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  • I was grateful for a place to stay, at my cousins' beautiful mission-style home in Sherman Oaks right behind Wanda Sykes' house-NBD, but it was a 35-minute drive from where my man was staying.

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  • We pull up to a mission-style church in a valley with a view of the ocean a few miles away.

    Soul Trapper

  • The red-tile roof and mission-style architecture look the same, but this time I can afford the meals and the room, and even though I have an Armani sports coat in the trunk, I don't need it.

    Richard Bangs: Death Valley Daze, Part II

  • There were overstuffed leather chairs and mission-style tables at various intervals down the long hall, with an ancient Persian runner in the center of the highly buffed floor, and a sudden horrifying suspicion came to me.

    Raziel

  • There were two mission-style sofas in the room, upholstered in white linen, and a low table between them.

    Raziel

  • Freeways hummed overhead, and a merciless sun beat down on a mission-style paint job gone powdery.

    Shortcut Man

  • The British/Australian owners have spent three years restoring the mission-style buildings, retaining art-deco wood panelling and creating a stylish, hybrid interior that mixes Tom Dixon lamps with 17th-century oil paintings.

    Santiago: chill out in Chile's capital

  • In the past two years Gibson, 52, has overseen the building of a much bigger Spanish mission-style church which will seat about 400 people.

    Mel Gibson pours millions into extremist Catholic sect

  • He met Pender in the lobby of the Santa Cruz Police Department headquarters, a mission-style structure on Center Street with arched doorways and a red-tiled roof.

    THE BOYS FROM SANTA CRUZ

  • In 1987, Pope John Paul II visited the 130-year-old mission-style church and elevated it to a minor basilica.

    Bodily Harm

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