Astor


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British politician (born in the United States) who was the first woman to sit in the British House of Commons (1879-1964)

United States capitalist (born in Germany) who made a fortune in fur trading (1763-1848)

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A longstanding tradition, the Midnight Supper ritual also pays homage to Mrs Astor and her lavish Gilded Age gatherings.
Lady Astor reinvented herself as a psychotherapist but the stigma lived on.
The partnership will leverage Astor's macroeconomics expertise and its proprietary Astor Economic Index[R] (AEI).
I've known this is real for a long time, and our customers are now finally saying we need more vinyl," Astor said.
9bn of assets under management, Astor offers its products through a variety of channels, including mutual funds, separately managed accounts and universal managed accounts.
Applications have been made to the Intellectual Property Office in the names of "Viscount Astor, The Hon William Astor, partner of the Tarbert Estate Partnership" and his son James, who is also a partner.
Juice Generation juice bar signed an 850 s/f lease at neighboring 10 Astor Place, a seven-story mixed-use building.
The ore microscopy and SEM-EDXstudy of Astor area reflects copper and lead mineralization witheconomic concentration of Au in lattice structure of Cu and Pb bearing phases associated with quartz veins and their alteration products.
When cinema operator George Florence, aged nineteen at the time, took on the daunting task of running the Astor in 1982, he started almost entirely from scratch.
He was best known as the only child of Astor, a socialite who was a major funder of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and New York Public Library.
International team captain Elaine Farquharson-Black said, "I'm delighted to welcome Chloe to the team - she knows the other players well and will, I am sure, delight in the challenge of retaining the Astor Trophy.
Jefferson was convinced that this would be a good thing and urged Astor to proceed with his project.
John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival
John Jacob Astor and the first great American fortune.