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Seguin

(səgēn`), city (1990 pop. 18,853), seat of Guadalupe co., S central Tex., on the Guadalupe River; inc. 1853. Among its many industrial products are textiles, construction materials, plastic products, steel, and processed foods. The city was founded (1831) by members of the Texas RangersTexas Rangers,
mounted fighting force organized (1835) during the Texas Revolution. During the republic they became established as the guardians of the Texas frontier, particularly against Native Americans. The Texas Rangers at first consisted of three companies of 25 men each.
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 and named after Col. Juan SeguínSeguín, Juan Nepomuceno,
1806–90, Texas revolutionary and politician, b. San Antonio. He was elected alderman (1829) and mayor (1833) of San Antonio, then formed a militia (1835) to aid the Mexican governor of Texas against President Santa Anna.
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, a hero of the Texas Revolution. The river and nearby Lake McQueeney attract vacationers. Texas Lutheran Univ. is there.
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in the city council chambers located in the seguin city hall, 205 north river, seguin, texas 78155.
He then attempted to open the bank's vault but failed,' said Seguin.
Seguin se incorporo como neuropsiquiatra desde la fundacion del hospital, en 1941; y en 1942 integro la Catedra de Psiquiatria de la Facultad de Medicina de San Fernando.
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lead preSo ahe the hou 45, Socialist Francois Hollande, who is ahead of president Nicolas Sarkozy in polls, was giving an address on housing reform when Claire Seguin, ran up to the podium and showered him with the bag of self-raising.
Seguin arrived at the hospital and noted a lack of fetal activity.
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