- Dame PeggyEdith Margaret Emily Ashcroft, 1907–91, English actress.
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Ashcroft went so far after the 9/11 attacks as to argue that dissent itself verged on the unconstitutional.As Anger at Eric Holder Grows, So Does His Value as Obama’s Lightning Rod
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I was booed, hissed, and heckled while Ashcroft and Gonzales were regularly applauded.Bush's Lawyers Strike Back
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There is much to do and to undo after the disastrous administrations of Attorneys General Ashcroft and Gonzales.Laying Down the Law
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"They were of such consequence, I suppose," said Mrs. Ashcroft, laughing.Carry's Rose
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My cousin and me we go on railroad from Revelstruck west to Ashcroft.The Young Alaskans in the Rockies
We reached Ashcroft (which was the beginning of the long trail) at sunrise.The Trail of the Goldseekers
I'm at Ashcroft, I am, coming on the same coach as this letter, coming to live in your home.
And so, in the starry middle of a night, I was met at Ashcroft.
- Dame Peggy. 1907–91, English stage and film actress
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