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 (wō-vō′kə) Also called Jack Wilson. 1858?-1932.
Paiute religious leader who founded the Ghost Dance movement. The movement faded when a number of its followers, thought to have supernatural protection, were massacred at Wounded Knee (1890).
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(wəˈvoʊ kə)

c1856–1932, Northern Paiute religious leader: revived the ghost dance religion 1889.
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"The likes of McCarthy, Rebel Wilson, Jack Black and Nick Frost are consigned to playing fat friends who don't get to show skin because producers don't believe audiences want to see that."
But if the New Zealand-born back row fails to recover, England have Wilson, Jack Clifford and versatile locks Maro Itoje and Courtney Lawes at their disposal.
Mid-table Rothes went on the goal trail to beat Fort William 5-1 at Claggan Park Kris Duncan, Gary Kerr, Jaime Wilson, Jack Maley and Bruce Milne found the net for the away side.
Any number of players, namely Harry Wilson, Jack Marriott and Scott Malone, could have staked that claim.
Kirkburton: Ben Carrington, Josh Megson, Kiran Green, Charlie Auty, Will Reeves, Aaron Moore, Finlay Wilson, Jack Byrne, Harvey Whimpenny, Matthew Reddiough, Adam Green.
Sam Wilson, Jack Tomlinson and Jimmy Lee all netted twice while Paul Griffiths and Luke Askey added the other goals, Wellington adding to their demise with an own goal as well.
In the coming weeks, we will be hosting some other really exceptional talent including Ken Peplowski, Theron Brown, Ernie Krivda, Dan Wilson, Jack Schantz, Helen Welch, Barbara Rosene and more!”
ALAN Wilson, Jack Desmond and Ewan Botcherby netted in Newcastle City's 3-0 success over Wideopen Juniors in Division One of the Under-15 League.
LIVERPOOL U15s: (back row, from left) Declan Gallagher, Niall Walsh, Charlie Doyle, Callum Lucy, Kevin Cringle, Mark Fletcher, Michael Hall, Patrick Wharton, Matthew Wilson, Jack Fleming, Udoyen Akpan & Owen Marshall; (front row, from left) Anthony Kirkpatrick, Michael Murphy, Joe Lynch, Regan Griffiths, Jamie Heron, Callum Hanlon, Ethan Dorris, Liam Morris & Gerard Garner Code zz010314XSportCG01