President Ford


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n President Ford 38th President of the United States; appointed vice president and succeeded Nixon when Nixon resigned (1913-)
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In literature:

The Governor from Georgia defeated Gerald Ford, who had become President on August 9, 1974, upon the resignation of President Nixon.
"United States Presidents' Inaugural Speeches" by Various
Vice-President Ford is in Copah, and the new superintendent is with him.
"The Taming of Red Butte Western" by Francis Lynde
Ford had been born in Illinois; and so, something better than a third of a century earlier, had the president.
"Empire Builders" by Francis Lynde
In the midst of the general rejoicing, President Lincoln was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth at Ford's Theatre, April 14.
"Comic History of the United States" by Bill Nye
On April 14, 1865, when attending a performance at Ford's Theater in Washington, President Lincoln was murdered.
"A Treasury of Heroes and Heroines" by Clayton Edwards
Mrs. Ford was elected president.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various
Even the President named one to-day, Mrs. Ford, who, of course, will be appointed.
"A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital" by John Beauchamp Jones
Next day we tramped to the comfortable camp of the president of the club, Mr. Glen Ford McKinney.
"A Book-Lover's Holidays in the Open" by Theodore Roosevelt
J. Wilkes Ford, President, Chicago, Ill. Samuel D. Warren, First Vice President, St. Louis, Mo.
"30,000 Locked Out." by James C. Beeks
In some way Steve has found out that I stand in pretty well with President Ford and the Pacific Southwestern people.
"The City of Numbered Days" by Francis Lynde

In news:

On behalf of all Americans, Laura and I extend to Mrs Ford and all President Ford 's family our prayers and our condolences.
Excerpts From Bob Woodward's Interview With President Ford .
Former President Ford Dies at Age 93.
Mayor's Trophy: Ex-presidents featuring a 1963 Ford convertible driven by Floyd Megee Jr.
WASHINGTON — Earl Lauer Butz, the outspoken US secretary of agriculture who served under presidents Nixon and Ford, died Feb 2, 2008, in his native state of Indiana.
She was a national leader of the Republican Party and Cabinet-level adviser to Presidents Nixon and Ford.
"The weather and the fact that it was well advertised helped a lot," CWSA president Larrie Ford said.
What if President Lincoln hadn't been killed at Ford's Theatre.
She was the wife of America's 38th president, but Betty Ford was so much more than a face in the White House, she was a crusader for a cause.
Enlarge Betty and Gerry Ford on the campaign trail for the presidency in 1976.
Ford Motor Company President Alan Mulally makes remarks during a news conference after the annual meeting of shareholders in Wilmington, Del.
It's about laying the foundation for more accountability in 2013, a season in which Schwartz, general manager Martin Mayhew and team president Tom Lewand should have an ultimatum from the Fords -- the playoffs or the unemployment line.
"The all-new Transit is a game changer," said Joe Hinrichs, Ford 's president of The Americas.
Gerald Ford 's golf clubs sold for about $26,000 at an auction Tuesday of items donated by the late president's family to raise money for a new student learning center at his presidential museum in Grand Rapids.
President Ford 's golf clubs, other items auctioned.