John Raleigh, 1865–1955, U.S. religious leader: Nobel Peace Prize 1946.
Lucretia Coffin, 1793–1880, U.S. social reformer: advocate of women's rights.
Sir Nev·ill Francis [nev-uhl], /ˈnɛv əl/, 1905–96, British physicist: developer of solid-state circuitry; Nobel Prize 1977.
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Mott says that most of the people on his trips come to watch the horses roam the island.Sable Island’s famous wild horses are at the heart of a conservation controversy | Moira Donovan / Hakai Magazine | August 1, 2022 | Popular-Science
This superintendent’s daughter, who’d also gone to the island, met Mott’s great-grandfather there in the early 20th century, and they moved to the mainland together.Sable Island’s famous wild horses are at the heart of a conservation controversy | Moira Donovan / Hakai Magazine | August 1, 2022 | Popular-Science
What does Sheryl Mott—your biker chick character in Homeland—have in common with them?Winona Ryder Dishes on ‘Homefront,’ ‘Beetlejuice 2,’ and Generation X | Andrew Romano | November 27, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
This supernatural drama, based on the Jason Mott novel The Returned, is eerie and enigmatic, as well as heartfelt and wondrous.Fall-Winter TV Preview: Snap Judgments of 2013–14’s New Shows | Jace Lacob, Kevin Fallon | July 16, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
She is the winner of six Front Page awards for her journalism and the Frank Luther Mott Kappa Tau Alpha Award for research.
It was nearly time for the change of watches, and when I returned to the deck I saw that Mott was already on the bridge.The Pirate of Panama | William MacLeod Raine
Leaving Mott at the wheel we adjourned to the deck saloon for a discussion of ways and means.The Pirate of Panama | William MacLeod Raine
Mott was reinforced by Kennedy's and Wheeler's batteries, and the hostile guns were soon silenced.Three Years in the Sixth Corps | George T. Stevens
Judge G. Mott, another special agent, who had been dispatched to examine Nesmiths superintendency, did the same.The Life of Isaac Ingalls Stevens, Volume II (of 2) | Hazard Stevens
Stacey found Mott in the county court-house, and a perfunctory examination soon put him in possession of a certificate.Other Main-Travelled Roads | Hamlin Garland