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2014-06-09 12:32:12

Cost-Saving Option Brought to Light by Local New Orleans Masonry Company NEW ORLEANS, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When plans for the renovation of the J. Edgar Monroe Memorial Science Building on the campus of Loyola University New Orleans came in over budget while still on the drawing board, long-time New Orleans masonry contractor Randall Rush, president of Rush Masonry, was asked for a cost-saving solution. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140609/105906 Rush Masonry has...


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monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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