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Walton

1. Ernest Thomas Sinton. 1903--95, Irish physicist. He succeeded in producing the first artificial transmutation of an atomic nucleus (1932) with Sir John Cockcroft, with whom he shared the Nobel prize for physics 1951
2. Izaak . 1593--1683, English writer, best known for The Compleat Angler (1653; enlarged 1676)
3. Sir William (Turner). 1902--83, English composer. His works include Façade (1923), a setting of satirical verses by Edith Sitwell, the Viola Concerto (1929), and the oratorio Belshazzar's Feast (1931)
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At "Corway Stakes" - the first bend above Walton Bridge - was fought a battle between Caesar and Cassivelaunus.
We sculled up to Walton, a rather large place for a riverside town.
It is a book, says Walton, "so full of plain, prudent, and useful rules that that country parson that can spare 12d.
I have told you the story about Herbert and the poor man in the words of Izaak Walton, the first writer of a life of George Herbert.
At last, as the bridge at Walton was coming into sight round the bend, my fever and faintness overcame my fears, and I landed on the Middlesex bank and lay down, deadly sick, amid the long grass.
2, these Waltons alone were worth $132.7 billion, far greater than No.
The discount retailing behemoth with nearly 5,000 outlets in the United States is known for low prices and controversial labor practices, but increasingly the family that owns the chain, the Waltons of Bentonville, Ark., is flexing political muscle.
THE Waltons cast have held an emotional reunion to celebrate the iconic TV show's 40th anniversary.
Chartered accountants Waltons Clark Whitehill and Wise Financial Consulting are giving clients an expanded offering under one roof as Wise Financial Consulting's team of four moves into Waltons Clark Whitehill's Victoria Road premises.
JEWELLER Waltons of Chester celebrated its centenary by presenting special guest The Duke of Westminster with a special memento.
In 1962, the Waltons opened their first Wal-Mart in Rogers, Ark.
The Waltons' most significant legacy, however, may come from the family's charitable giving and the hundreds of millions of dollars channeled since 1998 toward conservative school privatization efforts.