- James J.,1875–1953, U.S. boxer: world heavyweight champion 1899–1905.
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Now, the departure of 70-year-old Jeffries seems 10 years too late.Abercrombie & Ditch: The Fall of the House of Tween
December 10, 2014
Jeffries says Bratton has repeatedly expressed his belief that there is no compelling basis for the police department to change.The NYPD’s Racist War on Pot
June 26, 2014
Jeffries has a new talking point in his effort to paint Baraka as anti-economic development.
Jeffries touts his law enforcement background as assistant attorney general.
Whether Newark chooses the moderate and measured Jeffries or the fiery and flamboyant Baraka, there is cause for optimism.
"Yep, she's engaged to Jeffries," announced Griffin with great enjoyment.Miss Pat at School
At Sleepy Cat, Jeffries, wild with impatience, was on the telephone.
“Perhaps his salary had better be raised,” conceded Jeffries reflectively.
Jeffries resumed his mildest tone: “Tell him to come in a minute, John.”
“Some shooting,” commented Jeffries, rapidly signing letters.