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city (1990 pop. 19,220), Brazoria co., S Tex.; inc. 1893. The city is chiefly residential but is near an agricultural area where rice, cotton, soybeans, and pecans are raised. Industries include oil and natural gas; rice milling; and the manufacture of concrete, fabricated metal products, and electronic equipment.
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Jomar testified that Alvin would undergo initiation rites one evening when he saw him alive for the last time because he borrowed the shoes he wore at the initiation rites for the "finals" night at a resort.
Cindy teased Alvin, 'You're a four-time Most Valuable Player, but you're having a hard time shooting a ping-pong ball into my glass
The partnership brings the Hello Alvin secure, HIPAA-compliant suite of mobile healthcare tools to select epay retail partners, beginning with over 1,200 truck stops and travel centres in May.
His coffin was taken into the church with his favourite song When You Wish Upon A Star from Disney's Pinocchio while his fivestrong band poured themselves glasses of Jack Daniel's around the coffin and joined the toast for Alvin.
Alvin, whose hits included My Coo Ca Choo and Jealous Mind, died of prostate cancer at 72.
Alvin, who found fame in the glam rock era of the 1970s with songs like My Coo Ca Choo, Jealous Mind and Red Dress, met Julie when the two were starring in the musical Godspell in the 1990s, with Julie becoming his third wife.
Together they wrote, sang and produced ten songs for an album simply titled Alvin, which had been due for December release but has now been brought forward to this week month following the star's tragic death.
Much has already been written about Alvin, but a brief retelling of its story seems appropriate to celebrate the sub's 50th birthday.
The new-and-improved Alvin will be able to dive 30 percent deeper--to about 6,500 meters (21,000 feet).
Alvin And The Chipmunks: Chipwrecked lacks the charm and energy of the earlier films and stranding the animals on an island is a flimsy contrivance to force Alvin to grow up.
ALVIN and the Chipmunk are back for Christmas with new family movie Chipwrecked.