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cooper

a person skilled in making and repairing barrels, casks, etc.

Cooper

1. Cary (Lynn). born 1940, British psychologist, noted for his studies of behaviour at work and the causes and treatment of stress
2. Gary, real name Frank James Cooper. 1901--61, US film actor; his many films include Sergeant York (1941) and High Noon (1952), for both of which he won Oscars
3. Sir Henry. born 1934, British boxer; European heavyweight champion (1964; 1968--71)
4. James Fenimore 1789--1851, US novelist, noted for his stories of American Indians, esp The Last of the Mohicans (1826)
5. Leon Neil. born 1930, US physicist, noted for his work on the theory of superconductivity. He shared the Nobel prize for physics 1972
6. Samuel 1609--72, English miniaturist
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Hooper spent a long life, irreproachable in outward act, yet shrouded in dismal suspicions; kind and loving, though unloved, and dimly feared; a man apart from men, shunned in their health and joy, but ever summoned to their aid in mortal anguish.
And there lay the hoary head of good Father Hooper upon the death pillow, with the black veil still swathed about his brow, and reaching down over his face, so that each more difficult gasp of his faint breath caused it to stir.
Venerable Father Hooper," said he, "the moment of your release is at hand.
Father Hooper at first replied merely by a feeble motion of his head; then, apprehensive, perhaps, that his meaning might be doubted, he exerted himself to speak.
But, exerting a sudden energy, that made all the beholders stand aghast, Father Hooper snatched both his hands from beneath the bedclothes, and pressed them strongly on the black veil, resolute to struggle, if the minister of Westbury would contend with a dying man.
While his auditors shrank from one another, in mutual affright, Father Hooper fell back upon his pillow, a veiled corpse, with a faint smile lingering on the lips.
Levin Management Corporation (LMC) has been named exclusive leasing and managing agent for Commons at Hooper, a 120,350 s/f community shopping center in Toms River.
WEDNESDAY striker Gary Hooper took the heat off his under-pressure boss Carlos Carvalhal with two cracking goals.
Film director Tobe Hooper, who directed horror classics like "The Texas Chain Saw Massacre" and "Poltergeist," died Saturday at the age of 74 in Sherman Oaks, California.
Tobe Hooper knew how to compose a shot that simultaneously thrilled and filled you with dread.
Hooper, who serves as the senior member of RealTime Laboratories.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 22, 2017-Bio-Path Holdings appoints Craig Hooper PhD to SAB