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Julia (1907–1972). First full-time Washington lobbyist for the American Nurses' Association. As a lobbyist, she was concerned with the improvement of education, working conditions, and economic and professional status in nursing. She also worked to improve Social Security benefits and for the passage of the Medicare program.


Henry, English surgeon, 1820-1904. See: Thompson test.

Thompson, chiropractic technique in which the thrusts are applied primarily to the pelvis to adjust dysfunction. Often the complaints are related to discrepancies in the length of the patient's legs.
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Peterborough MP Mr Jackson wrote on Twitter: "I really couldn't give a monkeys what overpaid leftie luvvie Emma Thompson thinks about #Brexit.
STATAT RSTRUCK Emma Thompson and Robert Carlyle with Gerry Nichol and local kids at the Red Road flats
Tom Hanks as Walt Disney and Emma Thompson as PL Travers give towering performances
Summary: Oscar-winning Actress Emma Thompson has revealed she was recently mistaken for a man whilst walking naked at her Scottish home.
London, Aug 18 (ANI): English actress Emma Thompson is in talks to pen a new Peter Rabbit story to mark the 110th anniversary of Beatrix Potter's original story.
BRITISH actress Emma Thompson has been enshrined in concrete outside the historic Pig 'n' Whistle pub on Hollywood Boulevard.
Cast: Dustin Hoffman, Emma Thompson, Eileen Atkins Plot: Harvey Shine (Hoffman) writes advertising jingles.
Film stars such as Emma Thompson, Jason Isaacs and Sir Alan Parker attended the national launch this week.
1997 Emma Thompson became the first person to win Oscars for both acting and writing, when she won the award for the Best Adapted Screenplay for Sense And Sensibility.
Pairing Will Ferrell and Emma Thompson sounds like a casting agent's joke.
She's so good, so tart and tough a presence, like a latter-day Glenda Jackson or Emma Thompson run ragged, she almost pulls it off.
She will next be seen in NANNY MCPHEE, opposite Emma Thompson, Colin Firth and Angela Lansbury; in WAH-WAH opposite Gabrielle Byrne, Emily Watson and Miranda Richardson; and Gary Sinyor's IN YOUR DREAMS.