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Cody

(kō`dē), city (1990 pop. 7,897), seat of Park co., NW Wyo., on the Shoshone River in a sheep, cattle, and irrigated farm area; founded and inc. 1901 by William F. Cody (Buffalo BillBuffalo Bill,
1846–1917, American plainsman, scout, and showman, b. near Davenport, Iowa. His real name was William Frederick Cody. His family moved (1854) to Kansas, and after the death of his father (1857) he set out to earn the family living, working for supply trains
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). It is a tourist resort at the eastern entrance to Yellowstone National ParkYellowstone National Park,
2,219,791 acres (899,015 hectares), the world's first national park (est. 1872), NW Wyo., extending into Montana and Idaho. It lies mainly on a broad plateau in the Rocky Mts., on the Continental Divide, c.
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, with dude ranches and a frontier town flavor. Manufactures include concrete and gypsum and lumber products. Cody also is headquarters for the Shoshone National Forest. Of interest are the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, with museums on Buffalo Bill, the Plains Indians, firearms, the region's natural history, and Western art; and an annual rodeo. Nearby is Heart Mountain, the site during World War II of a relocation centerrelocation center,
in U.S. history, camp in which Japanese and Japanese-Americans were interned during World War II. Fearing a Japanese invasion, the military leaders, under authority of an executive order, defined (Mar.
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 for Japanese Americans; an interpretative learning center is now there. Shoshone Canyon and the Shoshone projectShoshone project,
NW Wyo., near the Mont. line and in the Shoshone River basin. Developed by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, it irrigates a large portion of land and has four divisions.
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 are also in the area.
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Okay," Cody said, giving her the small cowrie shell with dots of pink on its belly and also the bivalve shell as yellow as the sun, because it reminded him of her brilliant smile.
But Cody was the first dog that she got as an adult, all on her own.
Mr Page said the next offence took place when Cody walked into the Costa with another male and tried to distract a member of staff.
By the following day, you, Stephen Cody, knew David Kingsbury was dead and your involvement on that day and the following day was in the knowledge Dean Cody had killed David Kingsbury and was likely to be arrested on suspicion of murder.
Southern rap spilled out of car speakers and Cody played beer pong on the expansive back porch.
So what did it mean to Cody to score his career high against his brother's team?
Cody received a Bachelor of Science degree from the State University of New York at Binghamton.
This book thus provides access to an unprecedented amount of primary sources related to Cody in one volume.
Walters has focused his story on the psychological damage that this abusive relationship causes Cody and keeps the details of the sexual abuse to a minimum.
The 11th Annual Shooting Industry Masters will be held at the Cody Shooting Complex in Cody, Wyo.