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Prichard

(prĭch`ərd), city (1990 pop. 34,311), Mobile co., SW Ala., an industrial suburb of Mobile; settled 1900, inc. 1925. It developed as a vegetable-shipping point due to the local Mobile and Ohio railroad track. Manufacturing now includes rubber, lumber, and paper products.
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After three years expectation that things would mend, I accepted an advantageous offer from Captain William Prichard, master of the Antelope, who was making a voyage to the South Sea.
Prichard joined Ingram in July 2007 as chief operating officer, leaving his post as president and CEO of ProQuest Information and Learning.
GLAMORGAN face the prospect of losing by an innings for the third time in four County Championship matches after Essex batsmen Stuart Law, Paul Prichard and Stephen Peters had them sweltering in the sun in Cardiff.
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Stephen William Prichard was erased from the register following a professional disciplinary hearing in London at the start of the month.
Prichard is a distinguished leader with a broad range of executive experience in business, law, higher education and public service.
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Prichard deftly shows how Proudhon's work needs to be understood as a product of the Republican tradition, especially as it manifests itself in the France of the middle of the nineteenth century.
Sabrina Prichard died in hospital on October 27 last year, from a brain injury cause by severe hypoglycaemia (low blood sugar) after taking too much insulin.
9 September 2013 -- California-based financial service firm Wells Fargo & Co's (NYSE: WFC) Wells Fargo Insurance unit said that Tim Prichard is the new head of its National Employee Benefits practice and will report to Wells Fargo Insurance head Laura Schupbach.
Wells Fargo Insurance, part of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC), has strengthened its national employee benefits division with the appointment of Tim Prichard as the new head of its National Employee Benefits Practice.
Longtime OCLC president and CEO Jay Jordan is officially turning the reins over in early June to David "Skip" Prichard, another key longtime player in the information services marketplace.