- James,1914–2009, U.S. novelist and short-story writer.
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Examples from the Web for purdy
Purdy points to an obscure but no less worrisome ruling in Sorrell v. IMS.The Supreme Court Turns the First Amendment Into a Weapon for Corporations
July 8, 2014
In a way, the timing of this Dancing With the Stars is perfect for Purdy.
But many who work with amputees say that seeing someone like Purdy on television is incredibly important.
So far, viewers of the show have seen Purdy in three different kinds of feet.
She admitted that watching Purdy dance on the foot was both exciting and a bit stressful.
Purdy popped up with some question as to the scale of court fees.Wild Justice: Stories of the South Seas
Mr. Purdy, flushing feebly, saw her to the door, saw her to the hall without.The Paliser case
Me and Mrs. Purdy Pell didn't do anything but swap looks for a minute or so.Shorty McCabe
At the mention of the name of Purdy, Cinnabar Joe started perceptibly.
He was no better than Purdy, and Long Bill, and all the others.