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- n. a security guard at a bank
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After the Crash of '29, Russell Carr ran off to Wyoming to work as a sheep herder and spend the winters as a bank guard.
I mean, look how often you'll be in front of a bank, you'll see it being robbed, you'll see a pregnant woman trip the robber, then the bank guard will deliver the baby, the pregnant woman's estranged husband just happens to walk by and is so touched by the sight of the innocent baby that he's thrilled that they are a family again, and all you're thinking is, "I can't believe I wasn't able to record this on my phone."