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Parker

1. Alan (William). born 1944, British film director and screenwriter; his films include Midnight Express (1978), Mississippi Burning (1988), The Commitments (1991), and Angela's Ashes (2000); chairman of the British Film Institute (1998--99) and of the Film Council from 1999
2. Charlie. nickname Bird or Yardbird. 1920--55, US jazz alto saxophonist and composer; the leading exponent of early bop
3. Dorothy (Rothschild). 1893--1967, US writer, noted esp for the ironical humour of her short stories
4. Matthew. 1504--75, English prelate. As archbishop of Canterbury (1559--75), he supervised Elizabeth I's religious settlement

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Parker attended local schools and was a former member of the Church of the Good Shepherd.
For selling 17 compound bows or crossbows, a Retail Sales Associate can earn enough Parker Bucks to receive a free crossbow, including the top-selling Challenger or Enforcer.
Hopley and Shannon, both 35, hunkered down behind the couch or under a coffee table and watched on monitors as their hands brought Josh and Parker to life.
Parker Pearson's team focused on a location called Durrington Walls.
While Parker highlighted to analysts that US Airways management believes no regulatory issues exist that cannot be resolved, analysts at Bank of America pointed out antitrust concerns are likely to focus on the proximity of Delta and US Airways' Atlanta and Charlotte hubs.
For Parker, material integrity and purity received special attention.
In 1992, Parker and Sheila Foster, a friend and member of the Stamford moms' playgroup her daughter belonged to in Stamford, cofounded Black Books Galore
But the eventual outcome will definitely affect the mining industry, says Parker, a prospector for 27 years.
After finding his own way to freedom, Parker began helping others, as well.
Parker pointed his gun at Zeidan and ordered him to place money from the cash register into a bag.
I've never been able to work this fast before," Parker said.
Growing up in Canada, "Jackie" Parker began lessons at age 4, working through age 15 with his uncle Edward Parker, a gifted pedagogue [profiled in Clavier, October 2003].