- Daniel Decatur,1815–1904, U.S. songwriter and minstrel-show performer and producer: composer of “Dixie.”
- a male given name.
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Sunrise: The calendar I always wanted when Emmett and I were working on Kiko.Justin Kan, Co-Founder of Twitch, Shares His Home Screen’s Apps
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Others say that Emmett always whistled—it helped him to overcome his stuttering—and he meant no harm at all.
Our modern ears hear about Emmett Till now and ring with indignation.
Some folks say Emmett whistled at Carolyn as a manner of catcall, expressing his admiration.
Carolyn and Emmett were alone together for about one minute.
"The Agronians have probably destroyed the base by now," Emmett said.
Emmett felt suddenly cold when he realized what the pilot had in mind.
"He may have been afraid the other would miss and damage the ship," Emmett said.
Mr. Emmett, the head of the department, was seated at his desk when they arrived.The Film of Fear
The blood of an Emmett has crowned a noble effort with martyrdom.Mysticism and its Results