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Quaker gun

A replica gun, usually made of wood. The name references the Quakers' belief in pacifism. This Quaker gun should spook our enemies—from that far away, they won't be able to see that it's a decoy, and we'll have time to escape.
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Until Quaker completes its search for a vice president/supply chain management and appoints a new vice president/sales, Duncan Whitehead, the company's vice president/research and development and Yarn Sales, will be responsible for Quaker's sample room, domestic and international customer service, scheduling and purchasing areas.