A twentieth-century African-American actress, dancer, singer, and civil rights activist. She gained her international reputation first in Europe. After World War II she was decorated by the French government for her work in the Resistance, and at her death she was given a state funeral as a war hero.
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The one we use was by a chappie called Theodore Baker, 1894.
He becomes especially earnest when the conversation turns to his role as The Baker in Into the Woods.New ‘Late Late Show’ Host James Corden Would Like to Manage Your Expectations|Kevin Fallon|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It appeared that Baker would again have to face Clark in the forthcoming run-off.
Both state and federal law required that the disputed ballots be counted, which gave the victory to Wilson Baker.
Charlie Baker in Massachusetts and Charles Rauner in Illinois scored upset gubernatorial wins with pro-minimum messages.To Make Their Victory Durable, the GOP Must Fix the Minimum Wage|Dmitri Mehlhorn|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That Hicks—the damned —— —— —— he come t' Baker's as they hooked up t' leave the Spring.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Especially was this so at the poverty-stricken end, as Josephine Morse called her section of the street.
Toward eight o'clock a pretty, capable-looking girl of twelve came out of the house and bought a loaf of bread at the baker's.The Box-Car Children|Gertrude Chandler Warner
And you, Josephine, write for him; for they will depend upon his judgment in the choice of the acting qualities of the piece.
She started to her feet and turned her gaze upon the part of the room in which Josephine 92 Morse sat.