Name Ingrid & Tom's New Statue
We all received a picture of the new statue (left) via email and were told to come up with a name.
The contest was conceived by Tom McDonald. Entries were coordinated/managed by Cheryl Van Metre and judged by Mickey Van Metre. Fun was had by all.
|Tom||entry withdrawn||"The competition is too stiff and i hate to lose"|
|Ingrid||Things Are Looking Up (nickname Lookie)|
|Lyla||Haberdash Harry||He is happily on his way home from the flower market where he purchased a pot of flowers which he will use as inspiration for his summer collection of ladies hats.|
|Tracy||Albus J. Pennyworth||Since his disappearance from the shire 3 years ago, strange things have been happening on the Island, and I'm sure Albus is responsible.|
|Laura||Ūdinš WINNER!!!||ūdens is the Latvian word for water. Ūdinš is my version of the diminutive or "cute" version of ūdens. Ūdinš is pronounced oodinch|
|Lenore||Thomas Francis McDonald, IV||There can never be enough Thomas Francis McDonald's in this world.|
|Paula||Clarence McFeely-O'Shay(-O'Day)||His parents were ahead of their time and hyphenated his name. The O'Day is silent, except during summer solstice and lunar eclipses.|
|Austin:||Trollie||the diminutive of "a mythical, cave-dwelling being depicted infolklore as either a giant or a dwarf, typically having a very ugly appearance.
ORIGIN from Old Norse and Swedish troll, Danish trold; adopted into English from Scandinavian in the mid 19th cent."
|Tommy:||Austin||Look at his face|
|Graeme:||Brussel Carriesworth (Bob the Basket Man)|