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Goudy

[gou-dee] /ˈgaʊ di/
noun
1.
Frederic William, 1865–1947, U.S. designer of printing types.
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  • But Mr. Goudy is not the only allottee to suffer by this "past-all-understanding" methods of the Indian Service.

    The Discards Lucullus Virgil McWhorter
  • Mr. Goudy built his own lateral more than a quarter of a century ago.

    The Discards Lucullus Virgil McWhorter
  • For this right of way, Goudy received not one dollar for either ground or damages sustained.

    The Discards Lucullus Virgil McWhorter
  • Mr. Goudy: Did you ever try capsicum, sprinkling that on the heads?

  • Goudy rallied to defend his home, and so did the mail carrier who slept near the door.

    History of Linn County Iowa Luther A. Brewer
  • Old Mr. Goudy replied that he had but little money, only $40.00, and that they could find that in his vest pocket.

    History of Linn County Iowa Luther A. Brewer
  • There were bins of type, Cheltenham, Goudy, Century—more varieties than she had ever seen before.

    The Secret Pact Mildred A. Wirt
  • Goudy had this north forty under cultivation, now returned to desert sage and weeds.

    The Discards Lucullus Virgil McWhorter
  • Mr. Goudy: The cabbage butterfly, does that come from the same maggot?

  • The danger point had been reached and the "ditch tenders" were afterwards conspicuous by their absence on the Goudy lateral.

    The Discards Lucullus Virgil McWhorter
Word Origin and History for Goudy

typeface family, 1917, from name of U.S. typographer Frederic W. Goudy (1865-1947).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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