- Hazel. Wightman, Hazel Hotchkiss.
Examples from the Web for hotchkiss
Which is exactly what Sam Prouty, an English instructor at the Hotchkiss School in Connecticut, decided to do starting in 2005.A 'True Prep' Primer
September 6, 2010
In the invention of Time, Luce and his partner, Briton Hadden, are chalk and cheese when they meet at Hotchkiss and Yale.The Magazine King
May 1, 2010
Hotchkiss, the elite Connecticut boarding school, now has an on-site gap year coordinator.College Can Wait…And Wait
April 30, 2009
Mrs. Hotchkiss says it's because they are roosters and immoral.IT and Other Stories
Presently Hotchkiss was at the door again, more troubled than ever.
Hotchkiss was about to tell them more, when a bell, sounding below, summoned him away.
And so also was Hotchkiss, as it presently began to be evident.
Old Mrs. Hotchkiss was the worst; her tongue was a-going all the time.Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete
Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Word Origin and History for hotchkiss
1878, type of gun named for its inventor, Benjamin B. Hotchkiss (1826-1885). In Japanese, the word for "stapler" is hotchikisu after the E. H. Hotchkiss Company of Norwalk, Connecticut, U.S., early and prominent manufacturer of staplers (incorporated 1895, name from 1897), which apparently was run by relatives of the gun inventor. The surname (attested from late 15c. as Hochekys) is a variant of Hodgkin.