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Lockwood

[lok-woo d] /ˈlɒkˌwʊd/
noun
1.
Belva Ann Bennett
[bel-vuh] /ˈbɛl və/ (Show IPA),
1830–1917, U.S. lawyer and women's-rights activist.
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  • Could anyone remain two weeks in Radville and not hear of Miss Lockwood?

    The Fortune Hunter Louis Joseph Vance
  • When there's money due Lockwood, he wants it, and most times he gets it or its equivalent.

    The Fortune Hunter Louis Joseph Vance
  • Lockwood, nodding his acknowledgments, lifted the glass to his lips.

    The Fortune Hunter Louis Joseph Vance
  • And you've made a strong play for the fond affections of Lockwood's daughter?

    The Fortune Hunter Louis Joseph Vance
  • Lockwood continued to watch Duncan with the air of a cat eyeing a mouse.

    The Fortune Hunter Louis Joseph Vance
  • On the 28th, Lockwood, our musketry expert, was severely wounded in the chest.

  • Lockwood Harris might marry her; he got all his money from the slave trade.

    Davenport Dunn, Volume 1 (of 2) Charles James Lever
  • Lockwood, not impossibly, would have said it was 'to do a bit of walking' he had come.

    Lord Kilgobbin Charles Lever
  • They must not seem to rise too eagerly to the fly; but only give them time—give them time, Lockwood.'

    Lord Kilgobbin Charles Lever
  • The fact is, Lockwood, my future and its fortunes are just as uncertain as your own.

    Lord Kilgobbin Charles Lever

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