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Hess

1. Dame Myra. 1890--1965, English pianist
2. (Walther Richard) Rudolf . 1894--1987, German Nazi leader. He made a secret flight to Scotland (1941) to negotiate peace with Britain but was held as a prisoner of war; later sentenced to life imprisonment at the Nuremberg trials (1946); committed suicide
3. Victor Francis. 1883--1964, US physicist, born in Austria: pioneered the investigation of cosmic rays: shared the Nobel prize for physics (1936)
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Hess played outfield at Waubonsee in 1986 and 1987.
In the same quarter last year, Hess reported a loss per share of 23 cents on revenue of $1.57 billion.
Although I had read and admired his work for years, I only got to know Jonathan Hess personally during the period when he was working on Middlebrow Literature.
Hess's study is all the more valuable, then, for making what might seem a dull or overly technical subject accessible to both scholarly and general readers alike.
The Partnership has provided Hess Midstream a right of first offer to acquire the water services business in the event the Partnership decides to sell the water services business in the future.
Under the terms of the agreement, HIP has granted Hess Midstream with the right of first offer to acquire the water services business in the event HIP decides to sell the water services business in the future.
For decades, conspiracy theories raged, saying Hess was killed by the British after he was caught in Scotland, and that a doppelganger was put in his place.
But none of this looked likely to a young Leon Hess in the worst year of the Great Depression.
The interest in Hess' assets, among the few long-term and sizeable projects in the region, comes as cashed-up firms such as PTTEP are buying overseas assets, while the likes of OMV and Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company have been scouring for acquisitions in Asia..
The historian said it was not known until now that Hess was treated there.
In spring 2003, the center of our Galaxy and the remnants of the explosion of a massive star were the first two sources identified by HESS's Cherenkov telescopes, then still being tested.
"Hess and the Penguins" is study of Hess' mission to make peace with Britain and get rid of Hitler --even his involvement in a plot to fly Hitler to Britain for capture!