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Walton

1. Ernest Thomas Sinton. 1903--95, Irish physicist. He succeeded in producing the first artificial transmutation of an atomic nucleus (1932) with Sir John Cockcroft, with whom he shared the Nobel prize for physics 1951
2. Izaak . 1593--1683, English writer, best known for The Compleat Angler (1653; enlarged 1676)
3. Sir William (Turner). 1902--83, English composer. His works include Façade (1923), a setting of satirical verses by Edith Sitwell, the Viola Concerto (1929), and the oratorio Belshazzar's Feast (1931)
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It is therefore doubly welcome that John Walton, whose definitive study of The English Seaside Resort: A Social History 1750-1914 (Leicester, 1983) and painstaking analysis of Blackpool, the leading British popular resort, have established him as the leading social historian in the field, has now turned a more focused attention to the twentieth century.
In the introduction, Walton includes a valuable description of the "Rhomberg Internal Clock" method of field testing for possible drug use, a procedure that capitalizes on a user's common inability to accurately determine elapsed time.
His widow, Lady Susana Walton, will attend the event at the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff.
He drew his gun, for which he had a conceal-carry permit, and implored Walton not to make him shoot.
The court martial at Portsmouth heard Walton, aged 28, had been in charge of the navigation and safety of the frigate as it left Abu Dhabi.
A well-matched team, Fawcett and Walton each bring something different to the film.
According to the Arkansas Democrat, the Walton Family Foundation is now worth
But Walton soon discovered there was a passionate albeit quiet struggle within the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America over gay issues.
Well, if you're not willing to negotiate," said Walton, "we'll just file a lawsuit.
Uncle" Sam: Walton Proved That Discounts - And Hands-On Management - Pay
Walton does not even note that Florida Power and Light first ignored the Intemational Brotherhood of Electrical Workers in implementing quality changes-but later found that the union's support was crucial to improvement.