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An Exception to the Rule Hoving took control of a somewhat stodgy Tiffany's in 1955 and, with his fine eye for quality, gave the store its special stamp.

Some experts attribute this stodgy WABC sound to its staff of longtime (and older) studio engineers.

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Barthomley stockade, and while on Mow Cop he has visions of the folly tower.

Nickerson (1967), pp. 154-155 Assisted by favorable winds, he was within three miles (4.8 km) of Skenesboro by the end of July 6, where the Americans, who arrived only two hours earlier, had a small stockade fort.

On their way towards the village they free a young, barefoot gypsy girl named Carla (Caroline Munro) from a stockade.

The Eureka Stockade in 1854 arose as a result of Government and police abuses against gold miners.

Battle of Cotonou On March 4, a Dahomey army of several thousand charged the log stockade around Cotonou at approximately 5 in the morning.

When General William Tecumseh Sherman began his march through Georgia, Florena and many other prisoners were transferred to the Confederate prison at Florence, South Carolina, a stockade built by local slaves.

Two sections of the stockade wall have been reconstructed, the north gate and the northeast corner.

Moloney (1893), p. 186. The killing of Msiri At Munema Bodson and Bonchamps found a large guarded stockade surrounding a hundred huts and a maze of narrow alleys, with Msiri somewhere inside.

This black man could be one of the men from the Stockade Case or another man that was rumored to be hung on the back porch of the house.

During the Battle of Apple River Fort the Sauk besieged the small stockade for much of the day.

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