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Frick

 (frĭk), Henry Clay 1849-1919.
American industrialist who amassed a fortune in the steel industry and bequeathed to the public a New York City mansion housing his art collection.

Frick

(frɪk)

n.
Henry Clay, 1849–1919, U.S. industrialist and art patron.
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His side of Lowick was the most remote from the village, and the houses of the laboring people were either lone cottages or were collected in a hamlet called Frick, where a water-mill and some stone-pits made a little centre of slow, heavy-shouldered industry.
In the absence of any precise idea as to what railways were, public opinion in Frick was against them; for the human mind in that grassy corner had not the proverbial tendency to admire the unknown, holding rather that it was likely to be against the poor man, and that suspicion was the only wise attitude with regard to it.
Thus the mind of Frick was exactly of the sort for Mr.
Riding along the lanes by Frick in this mood, and slackening his pace while he reflected whether he should venture to go round by Lowick Parsonage to call on Mary, he could see over the hedges from one field to another.
Hill with his control of the Northwest; (2) the Pennsylvania railway group, Schiff financial manager, with big banking firms of Philadelphia and New York; (3) Harriman, with Frick for counsel and Odell as political lieutenant, controlling the central continental, Southwestern and Southern Pacific Coast lines of transportation;
The motorway section rhinefelden - frick was put into operation in 1974.
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