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Thomas Gerald Stanford was an American film editor. He won an Academy Award at the 34th Academy Awards for Best Film Editing for the film West Side Story. He also edited 2 episodes of Burke's Law and an episode of Route 66. He died at the age of 93 in 2017.

Stafford (UK Parliament constituency) Parliamentary constituency in the United Kingdom

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Thomas C. Stanford founder of Carey, Idaho

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