John Brown

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Noun1.John Brown - abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1859)John Brown - abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1859)
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John Brown, buttoning his surtout over the snug rotundity of his person, and drawing on his gloves.
Since that event, John Brown, with exactly the qualities of a thousand other John Browns, and by just such plodding methods as they used, had prospered wonderfully, and become one of the wealthiest John Browns on earth.
Just as I swore to John Brown, my old partner," remarked Peter.
John Brown, on the opposite sidewalk, portly and comfortable, with his furred cloak thrown open, disclosing a handsome surtout beneath.
John Brown found himself ill at ease in his wire-cushioned arm-chair, by the glowing grate of anthracite which heated his handsome parlor.
Why, as to that," muttered John Brown to himself, "we must apply to the next court for a guardian to take care of the solid cash; and if Peter insists upon speculating, he may do it, to his heart's content, with old PETER GOLDTHWAITE'S TREASURE.
We carried an appeal for relatives of the late Sapper John Brown, 21, from Dingle, to come forward - and now members of his family have attended a ceremony at Liverpool Town Hall to receive the Elizabeth Cross.
Kruger Brown Holdings, LLC is majority owned through affiliates by TriEnda CEO, John Brown, TriEnda president, David Kruger and Non-Executive chairman, Warren Kruger.
Throughout the book, John Brown shares the stories, tested process and Exit Planning roadmap that is the compilation of wisdom from hundreds of Exit Planning advisors across North America.
John Brown hoped to end slavery when he raided a federal armory at Harpers Ferry in 1859.
JOHN BROWN is sure to have upset Celtic fans with his claims Rangers would have won 'two or three trebles' if the Parkhead club had been in the grubber over the past four years.