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Martha, or “Patsey” Womack,, was perhaps the eldest child of Brittain Womack. Her husband-, Joshua Elkins, was a Rev. War soldier, and after his death she applied for a pension. National Archives, Washington 25, D. Joshua Elkins, Martha – N. Her age in she gave as 86 she was thus born around Editor.

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August At Attacking during daylight meant that Poles were shot by German machine gun fire. Although many partisan groups were waiting throughout the city, the movement of thousands of young men and women was hard to hide. However, they did not realize the Poles could do such a large attack.

If you are not happy with Halifax Water’s response, you may make an appeal to the Dispute Resolution Officer (DRO). The Dispute Resolution Officer is an independant officer (not an employee of Halifax Water or the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board) who manages regulation based on customer issues.

However, much has happened since it went up, including the Blogger outage. Scroll down for a report on that. More new posts will be added below this one. The essay below is the conclusion of the ninth part in a series by Takuan Seiyo. See the list at the bottom of this post for links to the previous installments. Their main endeavor has been to enforce their compulsory e. K and discretionary e. Nor the evils of the worldwide Islamic Inquisition which — not in the 16th century but now, in the 21st, condemns Muslim apostates to barbaric execution.

Instead, aggressive White androphobes of all genders which I can no longer count are decimating the philogynous and egalitarian West. Equality psychos are tearing down the most egalitarian society that ever existed except for initial communist experiments, before they turned bloody.

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Belgium Belgium There is some question whether or not Arthur Hutson was on the ship when it was torpedoed. Maritime Insurance files show he was a casualty and war risk insurance was paid to his wife. A crew list made up and sent to the home office shows he was not aboard when the ship left St. Thomas when the torpedo hit. The lights went out and we were thrown around the room.

Water main renewal will require full closure of Grafton Street and Blowers Street intersection from Tues. Oct. 16, 10PM – Wed. Oct. 17, 10AM. There will be local traffic only on Market/Argyle/Grafton and Blowers Streets from Tues. Oct. 16, 9AM – Wed. Oct. 17, 5PM.

Mallard pseudo-penis [ dubious — discuss ] Most male birds e. Among bird species with a penis are paleognathes tinamous and ratites [3] and Anatidae ducks, geese and swans. While most male birds have no external genitalia, male waterfowl Anatidae have a phallus. Most birds mate with the males balancing on top of the females and touching cloacas in a “cloacal kiss”; this makes forceful insemination very difficult.

The phallus that male waterfowl have evolved everts out of their bodies in a clockwise coil and aids in inseminating females without their cooperation. These structures make it harder for males to achieve intromission. The clockwise coils are significant because the male phallus everts out of their body in a counter-clockwise spiral; therefore, a clockwise vaginal structure would impede forceful copulation.

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Winnipeg rises to a challenge Thelma, who never misses the suppertime news, tried to strike fear into the hearts of her nieces, Tina and Sarah Fontaine. In the end, even she was unable to protect Tina. Police divers discovered her by accident: The year-old mother of seven had been beaten and stabbed. Thelma, an eloquent mother of three, and her husband, Joseph, had been caring for Tina and Sarah since they were three and four, when their father, Eugene, was diagnosed with lymphoma.

Their mother had left the girls as babies. Eugene had been raising the girls on his own in Winnipeg, where he worked at a tire plant. He knew the girls would be better off with Thelma, his aunt, who had helped raise him. In a handwritten note dated Nov. Math was her favourite subject. Her boyfriend was deaf; the pair communicated by texting. Eugene was a constant presence. He never missed Christmas or a birthday.

But he never had the chance to bring them back home to Winnipeg.

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Include both entries to Imogene of Provincetown in one. Reverse the notes to the Sharon and the Oregon, of Fairhaven. Note to Albion, Fairhaven, should be credited to Belle, of the same port, on pages , Note to Morea should belong to Morning Star. Few interests have exerted a more marked influence upon the history of the United States than that of the fisheries.

