William M. Allen

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William M. Allen

A 20th century businessman who served as President of Boeing from 1945 to 1970. He became well-regarded during his tenure, overseeing the launch of the Boeing 727, 737, and 747 aircrafts.
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Corporal William Allen was awarded the VC after the battle of Rorke's Drift
William Allen, 38, launched the takeaway pizza at Catheriona Quinn, 23, during a drunken row.
5 Radyr HS 3 (Josh Stamp, William Allen, Tom Gilvear).
The Manchester Martyrs - William Allen, Michael Larkin and William O'Brien - were executed for the death of police sergeant Brett during the rescue of Colonel Thomas Kelly and Captain Timothy Deasy from a police van.
They received a letter accusing William Allen of speeding down Balliol Road in Bootle seven months after his family held his funeral.
Matthew Hind with 31 and William Allen (87) put together a promising partnership for the third wicket and the impetus was made by John McReady with 45 and Jonathan Bailey 43.
Sila Calderon has written a letter to William Allen, editor in chief of the magazine, inviting him to "come to Puerto Rico to see personally what we have to offer, and to prove that the island is different than what is portrayed.
The citizen committee includes San Fernando Valley representatives William Allen, former founding president of the Economic Alliance of the San Fernando Valley, and Page Miller, a North Hollywood community activist.
Those who indicated they will attend are Republicans Kevin Mannix and Juan Carlos Cortes, both of Salem; Jada Mae Langloss and Roger Weidner, both of Portland; and Lee Schindler of Albany; and Democrats Bev Stein and Caleb Burns, both of Portland, Jim Hill of Wilsonville and William Allen of McMinnville.
100 Years Ago On Saturday night William Allen (21) of Albert Street, Princes End, met with a shocking end.
As I set out plainly in the introduction and confirm in the epilogue, I agree with William Allen White's assessment of La Follette: "When all is said and done, he [La Follette] and the insurgent group are the best element down here--the most sincere, the nearest to the people, the most truly representative of our national opinion.
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