Berra famously jumped into his arms during the 1. World Series crossword clue Archives. Constructed by: Mike Peluso.
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Bush Presidential Library. A tachometer measures engine revolutions per minute (rpm).
Orser was one of the . The tunic was made from linen, and the toga itself was a piece of cloth about twenty feet long made from wool. The toga could only be worn by men, and only if those men were Roman citizens. The female equivalent of the toga was called a “stola”. Isometric exercise is a resistance exercise in which the muscle does not change in length (and the joint angle stays the same). The alternative would be dynamic exercises, ones using the joint’s full range of motion. The character is played by Hugh Bonneville.
Lord Grantham married American Cora Levinson (played by Elizabeth Mc. Govern. Lord and Lady Grantham had three daughters, and no son. The lack of a male heir implied that the Grantham estate would pass to a male cousin, and out of the immediate family. The Grantham daughters are Lady Mary (played by Michelle Dockery), Lady Edith (played by Laura Carmichael) and Lady Sybil (played by Jessica Brown Findlay). Lady Sybil had the audacity to marry the family chauffeur, an Irish nationalist. Leo I is famous for meeting with the feared Attila the Hun and persuading him to turn back his invading force that was threatening to overrun Western Europe.
The use of the name “orca”, rather than “killer whale”, is becoming more and more common. The Latin word “Orcinus” means “belonging to Orcus”, with Orcus being the name for the Kingdom of the Dead. He had an impressive list of clients that included First Ladies Lady Bird Johnson, Pat Nixon and Nancy Reagan. The award was sponsored by the the cosmetics and perfume company Coty with the specific intent of providing impetus to the industry during WWII. The Coty Award was discontinued in 1.
American fashion was well and truly established. The term comes to us from Japanese, in which language a “hancho” is a squad (han) leader (cho). The original collection of tales did not include the three with which we are most familiar in the West. European translators added some stories, including .
The sequence is remembered as the letters SOS (three dots – pause – three dashes – pause – three dots), although in the emergency signal there is no pause between the dots and dashes, so SOS is in effect only a mnemonic. Similarly, the phrases “Save Our Souls” and “Save Our Ship” are also mnemonics, introduced after the “SOS” signal was adopted. For example, in English we have two tiles worth ten points: one . If you play the game in French then there are five tiles worth ten points: one . Ugarte is played by Peter Lorre, and is the man who has possession of the crucial letters of transit that were obtained by murdering two German couriers.
Lorre’s real name was Laszlo Lowenstein. He started acting in Vienna when he was quite young, only 1. When Hitler came to power, the Jewish Lowenstein headed to Paris and then London, eventually ending up in Hollywood. Lorre found himself typecast as the wicked foreigner in American movies, but I think he sneered and snarled his way to the bank.
The SSI program is administered by the Social Security Administration (SSA) even though the the Social Security trust fund is not used for SSI payments. SSI payments come out of general tax revenue. Harris played John Glenn in “The Right Stuff” in 1.
Twelve years later he had a . The act makes it illegal for companies to seek a monopoly or to form cartels. It is named for US Senator John Sherman , the principal author of the act.
During the Progressive Era, President Theodore Roosevelt sued 4. Sherman Act, and President William Howard Taft sued 7.
Larsen pitched the sixth perfect game ever (out of 2. MLB history) back in game 5 of the 1.
World Series. That perfect game is the only one to have been pitched in a World Series, and was in a game in which the New York Yankees beat the Brooklyn Dodgers. Morse code uses a series of dots and dashes to represent letters and numbers. The most common letters are assigned the simplest code elements e. E is represented by one dot, and T is represented by one dash.
Nin also wrote highly regarded erotica and cited D. Lawrence as someone from whom she drew inspiration. Nin was married to banker and artist Hugh Parker Guiler in 1. Decades later in 1. Nin married former actor Rupert Pole, even though she was still married to Guiler. Nin and Pole had their marriage annulled in 1.
Nin passed away in 1. Golda Meir was born Golda Mabovitch in Kiev (in modern- day Ukraine), and when she was a young girl she moved with her family to the United States and settled in Milwaukee. As a teenager she relocated to Denver where she met and married Morris Meyerson, at the age of 1. She and her husband joined a kibbutz in Palestine in 1. Meir had been active in politics in the US, and continued her political work in Palestine. She was very influential during WWII, and played a leading role in negotiations after the war leading to the setting up of the state of Israel. By the time she was called on to lead the country, Meir had already retired, citing exhaustion and ill health.
