railroad man

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The Singing Brakeman from Merridan, Mississippi was also the son of a railroad man.
He resurfaced with stormers such as Railroad Man, Last Stop: This Town and I Like Birds.
His mother was a schoolteacher, his father a railroad man, operating a buffet car running on the Michigan Central.
On the first day, we went to Pueblo and met with a railroad man who was a Democratic Party leader in the area.
As The Corrections painstakingly unpacks the lives of Alfred and Enid Lambert and their grown children, Franzen introduces an elemental conflict between the authoritarian railroad man, buckling under Parkinson's-induced dementia, and his wife's sentimental "prairie optimism.
The railroad man assumed that I'd gone for a pistol, and when Will Garland released him, he broke and ran to the station and hid.
Milla Jovovich dances with railroad man Wes Bentley in ``The Claim.
He'll wear an astronaut's suit as well as that of a railroad man, a sailor and a thousand others, before managing to put on his red fireman's hat.
A railroad man named Ed Gregory built the 65-foot tower in the early 1920s because he liked watching trains.
Ward, the editor of Southern Railroad Man, knew his own business so well
If the Epstein-Lennon dynamic is refigured here in the over-wrought but unrequited attentions that the introverted railroad man Skeeter (played by R.
Her husband, a railroad man named James Dunn Oland, encouraged her to turn her brewing into a vocation.
Elbert had grown up in West Virginia, too, but his father was a railroad man whose business took him and the family to Michigan.
His father was a railroad man and from an early age he was fascinated with the hobos, those wandering free spirits who bummed rides on the freight-trains across America.
The eccentric Mr E shuffled on stage with a cane and cigar to deliver outstanding new songs such as Railroad Man and Hey Man holding their own against classics Like Birds and Souljacker.