Phillips, William

Phillips, William

(1878–1968) diplomat; born in Beverly, Mass. His long diplomatic career (1905–49) included assignments with both the Foreign Service and the State Department. He was ambassador to Italy (1936–40) and wartime ambassador to India (1942–44) (where he was not allowed to meet with Gandhi). He was a pivotal member of the Anglo-American Committee on Palestine (1946) and he wrote his memoirs, Ventures in Diplomacy (1952).
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I'd like to thank the members of the Search Committee: Kristina Mascher-Turner, Joseph Ognibene, Dan Phillips, William Ver Meulen, and Jeffrey Snedeker.
NEW YORK--Michael Capra, Christopher Collins, Tammy Daniels, Georgina Farinelli, Kathleen Ford, Clint Green, Marsha Griffith, Daniel Jarvis, Elizabeth Magistro, Daniel Martuscello, Carol Moores, David Mosier, Gerald Palen, Karen Phillips, William Ponder, Patricia Schmelzle, Wendy Sirvent, Alicia Smith-Roberts, Joseph Wuest
Fehily, Sam Twiston-Davies, Richard Johnson and retired ex-champion John Francome will face Phillips, William Fox-Pitt, Laura Collett and Mark Todd.
Phillips, William D., Jr, Slavery in Medieval and Early Modern Iberia (Middle Ages), Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014;cloth, pp.
Ultimately, Cook, Phillips, William Fox-Pitt (Lionheart), Mary King (Imperial Cavalier, above) and Nicola Wilson (Opposition Buzz) collected Britain's fifth Olympic team silver in 28 years.
* DELIGHTED: Great Britain''s eventing team of (from left) Nicola Wilson, Zara Phillips, William Fox-Pitt, Mary King and Kristina Cook show off thei silver medals after losing out to Germany at Greenwich Park
Ultimately, Tina Cook, Phillips, William Fox-Pitt (Lionheart), Mary King (Imperial Cavalier) and Northallerton's Nicola Wilson (Opposition Buzz) collected Britain's fifth Olympic team silver in 28 years.
GLOBE-TROTTER John has moved from New Zealand to Canada CELEBRATION Britain's equestrian silver medallists are, from left, Nicola Wilson, Zara Phillips, William Fox-Pitt, Mary King and Kristina Cook
Eventers (from left) Nicola Wilson, Zara Phillips, William Fox-Pitt, Mary King and Kristina Cook celebrate winning silver
Third (A Grade) - Daniel Valerio, Rebecca Fisher, Charlotte Regan, Darrell Mountain, Suzanne Ward, Alex Binns, Isobel Dewar-Fowler, Jonathon Prince, James Lockwood, James Matthews, Thomas Mahoney, David Phillips, William Thackray, Lee Ainley, MiaGreen, Luke Day, Daniel Cross, Christopher Prince, Richard Swystun, Amy De Vlugt, Conal Spencer, Alex Durkin, Keely Robinson, Kirsty Bincz.
Stuart, the court heard, had told police that, seconds before hitting PC Phillips, Williams had told him: "Watch this."
Subs not used: Price, Campana, Phillips, Williams. NEWCASTLE: Krul 6, Debuchy 6, Coloccini 7, Williamson 6, Santon 6, Sissoko 8, Anita 6, Cabaye 7 (Ben Arfa 79, 6), Tiote 6, Gouffran 6, Remy 6 (Ameobi 75, 6).