Attention motorists, Halifax Water crews will be undertaking manhole repairs on Monday, November 5, , on Main Avenue. This work will require a lane closure on Main Avenue at the intersection of Main Avenue and Willett Street on Monday, November 5, from AM to PM.

Healey, Ossett At one time, Healey was one of several individual villages that made up the larger settlement of Ossett. Over the years it has gradually been subsumed into the larger conurbation of Ossett, but Healey boasts an interesting and long-standing history dating back to Roman times and before. Some of Ossett’s earliest mills were built at Healey and in turn, the area has seen large scale industrial development with William Gartside’s dye works, the Ossett Gas Company, the Healey railway marshalling yards, coal mines and sewerage farms.

The industrialization of the area led to a number of houses being built for the influx of workers who came to Healey to work in the mills and the dye works. Ancient Beginnings The area of Heley or Healey extends roughly from the bottom of what is now Healey Road, westwards towards Earlsheaton, roughly where the Yorkshire Water Mitchell Laithes sewerage treatment farm is located.

In , Northern Archaeological Associates NAA carried out a detailed survey at Healey, specifically in the area known as “Rye Royds”, which is close to the area where the old Mitchell Laithes hospital was located. This survey revealed evidence of early settlements in this part Ossett. It is thought that the area was first settled by man because of the abundance of wildfowl and fish and also because the land was fertile enough for the cultivation of cereal crops: Late Neolithic Period with evidence of scattered pits containing pottery shards and worked flints.

Early Bronze Age with a barrow and cremation burials, accessory cups and other artifacts. Iron Age pits discovered, which contained shards of pottery.

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This interesting paper was procured by the Right Hon. For which reason they could not learn anything of the land, or waters, as had been desired of them; and, from want of provisions and other necessaries, they were obliged to leave the discovery unfinished: The course of the Duyfhen, from New Guinea, was southward, along the islands on the west side of Torres’ Strait, to that part of Terra Australis, a little to the west and south of Cape York; but all these lands were thought to be connected, and to form the west coast of New Guinea.

Halifax Regional Water Commission (HRWC) is the regulated water, storm water and wastewater utility operating within the Halifax Regional Municipality. The Commission was created in , and was given the specific task of taking over the previous water utility operation and modernizing it.

Clair was stopped above Port Huron. Algosteel was at the north dock. Algowood was at the grain elevator but may be laid up. Top Performing Cargoes via the Seaway: Lawrence Seaway System only, excluding interlake traffic on the Great Lakes. In addition to the robust traffic in the Montreal-Lake Ontario section of the Seaway, cargo movements were strong across the Great Lakes.

Interlake shipments of iron ore on the Great Lakes totaled The hull broke in two and sank but all on board were rescued. Our port was expecting one more shipment of slag aboard the Joseph L. Block, but poor ice conditions at the loading dock prevented that, and the ship instead sailed for Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, for winter layup.

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History of Technology Heroes and Villains – A little light reading Here you will find a brief history of technology. Initially inspired by the development of batteries, it covers technology in general and includes some interesting little known, or long forgotten, facts as well as a few myths about the development of technology, the science behind it, the context in which it occurred and the deeds of the many personalities, eccentrics and charlatans involved. You may find the Search Engine , the Technology Timeline or the Hall of Fame quicker if you are looking for something or somebody in particular.

Scroll down and see what treasures you can discover. Background We think of a battery today as a source of portable power, but it is no exaggeration to say that the battery is one of the most important inventions in the history of mankind. Volta’s pile was at first a technical curiosity but this new electrochemical phenomenon very quickly opened the door to new branches of both physics and chemistry and a myriad of discoveries, inventions and applications.

A Halifax Water initiative with our contractor Neptune Technology Group to upgrade our water meter technology for all water service customers. Work for Halifax Water .

