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Brandon,

city (1991 pop. 38,567), SW Man., Canada, on the Assiniboine River. The business center of the wheat-raising area of SW Manitoba, Brandon has an extensive trade in farm products and machinery. It is the seat of the annual provincial exhibition and of the Manitoba Winter Fair. A dominion experimental farm adjoins the city. Brandon Univ. is in the city. Brandon is named for the old Hudson's Bay Company post, Brandon House, built in 1793.

Brandon,

uninc. town (1990 pop. 57,985), Hillsborough co., W Fla., a suburb just E of Tampa. Chiefly residential, it is also a retail and service center. Brandon has grown with the construction of highways connecting it to other Florida urban centers. Citrus fruits and vegetables are grown in the area, which also has cattle and dairy farms.
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He looked angrily at the clergyman, now distracted by the charms of Lady Brandon, whose scorn, as she surveyed the crowd, expressed itself by a pout which became her pretty lips extremely.
They're not unborn," said Lady Brandon indignantly.
He knows a great deal better than you do," said Lady Brandon, interrupting.
I am desired to say that they deeply regret that their demonstration should have disturbed you personally, Lady Brandon.
I should think I do," said Lady Brandon emphatically.
You shall do nothing of the sort, Chester," cried Lady Brandon.
If I could find a thousand men as practical as you, Lady Brandon, I might accomplish the next great revolution before the end of this season.
Yes," said Lady Brandon eagerly, forgetting the wall and fence.
Brandon Sports Club has for more than 30 years been a focus for a number of sports, chiefly cricket but also football.
THE owner of Brandon Stadium has revealed it is poised to unveil proposals to build houses on the site of what was Coventry Bees' home track.
com)-- BirthdayPak is pleased to acknowledge Brandon Baltz, owner of the BirthdayPak Franchise of Indiana, BirthdayPak Franchise of Kentucky, and BirthdayPak Franchise of Southwest Ohio, as the focus of this Franchisee Spotlight.
In 2012, Daly House Museum curator Eileen Trott and University Archivist Christy Henry decided to use their similar mandates--to preserve the heritage of Brandon and area--as an opportunity for both institutions to let the community discover its jointly held collections through the production of a photographic exhibit showcasing images taken by local photographer Frank Gowen during Brandon's boom era (1900-1914).