Diamond Jim Brady

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Noun1.Diamond Jim Brady - United States financier noted for his love of diamonds and his extravagant lifestyle (1856-1917)
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The Lillian Russell collection is named after the glamorous light-opera star who was the toast of Tony Pastor's Opera House, the beje-welled lady of Diamond Jim Brady and the inspiration for the Gibson Girls.
"What's the use of knowing lots of fancy words," they fret, "if you're not going to use them?" We can consider that notion the Diamond Jim Brady theory of communication.
There are new and reopened hotels geared to the European marketplace, such as The Giraffe, The Carlton, the Roger Williams, and the Prince George, which in its heyday entertained Diamond Jim Brady and Lillian Russell.