- Sir Cecil (Walter Hardy),1904–80, English photographer, writer, and theatrical designer.
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According to Beaton, the additional downturn in tourism will have grave consequences.Ebola Could Deal a Death Blow to Africa’s Wildlife
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Things expanded when Beaton suggested in 1969 that the museum begin collecting contemporary dress.Judith Clark on Cecil Beaton’s Revolutionary Fashion Exhibit
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The Beaton and the Ogilvie arms are still to be seen in one of the rooms.The Scottish Reformation
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She felt bitter and cross and disposed to blame Miss Beaton.Emmy Lou
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On the death of Cardinal Beaton, he became his successor as Primate.
He was accused of heresy by Cardinal Beaton; but was not convicted.
"There is a resemblance between your life and hers," Mrs. Beaton said thoughtfully.A Vanished Hand
- Sir Cecil (Walter Hardy). 1904–80, British photographer, noted esp for his society portraits
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