Visiting England in 1856, Field entered into an agreement with Bright and with John Watkins Brett, who with his brother Jacob had proposed the constructing of an Atlantic cable eleven years previously, with the object of forming a company for establishing and working electric telegraphic communication between Newfoundland and Ireland.
Brett controlled the Newfoundland Telegraph Company on the other side of the ocean, Bright organized with them the Atlantic Telegraph Company in 1856 for the purpose of carrying out the idea, himself becoming engineer-in-chief.
It lies pleasantly in a well-wooded country on the small river Brett, a tributary of the Stour.
Brett, merged 1903 with the Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature (8 vols., 1901-1908, ed.
Dr Richard Brett, fellow of Lincoln Coll.
In 1845 submarine telegraphy was inaugurated by the laying of an insulated conductor across the English Channel by the brothers Brett, and their temporary success was followed by the laying in 1851 of a permanent Dover-Calais cable by T.
Brett, who was now his principal colleague, approached Sir Charles Bright in London, and in December 1856 the Atlantic Telegraph Company was organized by them in Great Britain, a government grant being secured of 14,000 annually for government messages, to be reduced to Io,000 annually when the cable should pay a 6% yearly dividend; similar grants were made by the United States government.
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Brett (Philosophy of Gassendi, London, 1908), Buhle (Geschichte der neuern Philosophie, iii.
Brett Brett needed emergency surgery after suffering a burst blood vessel in his throat.
The song finds enigmatic frontman Brett Anderson on top vocal form, tho overall the end product does feel a bit weak.
Synopsis: Brett takes the biggest gamble of his life.
The extent to which Brett had clearly immersed himself in the role proved irresistible.
javelin thrower Brett Byrd, one of Tamworth's top field athletes, will combine training at the track with indoor winter training.
A special thanks to Brett Wendorf who was extremely obliging, generous with his time and is an asset to your team.
Brett Dean is thinking of writing his BCMG work for voice and ensemble, setting poetry by Egon Schiele, the famous Expressionist painter.
weekday morning from 10am sitting in for Brett.
Wood Renton (1907), Stephen's Commentaries on the Laws of England (1908), Brett's Commentaries on the present Laws of England (1896), Broom's Commentaries on the Common Law (1896) and Brodie-Innes's Comparative Principles of the Laws of England and Scotland (vol.
Alfie gives Brett a present for his sixteenth birthday which he really loves.
Bernard wiggles his rear, shakes his thick mop of hair and continually sidles up to Brett in a surprisingly suggestive manner.
Join Dave Parker every weekday morning from 10am sitting in for Brett.
Vicodin addiction first made big news in 1996, when National Football League quarterback Brett Favre announced he was addicted to the prescription pain pill and entered a rehabilitation program.
Brett Somers - Best known for being a panelist on Match Game; passed away September 15 at age 83 from stomach and colon cancer.
Simon Phillip Cowell was born in Brighton, East Sussex, England on October 7, 1959 to Eric Phillip and Julie Brett.
Legendary quarterback Brett Favre is on the cover of Madden NFL 09.
Interestingly, at the time that announcement was made, Brett Favre was officially retired from the sport, so people questioned the decision to put Favre on the cover.
Later on, however, Brett Favre announced that he would like to come out of retirement.
The drama and complexities of the story proceeded for a number of months, but the long and the short of it was that Favre wanted to play.On the cover of Madden NFL 09, you'll see that Brett Favre is in a Green Bay Packers jersey.
He has played for Green Bay his entire career, but just before the game was getting ready for release, Brett Favre signed with the New York Jets.
Thankfully, EA Sports followed up by releasing downloadable cover art that features Brett Favre in a New York Jets uniform.
Brett Favre came out of retirement for the 2009 season to play for the New York Jets.
Based on his performance in the previous season, Brett Favre is getting a different set of attribute ratings for Madden NFL 10.
Alongside the introduction of Brett Favre to the Vikings, EA also included an update to bring Michael Vick to the Philadelphia Eagles.
You can also download a cover for Madden 09 that has Brett Favre in a Jets jersey.
That way, you can switch out the Packers' Brett with the Jets' Brett.
Brett Spiel Welt: is a German website that allows players to play several games that are not readily found in the United States and are vastly different than your normal Monopoly.
And Brett Kelly plays The Kid, the lovable lug that first irritates, then endears himself, to Willie.
This film, directed by Brett Simmons, is about a group of friends who become stranded on a weekend trip and are attacked by human scarecrows that have been reanimated.
In 1997 Rock and Roll Historian Brett Meisner had a photo taken of himself at the Pere Lachaise Cemetery in Paris, France, where Jim Morrison is buried.
She portrayed Brett Main in the mini-series North and South and North and South Book II as well as the role in the series Bare Essences.
The pair is joined by Dan Fitzgerald (Brett Tucker), Karl and Susan's daughter and Dan's husband, Elizabeth "Libby" Kennedy/Fitzgerald (Kym Valentine), Libby's son Ben (Blake O'Leary) also live at Number 30.
Kyle and Oliver on One Life to Live are also known as Kish by the fans of Kyle Lewis (Brett Claywell) and Oliver Fish (Scott Evans).
Jan Brett shows kids that paper dolls don't have to be human to be fun!
Paper Holiday Ornament Crafts: Jan Brett's instructions make it easy to create medallion, dove, and heart ornaments for your tree.
In season 11, Bob and Jillian were joined by two new trainers, Cara Castronava and Brett Hoebel.
Before Albarn, Frishmann went out with Brett Anderson, and together they formed Suede.
Like Castronuova, Brett Hoebel joined the Biggest Loser cast for season eleven.
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