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draper

Brit a dealer in fabrics and sewing materials
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There was no doubt about drapers and grocers, when they came of good old Grimworth families, like Mr.
"Your wife, in going to Rue de Vaugirard and Rue de la Harpe, did not go to find linen drapers."
I told my wife several times that it was surprising that linen drapers should live in such houses as those, in houses that had no signs; but she always laughed at me.
Trained locally by Barrie Draper, the novel event sees earlier rounds over 480 and 500m before the six-bend final which was landed by the winner's sire, Ballymac Eske five years earlier - also for the Drapers.
LONDON (Alliance News) - Venture capital firm Draper Esprit PLC said Wednesday "fast growing" international money transfer platform TransferWise will remain a "core portfolio holding" despite selling a portion of its stake in the company.
It is though that this may include evidence for the production and sale of high-quality medieval broadcloth at the Great Drapery, on the site of modern St Mary's Street next to Draper's Hall.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) Just over a decade ago, Raygun founder Mike Draper was a struggling entrepreneur trying to get people to buy T-shirts with hyperbolic positive messages about Des Moines.
LLANDUDNO 1 THE NEW SAINTS 8 GREG DRAPER scored five times to send Llandudno crashing out of the Welsh Cup with a mauling at the hands of The New Saints, writes John Bridgwater.
Draper and Kramer, a Chicago-based real estate services firm, promoted four senior executives: Edward Polich has been named Executive Vice President of Real Estate; Blas Puzon has been promoted to Chief Investment Officer; Julie Stevlingson is stepping into an expanded role leading construction services and property operations, maintaining her current position as Senior Vice President and Director of Management Services; and Christine Ramsey has been promoted to Chief Administrative Officer.
Saudi Venture Capital Company has signed a memorandum of understanding with American investor Tim Draper, one of the most important venture capital investors in the world, for the establishment of a venture capital investment fund.
Louis County voters declined Tuesday to retain Associate Circuit Judge Judy Preddy Draper, making her the fourth judge dismissed by voters since the adoption of Missouri's Nonpartisan Court Plan in 1940.