It would allow my future wife, who was from Iowa, to view a part of the country she'd never seen.
Between times we made plans for a trip to Iowa where I'd meet my in-laws for the first time and we'd firm up plans for our October wedding, to be held on Betsy's home turf.
Schedules were exchanged until a free weekend opened up, after our obligatory trip to Iowa and Betsy's parents.
We would marry in Iowa and honeymoon on a seven day Caribbean cruise.
Her body was found on the Iowa bank of the Mississippi ten days later.
He cleverly tracked down Brenda, tortured her and left her body on an Iowa roadside.
Betsy lined up two likely abductions and she was anxious to get started, Quinn had already performed his part, setting his apparatus appropriately for a rural Iowa location where a twelve year old boy had gone missing.
Earlier he'd signed up to take his July vacation in Iowa, biking the 400 miles across that state on a seven-day bike tour known as "RAGBRAI," named for the sponsoring Des Moines Register newspaper.
I hope they make you a stable boy in a pig farm in Iowa and you spend the rest of your life knee-deep in what pigs do best.
He began perusing a fat envelope of Midwest travel information secured for his July Iowa bike tour.
Crouched astride a bike was a great place to think and he surely needed training with his July week in Iowa getting closer all the time.
No. It's a tour, like the one I'm signed up for in Iowa, only this one is in the Colorado mountains.
Iowa is a fun tour while 'Ride the Rockies' takes some serious training.
Dean had purchased a small tent and sleeping bag for the Iowa trip, both items light enough to be hauled on his bike.
But the June mountains of Colorado required more and different clothing than the July lowlands of Iowa, and he would have to pack carefully.
During the four years that followed he was collector of internal revenue for Iowa, leaving that post in 1869 to become secretary of war.
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CEDAR RAPIDS, a city of Linn county, Iowa, U.S.A., on the Cedar river, in the east central part of the state.
The name of the city was suggested from the rapids in the river, which afford abundant water power and have enabled the city to take first rank in Iowa (1905) as a manufacturing centre.
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A few rivers in the south drain into the Mississippi through Iowa, while a smaller area in the extreme north is drained through the Lake of the Woods and Rainy Lake into Hudson Bay.
On the erection of Wisconsin Territory in 1836 the whole of Minnesota, which then extended westward to the Missouri river, was incorporated with it, but on the erection of Iowa Territory in 1838 Minnesota was divided and the part west of the Mississippi became a part of Iowa Territory.
Foot, " The Sioux Indian War," in Iowa Historical' Record, vols.
In 1878 he went to Des Moines and ten years later was a member of the Iowa House of Representatives.
He was elected governor of Iowa in 1902 and reelected for two succeeding terms. He filled the unexpired term of Senator Allison in 1908, and was reelected to the U.S. Senate in 1909 and 1915.
CEDAR FALLS, a city of Black Hawk county, Iowa, U.S.A., on the Cedar river, about roo m.
He was principal of the College for the Blind at Vinton after the war, and until his death was connected with the Iowa College of Agriculture at Ames, being military instructor and cashier in 1870-1882, acting president in 1876-1877, librarian in 1877-1878, vicepresident and professor of military tactics in 1880-1882, and treasurer in 1884-1887.
This was a guy from a small town in Iowa who failed his 1933 entrance exam to the University of Minnesota.
One guy from Iowa came along with some garbage bags and saved a billion lives.