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Taylor,

city (1990 pop. 70,811), Wayne co., SE Mich., a suburb of DetroitDetroit
, city (1990 pop. 1,027,974), seat of Wayne co., SE Mich., on the Detroit River and between lakes St. Clair and Erie; inc. as a city 1815. Michigan's largest city and the tenth largest in the nation, Detroit is a major Great Lakes shipping and rail center.
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city (1990 pop. 89,286), Wayne co., SE Mich., on the River Rouge, adjoining Detroit; settled 1795, consolidated with the city of Fordson in 1928, inc. as a city 1929.
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; founded 1847 as a township, inc. as a city 1968. A small rural village until World War II, it developed significantly in the second half of the 20th cent. Manufactures include adhesives, building materials, furniture, sheet metal, motor vehicle parts, and motorcycles.
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1. A(lan) J(ohn) P(ercivale). 1906--90, British historian whose many works include The Origins of the Second World War (1961)
2. Brook. 1685--1731, English mathematician, who laid the foundations of differential calculus
3. Dame Elizabeth. born 1932, US film actress, born in England: films include National Velvet (1944), Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958), Suddenly Last Summer (1959), and Butterfield 8 (1960) and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966), for both of which she won Oscars
4. Frederick Winslow. 1856--1915, US engineer, who pioneered the use of time and motion studies to increase efficiency in industry
5. Jeremy. 1613--67, English cleric, best known for his devotional manuals Holy Living (1650) and Holy Dying (1651)
6. Zachary. 1784--1850, 12th president of the US (1849--50); hero of the Mexican War
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The actors were tight-lipped about what mystery the Taylors are hiding, but they promise us it's a good one.
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Anthony Spencer, Eddisons director and head of valuation and banking services, said: "The Taylors acquisition adds further depth and breadth to our commercial valuations department and strengthens our combined offering to lenders, increasing our total head count to more than 200 across the UK.
Taylors Business Surveyors and Valuers' 20 strong team, including management, will be integrated with the Group's existing Eddisons property services consultancy.
Highly commended once again in last week's Echo awards, Taylors seems set for another great year.
The Charlie Lister-trained Taylors Sky, who predictably polled the most votes to clinch the 2011 Greyhound of the Year accolade following a memorable campaign, eventually chalked up 25 wins from 41 career starts and his track exploits prompted his handler to lavish praise on a performer of exceptional merit.
If you are interested in renting or letting, or require any local property market and financial services advice, contact your nearest Taylors office.
"He rode at Croxteth Country Park and played rugby for Merchant Taylors', Waterloo and at county level.
Although Barefoot Bullet beat Taylors Sky in the Third round, he looks to have too much ground to make up on his English rival tonight.