North Fork


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North Fork,

river, c.100 mi (160 km) long, rising in the Ozarks, S Mo., and flowing S, into N Ark., to the White River. Near its mouth is Norfolk Dam (completed 1944), which impounds Norfolk Lake and has a power plant.
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The half a dozen cabins scattered along the banks of the North Fork, as if by some overflow of that capricious river, had become augmented during a week of fierce excitement by twenty or thirty others, that were huddled together on the narrow gorge of Devil's Spur, or cast up on its steep sides.
You know there ain't enough in the North Fork to do a week's washing for the camp--to say nothin' of its color.
The foundation of their airy castles lay already before them in the strip of rich alluvium on the river bank, where the North Fork, sharply curving round the base of Devil's Spur, had for centuries swept the detritus of gulch and canyon.
Skirting along the north fork for a day or two, excessively annoyed by musquitoes and buffalo gnats, they reached, in the evening of the 17th, a small but beautiful grove, from which issued the confused notes of singing birds, the first they had heard since crossing the boundary of Missouri.
Weiss was chosen for his role in arranging a series of three critical office-lease transactions related to North Fork Bank's acquisition of The Trust Company of New Jersey.
The North Fork summer rental market also got off to a slow start this year, but there has been more demand for July 1 through Labor Day properties," stated Suzanne L.
8 million s/f of space leased," said guest speaker John Kanas, president and CEO of North Fork Bank.
North Fork Bank, a rapidly expanding bank that, according to its slogan, "Can Meet All Your Needs," has almost doubled its space by expanding to 23,000 s/f office at 1001 Sixth Avenue in Midtown.

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