- Dorothea . 1831–1906, British schoolmistress, a champion of women's education and suffrage. As principal of Cheltenham Ladies' College (1858–1906) she introduced important reforms
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Beale Street drew them, it has been said, “like a lodestone.”
We walked back to the car and drove down Beale Street, past the faded blocks of pawnshops, liquor stores and poolrooms.
A dirty red dog stands at the corner of Beale and Hernando, sniffing the air.
Beale resigned in April, after learning that he was under federal investigation.
Beale was sentenced to 32 months in federal prison on Wednesday in Washington.
Mrs. Beale remarked that it wasn't the heat that bothered us so, but the humidity.The Spenders
Harry Leon Wilson
Mr. Beale pushed back his chair and fell to patting his knees with his fists.The Winning Clue</p>
James Hay, Jr.
So there was nothing for it but to risk meeting the exuberant Mr. Beale.
A leather pocket-case came from an inside pocket and this Beale opened.
Presently Beale came up alone and walked into the sitting-room.