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Paxton

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(Biography) Sir Joseph. 1801–65, English architect, who designed Crystal Palace (1851), the first large structure of prefabricated glass and iron parts
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And now we are back at Fort Paxton once more, after a forty-day scout, away up as far as the Big Horn.
This Braithwaite Lowery, I knew his father, lost in the Lively off Greenland in `20, or Andrew Woodhouse, drowned in the same seas in 1777, or John Paxton, drowned off Cape Farewell a year later, or old John Rawlings, whose grandfather sailed with me, drowned in the Gulf of Finland in `50.
After dinner it was whispered in town there would be a mob at night, and that Paxton, Hallowell, the custom-house, and admiralty officers' houses would be attacked; but my friends assured me that the rabble were satisfied with the insult I had received and that I was become rather popular.
Lizzie Paxton and her daughter are going to clean the school tomorrow, and I heard Lizzie say tonight she meant to be at it by five o'clock to get through before the heat of the day.
Paxton pleaded not guilty to charges of misleading investors to a technology company, at a time before he was attorney general.
IT'S not often that a timeless musician such as Blind Boy Paxton comes along so when they do, they are not to be missed.
PAXTON -- The Paxton Lions Club will host its annual Townwide Yard Sale on May 16, rain or shine.
Dylan Paxton, 34, said that the injured rider was a paedophile, and he said he was going to hand him over to the police.
CINCINNATI, July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Paxton Products, a division of the Fortune 200 firm Illinois Tool Works, announced today it will expand the warranty on its XT- and AT-Series Centrifugal Blowers to cover all parts and labor for a period of 3 years from shipment, pursuant to the warranty policy.
Although a Scotsman, Paxton spent much of his childhood in London, following the family's relocation due to his father's work commitments.
BOYLESPORTS make Robert Paxton a 7-10 chance to get the better of Billy Jackson in the world indoor singles first round this morning and that price looks a gift, writes Henry Hardwicke.
Tom Paxton at The Sage Gateshead ARRIVING on stage and announcing he had a special and unexpected guest for the evening, Paxton introduced the audience to Kieran Goss.