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Farnsworth

[fahrnz-wurth] /ˈfɑrnzˌwɜrθ/
noun
1.
Philo Taylor
[fahy-loh] /ˈfaɪ loʊ/ (Show IPA),
1906–71, U.S. physicist and inventor: pioneer in the field of television.
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  • When he was sent out by Farnsworth, he made as long an errand of it as he could.

    The Wall Street Girl Frederick Orin Bartlett
  • When Masters got the letter Farnsworth, the cashier, was called into his room.

    The Faith Doctor Edward Eggleston
  • There was no opportunity to reply to this; Farnsworth was heard wheezing outside the door.

    The Faith Doctor Edward Eggleston
  • Farnsworth was the victim of a chronic asthma, and he was as ambitious as he was restless.

    The Faith Doctor Edward Eggleston
  • And within another year Farnsworth will pay you anything you demand.

    The Wall Street Girl Frederick Orin Bartlett
  • This would leave Farnsworth free to neglect Meadows's brother.

    The Faith Doctor Edward Eggleston
  • Do you think it would be wise to make Mr. Farnsworth vice-president?

    The Faith Doctor Edward Eggleston
  • You understand that Mr. Farnsworth and Meadows are acting in concert?

    The Faith Doctor Edward Eggleston
  • Dr. Farnsworth had no notion of what the two of them were talking about, but he kept silent as he noticed the tension fading.

    Anything You Can Do ... Gordon Randall Garrett

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