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Acheson

Dean (Gooderham). 1893--1971, US lawyer and statesman: secretary of state (1949--53) under President Truman
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Although the "Restoration" costumes have the correct period look, Acheson achieved much of the opulence with stage tricks, such as fake roses and jewels on the wedding gown worn by Polly Walker.
The Acheson Group's mission is to work with food companies, and those that provide technology to food companies, to help manage this changing risk outlook.
The Acheson Group, LLC(TAG) is a strategic consulting firm for food and beverage companies and those providing technical support to the food industry.
But the image of Acheson as a striped-pants snob is stale, and misses the real point about his essential character.
This need for new, creative applications of American power is not altogether different from the problems that faced an Acheson, Kissinger, Shultz and others.
Following national recognition of her artistic work in Saudi Arabia, and since returning to the UK, Acheson has exhibited her work internationally including in Turkey, Morocco, Egypt, the US and Spain as well as in London, most recently at Bermondsey's Vibe Gallery in October 2013.
The vegetarian option -- a rice bowl with vegetables and possibly tofu being developed by Acheson -- will be added to menus later this summer.
Acheson is the chef and partner of Five and Ten and The National restaurants in Athens.
The center was opened in 2005 as part of Acheson Venture's vision for maritime education information and to provide people with a place to watch freighter traffic.
From amazeballs to butterballs, Chefs Acheson and Smith offer up their inventive butter-centric menu from Empire State South, Georgia.
Dr Acheson said: "Legionnaires' disease is an uncommon form of pneumonia caused when a person breathes in air that contains legionella bacteria in droplets of water.
In doing so, it really has stayed true to the spirit of the man whose legacy we celebrate tonight, Dean Acheson.