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a person skilled in making and repairing barrels, casks, etc.

Cooper

1. Cary (Lynn). born 1940, British psychologist, noted for his studies of behaviour at work and the causes and treatment of stress
2. Gary, real name Frank James Cooper. 1901--61, US film actor; his many films include Sergeant York (1941) and High Noon (1952), for both of which he won Oscars
3. Sir Henry. born 1934, British boxer; European heavyweight champion (1964; 1968--71)
4. James Fenimore 1789--1851, US novelist, noted for his stories of American Indians, esp The Last of the Mohicans (1826)
5. Leon Neil. born 1930, US physicist, noted for his work on the theory of superconductivity. He shared the Nobel prize for physics 1972
6. Samuel 1609--72, English miniaturist
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"Cooper''s appeared in Google and as I was looking to attract the discerning customer, their brand and approach to coffee was a perfect match," he said.
These events present much promising material: a story of double exile; a privileged and sophisticated existence in a country where "heartmen" chased people down and cut out their hearts for use in secret rituals; conflicted racial attitudes and assumptions (there is much unexamined racism in Cooper's remarks about the "country people" of Liberia); the murderous struggle for resources and power so endemic to Africa; and Cooper's traumatic personal history.
Now available in Tesco and selected Majestic Wine Warehouses, Coopers Pale Ale is the ideal choice for al fresco dining this summer.
But Lion Nathan managing director Rob Murray has that Lion Nathan was pursuing legal action to reverse the Coopers shareholders' decision and keep the takeover bid viable.
Regarding the omission, Wayne Cooper wrote us that while he was stepping down from day-to-day management of Kennedy Information, he will "remain active in Kennedy as an advisor and board member.
The powerful Works Mini Cooper S will make its racing debut soon, when it will be introduced into the John Cooper Challenge.
When John Cooper devised the souped-up Mini Cooper in 1961 it instantly became the ultimate in four-wheel chic.
* Four instances in which certain Coopers & Lybrand professionals owned securities of publicly held audit clients for which the firm provided audit services.
In this historic symposium on Anna Julia Cooper (1858-1964), it is appropriate to begin with an assessment of the scholarly criticism about her life and legacy.
With a 93.42% vote, the shareholders decided to prevent Lion Nathan from buying Coopers shares.
Coopers Coffee helped to clinch the UK Barista title for Simon Robertson, owner of Leoni's Coffee House at Malton, North Yorkshire.
"There's a great art to the science of engineering, and there's usually more than one right answer," said Cooper, executive vice president and managing director, New York.