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In the same year the town of Staunton, in Augusta County, was laid off, and it was incorporated in the following year.History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia|Charles Campbell
Staunton, still guiding the canoe, raised Juanetta, and placed her back in the stern-sheets—she scarcely breathed.The Cruise of the Frolic|W.H.G. Kingston
The intention, of course, was to justify Mr. Staunton in taking the course he has adopted, but it does not do so.The Exploits and Triumphs, in Europe, of Paul Morphy, the Chess Champion|Frederick Milnes Edge
Mr. Staunton proposes 'fore achievement'; but no change need be made.
I have a ten-acre tract about twelve miles straight south of Staunton, Va.