Stephen Foster


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Noun1.Stephen Foster - United States songwriter whose songs embody the sentiment of the South before the American Civil War (1826-1864)Stephen Foster - United States songwriter whose songs embody the sentiment of the South before the American Civil War (1826-1864)
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An original 19th-century painting of the birthplace of Stephen Foster, known as The White Cottage, was purchased by My Old Kentucky Home State Park for inclusion in the park's permanent collection and will be on display in the mansions parlor.
JoAnne O'Connell's new book on Stephen Foster is the latest biographical contribution to the literature on one of the most important composers in popular music history.
In the second half, Stephen Foster equalised for Prudhoe.
Michael Dineley, 27, and accomplices David Mochrie, 39, and Stephen Foster, 27, headed a 15-man operation between the two counties, ferrying huge quantities of the Class A drugs along the M6.
1864: Stephen Foster, US composer of minstrel songs and ballads (The Old Folks At Home, Beautiful Dreamer, etc) died after hitting his head on a chamber pot.
DoE marine division species adviser Stephen Foster said the recovery of such a young animal was unusual.
The songs of Stephen Foster are the earliest examples of Western songs that the Japanese have come to appreciate after the country opened up to the Western world in the late nineteenth century.
BARNSLEY boss David Flitcroft will call on experienced centre-backs Bobby Hassell and Stephen Foster to play a leading role in stopping the Bluebirds at Cardiff City Stadium tonight.
Southern walKed after a tacKle on Stephen Foster, with BlacKpool boss Ian Holloway highly critical of the experienced Essex official.
It was an impressive display from Keith Hill's side and they could have won by more, with Davies, Stephen Foster and Jacob Mellis all going close.
STEPPING DOWN: Stephen Foster on the Stars bench last season
The judges scored the fight 119-109, 120-108 and 118-110 for Buckland, who is now set to fight former European title contender Stephen Foster, the mandatory challenger, much to the delight of his promoter Ricky Hatton.