Ford, Edward

Ford, (Edward Charles) “Whitey”

(1926–  ) baseball pitcher; born in New York City. During his 16-year career with the New York Yankees (1950, 1953–67), the left-hander won 236 games and the Cy Young award in 1961. He had more appearances (22), pitched more innings (146), had more strikeouts (94) and won more games (10) than any pitcher in World Series history. He was elected to baseball's Hall of Fame in 1974.
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For his attempt at farming, see Alice Ford, Edward Hicks: His Life and Art (New York: Abbeville Press, 1985), 29.
Actor Ian Somerhalder joins Conservation International's environmental awareness campaign called "Nature Is Speaking" along with other celebrities like Penelope Cruz, Julia Roberts, Harrison Ford, Edward Norton, Robert Redford and Kevin Spacey.
John Wayne didn't often don a suit and tie, but he does so in this cheap but cheerful mystery.Duke plays a smalltown lawyer who makes the mistake of upsetting a corrupt politician while getting to the bottom of a friend's murder.Frances Dee, Wallace Ford, Edward Ellis, Ward Bond, Harold Huber, Alexander Granach and Barnett Parker are among the supporting cast.
Weekley, Edward Hicks: Painter of the Peaceable Kingdom (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1998); Alice Ford, Edward Hicks: His Life and Art (New York: Abbeville Press, 1985); Eleanore Price Mather, Edward Hicks: His Peaceable Kingdoms and Other Paintings, catalogue by Dorothy Canning Miller and Eleanore Price Mather (Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press; New York: Comwall Books; London: Associated University Presses, 1983).