dead president


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dead president

n
(Currencies) informal US a banknote
[C20: from the pictures of various dead presidents that appear on US banknotes]
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and he ends the introduction by concluding that "being a dead president is about as close to civic immortality as one gets in this part of the world.
Ciralsky learned that his distant relationship to Israel's first and long dead president, Chaim Weizmann, and the fact that his father had purchased Israel Bonds were held against him.
com)-- Arena has left the nation's administration with a dead president and a weakened military, and while the tragic memories continue to scar her, the government struggles to regroup without its leader.
Long lines of mourners have filed by his casket for a glimpse of the dead president, lying in state since Wednesday at a Caracas military academy.
A day later, Fernandez told crowds outside the cemetery where former President Juan Bosch (1963), founder of his party, is buried that the dead president is his "spiritual guide" and that his government would bring "more freedom, more social justice, and more progress.
THE majority of Americans do not believe Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone when he shot dead President John F.
Even as his supporters attempted to immortalize the dead president, a country exhausted from round-the-clock mourning began to look toward the future.
Two black men named for a dead president and his assassin.
Says Caro, "You have to recognize the relationship of television not only to the dead president, but also to the new president taking over -- his reassuring, calming effect on the public because of his demeanor.
CARACAS -- By the hundreds of thousands, Hugo Chavez's tearful supporters carried their dead president through streets still plastered with his smiling image, an epic farewell to a larger-than-life leader remembered simply as "our commander.
The first vice president to inherit the office from a dead president was John Tyler in 1841, when old William Henry Harrison expired after only a few weeks in office.
This poignant image went round the world and left a legacy for the children of the dead president