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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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The victim realised Edmond had taken a claw hammer and knife from the kitchen into the bedroom with him before falling asleep.
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.
But the inquest heard that no appointment had been scheduled until April 2 - the day after Miss Edmond took her own life.
However, John Gittins, coroner for North Wales east and central, said that it would be impossible to conclude that any visit would have prevented Miss Edmond taking her own life.
I am especially pleased with the architect, Sean Willis of The Stacy Group, for creating a specification that allowed Edmond Santa Fe High School to have the exact same playing surface that is used by so many NFL teams.
It is therefore with regret that Edmond de Rothschild Group has no recourse but to continue its legal proceedings to ensure that family rules are respected and that each Rothschild, in respect for family unity, is able to pursue their activities in healthy and fair competition.
With Then It Was Now Again Murray Edmond has accomplished a splendid feat of self-curating, making a verbal museum of his critical writings over the forty years from 1973 to 2013, the textual equivalent of a visual artist's retrospective.
Edmond, from Fermoy, Co Cork, lives with his mother and his older brother David, who will be accompanying him to the Italian capital.
Edmond presents Viktor Shklovsky's idea of estrangement as the purpose of art as melding with Hejinian's privileging of the idea of "the person" as existing on an "improvised boundary" rather than as a fixed self.
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