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Magallanes,

Chile: see Punta ArenasPunta Arenas
, city (1990 est. pop. 120,000), capital of Magallanes y La Antartica Chilena region, S Chile, on the Strait of Magellan, the world's southernmost major city. Punta Arenas was founded in 1849 to maintain Chile's claim to the strait.
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I don't know how that may be," said Sancho; "all I know is that if the Senora Magallanes or Magalona was satisfied with this croup, she could not have been very tender of flesh.
Implementing agency : Carabineros de Chile - Prefectura Magallanes,
14) This combination of a large, heavily European, immigrant working class and vast tracts of unused land concentrated in the hands of a few large landowners fostered strong support for leftist politics in Magallanes from the 1920s onward.
Chile's Magallanes and Antarctica is the largest and southern-most region of Chile, however, it is the second-least populated.
The new set of officers for 2010-11 was also introduced at the meeting, headed by chairman Emil Durano, and includes vice-chairman Dong Silastre, finance head Rodel Santiago, marketing head Ding Magallanes, tournaments director Daryll Soriano, technical head Randy Esquivel, administration head Opehlia Baptista, game in charge Pipo Santos and internal auditor Olen Francisco.
Muelmar Magallanes, who lost his own life after saving 30 of his village mates and relatives last September 26 u as typhoon Ketsana dumped record rainfall in the metropolis u was recognised by the international publication for his heroism and sacrifice.
He skipped Saturday's start with elbow tightness, although Travelers manager Bobby Magallanes told the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette that was merely a precaution.
She was in Argentina when, on the recommendation of Nicholas Magallanes, she received an invitation from George Balanchine to join his newly formed New York City Ballet.
Brigadier general Javier del Real Magallanes, veterano de 42 anos en el ejercito de Mexico (Philadelphia Inquirer)
Peruvian trialist Alexis Magallanes also impressed with a stunning double as the Taysiders dominated their third outing of the tour.
Exclusive Telecast Begins Wednesday, November 8, Featuring Cardenales de Lara at Navegantes de Magallanes at 6:30 pm ET
Implementing agency : SERVICIO DE SALUD MAGALLANES HOSPITAL DE,