Nineteenth-century reformer who protested the practice of confining the mentally ill in prisons and whose labors led to the expansion and improvement of mental hospitals.
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Johnson and Downey acted as security, keeping an eye on cops who they apparently thought would recognize Dix and their group.
Dix, a founding member of the RCP, spoke in a flowing diatribe as we walked amid the crowd that night.
Eric Dix of the Revolutionary Communist Party was among them.
First for the Germans, then at Fort Dix I did some camp shows.Mel Brooks Is Always Funny and Often Wise in This 1975 Playboy Interview|Alex Belth|February 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mosaic has a project on its site that offers to fund solar energy for U.S. Military Housing in Fort Dix, NJ.Solar Mosaic aims to raise crowdsourced funding for solar panels on military base|Sarah Langs|August 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Ceux qui portoient le bl au moulin, de quinze boisseaux n'en rendoient que douze de farine au lieu de dix-huict.
Les echantillons, au nombre de soixante-dix, nous offrent, 1.
Ce gage d'amitié plus qu'un autre me touche: Un serrement de main vaut dix serments de bouche.Friend Mac Donald|Max O'Rell
Hermann seeks to marry against his father's wish, and the objection is the poverty of Dorothea.Frdric Mistral|Charles Alfred Downer
Gibbon's father married his second wife, Miss Dorothea Patton, in 1755.