oilman


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a person who owns or operates oil wells

a worker who produces or sells petroleum

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So I concluded (revealed my friend) that it was she who had obtained the rights to the credit-card of the Oilman.
Wayne Christian saw the biggest industry donation: $30,000 from Terry Bailey, an oilman from his hometown of Center.
The US series - which ran from 1978 to 1991 and centered around the power struggles within a Texan oil dynasty - will see Larry Hagman reprising his iconic role of ruthless oilman J.R.
But the oilman stressed that this procedure has never been done before at a depth of 5,000ft, adding that "there are no guarantees".
SETTLE down with a wee dram of single malt and watch as Burt Lancaster's Texas oilman and his minion Peter Riegert plot to buy up an isolated Scottish village in order to build an oil refinery.
Frantzen; ODE OF AN OILMAN: A LIFE EXAMINED; AuthorHouse (Biographies and Memoirs) $15.70 ISBN: 9781438910017
Senators Harry Reid, Robert Menendez and Orrin Hatch, accompanied by Texas oilman T Boone Pickens on Wednesday introduced newly proposed a Natural gas legislation that will encourage the development and purchasing of natural gas vehicles.
From Amy Miller Simmons, dubbed "The Queen of Ice Cream" for her wonderfully zany ice cream franchise, to oilman, attorney, and would-be policeman James Marion West, Jr., to musician and "Duct Tape Messiah" Blaze Foley and many more, each personality has a specific "claim to weirdness" listed complete with "Tex-centricity Scale", as well as a couple pages describing the most unusual highlights of their lives and a simple black-and-white sketch of their face.
Huffington, an oilman who died on July 11 while vacationing in Venice.
DANIEL Day Lewis deservedly won a Oscar for his mesmerising portrayal of oilman Daniel Plainview in THERE WILL BE BLOOD (15).
Day-Lewis won his second best actor award, this time for his towering performance as a malevolent oilman in There Will Be Blood.
Day-Lewis, 50, won his second best actor Academy Award for his towering performance as a ruthless, malevolent oilman in There Will Be Blood.
The London born actor, famed for immersing himself in roles, is a shoo-in for the Academy Award: his portrayal of a ruthless, ambitious and spiritually bankrupt oilman at the turn of the 20th century is spellbinding.
The London born actor, is a shoo-in for the Academy Award: his portrayal of the ruthless, ambitious and spiritually bankrupt oilman at the turn of the 20th century is spellbinding.
Oklahoma State University has been given a $165 million "boon." Oilman Boone Pickens, 77, made the generous gift to his alma mater, giving specific instructions that the money be used to expand OSU's athletic complex.