jimmy realizes what he has lost, and decides that he has to go to Niagra Falls and stop the wedding in order to tell Chloe how he really feels and rescue her from her soon-to-be husband.
Every character that Jimmy meets on his trip (aside from the cult and Mini-Me's character) is not simply a stereotype; they are allowed to be real people with feelings and express themselves like everyone else.
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 2. history   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Maley adopted a successful youth policy, signing great players like Jimmy Quinn and Patsy Gallacher from the ranks of Junior football, culminating in another four successive League Championships during the war years.
After an undistinguished five years in a regional league during the war, Celtic emerged into peacetime with a new manager Jimmy McGrory and a team largely unrecognisable from the side of the late 30s.
But defeats in the 1961 and 1963 Scottish Cup finals, the 1964 League Cup final and in the European Cup Winners' Cup semi-final in 1965 proved that good players were not enough at the top level.
gloryceltic.mysite.wanadoo-members.co.uk /page2.html   (1365 words)

 Scotsman.com Sport - Top Stories - McColgan wins place among élite   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Among those present at yesterday’s induction ceremony in Edinburgh, McGrory’s son and one of his two daughters reflected on the latest honour to be bestowed on their father, 22 years after his death.
James McGrory, a police officer in Glasgow, and Elizabeth Foster, a primary school teacher in Dumfries, could also reflect that their father’s prowess appeared to have skipped a generation.
"He said he was born at the wrong time," said McGrory of his father, whose name, and astonishing goalscoring record, has been regularly invoked more recently in any analysis of Henrik Larsson.
sport.scotsman.com /index.cfm?id=1357672004   (480 words)

 Would Henrik get a place in the greatest Celtic line-up? - [Sunday Herald]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Jimmy Quinn, as his nicknames suggest – the Equator or The Iron Man – was loved by fans who thought the Celtic world revolved round him due to his dedicated, all-action style.
Jimmy McColl was Quinn’s replacement and could not have been more different, his small stature requiring a more subtle approach.
Jimmy Delaney was a raiding right-winger whose career was unfortunately broken up by the war plus a two-year absence from the game after an horrific arm injury.
www.sundayherald.com /41895   (2123 words)

 Feb 21 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
You know, when he describes childhood memories of Jimmy McGrory playing, recalling his legs covered in sticking plasters, that he's the genuine article.
The legendary Jimmy McGrory looms large in his Celtic memories; childhood heroes remain heroes for life.
He cheered him as a player, supported the team that McGrory managed and later, as Archbishop of Glasgow, he officiated at the Celtic legend's funeral in 1982.
www.celticfc.co.uk /c_view/vol36/cv36-44/cardinal_winning.htm   (1287 words)

 We forgot about Janet Cooke's Jimmy
She claimed to have graduated from Vassar College, she claimed to speak four languages, she claimed to have attended the Sorbonne in Paris; in fact, these lies-- all unchecked until after the fiasco of Jimmy-- landed her the job at the Post.
Journalism took many jabs on the chin that were wrapped in the sins of Janet Cooke, and in the media-bashing, questioning-reporter's-ethics flurry that followed, nobody bothered to ask whether, despite Jimmy's fictionality, it didn't remain true that American hell-holes devoured some anonymous 8-year-olds into addictive oblivion.
The problem Janet Cooke, reporter, set out to investigate seems to be hounding the nation yet, and journalism is wasting time trying to decide if she should be allowed back into our ranks.
www.toad.net /~andrews/jimmy.html   (762 words)

 The Mental Tim - By Liam Tonner   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Celtic remained an attractive side to watch in the 20s with the likes of Patsy Gallagher, Jimmy McGrory and, in goal, John Thomson establishing themselves as Celtic Park favourites.
But fans were angry at rumours of player unrest over pay and conditions and the club's willingness to sell their best players.
Patsy Gallagher moved to Falkirk after refusing to resign for minimum wages in 1926, while Jimmy McGrory was offered to Arsenal, though the player refused to move.
liamtonner.netfirms.com /history.shtml   (3712 words)

Scott McGrory had to leave the race before the final and a new team was build with his partners Bartko and Madsen together with the Autrian Roland Garber, led alone by his countrymen Stocher and Riebenbauer.
The "Hofbräu-Jagd" was won by the team Bartko — McGrory — Madsen (the last two well recovered from Bremen), but the boys from Switzerland managed to pass the number of 100 points already the first evening, and that gave them the first bonus-lap and the lead in the overall.
McGrory might be able to start in Stuttgart already on Thursday, while Gilmore most likely will have to rest until Berlin.
www.uiv.dk /6-days/2004.html   (8460 words)

 Upstaged by Carter (washingtonpost.com)
It was Jimmy Carter in Havana wearing a white suit, smiling up at Fidel Castro, who was for once in mufti.
And then there was Secretary of State Colin Powell, who could have been beating the drums for Bush's Cold War peacemaking and instead was taking Jimmy Carter's side in an argument about Cuba's germ warfare capacity that started in the State Department.
There was worse the next day: Carter made a televised speech in Spanish to a large assembly of Cuban students with Castro in their midst.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-dyn/articles/A24018-2002May15.html   (866 words)

 Celtic FC: If You Know: Club History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Already a legend at the club from his playing days, Jimmy McGrory took up the post of Celtic manager just before the war ended in 1945.
But McGrory was seen as fair minded and good natured by his players, and they always addressed him as "Boss".
To compensate, McGrory was given a life-long post as public relations officer by chairman Robert Kelly.
www.celticfc.co.uk /ifyouknow/managers/jmcgrory.htm   (252 words)

