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Cotton

To cotton to a person. To cling to one or take a fancy to a person. To stick to a person as cotton sticks to our clothes. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Cot…

Jerry Mathers

Jerry Mathers played clean-cut kid Theodore "Beaver" Cleaver in the TV series Leave It To Beaver from 1957 through 1963. The show's successful first run led to extensive reruns, where the show and 't…

Cotton Mary

Director:Ismail MerchantWriter:Alexandra VietsMerchant Ivory Productions; NR; 125 minutesRelease:3/00Cast:Madhur Jaffrey, Greta Scacchi, John MacIntosh The Merchant Ivory production house has…

Cotton Lord

A great cotton lord. A rich Manchester cotton manufacturer, a real lord in wealth, style of living, equipage, and tenantry. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894C…

King Cotton

Cotton, the staple of the Southern States of America, and the chief article of manufacture in England. The expression was first used by James H. Hammond in the Senate of the United States, …

Bobby Cotton

Bobby CottonAge: 21 harness racer who had 67 career victories and earned $216,739 in his brief career; died from head and neck injuries sustained in an automobile accidentDied: Camden, N.J., …

Gun Cotton

A highly explosive compound, prepared by saturating cotton with nitric and sulphuric acids. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Gun MoneyGun A B C D E F G …

Cotton Bowl

(at Dallas) 1937 Texas Christian 16, Marquette 6 1938 Rice 28, Colorado 14 …

Norris H. COTTON

Senate Years of Service: 1954-1974; 1975-1975Party: Republican; RepublicanCOTTON, Norris H., a Representative and a Senator from New Hampshire; born on a farm in Warren, Grafton County, N.H., M…

Thomas Cotton CHITTENDEN

CHITTENDEN, Thomas Cotton, a Representative from New York; born in Stockbridge, Berkshire County, Mass., on August 30, 1788; moved to Adams, Jefferson County, N.Y.; studied law; was admitted to…