It was the birthplace of Rutherford B.
His fame as a reformer brought him to the governor's chair in 1874, and he at once gave his attention to a second set of plunderers - the "canal ring," made up of members of both parties who had been systematically robbing the state through the maladministration of its canals - and succeeded in breaking them up. In 1876 the Democrats nominated him for the presidency, the Republicans nominating Rutherford B.
Rutherford examined it very carefully, and produced a magnetic detector for electric waves depending upon the power of electric oscillations in a coil to demagnetize a saturated bundle of steel wires placed in it.
Rutherford used this detector to make evident the passage of an electric or Hertzian wave for half a mile across Cambridge, England.
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Grant, Rutherford B.
Unlike the " National Covenant " of 1638, which applied to Scotland only, this document was common to the two kingdoms. Henderson, Baillie, Rutherford and others were sent up to London to represent Scotland in the Assembly at Westminster.
The production in Rutherford and Burke counties and their vicinity was so great, and transportation to the United States Mint at Philadelphia so difficult, that from 1831 to 1857 gold was privately coined in I, 22 and 5 dollar pieces bearing the mark of the coiner " C. Bechtler, Rutherford county, N.C."
Five presidents have come from Ohio, William Henry Harrison, Rutherford B.
Atmospheric air was carefully investigated by Cavendish, who showed that it consisted of two elementary constituents: nitrogen, which was isolated by Rutherford in 1772, and oxygen, isolated in 1774; and Black established the presence, in minute quantity, of carbon dioxide (van Helmont's gas sylvestre).
Rutherford, who showed that on removing oxygen from air a gas remained, which was incapable of supporting combustion or respiration.
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It was shown by Professor Rutherford at Edinburgh to be a powerful secretory cholagogue, an action possessed by few hydragogue purgatives.
Rutherford had announced the nuclear theory of atomic structure which required each atom to consist of a minute positively charged nucleus about which negative electrons were distributed.
Spiegel Grove, the former residence of Rutherford B.
WILLIAM GUNION RUTHERFORD (1853-1907), English scholar, was born in Peeblesshire on the 17th of July 1853.
Rutherford devoted special attention to Attic idioms and the language of Aristophanes.
The Priestly Code (Leviticus and allied passages) seems to confine the efficacy 2 Rutherford, Radioactivity.
Rutherford and others.
Rutherford and James Adam; among historians and archaeologists, W.
Dr Rutherford stated the case briefly and pointedly in the preface to his translation of the Epistle to the Romans (London, 1900).
122) is as follows: - it/4 = tan 12 +tan '; +tan 1 s (Dase, 1844), 7r/4=4tan 1 - tan 11 +tan Ys (Rutherford), and Gregory's series were employed.'
RUTHERFORD BIRCHARD HAYES (1822-1893), nineteenth president of the United States, was born in Delaware, Ohio, on the 4th of October 5822.
Two hundred years later, William Rutherford thought he had calculated it to 208 digits but only got the first 152 correct, so we will give him credit that far.
There is no adequate biography, but three "campaign lives" may be mentioned: Life, Public Services and Select Speeches of Rutherford B.
Among his publications are Characters and Characteristics of William Law (1893); Bunyan Characters (3 vols., 1894); Samuel Rutherford (1894); An Appreciation of Jacob Behmen (1895) Lancelot Andrewes and his Private Devotions (1895); Bible Characters (7 vols., 1897); Santa Teresa (1897); Father John of Cronstadt (1898); An Appreciation of Browne's Religio Medici (1898); Cardinal Newman, An Appreciation (1901).
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The customhouse had long been conspicuous for the most flagrant abuses of the "spoils system"; and though General Arthur admitted that the evils existed and that they rendered efficient administration impossible, he made no extensive reforms. In 1877 President Rutherford B.
He was a candidate for the Republican nomination for the presidency in 1876, and at the national convention of his party received 124 votes on the first ballot; the nomination, however, finally went to Rutherford B.
He also served on the staff of General Rutherford B.
In 1875 he first became known as an able campaign speaker by his speeches favouring the resumption of specie payments, and in behalf of Rutherford B.
ANDREW RUTHERFORD TEVIOT, Earl of (d.
1664), was the son of William Rutherford of Quarrelholes, Roxburghshire.
On the restoration of Charles II., Rutherford was taken into employment by his own king on the recommendation of Louis XIV.
Gave him the Scottish title of Lord Rutherford and the governorship of Dunkirk, which had been acquired by the Protector Oliver Cromwell.
Sold the town to France in 1662 Rutherford was consoled by the command of the 2nd or Tangier regiment, was made earl of Teviot in the peerage of Scotland, and was sent in 1663 as governor to Tangier.
Bond at the Harvard observatory, De la Rue in England, and Rutherford in New York, produced lunar photographs of remarkable accuracy and beauty.
Rutherford (1881); Lobeck devotes his attention chiefly to the later, Rutherford to the earlier usages noticed by Phrynichus.
An interesting life by "the author of Mark Rutherford" (W.
In 1869 he was the Democratic candidate for governor of Ohio, but was defeated by Rutherford B.
Rutherford invented a magnetic detector depending on the power of electric oscillations to demagnetize iron or steel.
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