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pedlar

‘one might say that a pedlar is one who trades as he travels as distinct from one who merely travels to trade.’ The significance is that a pedlar requires a pedlar's certificate but not a street trading licence.
Collins Dictionary of Law © W.J. Stewart, 2006
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With over four million drug users in the country and the government's admission that its focus in the war on drugs are street peddlers, a senior justice of the Supreme Court expressed fears that there will be more deaths.
In this retelling, peddlers did not take to the road as a last resort or after failing to succeed in more settled industries such as the needle trade.
-VAR of some municipal police pouring water on the ashes of the peddlers stand
Peddlers significantly influenced the societies in which they did business.
And for some, including Maguire, it was that run that took most out of Peddlers Cross.
It is very rare for a horse to pull like he did that day and still win." Merseyside-born trainer McCain tweeted: "After a lot of thought we have decided to retire Peddlers Cross, the best horse I may ever train.
That is because the absence of Big Buck's makes the World Hurdle a betting event again and considering that in terms of ability he is the best horse in the race, Peddlers Cross is overpriced.
When Peddlers Cross was sent over fences last season there seemed so much to look forward, but results were mixed and today the eight-year-old tackles hurdles again for the first time in 676 days.
From his connections' point of view that race didn't go to plan - Peddlers Cross trailed in a lacklustre 16-length second to the subsequent runaway Arkle Trophy hero.
The trainer said: "Peddlers has been going well recently but I have seen him work better." I wouldn't be in any hurry to try and recoup any Arkle losses, even at the 5-1 William Hill offer Peddlers for the Jewson.
Usually peddlers stack their goods in these cars just before sunset.
Peddlers Cross was supposed to run in Haydock's Champion Hurdle Trial on January 22 but that meeting was frozen off.