But serve she did, and led Israel during turbulent times (e. She eventually resigned in 1. The additional term “mea maxima culpa” translates as “my most grievous fault”.
Since then, over a billion dollars worth of Super Soakers have been sold. The term comes from the Old French . The city is home to the world- famous Santa Monica Pier, which opened in 1. It’s mission was “public diplomacy”, another term for propaganda broadcast over radio airwaves. The intent from day one was to avoid having the broadcasts identified as propaganda, and speaking as a former listener to the USIA. It’s mission was “public diplomacy”, another term for propaganda broadcast over radio airwaves. The intent from day one was to avoid having the broadcasts identified as propaganda, and speaking as a former listener to the USIA.
The NBA name was adopted in 1. Of the four major sports leagues in North America, the NBA has the highest average annual salary per player. But in the early shows, Tonto rode a horse called White Feller. The relevant lines are: Was I deceived, or did a sable cloud. Turn forth her silver lining on the night?
I did not err; there does a sable cloud. Turn forth her silver lining on the night,And casts a gleam over this tufted grove. Radiohead offered a digital version of the album using a pay- what- you- want pricing model. Reportedly, most fans paid what would be a normal retail price for the download version of the album. The name comes from the Greek “amoibe”, meaning change. The name is quite apt, as the cell changes shape readily as the ameba moves, eats and reproduces. The city was founded in 1.
Ohio and Erie canal connecting Lake Erie with the Ohio River, helped to fuel Akron’s growth. Akron sits at the highest point of the canal and the name “Akron” comes from the Greek word meaning “summit”. Indeed, Akron is the county seat of Summit County. Keene is home to Keene State College as well as Antioch University New England. The same disorder in humans is called scabies.
It derives from the Old English word . The opposite to the more common . The three title characters were inspired by the three Bront. Using Mc. Queen’s name, the movie was re- released and gained a cult following and was particularly successful at drive- in theaters. Monk was a pioneer in the development of the jazz style called . The original title was “Army Air Corps”, and this was changed to “Army Air Force” during WWII when the service changed its name. The current title was adopted in 1.
USAF became a separate service. Regardless of the official name, the sonf is commonly referred to as . Hey! Nothing can stop the U.
S. Peres served as President of the State of Israel from 2. Born Szymon Perski in Poland, while president Peres was the oldest head of state in the world. While serving foreign minister, he represented Israel in the secret negotiations that led to the signing of the Oslo Accords in 1. For that work, Peres was jointly awarded the Nobel Peace Prize with Yitzhak Rabin and Yasser Arafat. Elmo is the patron saint of sailors. He lends his name to the electrostatic weather phenomenon (often seen at sea) known as St.
The “fire” is actually a plasma discharge caused by air ionizing at the end of a pointed object (like the mast of a ship), something often observed during electrical storms. Rees played the character Robin Colcord on “Cheers”, the posh love interest for Rebecca Howe played by Kirstie Alley. Rees also appeared periodically on .
Back in the 1. 80. Back in my homeland of Ireland, an EKG is known as an ECG (for electrocardiogram). We use the German name in the US, Elektrokardiogramm, giving us EKG. Apparently the abbreviation EKG is preferred as ECG might be confused (if poorly handwritten, I guess) with EEG, the abbreviation for an electroencephalogram. Kennedy in Dallas on November 2. Oswald served with the US Marines from 1.
One month after leaving the military, Oswald traveled to the Soviet Union via a circuitous route across the Atlantic and Europe. He entered the Soviet Union on a visa that was only valid for one week, but once in the country he made it clear that he wanted to stay. Oswald settled in Minsk for a few years, working there as a lathe operator and living in government- subsidized housing. In 1. 96. 1, Oswald married a 1. Russian student and the couple had a baby girl a year later. Oswald grew tired of life in Russia though, so he and his new family moved to the US in 1.
Dallas area. Johnson to investigate the assassination of President John F. The most- oft quoted conclusions of the 8.
Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone in assassinating the president, and that Jack Ruby acted alone in killing Oswald.