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They wrote it this week: Porn and pot ... and the dangers of debs’ balls

Extracts from diaries and letters written between June 24 and June 30

Journalist

June 24

1971, London

Kenneth More [the British actor] told us about his technique for finding out the names of people whose name he should know but has forgotten. He says, “It’s on the tip of my tongue now, come on, what’s your name?” The other party replies, “Michael” and More comes back, “No, no, not your Christian name – I know that. What’s your surname?” He gave up the technique when he met up with an old RAF chum whose surname was John...

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