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Hammond.

1 City (1990 pop. 84,236), Lake co., extreme NW Ind., bounded by Lake Michigan, the Ill. state line, and the Little Calumet River, and traversed by the Grand Calumet River; settled 1851, inc. 1884. Originally important as a slaughterhouse site, Hammond was a meatpacking town until its great packing house was destroyed by fire in 1901. Manufactures include foods, fabricated metal and petroleum products, chemicals, machinery, and transportation equipment. It has secondary steel processing and fire brick refractories. A campus of Purdue Univ. is there.

2 City (1990 pop. 15,871), Tangipahoa parish, SE La.; inc. 1888. Truck farms, beef and dairy cattle, and timber are important. Manufactures include building materials, consumer goods, paper and metal products, and machinery. There is also meat processing. The city is the seat of Southeastern Louisiana Univ. and the home of the Black Heritage Festival. Zemurry Gardens and the Global Wildlife Park also are there.

Hammond

 

a city in the northern USA, in the state of Indiana; located near Lake Michigan. Population, 102,000 (1975). Hammond is a southeastern industrial suburb of Chicago. The main branches of industry are ferrous metallurgy, machine-building, and oil refining.

Hammond

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1. Dame Joan. 1912--96, Australian operatic singer, born in New Zealand
2. Walter Reginald, known as Wally. 1903--65, English cricketer. An all-rounder, he played for England 85 times between 1928 and 1946

Hammond

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a city in NW Indiana, adjacent to Chicago. Pop.: 80 547 (2003 est.)
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I think that's finally starting to come around," Hammond said.
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"If we don't get a deal … we would need to take a different approach to the future of Britain's economy," Hammond said in an interview with Sky News broadcast on Sunday.
Mr Barnes asked for any sentence to be suspended, due to Hammond's early guilty plea and pointing out the recording wasn't uploaded to the internet or distributed further.
Hammond said he worked across her neck and shoulders using an ultrasound machine and then worked the muscles across the top of her chest.
At the Hammonds original sentencing, the judge noted that they are respected in the community and that imposing the mandatory minimum, 5-year prison sentence would shock the conscience and be grossly disproportionate to the severity of their conduct.
Hammond will continue to employ the EBS employees, bringing the total number of Hammond employees to more than 800.
Former chairman Jeremy Peace brought Hammond to the Baggies in April 2016 because of his reputation as a gifted negotiator and his eye for an undiscovered gem.
The whole thing was cringingly amdram in execution and certainly put the ham into Hammond.