Molly Pitcher

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heroine of the American Revolution who carried water to soldiers during the Battle of Monmouth Court House and took over her husband's gun when he was overcome by heat (1754-1832)

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Their roles were supporting in the literal sense--Abigail Adams and Molly Pitcher were in service both to husband and country.
The four, from Flemington, New Jersey, were on their way back from the Molly Pitcher Kennel near Newark International Airport where the dog had stayed during the Hoffritzes' recent trip to Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's home in Virginia, three miles southeast of Charlottesville.
Charles Quality Inn and Suites; Molly Pitcher Inn; and Staybridge Suites.
Hystericalady was successful on her last East Coast raid when taking the Grade 2 Molly Pitcher Handicap at Monmouth in August, but went under to Tough Tiz's Sis on her prep at Santa Anita when odds-on.
When a thrown brick busted out a store window at the Molly Pitcher Mini Mart in Greencastle, Pennsylvania, at 11:30 p.
If Molly Pitcher had held a microphone rather than a pail of water at the Battle of Monmouth, she might even have asked why the Colonists were no closer to victory in 1778 than they were in 1776.
The winner has achieved each of her top three RPRs at Belmont, but she is unlikely to return to the New York track until September, with the Molly Pitcher at Monmouth Park next on the agenda.
Placing a sword scabbard in the hands of Lindsey Fergoso revealed that her chosen persona was Revolutionary War hero Molly Pitcher.
Saturday January 24, 2009 at the Molly Pitcher Inn in Red Bank.
His was an honourable racing record - and a fitting one, as son of the outstanding Triple Crown champion Seattle Slew and Weber City Miss, who had outrun her rather plebeian pedigree to notch 17 victories from 40 starts, including a Grade 1 win in the Beldame Stakes and Grade 2 wins in the Black-Eyed Susan Stakes and Molly Pitcher Handicap.
Also among a field of nine fillies and mares are 2005 Kentucky Oaks winner Summerly, this year's Kentucky Oaks winner Lemons Forever and Grade 2 Molly Pitcher Handicap winner Promenade Girl.
At Monmouth Park: $100,000 Molly Pitcher Handicap, fillies and mares 3 and up, 1 1/16 miles, Saturday.
DATE: Friday, June 23, 2006 TIME: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM LOCATION: Molly Pitcher Service Area, between Exits 8 and 8A on the New Jersey Turnpike
Monmouth Park Molly Pitcher Breeders' Cup Stakes G2 8 dirt Grade 1 winner Round Pond meets the improving Friel's For Real in this event for fillies and mares.