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In the distance Keppel Harbour, Empire Docks and Raffles Quay, taken from the top of the Asia Insurance Building. At the time in 1956 it was the tallest building in Singapore. Just out of the picture to left is the Telok Ayer Basin. Photo by Ray Gipson (1956)

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The grandson of slaves, born into poverty in 1892 in the Deep South, A. G. Gaston died more than a century later with a fortune worth well over $130 million and a business empire spanning communications, real estate, and insurance. Gaston was, by any measure, a heroic figure whose wealth and influence bore comparison to J. P. Morgan and Andrew Carnegie. Here, for the first time, is the story of the life of this extraordinary pioneer, told by his niece and grandniece, the award-winning…

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Mobile - How to Bulk Up Your Referral Program [Infographic] : MarketingProfs Article
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How to Bulk Up Your Referral Program [Infographic]

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#EmpireStateBuilding #NewYorkCity #NYC #architecture
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625-705 CE ‘The Empress Wu Chau’, was one of the most powerful women in history. She is said to have been a forceful, innovative and ruthless leader, with the dismissal, exile or execution of any of her opponents. Her navy led a decisive victory at sea which ended China’s long running war with Korea. Her reign insured decades of peace and prosperity and it is said that no other woman except for Elizabeth I and Catherine the Great, retained so much power, over such a vast Empire.

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