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Macdonald

1. Flora. 1722--90, Scottish heroine, who helped the Young Pretender to escape to Skye after his defeat at the battle of Culloden (1746)
2. Sir John Alexander. 1815--91, Canadian statesman, born in Scotland, who was the first prime minister of the Dominion of Canada (1867--73; 1878--91)

MacDonald

(James) Ramsay. 1866--1937, British statesman, who led the first and second Labour Governments (1924 and 1929--31). He also led a coalition (1931--35), which the majority of the Labour Party refused to support
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After reading Skirting Heresy, one will be hard-pressed to disagree that MacDonald has made a convincing case that Kempe is indeed the Patron Saint of Gossip.
Thus in the multivalent figure of the air-fish MacDonald sketches an outline of the interpenetrating nature of life and death, the sustaining power of sacrifice, and the interconnectedness of all living things.
Guests included Geoff Inskip, chief executive of Centro, and Richard Williams, managing director of the Mott MacDonald Group.
Rangers - Walker (Bruce), MacKinnon, Dawson (Burns), McClelland (McPherson), Paterson, Munro, Russell, McCoist, Clark (McAdam), MacDonald (E Ferguson), Cooper.
Macdonald Hotels now has two Manchester hotels which are able to boast award winning breakfasts; Macdonald Manchester and Macdonald Townhouse are part of Macdonald Hotels & Resorts who recently attained a highly acclaimed industry award for the most important meal of the day.
Hatch Mott MacDonald is a joint venture company formed by Mott MacDonald and Canada's Hatch Associates in 1996.
Once McGinniss became convinced that MacDonald had both murdered his wife and children and lied to him about it, he confronted a difficult dilemma: how to hold his subject's confidence long enough for him to complete the research.
The sports world is set for a weekly update when "Sports Show with Norm Macdonald," a new series on COMEDY CENTRAL, premieres on Tuesday, April 12 at 10:30 p.
This makes it easy to separate hits from misses, and Macdonald came into this show with a pretty solid batting average.
BETTY MACDONALD BATCHELLER, 92, a talented member of Martha Graham's first dance company and a Broadway actress, died January 15 in Greenwich, Connecticut.
This is a good time, we think, to start selling," said Palais managing partner, Kirkpatrick MacDonald who led the investor group, including his company MacDonald & Cie and foreign investors, in its $50.
In some instances, MacDonald may exaggerate the necessary connection between debt and liberty (just ask any Brazilian these days), but he does make an important point.