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Slater, James Derrick (Jim)locked

  • Martin Vander Weyer


Slater, James Derrick (Jim) (1929–2015), financier and children’s author, was born at 11 Radnor Avenue, Heswall, Cheshire, on 13 March 1929, the son of Hubert Slater (1894–1954), a publisher’s sales manager and later a builder, and his wife Jessica, ...

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