farmer


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United States civil rights leader who in 1942 founded the Congress of Racial Equality (born in 1920)

an expert on cooking whose cookbook has undergone many editions (1857-1915)

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It is true, an old farmer, who had been down to New York on a visit several years after, and from whom this account of the ghostly adventure was received, brought home the intelligence that Ichabod Crane was still alive; that he had left the neighborhood partly through fear of the goblin and Hans Van Ripper, and partly in mortification at having been suddenly dismissed by the heiress; that he had changed his quarters to a distant part of the country; had kept school and studied law at the same time; had been admitted to the bar; turned politician; electioneered; written for the newspapers; and finally had been made a justice of the ten pound court.
The farmers and their works are scarcely more obvious than woodchucks and their burrows.
The farmer, by this time, was convinced I must be a rational creature.
The farmer opened the lid a little way, and saw him inside.
It has lifted the farmer above the wastefulness of being his own errand-boy.
The farmer hung his head, and without a word untied his servant, of whom Don Quixote asked how much his master owed him.
I think I'll make the other a little bigger,'" said the farmer.
Here he is, master,' said he, 'I have got the better of him': and when the farmer saw his old servant, his heart relented, and he said.
But, father, don't you think that a young woman equally pure and virtuous as Miss Chant, but one who, in place of that lady's ecclesiastical accomplishments, understands the duties of farm life as well as a farmer himself, would suit me infinitely better?
Sea stewards put on some style, I must say," commented the wheat- farmer, oblivious to the Ancient Mariner, who still declaimed of the heat of the longboat.
A Farmer one day came to the stables to see to his beasts of burden: among them was his favourite Ass, that was always well fed and often carried his master.
A FARMER, an Artisan, and a Labourer went to the King of their country and complained that they were compelled to support a large standing army of mere consumers, who did nothing for their keep.
Gulliver had been found by a farmer and carried home.
asks the black bonnet of the gray coat; and the hard-featured farmer reins up his grateful dobbin to inquire what you are doing where he sees no manure in the furrow, and recommends a little chip dirt, or any little waste stuff, or it may be ashes or plaster.
Pinocchio is caught by a Farmer, who uses him as a watchdog for his chicken coop