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Murphy

1. Alex. born 1939, British rugby league player and coach
2. Eddie, full name Edward Regan Murphy. born 1951, US film actor and comedian. His films include 48 Hours (1982), Beverly Hills Cop (1984), Coming to America (1988), and Dr Dolittle (1998)
3. William Parry. 1892--1987, US physician: with G. R. Minot, he discovered the liver treatment for anaemia and they shared, with G. H. Whipple, the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine in 1934
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Murphy also had another child from a prior relationship.
John Murphy said in the statement, "I'm pleased to have the opportunity to continue to lead Murphy Company and to maintain its position as an independent family-owned wood products company.
So Murphy used $90 million of his assets to create a family partnership to preserve those stock holdings for future generations.
Besides his wife, he is survived by his nephews, Dennis Murphy and his wife Karen Murphy, Daniel Murphy Jr.
Murphy originally included the full amount of the damages in her gross income and paid the appropriate taxes, but she later filed an amended return claiming a refund based on the exclusion in section 104(a)(2) regarding damages received "on account of personal physical injuries or physical sickness.
Applying this analysis, the Murphy court ruled that damages received (1) solely as compensation for a personal injury (physical or nonphysical) and (2) not in lieu of something that is normally taxed, are not an accession to wealth and therefore not income under the 16th Amendment.
All eyes are immediately drawn to a grim, gray scar on the other side of a small valley, a quarry where Murphy and other paleontologists have, on and off during the past couple of years, spent time unearthing the remains of two large dinosaurs.
Though he's never taken an acting class in his life, Murphy landed the first role he ever auditioned for--in an acclaimed play called Disco Pigs--and set aside dreams of playing rock and roll for a career that has included Cold Mountain and two big hits this summer--the blockbuster Batman Begins and the Wes Craven thriller Red Eye.
Murphy will surprise and delight readers with his discussions of the religious import of some science fiction novels, a subject implicit in much of this genre, meriting discussion.
Both Stiefel and Murphy possess ideal physiques and sublime musicality.
Murphy ignored his pleas and kept trying to break in, and when Oeser noticed that his house door was buckling, he ran to his bedroom, shut his door, and loaded his pistol.