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Oxford University Gazette, 28 April 2005:
Colleges, Halls, and Societies


OBITUARY

All Souls College and Wolfson College

SIR HENRY ARTHUR PEARS FISHER, QC, MA, 10 April 2005; Fellow, All Souls College, 1946–73, Emeritus Fellow 1976–91, Distinguished Fellow 1991–2000, Honorary Fellow 2000–2005; President, Wolfson College, 1975–85, Honorary Fellow 1985–2005. Aged 87.

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MEMORIAL SERVICE

Lady Margaret Hall

A Memorial Service for DAME MARY SMIETON, DBE, MA, Commoner and Honorary Fellow, will be held at 2.30 p.m. on Saturday, 7 May, in the college chapel.

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NOTICES

Magdalen College

MR TERRY WAITE, CBE, humanitarian and hostage negotiator, imprisoned in Beirut 1987–91, will preach at a Sung Eucharist for May Morning (sung by the college choir), to be held at 9.15 a.m. on Sunday, 1 May, in the college chapel.

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Oriel College

Eugene Lee-Hamilton Prize 2005

The Provost and Fellows of Oriel College offer a prize of £60 for the best Petrarchan Sonnet in English submitted by an undergraduate of Oxford or Cambridge, on a subject to be chosen by the candidate. Enjambment between the eighth and ninth lines will be permitted. No candidate may submit more than one sonnet, nor may the prize be awarded more than once to the same person.

The competing sonnets should be sent to Mrs Yvonne Scott, Academic Registrar, Oriel College, Oxford OX1 4EW, not later than Friday, 3 June. Each sonnet must be accompanied by a certificate from the Head or a fellow of the candidate's college, stating that the candidate is an undergraduate. The winner will have been deemed to have given permission to publish his/her sonnet in the Oriel Record.

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