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2012-03-26 23:00:13

Amazing woman spends her winters in city 80 miles north of Las Vegas while playing penny slots and attracting attention with her enthusiasm. Mesquite, NV (PRWEB) March 26, 2012 By Mike Henle With all its customers, there is little doubt that Annie Mancuso is among the favorites at the Virgin River Hotel Casino. The energetic former resident of Flushing Long Island, N.Y., spent her 108th birthday with her family and friends at the Virgin River Feb. 18 before playing her favorite penny slot...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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