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Rumford

(ˈrʌmfəd)
n
(Biography) Count Rumford See Thompson1

Thomp•son

(ˈtɒmp sən, ˈtɒm-)

n.
1. Benjamin, Count Rumford, 1753–1814, English physicist and diplomat, born in the U.S.
2. Dorothy, 1894–1961, U.S. journalist.
3. Francis, 1859–1907, English poet.
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The fireplace, where she had expected the ample width and ponderous carving of former times, was contracted to a Rumford, with slabs of plain though handsome marble, and ornaments over it of the prettiest English china.
these are the country rates) entitles him to the benefit of the improvements of centuries, spacious apartments, clean paint and paper, Rumford fire-place, back plastering, Venetian blinds, copper pump, spring lock, a commodious cellar, and many other things.
1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Catalyst Paper (TSX: CYT) today announced its decision to indefinitely curtail the Rumford mill's No.
AUSTRALIAN Brett Rumford returns to action in this week's BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth, two months after undergoing surgery to remove 12 inches of his small intestine.
RUMFORD INVESTMENTS has revealed it has secured a refinancing deal on its 20 Chapel Street office building in the heart of Liverpool's commercial district.
A Canadian firm is reaching a deal to buy the Rumford Paper Co.
Jameson and her companion Dennis Piel of Millbury, and Crystal and her husband Steven Longo of Millbury; 12 grandchildren, Steven and Morgan Jameson, Eddie and Nicole Jameson, Tyler and Briana Villemaire, Jacob Gaska, Austin Belvery, Daniel and Paul Jameson, and Hailey and Cody Jameson; 2 brothers, Rick Rumford and his wife Judy of Flagler Beach, FL, Chet Johnson and his wife Sandy of Palmetto, FL; 3 sisters, Karin Craig and her husband Brian of Millbury, Gail Kapolka of Spencer, and Robin Black of Spencer; and several nieces and nephews.
JAMIE Donaldson is out of golf's Volvo World Match Play Championship following defeat to Australian Brett Rumford.
WELSHMAN Jamie Donaldson will have the honour of teeing off the Volvo World Match Play Championship tomorrow when he clashes with European Tour's man of the moment Brett Rumford at the spectacular Thracian Cliffs resort in Bulgaria.
TWO weeks ago Brett Rumford was 253rd in the world, without a win since 2007 and earnings of just PS30,000 on the European Tour this season.
BRETT RUMFORD pocketed a cool PS650,000 for two weeks' work after his China Open glory gave him back-to-back victories.
AUSTRALIA'S Brett Rumford will take a one-shot lead into the final round of the Volvo China Open today as he chases back-to-back wins on the European Tour.