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chessman

any of the eight pieces and eight pawns used by each player in a game of chess
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Mr Chessman added: "Being recognised at a national level is particularly rewarding and we will continue to work hard to create new ways to support our people both personally and professionally.
Chessman was hampered a few times on firm ground at Haydock last time and did well to nearly get back up considering it is really difficult to make up lost ground at that track.
Harriet Scott Chessman succeeds in writing a song of the soul in The Beauty of Ordinary Things.
8220;Just as the gas chamber haunted Chessman for nearly twelve years,” writes the author, “his case hounded me for over fifty years.
to relive his prior investigation of the Chessman murderer (which he never resolved) to an apparent new game with either the Chessman resurrected from the dead or a copycat murder, Cady finds his life once more taken over by an impossible series of moves.
I can recall one special case where my grandfather's principles and character were tested by a very controversial and sensational event that took place in the 1950s dealing with a notorious criminal, Caryl Chessman.
Mark Chessman, deputy managing director at Lloyds TSB Autolease, said: "To retain this award for a second year in the current climate is particularly gratifying given the huge undertaking we have made as a business to help customers manage costs without compromising the benefits of running a fleet.
Mark Chessman, deputy managing director of Lloyds TSB Autolease, said: "Some choices like the Jaguar XK convertible will save firms more than pounds 2,500 over the course of an average company car lease which, for some executives, will be too good to ignore.
The pair then combined with Chessman who won the track's final race of the season, a 2,200-metre handicap.
It is American politicians answered, since Ahmadinejad has previously moved his chessman in the scene of international relations and looks for his counterparts to move.
1953; Ducker, 1957; Proctor, 1958; Chessman, 1978; Dalem, 1998) and may also occur on the head, tail and plastron (Edgren et al.