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Her·shey(hûr′shē), Alfred Day 1908-1997.
American microbiologist. He shared a 1969 Nobel Prize for investigating how viruses infect bacteria and replicate themselves.
Hershey, Milton Snavely 1857-1945.
American industrialist and philanthropist who founded the Hershey Chocolate Company (1894) and established the community of Hershey near Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
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|Noun||1.||Hershey - United States confectioner and philanthropist who created the model industrial town of Hershey, Pennsylvania; founded an industrial school for orphan boys (1857-1945)|
|2.||Hershey - an industrial town to the east of Harrisburg|
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