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Harrison,

town (1990 pop. 13,425), Hudson co., NE N.J., a suburb on the Passaic River opposite Newark; inc. 1869. Harrison's industries include chemicals, trucking and containerized shipping, foundries, and vehicle parts. The town's manufacturing base declined during the late 20th cent., but in the early 21st cent. Harrison began an extensive mixed-use redevelopment of a third of the town. A professional soccer stadium is there.

Harrison

1. Benjamin. 1833--1901, 23rd president of the US (1889--93)
2. George. 1943--2001, British rock singer, guitarist, and songwriter: a member of the Beatles (1962--70). His solo recordings include All Things Must Pass (1970) and Cloud Nine (1987)
3. Rex (Carey). 1908--90, British actor. His many films include Major Barbara (1940), Blithe Spirit (1945), and My Fair Lady (1964)
4. Tony. born 1937, British poet, dramatist, and translator: best known for his poems for television and his translations for the stage
5. grandfather of Benjamin, William Henry. 1773--1841, 9th president of the US (1841)
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Executive producers, Suzan Harrison, George Faber, Charles Pattinson, Nigel Williams; producer, Barney Reisz; director, Tom Hooper; writer, Williams; camera, Larry Smith; editor, Beverly Mills; music, Rob Lane; production designer, Eve Stewart; costume designer, Mike O'Neill; casting, Doreen Jones.
Skinner will compete in the sprint disciplines alongside Phillip Hindes and Peter Mitchell, while Doull and Kelly will ride alongside Harrison, George Atkins, Mark Christian and Simon Yates in the endurance events.
Front, from left) Josh Wilson, John McDevitt, Tyler Worrell, Damon Crawley, Curtis Breeze, Daniel Bramley, Aiden Coyle; (back, from left) Ross Desolla, Bradley Furneaux-Porter, Mitch Leybourne, Steve McKenna, Adam Harrison, George Morris, Sam Lackenby.
BROAD OAK UNDER 11S: Back, from left: Fraser Harrison, George Tindall, Ben Harding, Sam Senior, Wills Metcalfe (coach).