Pierce

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Ben Pearce - Fiction
... Benjamin Franklin Pierce, known as Hawkeye Pierce, fictional character in the M*A*S*H film and television series Benjamin Pierce, fictional schizophrenic artist in the David Cronenberg film Scanners ...
Pierce Brodkorb
... Pierce Brodkorb (September 29, 1908 in Chicago, Illinois – July 18, 1992 in Gainesville, Florida), also stated as William Pierce Brodkorb, was an American ornithologist and paleontologist ... More unusual is the case of the enigmatic fossil bird Foro panarium Latin forō means " pierce ", and panarium is the Roman term for a basket to store bread – in German (whence Brodkorb's family name ... Hence, Foro panarium is the Latin translation of "Brodkorb Pierce", as the genus name can be considered the equivalent of a person's family name ...
John B. Pierce
... John Bartlett Pierce (June 2, 1844 – June 23, 1917) was an American industrialist who founded the American Radiator Company, a forerunner of American Standard ... Pierce was born June 2, 1844, in Embden, Maine ... Recognizing the potential of steam/boiler heat in the northern United States, he established the Pierce Steam Heating Company, which manufactured and sold steel boilers and cast iron radiators ...
Pierce - Other Uses
... Pierce-Arrow, an early manufacturer of automobiles Pierce Washington, one of the main characters of Saints Row 2 and Saints Row The Third Pierce oscillator, an electronic oscillator Pierce's ...
Peter Pierce
... Peter Pierce (born April 6, 1969 in Mountain View, California) is a surfer and artist known for is works depicting surfers ... Pierce began drawing before the age of six and has become an important figure in the emerging surf art movement ...

Famous quotes containing the word pierce:

    The trouble with this country is that there are too many politicians who believe, with a conviction based on experience, that you can fool all of the people all of the time.
    —Franklin Pierce Adams (1881–1960)

    His principles are like the bristles of a domesticated pig, they don’t pierce through the pork.
    Franz Grillparzer (1791–1872)

    But wise men pierce this rotten diction and fasten words again to visible things; so that picturesque language is at once a commanding certificate that he who employs it, is a man in alliance with truth and God.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)