Date ad first posted: She sails well in every condition Ive had her in, including confidence-inspiring heavy weather sailing. Ravat is a rare configuration in that she has a factory Edson wheel option and a shoal draft. Electrical refit highlights include extensive electrical system upgrades with Blue Seas components, three batteries, Fusion marine stereo, Raymarine ST60 instruments, and chart plotter mounted on a custom angled pedestal guard.

The plumbing systems also was overhauled with a new pressure water system, in-line water filter, a new head, a custom new holding tank and low-permeation sanitary hoses. This boat has none of the scents which are common to boats with older sanitary systems. In addition, all gate valves have been replaced with new heavy bronze Groco seacocks with new hoses. Original plywood backing plates have all been replaced with new thick epoxy-bedded structural fiberglass backing plates.

Structural refit activities included complete repair of age-typical stress cracking at keel-hull joint, and barrier coating with Interprotect E. Side decks have undergone core replacement, and are very solid with professionally applied textured gel coat. Since that repair nearly all deck penetrations have had their core sections potted, and hardware bedded in butyl. Rigging refit included new side-stays and back-stay, new lifelines, new Boomkicker, and nearly all running rigging.

She has a new main sail cover, and a new Quantum racing Dacron main.

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Pedestrian Animal Attacks Injuries caused by a dog bite or other animal attack can be very serious and traumatic. People can be physically scarred and can also suffer psychological problems for life, for example, they may develop a fear of animals or not want to go out alone. Animal owners’ responsibilities Animal owners and keepers have duty to ensure their animals don’t cause an injury.

Halifax Water is Canada’s first regulated water, wastewater and stormwater utility. We serve a population of about , in Halifax Municipality and are proud stewards of the water cycle, ensuring fresh, quality water for customers.

Bruce Ismay , and the American financier J. The White Star Line faced an increasing challenge from its main rivals Cunard , which had recently launched the Lusitania and the Mauretania —the fastest passenger ships then in service—and the German lines Hamburg America and Norddeutscher Lloyd. Ismay preferred to compete on size rather than speed and proposed to commission a new class of liners that would be larger than anything that had gone before as well as being the last word in comfort and luxury.

Teutonic was replaced by Olympic while Majestic was replaced by Titanic. Majestic would be brought back into her old spot on White Star’s New York service after Titanic’s loss. Cost considerations were relatively low on the agenda and Harland and Wolff was authorised to spend what it needed on the ships, plus a five percent profit margin.

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Bribery of Local Government Politicians Pauperization of Pensioners and the Middle Class Although the modern system of local and regional government can be directly traced back to Babylon, when in King Nebuchadnezzar’s time B. City Of London Corporation The City of London Corporation is a Masonic, private, independent, sovereign state occupying approximately one square mile within the heart of the greater London area inside the old Roman walls of London.

The supreme ruler of the City is the Lord Mayor who is elected once a year and lives in the Mansion House. The City has a resident population of about 5, that rises to about two million during the week when people surge in and out each day to work.

The Halifax Regional Water Commission (HRWC) is the municipal water, wastewater and stormwater utility serving the residents of the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM), pursuant to the Public Utilities Act.

These Hopes were confirmed by the Proclamation issued in the Year , plighting the public Faith for your full Enjoyment of those advantages therein solemnly promised. Rulers stimulated by the pernicious “Effort,” and Subjects, animated by the just “Intent of opposing good Laws against it,” have that vast Variety of Dissensions, that fill the Histories of so many Nations. And upon this Model, tho on a smaller Scale, has been form’d the Constitution of each British Colony , and that also, by an indissoluble Right vested in you are with which by an unalienable Title You have been invested.

The first grand Right under all these, is that, of the People having a Share in the Government of themselves, By this, is secured to them their own Government by their Representatives chosen by themselves and in Consequence thereof, being ruled by Laws which they themselves approve, not by Edicts of Men over whom they have no Controul. The Influence of this Right extends still farther. The next great Right, is that of Trial by Jury.

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