Lewis, George

Lewis, George (William)

(1882–1948) aeronautical engineer; born in Ithaca, N.Y. As aeronautical research director of the National Advisory Committee of Aeronautics (1924–47), he helped produce national requirements for aircraft design. By the time he retired, his department had three laboratories, 40 wind tunnels, and 6,000 employees. The Lewis Flight Propulsion Laboratory, Cleveland, Ohio, was named for him (1948).
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REPLACEMENTS: Kirby Myhill, Brad Thyer, Dillon Lewis, George Earle, Rory Thornton, Lloyd Williams, Steven Shingler, Owen Lane.
Cardiff Blues: Dan Fish; Blaine Scully, Rey Lee-Lo, Willis Halaholo, Garyn Smith; Gareth Anscombe, Lloyd Williams; Brad Thyer, Kristian Dacey (capt), Dillon Lewis, George Earle, Seb Davies, Josh Turnbull, Josh Navidi, Nick Williams.
Cardiff Blues: Dan Fish; Blaine Scully, Rey Lee-Lo, Willis Halaholo, Garyn Smith; Gareth Anscombe, Lloyd Williams; Brad Thyer, Kristian Dacey (capt), Dillon Lewis, George Earle, Seb Davies, Josh Turnbull, Josh Navidi, Nick Williams.Subs: Kirby Myhill, Corey Domachowski, Dmitri Arhip, James Down, Olly Robinson, Tomos Williams, Steven Shingler, Matthew Morgan.
Cardiff: Gareth Anscombe, Aled Summerhill, Rey Lee-Lo, Willis Halaholo, Jason Harries, Jarrod Evans, Tomos Williams, Rhys Gill, Kristian Dacey, Dillon Lewis, George Earle, Josh Turnbull, Olly Robinson, Ellis Jenkins, Nick Williams.
Dear brother to Lewis, George, Margaret and the late Peter and Cathey.
Despite the barriers Penner faced in the Army, he went on to have a successful post-military career, managing dining at the famed Friars Club, where he rubbed elbows with Jerry Lewis, George Burns, Jack Benny, Judy Garland and Don Rickles.
As well as the boxer's wives and nine children, guests at the private ceremony on Saturday included former President Bill Clinton, actors Will Smith and Billy Crystal plus former champions Sugar Ray Leonard, Lennox Lewis, George Foreman, Mike Tyson, Larry Holmes and Bernard Hopkins.
The full list of celebrities attending will be announced on the day.His Royal Highness Prince Harry, Simon Cowell, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, Dame Helen Mirren, Damian Lewis, George W.Bush and President of Singapore, Tony Tan Keng Yam, were just a few of the many distinguished guests to have lent their support to ICAP and its charities in 2014.
LIVERPOOL: Shamal George, Kane Lewis, George Johnston, Corey Whelan (c), Josh Dobie, Adam Phillips, Yan Dhanda, Liam Coyle, Ben Woodburn, Paolo Alves (Rhian Brewster, 80), Ovie Ejaria (Kris Owens, 89) Unused subs: Owen Wheeler, Michel Parker, Adam Lewis.
"This result was a stretch project milestone for the entire five years of JCAP as a whole, and not only have we achieved this goal, we also achieved it on time and on budget," says Caltech's Nate Lewis, George L.
Lewis, George Meany, Walter Reuther and Harry Bridges, none of them gentle, reasonable types.
Why not reach out to conference organizers Carol Lewis, George Painter, and Billy Rankin (visit www.campmaintenance.com) and make plans to attend this year's gathering, March 25-27, 2014?