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St. Joe

noun, Informal.
St. Joseph, Missouri. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • June 1, 1853, a band of Presbyterian missionaries arrived at St. Joe.

    Among the Sioux R. J. Creswell
  • The village of old St. Joe is now marked only by some cellar excavations.

    Among the Sioux R. J. Creswell
  • I thought of Milwaukee first, but picked St. Joe because it's dry.

    Gullible's Travels, Etc. Ring W. Lardner
  • I've had some pretty good times on the lake and over at St. Joe.

    Calumet 'K' Samuel Merwin
  • He later left St. Joe for Chicago, where he was traveling salesman for another firm.

    The Story of General Pershing Everett T. (Everett Titsworth) Tomlinson
  • I suppose people do go to St. Joe for other purposes than marriage?

  • On his arrival at St. Joe Mr. Barnard found another mound close by the grave of his beloved wife.

    Among the Sioux R. J. Creswell
  • St. Joe was at that time the fitting-out point for overland parties bound for California.

    The Young Adventurer Horatio Alger
  • "We got a lot of information," says the Wife on the way back to St. Joe.

    Gullible's Travels, Etc. Ring W. Lardner
  • By watching at St. Joe and Independence, we expected to meet the train as we knew that we must be ahead of them.

    A Trip to California in 1853 Washington Bailey

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