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Mounties:

see Royal Canadian Mounted PoliceRoyal Canadian Mounted Police,
constabulary organized (1873) as the Northwest Mounted Police to bring law and order to the Canadian west. In 1920 the name was changed to the present title.
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Some use invented conversations but the books are said to be "fictionalized as little as possible." (Mounties, p.238) They make good reading and appear to be based upon good secondary research.
Mountie Fred Walker - who is stationed in HEART'S DELIGHT, Newfoundland, is a dyed-in-the-wool Hearts supporter.
The Mounties (7-3, 3-1 CCC) shot 60 percent in the second half to pull away.
And the Mounties have been trying to nail Blackledge since he got involved in a plot to supply $10million of cocaine to Hell's Angels in the Canadian city of Montreal.
The company has both freelance IT contractors and its own employees known as Mounties. The company has focused on growing Mountie numbers and revenue, while keeping freelancers "ancillary to the group".
Everything only got more difficult for Elizabeth after the Mounties give her Jack's horse, Sergeant, and when Abigail gives her a letter from Jack that he gave her should anything happen to him.
And so the Mounties put in an order for 5,000 new muskrat hats.
Chelsey Nichol broke the scoreless tie for the Mounties (9-3-2, 8-1-1 CCC) in the 60th minute and Taylor Boyer capped the scoring with a goal with just under three minutes remaining.
The force's lawless treatment of its female employees begins in 1974, the year the first 34 female Mounties, known as Troop 17, were hired.
Vin Lloyd and his Mounties were a nine piece band and they have the distinction of being the very first pop band to come out of Coventry.
In the 19th century, he wrote, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police " the Mounties " got to the Canadian Western frontier"before the settlers and spared them from having to cultivate a violent code of honour."