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Mrs. Grundy

One who strongly values traditional propriety. In the Thomas Morton play Speed the Plough, Mrs. Grundy is a character known for her zeal for proper conduct. You can't wear jeans to this dinner party! Your grandmother will be there, and she is basically Mrs. Grundy!
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It was unknown the exact amount Grundy was seeking in damages.
MAX GRUNDY is produced for Discovery Channel by Magilla Entertainment.
The Australian TV landscape was so heavily influenced by Reg Grundy," she said.
He said it was a "tragic situation" and that Grundy was a responsible owner, who had kept the dog for six years.
While it is true that, in her mid-70s, Grundy occasionally finds herself performing memorial services for people who are younger than she is, she keeps very busy, offering regular services at three different seniors' residences and facilities across the city.
Squad: C Edwards (c), H Knight (vc), K Brunt, K Cross, L Greenway, R Grundy, J Gunn, D Hazell, A Jones, L Marsh, N Sciver, A Shrubsole, S Taylor, L Winfield, D Wyatt.
While framed photographs of Hector and Dorothy adorned the lobby of their headquarters, Reg Grundy was all but invisible to his employees.
Grundy noted that some Filipinos in Hong Kong also work in high-level business and entertainment.
Soon Grundy was producing quiz shows for daytime television broadcasting as TV expanded its service.
Wells Fargo Government and Institutional Banking has appointed Keith Grundy as regional manager and senior vice president of Healthcare Financial Services for the Western US region.
Based in San Francisco, Grundy leads a team of 13 healthcare finance experts who serve Wells Fargo customers in California, Hawaii, Idaho, northern Nevada, Oregon and Washington.
ANGLESEY man Sean Grundy celebrated his second successive British title at the weekend.
IF VETERAN North East broadcaster John Grundy should ever find himself out of a job (an unlikely scenario) he should seriously consider a new career in childcare.
When the season kicks off for the Falcons on September 18, with the home game against Cardiff Quins, they'll be led by 25-year-old Falcons veteran, Catryn Grundy, with the vice captain duties falling to seasoned Welsh international Laura Prosser.
1970s: Grundy v Bustino 1975 THE 20th century was not a bad one for the turf.