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Pork Chop

An arrangement in which an employee of the New York Stock Exchange takes orders at a trading booth on behalf the broker who owns it in exchange for a fee. The pork chop enables the broker to take and solicit orders somewhere off the trading floor while still fulfilling his/her duties on the trading floor.
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"It was very difficult," said Porkchop's handler, Eric Robertson of Auburn.
In "By Way of Autobiography" we meet Old Buck, a former student at Lincoln University, who was as memorable for the rare distinction of becoming a "Negro Marine," a distinction which Prof knew I had in 1953, as he was "for the yarns he spun and the characters he guided" to Prof's home for a Saturday ritual of "porkchop breakfasts" (37-38).
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With a journalist's eye for detail and a deep well of self-deprecating humour, Cope brings home the exotic, with characters like Porkchop, the lovesick Cook Island chef, and septuagenarian Gertrude, who favours red leather, high-heeled sandals and horse races.
Black--my cousin and schoolmate--paid part of that cost when he died on Porkchop Hill while diplomats parried with each other over the repatriation issue.
Their heroism was immortalized in names like the Chosin Reservoir, Inchon, Pusan, Bloody Ridge, MIG Alley, and Porkchop Hill.
But parents of smaller children might be grateful for this mildly amusing animated adventure involving Doug, his dog Porkchop and best pal Skeeter.
That's what happened to Porkchop, one of Rick's favorite geysers.
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