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  • Julia Harding MW
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  • Julia Harding MW
20 Oct 2016

See also today's Throwback Thursday article on Bottle, and magnum, variation

Sir Winston Churchill first met Odette Pol-Roger at a lunch in Paris in 1945 not long after the liberation of that city when the British ambassador to France…