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In his own way Pegleg was almost as amazing, a true hero to the crowds who flocked to the Tan or Ely Racecourse or to Jubilee Park (Pop Alley Park).
We talked basketball: the Peglegs had won the Manhattan title and lost to Curtis of Staten Island in the first round.
Our clerk, Wilhelm (Matt McGrath), is a black-clad figure, hair slicked back and in white face (like the rest of the cast), who creeps around the stage, grins maniacally and is on the verge of madness even before he cashes in with Pegleg.
The singer can't, or won't, work toward the contortively stylized body language and facial expressions everyone else does, so her Pegleg comes off a rather halfhearted villainness.
Like so many iridescent scarves from a magician's hat, a cast of 11 actors is pulled out one at a time from the black box by Pegleg (Dominique Horwitz), an unctuous master of ceremonies.
The Disney people have long since retired the disabled pegleg Pete as Mickey Mouse's villainous opponent, and their facilities are admirably accessible, but the Disney organization still likes to edit out the more unpleasant aspects of reality, most definitely including us.
Our local star was a one-legged hero affectionately known as Pegleg.
Magical Quest 3 finds our two heroes once again taking on the might of Pegleg Pete over several platformstyle levels.
MR FREDRICKS The store sells mature casual and designer wear with brands including Pegleg, Estate LA, Quintin Co, Trousers London and Triumvir.
Of course there were the infamous ghost stories, of Pegleg the miner told in a pitch black cave, and the White Lady of top camp's dormitories, which our teacher relished re-counting as she crept between our bunkbeds wearing a white gown.
Christina Pato, a Galician piper, has toured worldwide but is a newcomer to British venues, Angel Brothers, now without Satnam Singh but with Becky Driscoll and Harprit Singh Sahota, the John James Trio with Benji Kirkpatrick and Seth Lakeman, Bob Fox, Pegleg Ferret, Maggie Boyle's new group The Expatriot Game, Whapweasel, Pete Morton, Dave Burland and Stanley Accrington are just for starters.