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within ames ace

Approaching; within very close proximity (to something). Primarily heard in UK. Madam, we are within ames ace of the town.
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(114.) Brief for ACLU as Amici Curiae Supporting Appellant's Petition for Rehearing en Banc at 7-8, Ames, 760 F.3d 763 (No.
Vic La-ey, defending Ames, told the court the attack happened because Mr Miah was accused of being involved in an incident where an underage girl had been given drugs at a hotel.
During the early 1860s, the Ames brothers bought a plow and cultivator manufacturer in Worcester, Massachusetts, called Nourse, Mason & Co.
"The writing is disjointed: The narrative loses some steam after Salameh's death, and much more as the book meanders on after Ames's death....
Ames' spying also benefited from the fact he was so very American.
The CIA comes off better in its willingness to keep Ames right where he wanted to be--in the middle of the action in the Mideast.
Ames Jones and Wentworth could not be immediately contacted Monday morning; the switch was first reported on the blog of Robert Miller, a Houston lobbyist and lawyer who writes regularly about state politics.
Ames Department Stores ("Ames") had operated more than 400 retail stores throughout the northeastern United States.
Ames ended his 2009 campaign by winning the Children's Miracle Network Classic at Lake Buena Vista, and although he failed to build on that success last year the veteran banked a decent cheque by finishing sixth in the Transitions Championship.
Ames has extensive experience in the railcar quality field.
Stephens Media Iowa LLC, a subsidiary of Stephens Media LLC, has acquired the Ames Tribune of Ames, Iowa, from Midlands Newspapers Inc., a subsidiary of the Omaha World-Herald Co.
Giles's portrayal of Ames's gradual loss of faith in her parents and friends is intensely realistic.
Harley and Mayme Ames of Springfield celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary Sept.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-22 July 2010-S&P puts Ames True Temper on "positive" watch on buyout(C)1994-2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com