Alton


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Al·ton

 (ôl′tən)
A city of southwest Illinois on bluffs of the Mississippi River north of St. Louis, Missouri. It was an important port in the 1800s.
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Dear Madam: I write with great regret to request that you will at once withdraw Miss Wylie from Alton College.
Chancing to meet Alton Granger on the street, to whom never before had he mentioned the ten dollars loaned him in '74, he reminded Alton Granger of the little affair, and was promptly paid.
At Alton he stepped out of the carriage at his servant's request and imbibed some of the ale for which the place is famous.
The firm, which also owns attractions such as Legoland, Madame Tussauds and the London Eye, says trading in the 47 weeks to November 21 is much lower at Alton Towers than a year ago.
Last month Merlin, which runs 110 attractions in 23 countries, said the crash of its Smiler ride at Alton Towers in June was caused by human error as staff misunderstood a shutdown message and wrongly restarted the rollercoaster.
Now instructions have been put up at the wrong Alton on how reach the Staffordshire attraction.
Alton Towers, from what I have seen and heard, has been there for these victims both financially and emotionally, so what more can they do?
Following the incident Alton Towers owner Merlin Entertainments was the biggest faller on the FTSE 100 after the crash, with its shares down 3%.
Marsi said, "Speeding has been an issue on several of our roads around town; not just Alton Drive.
When the father read the text messages sent to his daughter by Alton, he found that the actor talked about masturbating to his daughter.
Katherine Duckworth of Alton Towers Resort, says: "Alton Towers Resort is all about providing memorable experiences for our guests.