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Childers

(Robert) Erskine. 1870--1922, Irish politician, executed by the Irish Free State for his IRA activities: author of the spy story The Riddle of the Sands (1903)
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Childers, stroking his face again, and repeating his look, 'it would be very fortunate and well-timed; very fortunate and well- timed.
Childers politely betook himself, with his equestrian walk, to the landing outside the door, and there stood stroking his face, and softly whistling.
Childers, gradually insinuated themselves and him into the room.
While these habits were under control, Piper argues, Childers was capable of great accomplishments--successful education at Cambridge, promising career as a Clerk at Westminster, gallant service in the Boer War, brilliant writing of both fiction and history.
Back in business:The Childers hostel where 15 young travellers including Natalie Morris and Sarah Williams died, has re-opened.
Childers said at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology.
Childers is currently enjoying the career retrospective "Icons and Legends: The Photography of Michael Childers" at the Palm Springs [Calif.
Jeanne Simpson, 2000 Award recipient and IWCA president in the early 1980s, presented the 2003 IWCA Muriel Harris Outstanding Service Award to Pam Childers.
Now a disillusioned lawyer, he is called upon to defend his old friend Colonel Terry Childers (Samuel L Jackson), who stands accused of opening fire on innocent civilians during a siege on the US embassy in Yemen.
My whole goal was for this to be exposed," said Cathy Childers, state executive director of Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
Robert Long was arrested five days after the June 23 fire in Childers, about 200 kilometers north of Brisbane, based on the testimony of survivors who claimed they saw him loitering in the hostel's lobby shortly before the blaze.
The people of Childers yesterday welcomed the decision by the British and Australian leaders to jointly pay for a memorial to the 15 travellers who died in last month's fire at a Queensland backpackers' hostel.