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  1. Charles Jasper,1857–1927, U.S. businessman: a pioneer in the telephone industry.
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Examples from the Web for glidden

Historical Examples

  • Remington produced the beautiful Sholes and Glidden typewriter in the 1870's.

    The Civilization of Illiteracy

    Mihai Nadin

  • Mr. Glidden stroked his whiskers and drew up the collar of his shirt.

  • "She is at her aunt's, over on West street," said Mr. Glidden.

    Phaeton Rogers

    Rossiter Johnson

  • At last Miss Glidden appeared at the door, and inquired what was going on.

    Phaeton Rogers

    Rossiter Johnson

  • I am a friend to Mr. Glidden, and I come here from his lawyer.