Her feast was recorded in the Acta Sanctorum May With the death of her husband, she finally removed to Scotland to reside near her children She finally moved into a nursing home, Annfield House, Stirling , after a fall. She held the distinction of being the oldest person in Scotland June, — Dec, and the oldest person in the United Kingdom April, — Dec, Her many plays included the historical drama Stanislaw i Bogomil Stanislaw and Bogomil , and she also produced a series of critical essays concerning the Polish born author Joseph Conrad, Szkice o Conradzie Sketches of Conrad Maria Dabrowska died May 19, aged seventy-five, in Warsaw. Dache, Lilly — — American milliner Lilly Dache was born at Beigles in France, and was apprenticed as a young girl to a milliner in Bordeaux. Dache settled in Atlantic City with relatives before moving to New York where she worked as a saleswoman in a laege department store.
Think about these once in a while and watch your answers change. The eyes are not responsible when the mind does the seeing. Buckminster Fuller The greatest harm can result from the best intentions. Roosevelt The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
But that helped all of us children become productive adults.
Websites History of Compact Cassette: The Compact Cassette is a plastic case containing a spool of 3. The tape is run at a rate of 4. A tape head in the tape player or deck, in contact with an exposed portion of the tape, interprets an analog signal from the tape’s magnetic surface. The paper describes a machine with an electromagnet and a string covered with iron filings. In he patented the telegraphone, the first successful magnetic recording device USF patent , When Poulsen’s patent expired in , Germany led efforts to improved magnetic recording.
Between and series of machines using wire and steel tape were developed Germany, UK and Japan. Magnetic recording on tape Fritz Pfleumer is granted a patent for applying magnetic powder to film or paper strips.
Overall, it’s an original idea credited by Irving Berlin himself with an added touch of Technicolor and larger scale dance routines. In common tradition to many s movies, most commonly found in the “film noir” genre, BLUE SKIES is told in flashback, starting in modern day setting at a radio station, Broadcast Network of America in New York City’s Rockefeller Center, where Jed Potter Fred Astaire , a former dancer now a radio personality, relates his life story and career to his listeners, a story with a beginning but without a finish.
He invites her to accompany him for dinner at a night club owned by Johnny Aams Bing Crosby , his Army buddy. Almost immediately, Mary is attracted to Johnny, but in spite of Jed’s warning that Johnny is not the marrying kind, she cannot resist him. All goes well until Mary finds that Jed is right in his assumption of Johnny being selfish and unstable, buying and selling nightclubs oneof them called “Top Hat” at a moment’s notice, and unable to settle down at in one place they could call home.
After their divorce, Mary becomes engaged to Jed.
It will be used until the late s and is on the direct path to the first popular consumer tape format.
After a 20 year struggle East Timor gains independence from the Philippines. Mary Kay Letourneau The ex-teacher and convicted pedophile Mary Kay Letourneau, 43, marries her former victim and the father of two of her children, Vili Fualaau, An Ebola virus outbreak in the village of Etoumbi in the Democratic Republic of Congo killed nine people forcing the government to quarantine the town.
The are had been prone to Ebola outbreaks, having at least three in recent history. The outbreak occurred after hunters came back with a dead chimpanzee to eat and the infections broke out soon after that. The World Health Organization promised to deliver food into the village and hoped that the infection would not spread any further. The American actor who had provided the voice of Mickey Mouse died at the age of sixty-two of complications from diabetes.
Wayne Allwine became the voice of Mickey Mouse in and was married to the actress who voiced Minnie Mouse. The theft was believed to be the biggest since a theft of several masterpieces in at the Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston.
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The are had been prone to Ebola outbreaks, having at least three in recent history.
Comment required September 21, Hearst, though, got his own revenge several years later. Raymond Chandler was fired from his job as an oil industry executive at 44 due to his overenthusiastic alcohol consumption. From there, he became a top-notch fiction writer, which led to a contract with Paramount. Chandler in Getty Images But Chandler never lost his love for drink. It was later revealed that the whole thing had been a ruse to fool Houseman. Stars [tore] phones from walls.
Getty Images Bailey describes horror star Bela Lugosi as, toward the end of his life, a morphine addict and a terrible drunk. During one of their films together, director Ed Wood went to bring him his requested scotch and found him hiding behind a curtain. Lugosi put the gun down and drank himself to sleep. His wife, Elizabeth Taylor, would have begun drinking at 10 a. Burton was so in need of constant booze, he forced the production to build a bar at both the top and the bottom of a staircase he needed to climb to get to the set.
That second or two while the presenter opens the envelope before announcing the lucky winner is the definition of breathless anticipation. And we know what happens after that. But what happens after that?
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They finished the engagement on February 17th and showed up at RCA Victor the following morning for a solidly commercial and artistically successful recording session. For their next date in April, the band would be raised to the full-price, cent RCA Victor parent label. It made good sense, both promotion-wise and money-wise. When Miller signed with Victor in , he was placed on Bluebird for several reasons. First, with the Depression still lingering, the lower Bluebird price would likely be more attractive to buyers.
Clarinetist Artie Shaw found himself in much the same position on Bluebird, so as not to compete with rival Benny Goodman on Victor.
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Perhaps not until last weekend when the year-old, from Cardiff, made history by leading Great Britain and Ireland to their first Curtis Cup win over America since And in doing so Matthews wove her name into the fabric of the game ensuring for the first time the big four — Ryder Cup, Solheim Cup, Walker Cup and Curtis Cup — reside this side of the Atlantic. I had joked to the team about all the pressure they were under, given that it would mean holding all four of the main team trophies.
And every girl to a person had this huge desire to win. They craved being a member of a winning Curtis Cup team.
Dacre, Charlotte — c — British poet and novelist Charlotte Dacre co-wrote with her sister Sophia, a volume of poems entitled Trifles of Helicon
But who did they buy their fishing tackle from? A fixture among the Hollywood elite anglers and hunters for decades, it was truly the Tackle Shop to the Stars. Founded by transplanted Chicagoan Alexander H. Alex Kerr was certainly a sport himself, best noted for his shooting skills. In , he won his first World Championship, then spent the war years as a Navy gunnery instructor.
In he won the Sports Afield trophy for All-Gauge skeet shooting champion. A year later he became one of the founders of the National Skeet Shooting Association. He was a time world champion in this sport. Although the shop was perhaps best known for its custom gunsmithing department, where the rich and famous could have their high-end double barrel shotguns tailored to their needs or purchase Remington-special Kerr Skeet Guns, it did also sell a lot of good fishing tackle, too.
Studio executive and film director William R. He referred to Kerr often in his own autobiography Shooting Straight. Kerr was referenced in hundreds of newspaper articles, often accompanied by press photos such as this one.
No images or content on this page may be used without permission. Those hardships can be likened to the claustrophobic layers of concrete that gradually seek to nullify all viable options available to an individual under such weight. But as Russian historian and novelist, Alexander Solzhenitsyn once remarked, “If the whole world were covered in concrete, a single blade of grass would sooner or later break through.
Hey, Jim I look at Bing as a romantic figure too!
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Such convenience, of course, means some sacrifice in quality. The pudding is a bit too coarse-grained to meet the standards of really fine cookery. But the flavor is pleasing, especially in the caramel and chocolate puddings. Topped with whipped cream, the dessert is exceedingly appetizing. And the preparation is easy.