- Charles Gates,1865–1951, U.S. financier and diplomat: vice president of the U.S. 1925–29; Nobel Peace Prize 1925.
- William,1745–99, U.S. Revolutionary patriot: rode with Paul Revere and Samuel Prescott warning Colonists that British troops were marching from Boston.
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Not only was Dawes, like Hoover, a prominent Republican; he was also an ex-RFC official.Don't Audit The Fed
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Miss Dawes, who had been in high spirits, now took a moment for reflection.
Miss Dawes herself opened the door in response to his knock.
Miss Dawes was silent likewise, but she thought a great deal.
"I told Miss Dawes of the photograph and what it proved," went on Peabody.
Miss Dawes had "come early," at the captain's urgent appeal.
- Charles Gates. 1865–1951, US financier, diplomat, and statesman, who devised the Dawes Plan for German reparations payments after World War I; vice president of the US (1925–29); Nobel peace prize 1925