- Sir John Ca·rew [kuh-roo] /kəˈru/, 1903–97, Australian physiologist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1963.
- Mar·ri·ner Stod·dard [mar-uh-ner stod-erd] /ˈmær ə nər ˈstɒd ərd/, 1890–1977, U.S. economist and banker.
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Ninety-four years of reasonably deliberative history was thus replicated in three fortnights of panic inside the Eccles Building.How Washington Gifts the 1 Percent
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The protest/counter-protest outside the Eccles Theater being just one piece of his elaborate fabric.Kevin Smith: Indie God or Disappointment?
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Eccles had reached the same conclusion as Keynes, but from personal observation of the 1929 crash.
Eccles stressed to FDR, “the crucial consideration is not the size of the deficit but the level of national income.”
Eccles jumped down from the box and scurried to open the front door.
The man Eccles shut the door, mounting the box beside the driver.
Eccles faced him unwillingly, with a stolid front but shifty eyes.
Now then, "Eccles enters breathless, Esther and Polly rise."The Eldest Son (Second Series Plays)
He then read, "Send down Eccles or Beattie by next train; he is worse."Sir Brook Fossbrooke, Volume I.
Charles James Lever
- a town in NW England, in Salford unitary authority, Greater Manchester. Pop: 36 610 (2001)
- Sir John Carew. 1903–97, Australian physiologist: shared the Nobel prize for physiology (1963) with A. L. Hodgkin and A. F. Huxley for their work on conduction of nervous impulses
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Eccles(ĕk′əlz)Sir John Carew 1903-1997
- Australian physiologist. He shared a 1963 Nobel Prize for research on the action of nerve impulses.
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