Jack Mormon

Jack Mormon
A member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who believes in the premises of the faith but does not adhere to its standards — as in the consumption of alcohol, coffee, and tobacco.

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  • Jack McVea — (* 5. November 1914 in Los Angeles als John Vivian McVea; † 27. Dezember 2000 ebenda) war ein US amerikanischer Jazz Musiker (Baritonsaxophon, Tenorsaxophon und Klarinette) in den Bereichen Swing, Blues bzw. Rhythm and Blues Jack McVeas Vater war …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Jack H. Adamson — Jack Hale Adamson (1918 1975) was a literary scholar, biographer, teacher, and university administrator. The son of Scottish emigrants, Jack was born in 1918 in the small town of Carey, Idaho. Born and raised in the Mormon Church (known… …   Wikipedia

  • Jack Anderson — Jackson Northman Anderson (October 19, 1922 ndash; December 17, 2005) was an American newspaper columnist and is considered one of the fathers of modern investigative journalism. Anderson won the 1972 Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting for his …   Wikipedia

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