Newton shot the photos in monte Carlo—where he lived—and the Tuscan countryside.
Nadal spends April and May sliding his way to victories at monte Carlo, Barcelona, and Rome on clay.
Oklahoma-born Tallchief rose to fame in the 1940s, when, at 17 she joined the Ballet Russe de monte Carlo.
gambling card game, 1824, from Spanish monte "mountain," from Latin montem (nominative mons), see mount (n.). So called from the heap of cards left after dealing. A favorite in California during the gold rush years. The three-card form (first attested 1877) is of Mexican origin.