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Brandon,

city (1991 pop. 38,567), SW Man., Canada, on the Assiniboine River. The business center of the wheat-raising area of SW Manitoba, Brandon has an extensive trade in farm products and machinery. It is the seat of the annual provincial exhibition and of the Manitoba Winter Fair. A dominion experimental farm adjoins the city. Brandon Univ. is in the city. Brandon is named for the old Hudson's Bay Company post, Brandon House, built in 1793.

Brandon,

uninc. town (1990 pop. 57,985), Hillsborough co., W Fla., a suburb just E of Tampa. Chiefly residential, it is also a retail and service center. Brandon has grown with the construction of highways connecting it to other Florida urban centers. Citrus fruits and vegetables are grown in the area, which also has cattle and dairy farms.
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said Lady Brandon, too excited to listen to her husband.
When Sir Charles saw Trefusis patting the bay he felt as much outraged as if Lady Brandon herself were being patted, and he felt bitterly towards her for permitting the familiarity.
He looked angrily at the clergyman, now distracted by the charms of Lady Brandon, whose scorn, as she surveyed the crowd, expressed itself by a pout which became her pretty lips extremely.
They're not unborn," said Lady Brandon indignantly.
He knows a great deal better than you do," said Lady Brandon, interrupting.
I am desired to say that they deeply regret that their demonstration should have disturbed you personally, Lady Brandon.
I should think I do," said Lady Brandon emphatically.
You shall do nothing of the sort, Chester," cried Lady Brandon.
If I could find a thousand men as practical as you, Lady Brandon, I might accomplish the next great revolution before the end of this season.
Yes," said Lady Brandon eagerly, forgetting the wall and fence.
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NEWBIGGIN'S Courtney Scott was voted Best Junior on the joint Brandon ABC and Durham University dinner show at the Ramside Hall Hotel for her victory over Megan Bainbridge of Brandon.