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Edmond,

city (1990 pop. 52,315), Oklahoma co., central Okla.; settled 1889. It is a trading center with a huge oil field and small industries that manufacture concrete, petroleum products, and other goods. The city's population nearly tripled from 1970 to 1990. The Univ. of Central Oklahoma is in Edmond. South of the city in Memorial Park is the grave of Wiley PostPost, Wiley,
1899–1935, American aviator, b. Grand Plain, Tex. He won fame in 1931 when he and Harold Gatty flew around the northern part of the earth in 8 days 15 hr 51 min. In 1933 he made a second flight alone.
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(William Penn Adair Rogers), 1879–1935, American humorist, b. Oolagah, Indian Territory (now in Oklahoma). In his youth he worked as a cowboy in Oklahoma, and after traveling over the world, he returned to the United States and worked in vaudeville as a cowboy
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 in a plane crash near Point Barrow, Alaska, in 1935.
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A court heard the victim believed the weapon was real and Edmond had his finger on the trigger when he issued the warning, leaving him in fear for his life.
In driving rain and a cold wind, Edmond immediately took control of the match when his par figures were enough to win the first two holes.
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Leadership Edmond is a nine-session program coordinated by the Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce.
Under Pastor Edmond's progressive vision, leadership and oversight, the church has experienced tremendous growth and significantly expanded its organizational structure and framework.
Edmond now challenges the district court's application of the good-faith exception.
When the home owner returned he was shocked to see Edmond's shoes peeping out of the bottom of the covers.
Now Edmond, who left a trail of mess with bits of chicken and spilled alcohol, has been jailed after admitting burglary.
This book is a story of African American composer Edmond Dede, raised in antebellum New Orleans, and his remarkable career in France.
Target: Royal Estates of San Angelo, TX, Royal Estates of Abilene, TX and Copper Lake Estates in Edmond, OK
'Loves, let's go to the beach on my birthday,' Edmond quoted his wife as telling him on the morning of Sept.
Miss Edmond's family said they had assumed she would be visited on the day of the death after she felt "distressed" the day before.