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John L. Lewis

A 20th-century American union organizer. He served as president of the United Mine Workers of America and was instrumental in founding the Congress of Industrial Organizations. He fought for higher wages for coal workers and other industrial employees in the United States. He lived from 1880 to 1969.
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Moseley's roll of coaches, since the game went pro, reads: Alex Keay, Barrie Corless, Mark Anscombe, Allan Lewis, John White and Derek Nutt.
Some beautiful sounds come from the pens of Geraint Lewis, John Metcalf, John Pickard and Grace Williams, and there is fine Boogie Woogie from Karl Jenkins.
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City's away side of Roger Moore, Richard Lewis, John Simmons and Steve Taylor lined up against former international Terry James and partners and after 11 ends Rushden were 12-7 ahead thanks mainly to an immaculate display of scoring and saving shots by the Rushden skip.
Guest Stars Visiting "Cleveland" This Season Include Don Rickles, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Kathie Lee Gifford, Joe Jonas, Sean Hayes, Huey Lewis, John Mahoney, Sandra Bernhard And Susan Lucci
Butchers' Lambs Judging: 1, Carmarthenshire - Arwel Jones, Aled Johnson, Rhydian Thomas and Rhys Jones; 2, Shropshire - Chris Paddock, Richard Williams, David Jones and Chris Potter; 3, Montgomery - Gail Lewis, John Roberts, Iwan Vaughan and Daisy Davies.
Ian Jones, Carl Lewis, John Felton and Matthew Lewis were on target to give Lido a third round tie at home to North Wales club Bodedern.
FORWARDS: G Hickie, D Blaney, R Nebbett, P Coyle, E Byrne, J Lyne, L Cullen, B Gissing, A McCullen, J Heaslip, S Jennings, N Ronan, C Potts, D Dillon, V Costello; BACKS B O'Riordan, B O'Meara, D McAllister, D Holwell, C Warner, D Hewitt, K Lewis, John McWeeney, J Norton, AN Other.
The panel includes Jim Lewis, John Morris, Charlie Morlock and Stewart Machin.
In 1929 Spedan Lewis, John Lewis's son, took over the company and started transferring ownership to staff.
Executive Producers for The Paley Center for Media are Pat Mitchell, Diane Lewis, John Wolters, and Susan Lester for LesterMedia.
Coventry's away side of Roger Moore, Richard Lewis, John Simmons and Steve Taylor made a bright start to win seven of the first eight ends with one four, three twos and three singles - against a sixthend single - to open up a 13-1 lead over Frank Walker, Kevin Lowther, George Stonley and A|ubrey Brookhouse.