- ShirleyAnita St. Hill, 1924–2005, U.S. politician: congresswoman 1969–83; first black woman elected to the House of Representatives.
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“I spend about 20 minutes in front of each one until the police show up,” Chisholm explains.
“The bible says Jacob have I loved, Esau have I hated,” says Chisholm.
Raised in the poverty-stricken Foster neighborhood in Portland, Chisholm started street preaching at age 19.
“It was a string of them and so that was their concern, that they were being specifically targeted,” Chisholm said.
So he called Chisholm and state representative Josh Zepnick and asked them to come talk to his congregation.
What Mrs. Chisholm described to Mrs. Stowe as the secret of her success, applies to all life.Self-Help
In Chisholm the first element may mean pebble; cf. Chesil Beach.The Romance of Names
When we arrived in Baltimore, Dr. Chisholm received us kindly: but he could do nothing.Story of My Life
He is familiar with its every turn and obstruction, as is also Chisholm.
For some seconds Borlasse is silent, pondering upon what Chisholm has said.