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Hancock

1. Anthony John, known as Tony. 1924--68, British comedian, noted for his radio series Hancock's Half Hour
2. John. 1737--93, American statesman; first signatory of the Declaration of Independence
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And, oh, it wasn't John Barleycorn's fault that he didn't get me that night of the Hancock Fire Brigade.
To be sure, they belonged to her neighbors, and there was no time to ask leave, but it was a national affair; our allies must be fed; and feeling sure that her patriotic friends would gladly lay their cows on the altar of their country, Madam Hancock covered herself with glory, by calmly issuing the command, 'Milk 'em
Every flat-car, box-car, coach, asthmatic switch engine, and even hand-car that mob of Spiggoties had shoved off the dock into sixty feet of water on top of the Governor Hancock.