Wilson Mount

Related to Wilson Mount: Mount Wilson Observatory


, Mount
1. A mountain, 1,740 m (5,710 ft) high, in the San Gabriel Mountains of southwest California northeast of Pasadena. Its observatory was established in 1904.
2. A peak, 4,342 m (14,246 ft) high, in the San Juan Mountains of southwest Colorado.
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Wilson mounted a fightback calling on his striking prowess to keep him in contention but it proved too little too late as Sigsworth won through 21-19.
We can only hope that they recognize the genuine foreign policy differences between Roosevelt and Wilson--and that they remember what happened after the messianic Wilson mounted his white horse and charged off to make the world safe for democracy."
SCOTTISH Industry Minister Brian Wilson mounts a stalwart defence of inward investment in the wake of the Lite-on let-down.