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Swanson

[swon-suh n] /ˈswɒn sən/
noun
1.
Gloria (Gloria Josephine May Swenson) 1899–1983, U.S. film actress.
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  • Swanson listened at the door, and gently opened it and peered inside.

  • Swanson and the old rheumatic seaman Borden stood before him.

    The Pirate Shark Elliott Whitney
  • I 've got warrants here for the arrest of Winston and Swanson.

    Beth Norvell Randall Parrish
  • Captain Hollinger reached across the table, and gripped Swanson's hand.

    The Pirate Shark Elliott Whitney
  • Just then Swanson came running aft and reported that the martingale guy had carried away on the flying-jibboom.

    The Flying Bo'sun Arthur Mason

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