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Hammett

Dashiell. 1894--1961, US writer of detective novels. His books include The Maltese Falcon (1930) and The Thin Man (1932)
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Such restrictions so early in the year pointed to a "challenging" summer for farmers, said Mr Hammett.
Tripp Hammett is the president and part owner of Hammett Gravel Company where he has worked for 15 years.
> Mark Hammett The current Highlanders assistant boss addressed the issues raised by Rees back in his New Zealand homeland and acknowledged he had 'hurt the feelings' of Blues players, management and coaches.
Hammett had joined the Blues in 2014 on a three-year contract after spending four seasons coaching the Hurricanes, but his stay at the Welsh region didn't last following the dressing room disquiet.
When Hammett appeared for sentence at Stirling Sheriff Court last week, his lawyer Alastair Ross told SheriffWilliam Gilchrist that he agreed with the author of a social work report prepared for the court that Hammett was"clearly a young man who is going to require some positive intervention in his life and a degree of support."
In the Op, Hammett revolutionised the traditional figure of the detective, strong-arming him out of his Sherlockian smoking jacket and into an American-made trench coat, shoving him out of his armchair and down those dark alleys where the most realistic crimes are waiting to be solved.
They take on Edinburgh at the Arms Park today with Dale McIntosh and Paul John in charge following Hammett's decision to head home to New Zealand with his family for personal reasons.
Cardiff director of rugby Mark Hammett said: "The saddest thing is we've a bloke who can't wait to get into it, who's done his best fitness tests for however many years who can't play."
This collection of mostly previously unpublished stories found in various sources shows Dashiell Hammett as a versatile and gifted writer of more than just crime stories.
Editors Hammett, cofounder of DESIGNER/builder: A Journal of the Human Environment, and writer/photographer Wrigley present this essay compilation addressing the ability of individuals and communities to enact change, discussed through the unexpected medium of architecture.
Virginia Dean Hammett and Michael David Bowling were united in marriage on the evening of June 30, 2012, at First Presbyterian Church in Jackson.