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Avila, who was wounded in the right leg and left arm, told the detective that Holmes was targeting “people who were fleeing.”Aurora Cops Relive the Horror at James Holmes Hearing|Christine Pelisek|January 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In the quarrels between royal brothers and cousins, Avila played a very prominent part.Cathedrals of Spain|John A. (John Allyne) Gade
Avila y Zinuga, a soldier, diplomatist, and historian under Charles V.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia|Edited by Rev. James Wood
Torquemada was buried in a chapel of the church of his convent of Santo Toms in Avila.A History of the Inquisition of Spain; vol. 1|Henry Charles Lea
The lineal ancestors of the other claimants had borne the names of Cardona, Portogallo, or Avila.
At the head of this vanguard rode, upon a snow-white palfrey, the Bishop of Avila, followed by a long train of barefooted monks.Leila, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton