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Thompson

 [tomp´son]
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.

Thomp·son

(tomp'sŏn),
Henry, English surgeon, 1820-1904. See: Thompson test.
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"Paganism Old and New," a short, idiosyncratic piece, is Francis Thompson's first known essay and also his first attempt at publication.
William Francis Thompson (1888-1965) and the dawn of marine fisheries research in California.
Freelance journalist Francis Thompson visited Sweden in May and June on a fellowship from the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
"It was the potentiality in him for such a vision as 'In No Strange Land' incarnates," writes J.C.Reid, author of Francis Thompson: Man and Poet, "that drew people to him, and made those who knew him best make light of his faults.
The Commission's first Director was William Francis Thompson. The Commission was renamed the International Pacific Halibut Commission in 1953.
Like the narrator in Francis Thompson's poem "The Hound of Heaven," Prejean believes that no human being is outside the pale of forgiveness.
With the exception, however, of the harsh tragedy La infanzona (1948; "The Ancient Noblewoman"), and El lebrel del cielo (1952), inspired by Francis Thompson's poem "Hound of Heaven," Benavente's later works did not add much to his fame.
Francis Thompson, a Delhi Democrat, was more narrowly drawn to hide "internal procedures," security plans and transportation plans involving medical marijuana.
The writings of Cardinal John Henry Newman, the poetry of Francis Thompson (especially "The Hound of Heaven"), the haunting poems of Jesuit Fr.
Velo's David Garrett held eighth place for much of the race before a wheel and gear problem pushed him down to 13th, with Dave Overton 18th and Francis Thompson 39th.
William Francis Thompson (1888-1965), with the aid of Charles Henry Gilbert (1859-1928) and others, sought other work in fisheries.
Dan Johnson (30th), Francis Thompson (51st) and Trevor Clarke (60th) completed the Velo placings.