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 (jo͞o′ĭt), Sarah Orne 1849-1909.
American writer noted for novels and stories concerning her native Maine. The Country of the Pointed Firs (1896) is considered her finest work.


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Sarah Orne, 1849–1909, U.S. writer.
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Jewett, a senior at Churchill High School, is the son of Sean and Amy Jewett of Eugene.
Jewett, an attorney with substantial experience in domestic and international tax matters.
Westmoreland Coal confirmed it will be converting its Jewett lignite operation in Texas to a reclamation phase after utility NRG Texas Power opted to cancel its supply agreement with the mine two years early.
The producer said it will maintain positive cash flow generation from the Jewett operation over "the next several years" with the cost-plus arrangement continuing through reclamation; NRG is responsible for the reclamation liability.
My grandfather George Thomas Jewett was killed in WWI.
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Jewett; her brother, Christopher, of Cape Cod; siblings and their spouses, Pamela and Mark DiMeco of Shrewsbury, Alan and Tammy Jewett of Sterling, Lisa and Kelly McGown of Clinton, and Amy and David Butts of Worcester; her former husband, Robert Fouracre, of Northboro; her close friends, Gerrie Pierce of West Boylston and Nancy Bissette of Northboro, Nina Stone and her mother, Nancy Stone, of Connecticut, all of whom took care of her; three nieces, Stephanie (DiMeco) Thompson, Carlie Devaney and Katie McGown; three nephews, Mark DiMeco Jr.
According to Jewett, these scientific democrats believed science was not value-neutral; in fact, they contended that scientific values were needed to sustain the very cultural foundations of American society.
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Thirty veterans plus Army soldiers and cadets marched to the village square before the Duchess and Legion branch chairman Fred Jewett laid memorial wreaths in St Andrew's Church.