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Hoskins, Percy Kellicklocked

(1904–1989)
  • Edward Pickering

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Hoskins, Percy Kellick (1904–1989), journalist, was born on 28 December 1904 at Bothenhampton, Burton Bradstock, Bridport, Dorset, the son of John Hoskins, chief officer of coastguards, and his wife, Sarah Rose Trevett. After a career of sixty years reporting crime, Hoskins rejoiced in his boast that a life so devoted to crime and punishment should have begun on Holy Innocents' day in ...

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