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Armstrong

1. Edwin Howard. 1890--1954, US electrical engineer; invented the superheterodyne radio receiver and the FM radio
2. (Daniel) Louis, known as Satchmo. 1900--71, US jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and singer
3. Gillian. born 1950, Australian film director; her films include My Brilliant Career (1978), Little Women (1994), and Charlotte Gray (2001)
4. Neil (Alden). born 1930, US astronaut; commanded Apollo 11 on the first manned lunar landing during which he became the first man to set foot on the moon on July 20, 1969
5. Lance. born 1971, US cyclist, winner of 6 Tour de France titles, 1999--2004
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Investigators speculated that Deborah Armstrong may have fallen asleep while smoking in the living room, accidentally igniting the fire.
Colleagues and neighbors in the close-knit community south of Fillmore described Donald Armstrong as an innovative businessman and grower, and a dedicated son and father.
Armstrong owned about 200 acres of orange groves and was a longtime director of the Fillmore and Piru Citrus Association, and a past president of the Ventura County Farm Bureau.
Ventura County Agricultural Commissioner Earl McPhail said Armstrong made dozens of trips to promote area citrus fruits, helping to open the Hong Kong market to Ventura County oranges and to forge relations with other Pacific Rim markets.
James and Peter Armstrong of Armstrong the Mover in Thunder Bay agree that the industry must improve its efficiency in order to survive.
Peter Armstrong calculates that computers have allowed the company to do 40-per-cent more business with the same number of people.
It was a desire to computerize that led Armstrong the Mover to end a 43-year relationship with one Toronto-based company last year in favor of becoming an agent for United Van Lines.