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  • The bonanza farmers find it good policy to feed their men well.

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  • Mackay and his partners, Flood, Fair and O'Brien) in the Comstock Lode of the Great Bonanza mine, the average annual yield was over $26,000,000.

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  • The elevator is placed at the railway station, and is usually owned by the bonanza farmer.

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  • Every bonanza farmer's office is connected by wire with the markets at Minneapolis, Chicago and Buffalo.

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  • The wheat straw is worse than a waste product - it is a great nuisance upon the bonanza farm.

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  • The first characteristic of a "bonanza" wheat farm is the machinery.

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  • 2 (1893); William Wright, History of the Big Bonanza (Hartford, Conn., 1876); C. H.

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  • The bonanza farmer expects one machine to cut at least 250 acres, and three men are required for each of them.

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  • But we have described the conditions on one of the best bonanza farms. The average yield per acre in this region is not over 18 bushels, and the average expenses would be higher than those given.

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  • In the early days of wheat-farming the bonanza farmer often speculated, but experience has taught him that he had better leave this to the men in the cities, and content himself with the profit from the business under his eye.

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  • Let us assume the conditions prevailing upon a bonanza farm of 5000 acres, and briefly describe the process of wheat production from the ploughing of the land to the delivery of the grain in the final market.

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  • This was followed by a reaction and a general collapse of inflated values until 1873, when the discovery of the Great Bonanza mine brought about a revival of industry and of speculation.

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  • Being remarkably free from trees, rocks and streams, the soil can be turned in furrows that run perfectly straight for miles, and favours the development of " bonanza farms," where thousands of acres are cultivated in a single field.

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  • After a generation or two, if land continues to rise in the market as it has recently, the bonanza farms will become a thing of the past.

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  • The best illustration of the great or "bonanza" wheat farms, as they are called, are found along the Red river (of the North), where it flows between the states of North Dakota and Minnesota.

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  • Sadly for Venzuela, the economic bonanza ended in the early 1980s.

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  • What happened to the vast oil production bonanza that was going to flow from Iraq?

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  • Bonanza - Bonanza is a highly-visual online marketplace with plenty of products to choose from at competitive prices.

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  • It was beginning to sound like old times around Bird Song—Fred O'Connor hot on the trail of a bonanza of junk.

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  • Autumn 2003 Main feature Cancun's big business bonanza?

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  • Believe me, the only person I know who's not ecstatic about the new Mac game bonanza is my wife.

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  • irresistible temptation for a tiny number to continue their pay bonanza by dumping infected parts or selling diseased animals.

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  • But the Campaign to Protect Rural England said that the planning bonanza will bring " a pox on the countryside " .

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  • The Examiner headline read " A jobs bonanza for Huddersfield " .

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  • Your bed selection will speak to your comfort first, but after that, start looking at it as a design bonanza.

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  • Pesto sauce recipes were born in Genoa, Italy, probably when a summer bonanza of what Italian's call the "royal" herb caused local cooks to get creative.

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  • Deep discount retailers like Dollar General, Dollar Tree, and Big Lots can be a bonanza for craft supplies.

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  • The show, which pairs double left footed celebrities with ballroom dancing stars, has proven to be quite the ratings bonanza for the network.

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  • Dog Training is a veritable bonanza of solid advice on every aspect of dog training, from potty training, and chewing issues to obedience and agility training.

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  • The Chicken in Paradise Party is similar to the Bonanza and Blowout parties, except you receive 20 chicken tenders, chips and soft drinks instead of pizza or hot dogs.

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  • The premiere kicked off a frenzy of promotion and product marketing that led to an overall bonanza of things High School Musical.

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  • In 2005, anyone lusting for Jessica Alba bikini pictures received a bonanza when she starred in the film Into the Blue, in which she played a diver and wore almost nothing except bikinis through the entire film.

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  • Prior to joining All My Children in 1983 the actor portrayed Candy on the western series Bonanza.

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  • Create and successfully maintain a functioning society in Bonanza City, New Mexico - The city was once a mining town, but not much of one.

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  • Bonanza City was founded in 1880 by miners looking for precious metals.

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  • Determine a hierarchy within the governmental system they have created - Leaders of Bonanza City had to be determined by the children.

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  • Regardless of his ill temper and bullying ways, Greg was dubbed a "hard worker" and the residents of Bonanza City developed a love-hate relationship with the teenager.

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  • Taylor - Southern belle Taylor, age 10, irritated not only the residents of Bonanza City, but by some viewers as well.

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  • Though it was much talked about - and had plenty of controversy surrounding it - CBS did NOT pick up Kid Nation for a second season, leaving Bonanza City, New Mexico a ghost town once again.

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  • The Little Couple is a ratings bonanza for TLC.

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  • TLC's hit reality TV series, which chronicles the process of finding the ultimate wedding dress, has become a ratings bonanza for the network since it debuted in 2007.

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  • The series debuted in August 2009 and has become a ratings bonanza for the network, which airs other popular reality shows such as Cake Boss and 18 Kids and Counting.

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  • Ethel took one glance at Dean's occupation and knew she had hit neither a financial bonanza nor a stepping-stone to anything but fiscal mediocrity.

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  • The Dissolution was a bonanza both for the established aristocracy and Tudor ' new men ' hungry for lands.

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  • The price of the day included a plastic beaker stenciled with the Bonanza day and the Derbyshire Beaver Birthday mascot Furry Fred.

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  • Mexico: enjoy a butterfly bonanza Every winter, millions of flapping friends winter in the same remote area of Mexico.

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  • A global downturn could bring the bonanza to an abrupt end.

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  • Autumn provides a bonanza which they will feed on and store enough for winter.

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  • The Pool's Holiday bonanza Paul Ringham had a carp bonanza on the Fields End Pool during the Bank Holiday Open fished on Saturday.

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  • bonanza for bosses Britain's top businessmen will collect up to £ 1m while companies ax final salary schemes for employees.

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  • bonanza for the class-action lawyers, and if research verifies these claims, the skin cream companies deserve it.

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  • The Da Vinci Code has probably been the greatest bonanza for christianity for years.

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  • Sea breezes to power Britain Britain will this week announce a new energy bonanza: North Sea wind.

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  • bonanza time for film companies on campus.

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  • bonanza grade silver and gold values were reported from the Zambranena vein systems and have been partially confirmed by Minco's recent sampling.

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  • A coin bonanza he spent overseas is publicly traded.

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  • Secondly the property deal is not necessarily a cash bonanza.

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  • The figure's courtesy of Rightmove, and the trend is courtesy of the much heralded City bonus bonanza.

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  • Oil has been found in eighteen different districts, the fields being known as follows: - The Carter, Hilliard, Spring Valley and Twin Creek in Uinta county; the Popo Agie, Lander, Shoshone, Beaver and a part of Dutton in Fremont county; the Rattlesnake, Arrago, Oil Mountain and a part of Dutton, Powder river and Salt Creek in Natrona county; part of Powder river and Salt Creek in Johnson county; Newcastle in Weston county; Belle Fourche in Crook county; Douglas in Converse county and Bonanza in Bighorn county.

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  • The award-winning actor (and Bonanza alum) is among daytime's legends and reportedly earns nearly five million dollars per year.

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  • Fans may also recognize him from Bonanza, where he played the role of Candy before landing his gig on All My Children.

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