- a city in central Iowa.
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The former girlfriend of Ajar, Ames was also friends with Roy Lopez, the other alleged “fence,” and buddies with Lee.The Real Bling Ring: Where Are They Now?
May 21, 2013
What did you think after you won the Iowa Straw Poll in Ames?Meghan McCain Interviews Michele Bachmann on Obama, Romney & More
June 21, 2012
When he was arrested in 1994, Ames admitted to compromising the identities of the sources.Second ‘Underwear Bomber,’ Kim Philby, and Other Notorious Double Agents
The Daily Beast
May 10, 2012
Like Bachmann, he finished first in the Ames Straw Poll (albeit in a tie with eventual nominee Bob Dole).Undaunted in Defeat, Michele Bachmann Returns to Minnesota
February 22, 2012
But Pawlenty then ran out of money after not meeting expectations in the Ames straw poll, so he dropped out of the race.Mitt Romney’s Minnesota Defeat Humiliates Tim Pawlenty in Home State
February 8, 2012
"I'm sure Benson and Ames will be only too glad of the chance," Roger spoke decidedly.The Forbidden Trail
"The principles of democracy are everywhere what they have been in France," wrote Ames.Union and Democracy
No matter how poor a patient was, Dr. Ames always did his best.Old Rail Fence Corners
In fact, he ran as an Independent for governor against Ames in 1873.
Ames mentions an edition with cuts, which must be the same as the first of these.The Ship of Fools, Volume 1
Ames(āmz)Bruce Nathan Born 1928
- American biochemist noted for his studies of environmental mutagens and carcinogens. He developed the Ames test.
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