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Peck

An obsolete Scottish unit of dry volume. For beans, grass seed, peas, rye, salt, and wheat, one peck was approximately equivalent to 9.072 liters. For barley, malt, and oats, however, it was approximately equivalent to 13.229 liters.
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Although Robert Mitchum tried to drown him in "Cape Fear:" and a pack of dogs headed for his throat in "The Boys From Brazil," Peck says his diciest moment was when he almost got killed "riding a rubber whale" in "Moby Dick.
Peck told the BBC in 1974, "I think the secret of film acting is complete candor with the audience -- letting them see the real you.
At 40, Cynde Peck said her doctors advised her to make this pregnancy her last.
Cradling her sleeping 7-pound daughter, Cynde Peck doesn't look or seem like a harried homemaker who gave birth just two weeks ago.
Temple, told the FBI in March that Peck was awarded a Honda franchise in Conway in 1987 when he agreed to give Temple and Stanley James Cardiges of Laguna Hills, Calif.
Peck sold the dealership to a group that included Winthrop Paul Rockefeller.
Bell threw shade at Peck after the latter failed to invite him to his wedding with Paige O'Brien.