 The Eleven Day Empire
Speaking of people whose continued employment by major American newspapers is inexplicable, we have Mary McGrory of the WashPost.
Despite promises bought from them by appeasement as dictated by BIll Clinton and brokered by Jimmy Carter.You'd think that such a complete and utter failure of precisely the policy she advocated would at least cause McGrory a moment's pause.
As noted yesterday when writing about Jimmy Carter, good intentions and wishful thinking are a dangerous and deluded way of running a foreign policy, and that's what Fuerth is proposing.
11dayempire.blogspot.com /2002_10_13_11dayempire_archive.html   (13393 words)

 History Page
Celtic defeat Hibernian 2-0 in the final of the Coronation Cup, held to celebrate the crowning of Queen Elizabeth II.
Celtic reach the semi-final of the European Cup-Winners' Cup in only their second campaign in European competition, but lose 4-3 on aggregate to MTK Budapest.
Jock Stein succeeds Jimmy McGrory as manager in March 1965, and guides the team to the first victory in a Scottish Cup final in 11 years.
www.geocities.com /gorbalscsc/History.htm   (1404 words)

 www.cyclingnews.com news and analysis
Australia's Scott McGrory grimaces as he throws Robert Sassone into the fray during the madison in Ghent.
This is the Danish pairing of Jimmi Madsen and Michael Sandstod.
Jimmi Madsen takes a handsling from Mr Teutenberg.
www.cyclingnews.com /track.php?id=track/2003/nov03/gent03/photos   (1579 words)

 www.cyclingnews.presents track cycling from around the world
Three teams, Scott McGrory/Matthew Gilmore, Jimmi Madsen/Andreas Beikirch, and Bruno Risi/Kurt Betschart were in contention for the overall victory, although Risi was suffering from a cold.
The amateur competition (Six Jours de l'Avenir) was won by Belgians Iljo Keisse/Jürgen van Loocke, who beat Germans Stefan Löffler/Jan Ott by a solitary point, with the race being decided in the final sprint.
Jimmi Madsen (Den) - about to be tagged by Andreas Beikirch (Ger)
www.cyclingnews.com /results/2001/nov01/zurichsix016.shtml   (377 words)

 The Hoops.net - Club History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Jimmy McStay succeeds Willie Maley as the club's manager.
Celtic defeat Hibernian 2-0 in the final of the Coronation Cup (held to celebrate the crowning of Queen Elizabeth IT).
Jock Stein succeeds Jimmy McGrory as manager in March 1965, and guides the team to the first victory in a Scottish Cup final in eleven years.
thehoops.nstemp.net /briefhistory.htm   (449 words)

 If You Know Your History...
Between 1892 and the outbreak of World War One, The Bhoys claimed eleven league titles, including six titles in a row between 1905 and 1910, and nine victories in the Scottish Cup.
Celtic's dominance of the Scottisg game wanned in the 20s but the club continued to play attractive attcking football with legends like Patsy Gallagher, Jimmy McGrory and, in goal, John Thomson firm Celtic Park favourites.
Stein continued to work his magic as he built a side as good as any in the world by combining individual talents, such as Jimmy Johnson, Bobby Murdoch, Billy McNeil and Tommy Gemmell, and a superb team spirit.
www.thringstonebhoys.freeservers.com /about.html   (1450 words)

 News & Events | Film Festival to Highlight “American Originals”
Seven films, highlighting truly American themes and movie heroes, such as Katharine Hepburn, Jimmy Stewart, Kirk Douglas, Denzel Washington and Tom Hanks, will be presented by the University of Hartford in conjunction with its hosting of “American Originals: Treasures from the National Archives,” an incredible collection of the documents that helped shape America.
Leading the discussions will be film maven Kathleen McGrory, past president of Hartford College for Women and current chair of the University’s department of rhetoric, language and culture.
Tickets for individual showings in the American Originals Film Festival are $7 for adults and $5 for students and children.
www.hartford.edu /newsevents/releases/details.asp?id=521   (254 words)

 Tradpole   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Boyce's parents, both which are from Donegal, in the Northwest of Ireland, wanted John to pursue traditional Irish music and before long, he became a student of Jimmy Early, a widely known ceili-dance accordionist, from the Bronx in New York.
Also, Jim’s mom Maureen, was the founder of The McDade School of Irish Dancing which is now run by his two sisters Sheila and Maureen with the help of many family friends as well as the parents of their students.
She studied Irish step-dancing under the instruction of the late Maureen McDade McGrory at the McDade School of Irish Dance in Havertown, PA. Her Irish dancing talent has enabled her to compete and win various competitions at a championship level, and also allowed her to perform at numerous festivals and concerts.
www.philadelphiaceiligroup.org /festival/tradpole.html   (1949 words)

 North West Golf Club.....News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
A solid start was interrupted by unfortunate treble bogies at the 7th and 9th however Patsy steadied himself on the back nine and finished in style with a good par at the 18th.
It was the formidable quarter of Cormac Doherty, Andy Doherty, Francis McGrory and Sandra McGrory from North West's neighbourng club Buncrana Golf club who took the top honours in the Open Rumble sponsored by C.and A. McGinley on Friday the 8th of July.
In third place again on break of tie with the same score was Michael McLaughlin (7) and Seph McGrory (9) who were only 3 over gross in the competition as a result of very steady consistent scoring.
www.northwestgolfclub.com /news.htm   (5637 words)

 BBC Sport | Sport Homepage | Scotland | Top Scots are honoured at Hampden
The trio were the respective captains of Celtic, Rangers and Aberdeen when their clubs won European trophies.
Earlier eras are represented by Patsy Gallacher, Jimmy McGrory, Willie Woodburn and Gordon Smith.
The concept of a Hall of Fame was introduced to complement the SFA's existing unofficial version for players who win 50 or more Scotland caps.
news.bbc.co.uk /solpda/ukfs_sport/hi/newsid_3992000/3992017.stm   (214 words)

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