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 (pĭk′fərd), Mary Originally Gladys Smith. 1892-1979.
Canadian-born American actress who became one of the most popular stars of silent film for her roles as a winsome, innocent girl. She was a founder of the United Artists Corporation (1919).

Pickford

(ˈpɪkfəd)
n
(Biography) Mary, real name Gladys Mary Smith. 1893–1979, US actress in silent films, born in Canada

Pick•ford

(ˈpɪk fərd)
n.
Mary (Gladys Marie Smith), 1893–1979, U.S. motion-picture actress, born in Canada.
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I know the Misses Osborne were excellent critics of a Cashmere shawl, or a pink satin slip; and when Miss Turner had hers dyed purple, and made into a spencer; and when Miss Pickford had her ermine tippet twisted into a muff and trimmings, I warrant you the changes did not escape the two intelligent young women before mentioned.
This was because one of them had told the other that Elizabeth was Mary Pickford.
Sunderland are considering recalling England Under-21 international keeper Jordan Pickford from his season-long loan spell at Championship side Preston North End next month, and Mannone's situation is likely to be the deciding factor.
An own goal from goalkeeper Jordan Pickford and a Jordan Rhodes penalty were enough to earn the club only their second win on the road this season.
Five minutes later they broke forward again and the ball was slipped through to Benik Afobe but Jordan Pickford dashed off his line to clear the danger.
Norway almost found an equaliser but Sunderland's Jordan Pickford saved Veton Berisha's 57th-minute effort, then Redmond lashed over soon after for England.
England were under pressure early as Morten Thorsby fired wide and then tested Jordan Pickford before Zahid struck the bar from 20 yards.
Lee Pickford, 41, was accused of assaulting PC Richard Pett and his father Michael Pett outside the officer's home in Bridgend on Christmas Day last year.
PC Richard Pett was giving evidence at the Cardiff Crown Court trial of Lee Pickford, 41, who is accused of one count of assault occasioning actual bodily harm and one of assault by beating after an incident on December 25 last year.
The dramatic crash saw the 12-wheeler tip on to its side on the roundabout where Holyhead Road, Pickford Way and Coundon Wedge Drive all meet, at 2.
The four-year-old tabby has been named Miss Pickford and was nursed back to health by an animal shelter, the paper said.
Watmore struck the only goal of the game seven minutes into the second half, latching onto a long clearance from goalkeeper Jordan Pickford which was misjudged by the Chelsea defence, before coolly slotting his finish in to the bottom left-hand corner.