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Wide Boys Never Work

by Robert Westerby

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Bored with the routine of normal labour & fed up with its wages, tough-yet-decent Jim turns his back on work & embraces the life of a wide boy. From the pubs & clubs of a lost West End to the gang warfare of the race-course & dog-track, Jim ducks & dives & lives his life on the edge, until he is finally forced to make a life-changing decision. This novel was later made into a film 'Soho incident' in 1956.… (more)

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