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Moore,

city (1990 pop. 40,761), Cleveland co., central Okla., a suburb of Oklahoma City; settled 1889 as Verbeck, renamed Moore, inc. 1893. Its manufactures include lightning- and surge-protection equipment, packaging for foods, and auto parts. The city has grown significantly since the 1960s. In 1999 and again in 2013 parts of the city were devastated by EF5 tornadoes; the 1999 tornado had the highest wind speed (318 mph/512 km/h) recorded on earth.
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Moore

1. Bobby. full name Robert Frederick Moore. 1941--93, English footballer, captain of the England team that won the World Cup in 1966
2. Dudley (Stuart John). 1935--2002, British actor, comedian, and musician noted for his comedy partnership (1960--73) with Peter Cook and such films as 10 (1979) and Arthur (1981)
3. George. 1852--1933, Irish novelist. His works include Esther Waters (1894) and The Brook Kerith (1916)
4. G(eorge) E(dward). 1873--1958, British philosopher, noted esp for his Principia Ethica (1903)
5. Gerald. 1899--1987, British pianist, noted as an accompanist esp to lieder singers
6. Henry. 1898--1986, British sculptor. His works are characterized by monumental organic forms and include the Madonna and Child (1943) at St Matthew's Church, Northampton
7. Sir John. 1761--1809, British general; commander of the British army (1808--09) in the Peninsular War: killed at Corunna
8. Marianne (Craig). 1887--1972, US poet: her works include Observations (1924) and Selected Poems (1935)
9. Thomas. 1779--1852, Irish poet, best known for Irish Melodies (1807--34)
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Deadline The Shropshire FA, in a statement, said: "The FA and the Bobby Moore Fund are joining forces to tackle bowel cancer.
Bobby Moore's old club West Ham didn't miss the trick, either.
Mrs J Leese, the wife of the editor of the Coventry Telegraph presented the trophy to Bobby Moore as hundreds of milling youngsters engulfed both sets of players.
For more information about the Bobby Moore Fund, please go to http://bit.ly/1pIA7G0, for more information about courses at NSC or to apply please go to www.nsc.ac.uk or call the College Admissions Team on 01691 688080 or email admissions@nsc.ac.uk.
Jonjo was inspired to raise funds after his gran Lyn died from bowel cancer in 2009 - the same type of cancer as his hero Bobby Moore.
Bobby Moore was a magnifi-cent person and footballer.
"Bobby Moore swapping shirts with Pele, Gazza and Vinnie messing about on the pitch, classic!"
"By supporting Football Shirt Friday and the Bobby Moore Fund, they'll be helping to tackle bowel cancer -- the second most common cause of cancer death in the UK- and show it the red card."
We've teamed up with Sports Book of the Month & have a copy of Bobby Moore, the Man in Full to give away.
PELE will lead the tributes to England's World Cup-winning captain Bobby Moore in a new feature-length documentary.
Apart from Beckham, Charlton and Pele, the likes of Gary Lineker, George Best, Sir Bobby Moore and Alan Ball were also on the list.