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  • Handing it to her, he said, Your contact at Klub Kashmir is Bud Olman, the head bartender.

    Good Girl Gone Bad

  • Pattie also noticed the governor reclining alongside the head of the Planetary Council.

    Breakdowns

  • His formal position in the hierarchy was kind of nebulous, but according to those with more than a passing interest in organized crime, Al Z was the head of the New England operation in everything but name.

    The Killing Kind

  • The Secretary of the Oriental rites is the head of his secretariate, and is charged with duties analogous to those of the general secretary, of whom he is independent.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • "At the head of the procession let a cross be carried, and where the custom obtains a banner adorned with sacred devices (sacris imaginibus insignitum), but not made in a military or triangular shape".

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • The people at the head of News International are the same people who paid hush money to conceal evidence of criminality within their own company and who led a news organisation which – according to the PCC chair, Peta Buscombe – lied to the regulator.

    News International: Hacking away at the truth | Editorial

  • A processional cross is simply a crucifix which is carried at the head of a procession, and which, that it may be more easily seen, is usually mounted upon a long staff or handle.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • In the first round of our four-round fight, Leslie, whose fight name was β€œthe Impact Addict,” pinned my arm and struck me in the head nine times.

    The Double Life is Twice as Good

  • Every week each of the two secretariates holds a meeting (congresso) in the presence of the cardinal prefect, of its own secretary, and of the head of the other secretariate.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • When the financial management increased in importanee, the pope ordered that each of the thirteen cardinals should direct it in turn; at a later date a single cardinal was placed at the head of the financial department.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

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