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Moore,

city (1990 pop. 40,761), Cleveland co., central Okla., a suburb of Oklahoma City; settled 1889 as Verbeck, renamed Moore, inc. 1893. Its manufactures include lightning- and surge-protection equipment, packaging for foods, and auto parts. The city has grown significantly since the 1960s. In 1999 and again in 2013 parts of the city were devastated by EF5 tornadoes; the 1999 tornado had the highest wind speed (318 mph/512 km/h) recorded on earth.

Moore

1. Bobby. full name Robert Frederick Moore. 1941--93, English footballer, captain of the England team that won the World Cup in 1966
2. Dudley (Stuart John). 1935--2002, British actor, comedian, and musician noted for his comedy partnership (1960--73) with Peter Cook and such films as 10 (1979) and Arthur (1981)
3. George. 1852--1933, Irish novelist. His works include Esther Waters (1894) and The Brook Kerith (1916)
4. G(eorge) E(dward). 1873--1958, British philosopher, noted esp for his Principia Ethica (1903)
5. Gerald. 1899--1987, British pianist, noted as an accompanist esp to lieder singers
6. Henry. 1898--1986, British sculptor. His works are characterized by monumental organic forms and include the Madonna and Child (1943) at St Matthew's Church, Northampton
7. Sir John. 1761--1809, British general; commander of the British army (1808--09) in the Peninsular War: killed at Corunna
8. Marianne (Craig). 1887--1972, US poet: her works include Observations (1924) and Selected Poems (1935)
9. Thomas. 1779--1852, Irish poet, best known for Irish Melodies (1807--34)
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Cole has become the 12th England player to play in three World Cups after Billy Wright, Tom Finney, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, Peter Shilton, Terry Butcher, Bryan Robson, Sol Campbell, Beckham, Michael Owen and Ashley Cole.
WE ARE forever hearing about howmoney has ruined the beautiful game and you can't go into a pub without hearing some old codger rattle on about how today's stars are not a patch on the likes of Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton or Geoff Hurst.
'We had Gordon Banks in goal, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, Jimmy Greaves up front (although he didn't make the final) and Ray Wilson at left back.
Whether the Saints, managed by their single most influential figure, Ted Bates, should have sat back as they did is something old supporters still argue about today, but the fact is that Pat Crerand and Maurice Setters camped on the halfway line and a steady stream of balls into the box saw Graham Moore, Bobby Charlton and David Herd - though some would say it was a desperate, flailing `oggie' by full-back Tommy Traynor - turn the game round.
The late Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Gordon Banks were the three world class players you need to succeed.
The squad included Roger Hunt, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Ray Wilson who were still there for England 1966, the only time we won the World Cup.
He will become only the eighth player to join this exclusive club that includes Peter Shilton, David Beckham, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, Billy Wright, Ashley Cole and Gerrard.
I played alongside three of the previous five men to reach a century of England caps - Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Billy Wright - while I also played against England's most-capped player Peter Shilton.
"We were lucky to have what I would say were five world-class players - Gordon Banks, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, Jimmy Greaves and Ray Wilson, who is not quite so well known as world class but a great full back," he said.
The four other players with more than 100 caps are Peter Shilton, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Billy Wright.
Only four players have been capped 100 times by England ( Billy Wright, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Peter Shilton.
While I accept this is a wide generalisation, as plenty of good players have also become good managers, the fates of Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and even England's hat tricK hero at Wembley on July 30, 1966, Geoff Hurst, have shown the pitfalls that can lie in wait even for those who have conquered the world.