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Pendleton,

city (1990 pop. 15,126), seat of Umatilla co., NE Oreg., on the Umatilla River, in the foothills of the Blue Mts.; founded 1869 on the old Oregon Trail, inc. 1889. A distribution and trade center for an extensive wheat, livestock, and timber region, Pendleton has meat-processing plants and flour, lumber, and woolen mills. Construction materials and transportation equipment are also produced. It is the headquarters for Umatilla National Forest and adjacent to the Umatilla reservation. The annual Pendleton Roundup rodeo, dating from 1910, is held in September. An agricultural experiment station of Oregon State Univ. is there.
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Pendleton Whisky is one of the leading super premium whisky brands in the United States.
Pendleton Whisky was launched in 2003 and has since grown its annual sales volume to more than 250,000 nine-liter case equivalents.
Former Northumbria University stuident, Pendleton gave Pacha Du Polder in the St James's Place Foxhunter Chase at Cheltenham a very patient ride and was stone last for the first mile.
Pendleton, 35, will ride 16/1 shot Pacha hotly-anticipated Foxhunters' Chase.
Pendleton, 35, said it was "hugely exciting" to have been given clearance to ride the Paul Nicholls-trained Pacha Du Polder in the St James's Place Foxhunter Chase on Friday week.
Sharply away, Pendleton survived a couple of sticky leaps to triumph aboard the 5-4 favourite, running out a 29-length victor.
Pendleton, 35, was unseated by the same horse, trained by Paul Nicholls, on her first start under National Hunt Rules at Fakenham 12 days previously.
The incident happened at the seventh fence as Carey Williamson, who was partnering Baltic Blue, was unseated on Pendleton's inside, and Pendleton also came to grief.
Partnering Minella Theatre for Alan Hill in a novice riders' event, Pendleton briefly led before taking a pull and, while disputing matters at halfway, she gradually dropped away on the final circuit.
On Long Lane playing fields in Aintree, Pendleton was headed for pitch two to collect some unpaid referees' fees from 'Big Nev', the coach of Copplehouse Colts.
When Pendleton Woolen Mills decided to expand beyond its usual business of weaving fabric in order to license and collaborate on a new beer, it turned to Lane Powell shareholder Parna Mehrbani to negotiate the agreement with Rogue Ales.
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