gable gable  /ˈɡeɪ bəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roof
  2. (n) United States film actor (1901-1960)

News

  1. Gable Museum Golf features greats like Johnny Orr

    The annual Dan Gable Museum fundraiser featured many former greats from the sports of wrestling, baseball, football and basketball including former Cyclone coaching legend Johnny Orr. 
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KWWL Iowa

  2. Hints from Heloise: It cost a bundle to replace deposit-box key

    Dear Heloise I decided to clean out my safety-deposit box, and when I went to get the key, I couldn't find it. It's been a few years since I had been to my safety-deposit box. It cost me 150 to have the box rekeyed. The sad part is, there really wasn't anything important in the box -- Gable in New York City
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Erie Times-News

  3. How I Love Sagamore Hill

    The final 2013 lecture in the John A. Gable series was somewhat different from past lectures. The May 16 lecture showcased Xiomaro’s (pronounced SEE-oh-MAH-ro) wonderful and inspiring “How I love Sagamore Hill” photo collection. Commissioned by Sagamore Hill National Historic Site, and displayed in collaboration with the Oyster Bay Historical Society at the Koenig Center, “How I love Sagamore ...
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Oyster Bay Enterprise-Pilot

Quotes

  1. "My dad was dashing," Riley said. "I saw pictures of my father, he and mom when they got married in the '30s and how he dressed. One thing he always did was he had these wonderful Clark Gable-type suits on and bright red ties and starched...
    on Sep 4, 2008 By: Pat Riley Source: USA Today

  2. "Clark Gable arrived late, and it was an entrance to remember," Granger writes. "He stopped for a moment at the top of the stairs that led down into the garden. He was alone, tanned, and wearing a white suit. He radiated charisma. He really...
    on Apr 12, 2007 By: Farley Granger Source: Toronto Star

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