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city (1990 pop. 22,430), seat of Cheshire co., SW N.H., on the Ashuelot River; settled 1736, inc. as a city 1873. It is a trade and manufacturing center in a farming and resort area. There is printing and publishing, and among Keene's manufactures are electronic equipment and metal and glass products. The city is the seat of Keene State College. To the east is Mt. MonadnockMonadnock
, isolated peak, 3,165 ft (965 m) high, SW N.H. It is a popular hiking destination, noted for its view. The peak lends its name to the geomorphic term monadnock,
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A fresh graduate from Cleveland State University, Mellen finished his internship in quality control at Keenes manufacturing facility.
If Keenes Day is going to win the Northumberland Plate, he will have to be 100 per cent over his recent Ascot Stakes exertions when he weakened out of contention up the home straight to finish ninth to Judgethemoment.
Keenes name may be made to either the Heartland Hospice House, 5661 Ochletree Lane, Wilmington, DE 19808 or to your local Salvation Army.