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  1. Ralph (David),1926–90, U.S. clergyman and civil-rights leader.
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Examples from the Web for abernathy

Historical Examples

  • Some of our forlorn party had friends to meet them and Governor Abernathy kept the others until places were found for them.

    A Survivor's Recollections of the Whitman Massacre

    Matilda Sager

  • A big crowd of rooters had come over from Hartford to whoop things up for Abernathy's men.

    Frank Merriwell's Reward

    Burt L. Standish

  • The first producing wells were drilled between 1900 and 1902 (Jewett and Abernathy, 1945:24).

  • Yes, certainly, this was the next day that Hosty was out with Abernathy.

    Warren Commission (3 of 26): Hearings Vol. III (of 15)

    The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy