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Garland,

city (1990 pop. 180,650), Dallas co., N Tex., a suburb of Dallas; inc. 1891. Since World War II, Garland has grown from an agricultural community into an important center for electronics research and for the production of electronic equipment. Other manufactures include oil-field equipment, chemicals, apparel, sheet metal, and processed foods. An air force station is there. Garland remains one of the fastest growing cities in the United States.

Garland

An ornament in the form of a bank, wreath, or festoon of leaves, fruits, or flowers.

bay leaf garland

A stylized laurel leaf used in the form of a garland to decorate torus moldings.

garland

[′gär·lənd]
(mining engineering)
A channel fixed around a shaft in order to catch the water draining down the walls and conduct it to a lower level. Also known as water curb; water garland; water ring.

garland

An ornament in the form of a band, a wreath, or a festoon of leaves, fruits, or flowers.

garland

1. a representation of such a wreath, as in painting, sculpture, etc.
2. a collection of short literary pieces, such as ballads or poems; miscellany or anthology
3. Nautical a ring or grommet of rope

Garland

Judy, real name Frances Gumm. 1922--69, US singer and film actress. Already a child star, she achieved international fame with The Wizard of Oz (1939). Later films included Meet Me in St Louis (1944) and A Star is Born (1954)
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Always the opportunist and frequently a romantic (and in love with his Los Angeles), "Jack" Garland jumped into action upon hearing that the King and Queen of Greece would visit his community in the fall of 1953.
Other currency garland makers also out of business as their craft entirely depends on the availability of crisp currency notes.
Traditional garland makers string full flowers, but we use roses in different colours to make garlands, especially for the groom," says Mohammad Javed a leading garland maker at the wholesale flower market.
There are several types of fresh garland from which to choose.
But Ms Garland, awarded a CBE for services to North East business in 2007 and named Veuve Clicquot Businesswoman of the Year in 2005, is now behind a new energy consultancy business.
Schmidt, acclaimed editor of "Judy Garland on Judy Garland", seamlessly pieced together the final section of the book from extensive interviews with Sid, most previously unpublished.
The book, called "Judy and I: My Life with Judy Garland," by Sid Luft will not published until March 1, but the excerpts were (http://people.
In contrast, Garland has a record of generally supporting contested EPA regulations.
Speaking from the Rose Garden, President Barack Obama said Garland was widely considered "one of America's sharpest legal minds" and was known for his "deep and abiding passion for protecting our most basic constitutional rights.
After They Closed the Gates: Jewish Illegal Immigration to the United States, 1921-1965, by Libby Garland.
As a collection of ground-breaking essays written over a sixty-year period, The Significant Hamlin Garland will be appreciated by scholars of American realism, reminding us of Garland's significant role as a literary radical.
The 26-year-old singersongwriter, actor and winner of hit TV shows Dancing On Ice and Get Your Act Together will appear in Judy - The Songbook of Judy Garland, which comes to the Liverpool Empire from June 8-10 as part of a national tour.