Expressmen
Expressman Ex*press"man (-man), n.; pl. {Expressmen} (-men). A person employed in the express business; also, the driver of a job wagon. --W. D. Howells. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • expressmen — ex press·man || mæn n. person that picks up and delivers packages …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Henry Wells — (December 12 1805 ndash; December 10 1878) was an American businessman important in the history of both the American Express Company and Wells Fargo Company. Early LifeHe was born in 1805 in Thetford, Vermont, the son of Shepley Wells, a… …   Wikipedia

  • History of Wells Fargo — This article outlines the History of Wells Fargo Company from its origins to its merger with Norwest and beyond. The new company chose to retain the name of Wells Fargo and so this article also includes the history after the merger. : For a… …   Wikipedia

  • Expressman — Ex*press man ( man), n.; pl. {Expressmen} ( men). A person employed in the express business; also, the driver of a job wagon. W. D. Howells. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pony Express — This article is about the fast mail service of 1860 1861. For other meanings of Pony Express , see Pony Express (disambiguation). Pony Express Advertisement …   Wikipedia

  • Train robbery — is a type of robbery, in which the goal is to steal money or other valuables being carried aboard trains. They were more common in the past than today, and often occurred in the American Old West. Trains carrying payroll shipments were a major… …   Wikipedia

  • Expressman — An expressman refers to anyone who has the duty of packing, managing, and ensuring the delivery of any cargo.During the 19th century, expressman usually referred to someone was to ensure the safe delivery of a train s gold or currency in the… …   Wikipedia

  • Maria Louisa Bustill — Born November 8, 1853(1853 11 08) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Died January 20, 1904( …   Wikipedia

  • Structure (disambiguation) — The structure of a thing is how the parts of it relate to each other, how it is put together .Structure may also refer to:* architectural structure, a man made structure used or intended for supporting or sheltering any use or continuous… …   Wikipedia

  • Ben Holladay — Infobox Person name= Ben Holladay image size= 130px caption= birth date= birth date|1819|10|14|mf=y birth place= Kentucky dead=dead death date= death date and age|1887|7|8|1819|10|14|mf=y death place= occupation= Transportation spouse= Benjamin… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”