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       JICYMI from page 2                                an international association of polling organizations. In 1948,   of Switzerland. He was buried in Princeton Cemetery. His
                                                         with Claude E. Robinson, he founded Gallup and Robinson,   wife died in 1988, and their son, writer and pollster George
      Ola Babcock Miller, a candidate who was a long-shot from   Inc., an advertising research company. In 1958, Gallup   Gallup, Jr., died in 2011. George Gallup was undoubtedly
      winning a position as Iowa Secretary of State. With the   grouped all of his polling operations under what became The   the foremost and most influential advocate of polling.
      Democratic landslide of that year, she won a stunning victory,   Gallup Organization.                   Next month we will review the latest polling, However,
      furthering Gallup’s interest in politics. [4]         Gallup died in 1984 of a heart attack at his summer home   just as a teaser, here are the latest job approval ratings for
         In 1936, his new organization achieved national   in Tschingel ob Gunten, a village in the Bernese Oberland   President Trump:
      recognition by correctly predicting, from the replies of only
      50,000 respondents, that Franklin Roosevelt would defeat
      Alf Landon in the U.S. Presidential election. This was in
      direct contradiction to the widely respected  Literary Digest
      magazine whose poll based on over two million returned
      questionnaires predicted that Landon would be the winner.
      Not only did Gallup get the election right, he correctly
      predicted the results of the Literary Digest poll as well using
      a random sample smaller than theirs but chosen to match it.
         Twelve years later, his organization had its moment of
      greatest ignominy, when it predicted that Thomas Dewey
      would defeat Harry S. Truman in the 1948 election, by five
      to fifteen percentage points. Gallup believed the error was
      mostly due to ending his polling three weeks before Election
      Day.                                               For copies of this and other articles that have appeared in this column, go to Send comments to
         In 1947, he launched the Gallup International Association, 

                                                                                                             Executive Suites Now
         Light Up Downtown Boca from page 1              and SE 5th Street, traveling north to the Mizner Park
                                                         Amphitheater.  More  than  70  floats  and  groups  will
         22 and continuing through the holiday season. The tree   entertain viewers as they bring dance, lights, and   Available At Boca
         will be illuminated for photo opportunities between   song to Federal Highway in Boca Raton. For more
         shows.                                          information or to enter the parade, visit www.myboca.  Pointe Community
            Your favorite Mizner Park restaurants will be open   us/specialevents.
         with special seating options offering great views of the      Sunday Jazz Brunch at the Mizner Park Amphitheater   Association Offices
         holiday decor, lights, and fireworks. Please contact the   on Sunday, December 8 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. is a free
         restaurants directly for more information.      event to feature live music by Dr. Ed Calle, a variety of      Suites are overlooking the beautiful Lake Buttonwood
            The event is sponsored by the City of Boca Raton,   food trucks and pop-up vendors for holiday shopping.   and the Boardwalk. Located in the thriving shopping plaza
         Mizner Park, and WPBF-TV.                       The event is free and open to the public.          at 18th Street and Powerline Road. Several suites are still
            Other holiday events, presented by the City of Boca      Following the Jazz Brunch, enjoy  FAU’s Tuba   available from 170 square feet to 315 square feet.
         Raton, include:                                 Christmas with music starting at 5 p.m. Tuba Christmas      Call Kathleen at 561-395-7551 for an appointment.
            Sunday Jazz Brunch at the Mizner Park Amphitheater   concerts will be presented in 250 cities throughout the      Amenities available:
         on Sunday, November 24 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. with   world, including Boca Raton. Enjoy the tradition of      Large and small conference room
         live music from DSG (Debbie Spring Group) from 11:30   holiday music performed by tubas and euphoniums,   Breakroom
         a.m. to 1 p.m. and the Jay Blue Band from 1:30 p.m. to   started by Indiana University Professor Harvey G.      Private bathrooms
         3 p.m. Enjoy brunch from a variety of food trucks and   Phillips. FAU’s Sean Murray brings this tradition to the   Furniture
         start your holiday shopping with pop-up vendors. The   Boca Raton community for its sixth annual presentation.     Internet services
         event is free and open to the public.             The 43rd Annual Holiday Boat Parade on Sunday,      Phone service
            Jingle Jam, presented by Vinsane at the Mizner   December 15 will begin at 6:30 p.m. and light up the      Security services 
         Park Amphitheater on Saturday, December 7 from 5   waterways beginning at C-15 Canal, traveling south,
         p.m. to 11 p.m., is a special holiday event for adults   with bleacher viewing at Silver Palm Park, Red Reef
         only (18+) and will feature hundreds of attendees   Park,  and  the Wildflower  Property.  Free  boat  entry
         dressed in their favorite holiday attire (Santa Claus,   with $10,000 in cash and prizes with many categories   Transponder
         Mrs. Claus, Elves, Hanukkah Harry, and more!).   in which to win. For more information or to enter the
         There will be live entertainment, DJs, food trucks and   parade, visit
         beverage concessions. Tickets are $15 to $50 at http://     Attendees are encouraged to walk, bike, car pool and   Trouble?                                 use free parking at City Hall, the Boca Raton Library
           The 49th Annual Holiday Street Parade, themed   and Downtown Boca Library.                           TRANSPONDER FEES
         “Out of this World” will be Wednesday, December 11      For more information visit or call
         from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. beginning at Federal Highway   561.367.7073. 
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                                                                                                            been in use for over five years now and are beginning to
                                                                                                            fail. If your device is no longer working properly, it may be
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