Harrison, Pat

Harrison, Pat

(Byron Patton Harrison), 1881–1941, U.S. Congressman, b. Crystal Springs, Miss. A lawyer, he served as a Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives (1911–19) and in the U.S. Senate from 1919 until his death. He became (1933) chairman of the Senate finance committee and was active in putting early New Deal legislation through Congress. Harrison was opposed to President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's tax measures but supported his foreign policy.
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Milliner tutor Sue Carter, her business partner Marie Thornton and seven of Sue's students Liz Whitehead, Til Wright, Marilyn McNeill, Barbara Brown, Beryl Harrison, Pat Sykes and Joan Wood have worked for years to build up their hat-making skills.
A TRUE GLASS ACT Eric Harrison, Pat Jennings, award winner Leonard Blakely, Geoff Hurst and Ian Rush at last year's ceremony
3 gave Efrys Crowther, Eirlys Phillips and Susanne Cheatle victory at MOLD over Jude Brown, Celia O'Sullivan and Pauline Frane, who took second on a countback from Elizabeth Harrison, Pat Jones and Angela Morris after they finished level on 47.
Harrison, Pat Delano, Kristina Wilburn, Mary Finn, Andrea Goodman and Shelly Wood.
And it can boast of having been the 'birthplace' of world champions such as Jim Watt, Ken Buchanan, Scott Harrison, Pat Clinton, Paul Weir and Craig Docherty.
TOP HONOUR Eric Harrison, Pat Jennings, award-winner Leonard Blakely, Geoff Hurst and Ian Rush
WELL DESERVED Winner Leonard Blakely, centre, is congratulated on his award by Eric Harrison, Pat Jennings, Geoff Hurst and Ian Rush at football ceremony