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Billy Butlin: Quiz


Question 1: Eventually he got a job as a messenger boy at ________, Toronto’s largest department store.
Eaton'sVancouverHolt RenfrewEaton Centre

Question 2: Then his mother and stepfather asked him to join them in ________, Canada.
Hamilton, OntarioGreater Toronto AreaTorontoToronto Islands

Question 3: In later years they were joined by further hotels in Scarborough, ________, London and Spain.

Question 4: He is buried in the parish of St John on the Island of Jersey, in the ________.
ScotlandEnglandUnited KingdomChannel Islands

Question 5: An advertisement was placed in the ________, announcing the opening of the camp and inviting the public to book for a week's holiday, enclosing a ten shilling registration fee.
Daily MailDaily ExpressThe GuardianDaily Star (United Kingdom)

Question 6: Their marriage was considered something of a disgrace in Leonard Stanley, ________, UK, where they lived, and they were encouraged to emigrate to South Africa.

Question 7: For a time Billy joined his mother in travelling around the fair circuit but, in 1911, his mother remarried and emigrated again, this time to ________.
United KingdomCanadaBarbadosUnited States

Question 8: When the marriage failed, Billy’s mother returned to England with her children and rejoined her own family in ________.

Question 9: Butlin volunteered somewhat reluctantly to the Canadian Army in ________ but saw very little action.
Western Front (World War I)Armenian GenocideWorld War ICaucasus Campaign

Question 10: Later on he rented disused bus garages in Whitechapel, ________, Tooting, Putney, Hammersmith and Marble Arch in London and turned them all into fun fairs.
StreathamVauxhallCrystal Palace, LondonBrixton


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