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As·tor ( s t r), John Jacob 1763-1848. German-born American fur trader and capitalist who became the wealthiest man of his time in the United States.

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Astor Place
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Suggested News Resources

Mr Men owner Chorion to be broken up and sold
Last week Lord Alli, the Chorion chairman and Labour peer, and William Astor, the deputy chairman, tendered their resignations as attempts to restructure the £70m debt burden failed.
Astor and Alli to quit Mr Men manager
Revenues up 20 percent at CooperVision
By WILL ASTOR Cooper Cos. Inc. reported higher revenues but lower profits for its fiscal third quarter, ended July 31.
City Council To Meet Tonight On Ackley Agreement
By Dirk Langeveld Margaret Ackley greets Carl Astor during a ceremony to restore the police department's chaplain's program on Thursday. To Astor's left are Michel Belt and William Wilson.
City Spy: Mobile fee dials up extra £1bn debt
Even Samantha Cameron's mother, Annabel Astor, aka Viscountess Astor, is feeling the economic squeeze, judging by the latest annual accounts of her upscale furnishing and fragrance company, Oka Direct.

Suggested Web Resources

Astor family - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Astor family is a significant American family of German descent notable for their prominence in business, society, and politics.
Welcome to Astor Wines & Spirits
Welcome to New York City's largest wine & spirits store online. Come see why The Wall Street Journal says Astorwines.
Astor Mediterranean
Astor Mediterranean. News Latest Astor of Arlington Monday, 02 August 2010 - Administrator. http://www.
Welcome to Astor Services For Children & Families
The Historic Astor Hotel Milwaukee - Welcome to the Astor
The historic Astor Hotel provides old world grandeur and elegance, famous midwestern hospitality, and uncompromising service.

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