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Douglas P., 20th-century U.S. dermatologist. See: Torre syndrome, Muir-Torre syndrome.
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"Do nothing of the kind," said Don Quixote; "remember the true story of the licentiate Torralva that the devils carried flying through the air riding on a stick with his eyes shut; who in twelve hours reached Rome and dismounted at Torre di Nona, which is a street of the city, and saw the whole sack and storming and the death of Bourbon, and was back in Madrid the next morning, where he gave an account of all he had seen; and he said moreover that as he was going through the air, the devil bade him open his eyes, and he did so, and saw himself so near the body of the moon, so it seemed to him, that he could have laid hold of it with his hand, and that he did not dare to look at the earth lest he should be seized with giddiness.
Somewhere in their folds were concealed Miss Lavish and Miss Bartlett, who had chosen this afternoon to visit the Torre del Gallo.
Hobnail, the reformer; and Reverend Jul Bat, who has converted the whole torrid zone in his Sunday school; and Signor Torre del Greco, who extinguished Vesuvius by pouring into it the Bay of Naples; Spahi, the Persian ambassador; and Tul Wil Shan, the exiled nabob of Nepaul, whose saddle is the new moon.--But these are monsters of one day, and to-morrow will be dismissed to their holes and dens; for in these rooms every chair is waited for.
Torre Caffe has been in its current location for four years.
Joe Torre takes some harsh swings at Alex Rodriguez, Brian Cashman and the New York Yankees in a book due out early next month, according to New York newspaper reports.
-- Mexican food manufacturer Juanita's Foods here has appointed Mark and Aaron De La Torre as co-c.e.o.'s.
After four seasons as a coach, Mattingly was interviewed Tuesday to replace Joe Torre. Yankees broadcaster Joe Girardi interviewed a day earlier, and first base coach Tony Pena is due to speak with team officials today.
The officer, John De La Torre, was acting on an anonymous tip when, in late 2005, he stormed the West Brighton home of Kevin Lewis and Barry Delaney without a warrant.
Italian-born illustrator Attilio Torre's extravagant artwork brings just the right cartoony quality to Blob Robertson's every-so-slightly surreal world, while author B.
O'Dea, Lynch Abbattista Consulting Engineers has named Jill Walsh, P.E., LEED AP, John Dolan, P.E., LEED AP and John Torre, P.E., LEED AP principals of this 35 person engineering firm.
In Frankfurt's Paulskirche, to the strains of 'Surrogate Cities' (composed in 1994 by Heiner Goebbels), Jean Nouvel was presented with the 2006 International Highrise Award for his Torre Agbar Tower in Barcelona.