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Howe

1. Elias. 1819--67, US inventor of the sewing machine (1846)
2. Gordon, known as Gordie. born 1928, US ice-hockey player, who scored a record 1071 goals in a professional career lasting 32 years.
3. Howe of Aberavon, Baron, title of (Richard Edward) Geoffrey Howe. born 1926, British Conservative politician; Chancellor of the Exchequer (1979--83); foreign secretary (1983--89); deputy prime minister (1989--90)
4. Richard, 4th Viscount Howe. 1726--99, British admiral: served (1776--78) in the War of American Independence and commanded the Channel fleet against France, winning the Battle of the Glorious First of June (1794)
5. his brother, William, 5th Viscount Howe. 1729--1814, British general; commander in chief (1776--78) of British forces in the War of American Independence
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Sir William Howe and his guests stood at the doors of the contiguous apartments, watching the progress of this singular pageant, with various emotions of anger, contempt, or half-acknowledged fear, but still with an anxious curiosity.
"Of that be assured, young lady," answered Sir William Howe, fixing his eyes, with a very marked expression, upon the immovable visage of her grandfather.
Many eyes, by an irresistible impulse, were turned upon Sir William Howe, as if it were he whom the dreary music summoned to the funeral or departed power.
Apart from these trifling particulars, there were characteristics of gait and bearing which impelled the wondering guests to glance from the shrouded figure to Sir William Howe, as if to satisfy themselves that their host had not suddenly vanished from the midst of them.
"Take care of your gray head!" cried Sir William Howe, fiercely, though with a quivering lip.
"You must make haste to chop it off, then," calmly replied the Colonel; "for a few hours longer, and not all the power of Sir William Howe, nor of his master, shall cause one of these gray hairs to fall.
Bedford-based accounting firm Howe, Riley & Howe has merged with Wipfli, one of the 20 largest accounting and consulting firms in the U.S.
The tracked platform--built by Howe & Howe Technologies--was "flying through the woods and up and over the berms," Atherton told reporters.
EDDIE HOWE will double his money with a bumper deal at Bournemouth.
For most of each shift, he was in his switcher vehicle.<br />Curtis Howe, Dooley's direct supervisor, began working for Capstone in May 2016.
Richard Howe, CEO of Little Rock's Inuvo Inc., attributes his successful career to the people he's been able to work with.
Daniel Howe was travelling along Kenton Road, in Gosforth, Newcastle, with his then-boyfriend in the passenger seat when he crashed on an evening in August last year.