|Band leader's home is ransacked||
(The Coastal Express - May 1993).
Bungalow home of former band leader Ivy Benson was this week found to
discovery was made by her close friend and next door neighbour, Mary
is the third time Miss Benson's home has been burgled since she moved
Ayers said it appeared the thieves were looking for jewellery but most
and former colleagues turned out last Thursday
a large array of wreaths was one from Mildred Loss, widow of Joe.
She said " You buoyed us, you praised us and you shouted at us when you had to - but we love you".
musician Jack Jacobs, who runs a music business and sold Miss Benson
Douglas, who worked at Clacton's Royal Hotel when Miss Benson