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 (gärd′nər), Erle Stanley 1889-1970.
American lawyer and detective novelist known for creating the character of Perry Mason, a clever attorney.


, Isabella Stewart 1840-1924.
American collector and patron of the arts. She built a Venetian Gothic palazzo in Boston to house her collection of art objects and opened it to the public in 1903.
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(Biography) Ava. 1922–90, US film actress. Her films include The Killers (1946), The Sun also Rises (1957), and The Night of the Iguana (1964)
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(ˈgɑrd nər)

Erle Stanley, 1889–1970, U.S. writer.
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Noun1.Gardner - United States collector and patron of art who built a museum in Boston to house her collection and opened it to the public in 1903 (1840-1924)
2.Gardner - writer of detective novels featuring Perry Mason (1889-1970)
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My name is Royal Gardner. And you are the Miss Shirley who read the Tennyson paper at the Philomathic the other evening, aren't you?"
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  Background facts and procedure As a senior in high school, Gardner met B.H., then a freshman, and they became friends for a time.
Gardner's company built the Adobe building--as well as's Peace Coliseum and the headquarters for Mountain America Credit Union, Dell EMC, 1-800 Contacts, Zagg, Vivint Smart Home, Ancestry and Solutionreach (the list goes on and on).
Former Lane County District Attorney Alex Gardner was the Oregon State Police trooper-in-training who conducted the field sobriety test last year of an off-duty Eugene police officer on the side of Highway 58.
In 1992, Dover published Best Remembered Poems, edited and annotated by Martin Gardner. In this collection Gardner includes those poems that he assumes will be the best remembered ones in the future.
I, like many other Albion fans, question why Tony Pulis considers playing Craig Gardner out wide rather than in his natural position in the centre of midfield.