Henry Clay

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Noun1.Henry Clay - United States politician responsible for the Missouri Compromise between free and slave states (1777-1852)Henry Clay - United States politician responsible for the Missouri Compromise between free and slave states (1777-1852)
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In this same year Henry Clay delivered his memorable speech on the Mexican War, at Lexington, Kentucky, and it was telegraphed to The New York Herald at a cost of five hundred dollars, thus breaking all previous records for news-gathering enterprise.
Twickem, from New Orleans; 'nother day, I'm just come from my plantation on Pearl river, where I works seven hundred niggers; then, again, I come out a distant relation of Henry Clay, or some old cock in Kentuck.
The quintet features MaryTyler (clarinet), Katy Ovens (flute), Alice Quayle (bassoon), Henry Clay (oboe) and Charlie Ransley (horn).
Henry Clay, American legislator and orator, declared in Senate 'I'd rather be right than be president,' on February 7, 1839.
The unidentified 14-year-old from Henry Clay Township, Pennsylvania allegedly said they would harm other students at (http://uhs.
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Americans hardly knew what kind of wild political ride they were in for when Henry Clay, a gangling Kentuckian with a silver tongue and a brilliant gift for legislative strategy, became the youngest ever speaker of the House of Representatives at the age of thirty-four--and the only freshman ever so honored--in 1811.
Janet Tyre, the Director of Housekeeping at the Crowne Plaza Louisville Airport, was recognized for her achievements at the Louisville Business First "Second Act" awards at a breakfast this morning at The Henry Clay.
Having served as the head coach at Henry Clay High for 34 years, Simpson is viewed as a father figure on and off the field and goes above and beyond to provide for his players.
Henry Clay: America's Greatest Statesman provides a fine political history in discussing how young Kentucky lawyer Henry Clay prevented the dissolution of the new American republic during its early years.
After Randolph publicly declared that his nemesis Henry Clay stunk like rotten mackerel shining in the moonlight, and referred to him as a "blackleg"--a popular expression of the day for a corrupt politician--Clay had had enough, challenging Randolph to a duel.
The Doug Watson-trained Group 1 Al Maktoum Challenge Round 3 third Henry Clay will face off with stablemate Jutland, winner of the 2015 Jebel Ali Stakes.