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Ball

A slang term in Hong Kong for $1 million. The term is most common in Hong Kong securities exchanges and other trading platforms. See also: Hong Kong dollar.
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In A Dream of John Ball a 19th-century man dreams that he is a scholar in Kent, England, during the revolt.
Making his debut with WNO is Tenor Andrew Bidlack perfroming the principal role of Private John Ball.
Mandatory Pre-Submission Conference on 6/26/14 at 9 AM at John Ball Zoo Hilltop Pavilion Located off the South Service Drive, 1445 Butterworth Drive SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
A court has ordered Steven Northey, aged 39, of John Ball Close, Rugeley, to pay pounds 340 after he failed to clear his dog's mess up on the town's Etching Hill playing field.
At Liverpool Crown Court yesterday, Mark Johnston, 21, and Carl Higgins, 29, admitted conspiring to damage property being reckless as to whether the lives of businessman John Ball and his family would be endangered.
John Ball, 36, was driving his 18-year-old nephew Shaun Eaton after a night out when he lost control of his car.
It is documented that in watching John Ball, the famous Hoylake amateur who had won the Open in 1890, use Haskells in practice, Herd was so impressed he bought up the Liverpool club's entire stock.
Fraikin UK managing director John Ball said the company would set up a special team to implement an "100day integration plan" within which time employees would learn the fate of their jobs.
By the time you read this, John Ball will have run his 10th straight Los Angeles Marathon, raising thousands of dollars for Parkinson disease along the way.
Vocalist Paul Resende and sultry guitarist Claire Ingram looked like a pair of public school rebels, while bassist John Ball had a punkish Mohawk.
Fellow passenger John Ball, 32, added: "We were just asking for an explanation and to see someone in charge.
PhereSys Therapeutics Corporation ("PhereSys") announced today that John Ball, MD, has joined PhereSys Therapeutics as its Midwest Regional Medical Director.