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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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Edmond de Rothschild is the second-biggest shareholder of Paris-Orleans, with 7.
A fairly new Edmond resident, Hunter Dillard, moved to the Edmond area in 2012, and is an avid fan of the Edmond Dog Park.
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With the Edmond case as ammunition, Orris began fighting a similar battle in Stow against other city councilmembers to remove the Christian cross and Bible from Stow's official seal.
Autumn Leaves of Edmond will also have its own culinary director who will prepare fresh food from scratch.
The national program is based on the groundbreaking Edmond J.
The City of Edmond will use this AI in order to take steps to affirmatively further fair housing and future housing needs as part of the obligations it assumes when it accepts Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds.
The Brad Reeser Team serves Edmond, Oklahoma and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
The unit, Edmond de Rothschild Private Merchant Banking, is set to begin operations this spring, and the firm is hiring a team of senior advisers for the London operation.
Visiting hours for Edmond will be held on Tuesday, February 28 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at CALLAHAN & FAY BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, 61 Myrtle St.
Edmond Shipway has provided professional services to UCE for the last 17 years, working on a number of high profile refurbishment and new build projects such as the award winning School of Jewellery and College of Art, together with numerous other projects.