Gascon


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Gascon

inhabitant of Gascony, France; people noted for their bragging. [Fr. Hist.: NCE, 1049]
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"I don't say exactly," answered the Gascon, confused.
"'Tis true!" thought the Gascon, "where has he heard it?
"Halloo, Planchet!" cried the Gascon from the door, "we must set out in ten minutes; give the horses some hay.
Furious and gesticulating the Gascons, white and cold and sneering the English, while the prince with a half smile glanced from one party to the other, like a man who loved to dwell upon a fiery scene, and yet dreaded least the mischief go so far that he might find it beyond his control.
According to CHR Chairperson Chito Gascon, this step is important as committing to the INPM - a temporarily-installed protocol - ensures that the government is willing to prevent torture while legislation is still pending.
District Attorney George Gascon announced Wednesday that his office will begin using the technology in July to "take race out of the equation" when deciding whether to accuse suspects of a crime.
Release data, says CHR !-- -- Janvic Mateo (The Philippine Star) - January 19, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Commission on Human Rights (CHR) chairman Chito Gascon yesterday urged the Philippine National Police to release records proving that PNP anti-drug operations are compliant with human rights standards.
CHR Chairperson Chito Gascon said they are not convinced that the martial law should be extended in the South for third time as recommended by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP).
One of the nurses, twenty-seven-year-old Muriel Wakeford--one of only two Australian nurses at Gallipoli--was aboard the British medical ship HMHS Gascon, when troops landed at Gaba Tepe on 25 April 1915.
Highlighting the evidentiary significance of the English-held Gascon Rolls, an increase in bilingual studies, and the liminal position of the subject relative to French and English national surveys, Anglo-Gascon Aquitaine is introduced as a field of study ready for further investigation and better integration into relevant national histories.
Business First Bank has named Lawrence Sonny Gascon as president of the West Baton Rouge market, the company said.
Business First Bank has said that it has appointed Lawrence Gascon as president of the West Baton Rouge market.