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Hoover

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1. Herbert (Clark). 1874--1964, US statesman; 31st president of the US (1929--33). He organized relief for Europe during and after World War I, but as president he lost favour after his failure to alleviate the effects of the Depression
2. J(ohn) Edgar. 1895--1972, US lawyer: director of the FBI (1924--72). He used new scientific methods to combat crime, including the first fingerprint file

Hoover

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™ a type of vacuum cleaner
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Because the company has consistently used the Hoover's brand name in all of its product lines--from the first Hoover's Handbook to the creation of Hoover's Online--customers know us as 'Hoover's,' so the transition is natural," said Hoover, who left the company in 1992 to develop Travelfest travel superstores but is still a member of Hoover's board of directors.
The Hoover Institution looks forward to connecting with its supporters by utilizing Facebook," Raisian said.
The junior threw the first no-hitter of her career for host Hoover of Glendale (2-1) in the nonleague victory.
Hoover, who has 670,000 birds at his ranch on the north side of Yucaipa, hasn't been hit by the disease.
The Hoover Institution is eager to reach out to current fans and followers as well as new audiences with its ideas defining a free society," Raisian said.
They got on a roll and we couldnb't stop them,'' said Hoover receiver Jamal Kendrick, whose late touchdown catches of 26 and 39 yards brought his team back but not enough as Glendale (3-7, 4-1) prevailed 28-14 in a league and season finale for both teams.
Aguirre was fatally stabbed in front of Hoover High last May 5 while trying to break up a fight between Armenian and Latino gang members, authorities say.
It's so easy to go out and be overwhelmed with all of the beautiful things,'' said Hoover, a counselor at the Valencia office of the nonprofit Credit Counseling Service of Los Angeles.
But while Hoover High had the largest increase in the number of students taking the test districtwide, the score decline wasn't as dramatic as at Crescenta Valley.
If they linger long enough to hear the human stories behind its construction, visitors learn that Hoover Dam is more than an impressive feat of engineering.
The '90s, a decade for the most part fraught with frustration for Hoover High in its long-running rivalry with Glendale, ended on up note for the Tornadoes as they downed the Dynamiters 21-10 at Glendale High on Friday.
We couldn't wait for the first Glendale-Hoover game,'' said Burnell Yarick, 86, who played for Hoover in that 1930 matchup at Occidental College, ``because it was a chance to play on grass.