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Hecht

 (hĕkt), Ben 1894-1964.
American writer of short stories, novels, such as Erik Dorn (1921), dramas, including The Front Page (1928), written with Charles MacArthur (1895-1956), and screenplays, such as Gunga Din (1938).
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Noun1.Hecht - United States writer of stories and plays (1894-1946)
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6 March 2018 - California, US-based property and casualty insurance provider Alliant Insurance Services has acquired the property and casualty operations of Oregon, US-based insurance brokerage Hecht and Hecht to strengthen market position in the Northwest US, the company said.
Aexlis Therapeutics, a Spain-based biotech company, has named Dr Thomas Hecht as the chairman of its board of directors, it was reported on Friday.
Texas Supreme Court Chief Justice Nathan Hecht pushed for the bill's passage in his State of the Judiciary speech in February.
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But Texas Supreme Court Chief Justice Nathan Hecht came to Tallahassee January 16 also to deliver frank talk to the new Florida Supreme Court Commission on Access to Civil Justice about what they did not do so well in Texas.
Cushman & Wakefield announced today that Seth Hecht, an experienced commercial real estate professional who most recently served as a Managing Director at Colliers International, has joined the firm as a Director.
Hecht is by no means the first scholar to investigate the close relationship between American Jews and the Broadway musical.
Hollywood screenwriter Ben Hecht said he "beamed with pride" when he heard the news on that autumn afternoon in 1948: The British had declared a boycott against him.
Hecht said his earnings projections for Car-Mart dropped approximately 15 percent and that was reflected in Stephens adjusting the stock's target price from $47 to $40, a bit below the $42 range at which it was trading last week.
Hecht wrote that he used these paintings to create transformations of color and light, to evoke atmosphere and mood, to provide texture and enhance the themes.
Hecht declares that Sissman's well-crafted poems will endure and outlast all the perishable contemporary fads: "bra-less, liberated, cool co-eds," Mod fashions, spontaneous Happenings, Little Leagues, Edsel cars, Frug dances, the dim wit of Raquel Welch and (quoting Sissman in the last line) the deluded "connoisseurs of California wines.