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They include signed photographs of Eisenhower and Field Marshal Montgomery, as well as paintings and a red leather despatch box.Churchill’s Secret Treasures for Sale: A British PM’s Life on the Auction Block|Tom Teodorczuk|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The president of the Montgomery NAACP, Pullman porter E. D. Nixon, saw an opportunity.
Actually, Rosa Parks refused to move, and kept her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama bus.
Montgomery gets his star turn when his facial recognition and code-breaking “technology” caught the eye of the CIA.Speed Read: James Risen Indicts The War On Terror’s Costly Follies|William O’Connor|October 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ernst won her race for Montgomery County auditor, a deceptively powerful position in local Hawkeye State politics, in 2005.In 2005, ‘Iowa Nice’ Ernst Helped to Oust Veterans From Local Board After They Opposed Her Candidacy|Ben Jacobs|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had the girl in Montgomery, and she was rapidly winning her way to the innermost recesses of Chase's heart.The Expressman and the Detective|Allan Pinkerton
Montgomery fired and missed, bowed his head, threw up his arm, and turned to run.
It treated Montgomery with a strange tenderness and devotion.
If Miss Montgomery say she comin here to take more pictures, tell her I ain' gwine take no more.Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves|Work Projects Administration
While in Montgomery it did not seem necessary to hang about the telegraph offices to obtain information.The Boy Spy|Joseph Kerby
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Word Origin and History for montgomery
created and named as a U.S. territory 1817 by a division of Mississippi Territory; ultimately named for one of the native peoples who lived there, who speak Muskogean. Their name probably is from a Choctaw term meaning "plant-cutters."
Culture definitions for montgomery
State in the southeastern United States bordered by Tennessee to the north, Georgia to the east, Florida and the Gulf of Mexico to the south, and Mississippi to the west. Its capital is Montgomery, and its largest city is Birmingham.