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McPherson,

city (1990 pop. 12,422), seat of McPherson co., central Kans., in a farm area on the old Santa Fe Trail; inc. 1874. The city has an oil refinery and factories that make plastics, railroad equipment, and motor vehicles. The city is named for Gen. James B. McPherson, the highest ranking Union general to die in the Civil War. McPherson College is there.

McPherson

Conor. born 1972, Irish playwright and theatre director; his plays include The Weir (1997) and Port Authority (2001)
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One of the women and the man passed bank notes to Cox and McPherson, and Cox brought out an orange Kinder egg capsule containing small items and put them in the hands of the man and woman, before they parted company.
McPherson then ran offdown the middle of Rowley Lane and the driver went to the car and removed the keys from the ignition.
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30pm, Andrew McPherson told his brother he was going to the toilet but did not return.
Had the disciplinary panel at the BHA's London headquarters not upheld his appeal, McPherson would have been forced to report its findings to the Bar Standards Board, whose code of conduct requires barristers to act honestly in every aspect of their life.
McPherson, the announcement of which caused me sincere sorrow," Hood wrote.
McPherson, then a chief warrant Officer and a seasoned helicopter gunship pilot on his 197th combat mission, was flying a close-air support mission to assist U.
McPherson insists sleep and recovery time are vital to his side right now.
Eerdmans, 1993)--and Daniel Mark Epstein--Sister Aimee: The Life of Aimee Scruple McPherson (New York: Harcourt Brace, 1993)--welt extensively on McPherson's early life, which Sutton summarizes briefly.
While many of the contributions range more broadly than this, (7) the collection does contain a number of powerful essays that focus on important judgments of McPherson J or McPherson JA in receivership, (8) contract, (9) equity, (10) property (11) and criminal law (12)--and even one important argument made by McPherson as counsel.
A friend of the victim followed him, then called police and McPherson, 27, of Kells Lane, Low Fell, Gateshead, pleaded guilty to theft and was ordered to do 48 hours' unpaid work.