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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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Grandpa Parker believed there was no replacement for quality craftsmanship.
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Parker, 58, had agreed to an interview at her home in Stamford, Connecticut, to talk about a subject that she loves second only to her family: African American children's literature and publishing.
As secretary of the fledgling 36-member group, Parker wants to get the mining industry and native communities on the same wavelength to better understand each other's needs and expectations.
Parker stomped back to his room, and Emma still cried.
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Parker continued, "Yesterday afternoon, for example, I Mind Mapped two One Page Newsletter issues with MindManager's XP-5.
Kansas City conference goers are in for a very special treat--conference artist Jon Kimura Parker will present a solo piano recital and serve as this year's advanced-level piano master class artist.
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