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There’s Something About… American Iron Works CEO Savvas Savopoulos Murdered With Part Of His Family

The murderer(s) took 40k in cash and left (his) DNA on eaten pizza that was delivered to this family house: http://www.wusa9.com/story/news/local/2015/05/20/savopoulis-10-year-old-boy-tortured-before-murders-and-fire-in-dc/27643991/ Next: http://observer.com/2015/05/stringer-wrings-1-million-from-city-contractor-for-underpaid-immigrant-workers/ Comptroller Scott Stringer today handed out checks totaling more than $900,000 to 33 mostly Guyanese immigrant workers—the proceeds … Continue reading

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There’s Something About…Canary Warf Stories

Sir Thomas Sutherland “P and O”. Caricature by Ape published inVanity Fair in 1887. Sir Thomas Sutherland, GCMG (Chinese: 蘇石蘭, 1834 – 1 January 1922) was a Scottish banker andLiberal Party politician. He founded The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation … Continue reading

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There’s Something About…Sinclair

©Renee  2015 http://www.nytimes.com/2005/11/02/politics/03royals-list.html?pagewanted=print&_r=0 Guest List for the Dinner in Honor of Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall The following is the guest list for the dinner and after-dinner entertainment, as provided by the White House.The President and Mrs. BushHis … Continue reading

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There’s Something About…Natalia Pavlovna Paley

©Renee  2014 PAULEY/PALEY: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natalia_Pavlovna_Paley Born Countess Natalia Pavlovna von Hohenfelsen December 5, 1905 Paris, France Died December 27, 1981 (aged 76) Manhattan, New York, New York USA Other names Nathalie Paley Occupation Actress, Model, Socialite Spouse(s) Lucien Lelong (1927–1936) John Chapman Wilson … Continue reading

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There’s Something About…Auma, Ouma, Omar, Manners And Kenya Microfinance

©Renee 2013 Previous work on Africa: https://thesandymonocle.wordpress.com/2012/12/26/spinning-the-music-part-2/ https://thesandymonocle.wordpress.com/2013/04/17/babe/ https://thesandymonocle.wordpress.com/2013/02/04/africa-botswana-batwing-zulu-and-ndebele/ https://thesandymonocle.wordpress.com/2013/05/16/dusty-rhodes-and-castles-of-sand/ https://thesandymonocle.wordpress.com/2013/10/04/tata-textiles-iran-india-soda-and-africa/ More: https://thesandymonocle.wordpress.com/2013/09/28/spinning-sufis-cyrenaeca-idris-libya-and-ahmed-al-senussi/ https://thesandymonocle.wordpress.com/2013/10/06/egypt-syria-morsi-al-qaeda-iran-jordan-brotherhood-and-princess-stories/ https://thesandymonocle.wordpress.com/2013/05/10/malcolm-shabazz-grandson-of-malcolm-little-malcolm-x-died-in-mexico/ https://thesandymonocle.wordpress.com/2013/05/02/chasing-goodies-sandoz-canadians-hubbard-and-mind-expanding-stories/ […] Samuel O. Onyuma and Alfred Ouma Shem Savings and Development Vol. 29, No. 2 (2005), pp. 199-222 Published by: Giordano Dell-Amore Foundation Article … Continue reading

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There’s Something About…Soup Stories

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Campbell,_9th_Duke_of_Argyll ©Renee 2013 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kiefer_Sutherland http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joan_Sutherland Camp CampBell http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Campbell_Soup_Company http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Campbell,_9th_Duke_of_Argyll John George Edward Henry Douglas Sutherland Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll KG KT GCMG GCVO VD PC (6 August 1845 – 2 May 1914), usually better known by the courtesy title … Continue reading

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There’s Something About…Elizabeth Rees Williams And Rice

©Renee 2013 Soundex Code for Rice = R200 Other surnames sharing this Soundex Code: RAASIO | RACE | RASEY | RASH | RAUCH | RAUCK | RAUSCH | REASE | REECE | REES | REESE | REHG | REICH | … Continue reading

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