John Curtin

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Curtin, John,

1885–1945, Australian political leader. A labor union secretary, he edited (1917–28) a labor weekly and was later a member of the lower house—from 1928 to 1941, except for three years. He became Labour party leader. As wartime prime minister (1941–45), he vigorously organized the defense of Australia in World War II, working closely with the United States; he also helped plan closer cooperation within the Commonwealth of Nations. He died in office.
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Rodrigo TX, Jack Curtin, Tommy Sandoval, Tom Asta, Carlos Ribeiro, Miles Silvas and a McClung free agents.
Beloved Wife of Joseph, loving Mother of Kathleen, dear Mother-in-Law of Richard, Sister of Thomas and Jack Curtin, Kathleen Danaher and Julie Mahoney, cousin to Kathleen Green, Patricia Howell and Mary Shelton (O'Connell).
Dave Snyder, DBI; Sheryl Barto, Barto Public Relations; Steve Westley, All-Star Distributors; Dave Gausepohl, Bryant Distributing; Dave Geller, Heidelberg Dist.; Pete Reid, Modern Brewery Age; Tim Cameron, Columbia Distributing, Seattle, WA; Jack Curtin, journalist; Gregg Glaser, journalist; Dave Foley, United Liquors, Boston, MA; Joe O'Grady of DBI and Seamus O'Hara, director of the Carlow Brewery.
Less than a fortnight after Curtin's death, Chifley made an extraordinary speech in Lithgow which has been recorded in Professor Crisp's biography of Chifley but which has been notably ignored by some other historians of the period: "I deeply regret the trials that were imposed on Jack Curtin, not only by the rank and file of the Labour Movement, but by some of those closely associated with him.
Jack Curtin has been named senior division manager for advertising delivery strategy, and Chip Danneker is now the consumer acquisition and retention manager in the marketing department.
Central Skate Camp in Nicaragua has sessions all summer with pro coaching by none other than Chico Brenes, Kelly Hart and Jack Curtin. And if you need to get your appendix removed while you're there, Chico's got you covered on that too!
Fellow LRG 1947 star Jack Curtin was also in attendance.
Jack Curtin is no longer dirty or ghetto having split the DGK camp while O'Side's Dane Vaughn got the pro nod.
On the flip side of the coin, longtime DGK rider Jack Curtin is no longer on the company's team roster.
JACK CURTIN: Raw shredder, best dressed, always shopping on trips, forever doing the gnarliest switch tricks
Grant Taylor, Raven Tershy and Ronnie Sandoval, with Tommy Sandoval and Jack Curtin on street-level assault, and P-Stone and The Phelper as ground support!
In an unrelated DGK story, international playboy Jack Curtin has turned pro.