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United States film actress (born in Canada) who starred in silent films (1893-1979)

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Call 01564 822 020 if you would like to adopt Miss Pickford.
MTV viewers have been encouraged to tweet if they spot the Pickfords vehicles out and about - resulting in a series of tweets already coming through thick and fast.
Emma Roscoe, Head of Marketing at MTV UK said "We are delighted to bring this idea to life with the excellent support of the team at Pickfords. What better way to indicate that the channel is moving than by taking the message on the open road - literally!
Pickfords, which was founded in 1646, is forecast to lose around pounds 1.5m this year, and relied on a pounds 350,000 cash injection last month to pay staff, Sirva Inc said last month.
But Team yesterday pledged to retain the Pickfords brand and continue building the business.
Around 50 people are currently employed by Pickfords at their depot in Heartlands Parkway, Birmingham.
Kevin Pickford, managing director of the group which began life in the 17th century hauling goods on drays, welcomed the takeover.
Following fitting out, and the installation of specialised computerised systems, Pickfords is expected to move into its new 58,233 sq ft unit in June.
Kevin Sey, Pickfords' European property manager, said: 'The new facility, part of a continuing expansion programme, was chosen because of the quality of its accommodation and its excellent location -within a mile of Junctions 5 & 6 of the M6 and close to the M42 and M6 Toll.'
Pickfords, based at Enfield in Middlesex, has 73 offices across the UK and another 13 in Europe, employing about 2,300 staff.
NFC chief executive Mr Gerry Murphy said the sale of Allied Pickfords would allow NFC to focus on expanding its other major business, Exel Logistics, which has a major Midland base.
Pickfords, based at Enfield, said the acquisition would add to its strength in commercial, relocation, records management and crate hire businesses.
Mr Julian Nicholls, managing director of NFC Moving Services, which includes Pickfords, said: "This is part of our strategy to expand our capabilities in order to meet the changing needs of our customers."
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The stowaway cat named 'Miss Pickford' by the removal firm