My Dear Mr. Brooks: Helen sends you a loving greeting this bright May-day.
Brooks, on the other hand, as stated above, regards the medusa as the older type and looks upon both polyp and medusa, in the Hydromedusae, as derived from a free-swimming or floating actinula, the polyp being thus merely a fixed nutritive stage, possessing secondarily acquired powers of multiplication by budding.
Brooks (London, 1902-1904).
Brooks, Journal of Morphology, x., by permission of Ginn & Co.
For the successful negotiation of brooks a bold horse is required, ridden by a bold man.
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Phillips Brooks prepared for college at the Boston Latin school and graduated at Harvard in 1855.
"ALTON BROOKS PARKER (1852-), American lawyer, was born at Cortland, N.Y., May 14 1852.
I hope too, that Bishop Brooks' whole life will be as rich in happiness as the month of May is full of blossoms and singing birds.
Since Bishop Brooks died I have read the Bible through; also some philosophical works on religion, among them Swedenborg's "Heaven and Hell" and Drummond's "Ascent of Man," and I have found no creed or system more soul-satisfying than Bishop Brooks's creed of love.
Brooks regards these organs as sensory, serving for the sense of balance, and representing a primitive stage of the tentaculocysts of Trachylinae; Linko, on the other hand, finding no nerve-elements connected with them, regards them as digestive (?) in function.
Whitefish, bass, trout and pickerel are an important food supply obtained from the waters of the lake, and some perch, catfish and sunfish are caught in the rivers and brooks.
Another brother, Brooks Adams (1848-), born in Quincy, Massachusetts, on the 24th of June 1848, graduated at Harvard in 1870, and until 1881 practised law.
The wooded hills to the northward throw out to the south and south-west long spurs, between which are the low valleys of several rivers and brooks.
The rich pastoral scenery of this part of Lincolnshire influenced the imagination of the boy, and is plainly reflected in all his early poetry, although it has now been stated with authority that the localities of his subject-poems, which had been ingeniously identified with real brooks and granges, were wholly imaginary.
"Fox lodged in St James's Street, and as soon as he rose, which was very late, had a levee of his followers and of the gaming club at Brooks's - all his disciples.
During the first year of their existence, before the breeding season begins, they live in small companies in still pools or gently flowing brooks.
The narrower part of the Tagus basin lies to the south, and the left-hand tributaries which drain it are almost all mere brooks, dry in summer.
The forget-me-not, a favourite with poets, and the symbol of constancy, is a frequent ornament of brooks, rivers and ditches, and, according to an old German tradition, received its name from the last words of a knight who was drowned in the attempt to procure the flower for his lady.
The great valley between the two is cut up into a series of self-contained basins, each serving as the gathering ground of the brooks that run down off the adjacent mountains.
For while the self-contained basins of Tibet generally possess a salt lake in the middle, into which brooks and streams of greater or less magnitude gather, often from very considerable distances, these self-contained basins of the Astintagh are very small in area, and it is extremely seldom that their central parts receive any water at all, only in fact after copious rain.
The whole White Mountain region abounds in deep narrow valleys, romantic glens, ravines, flumes, waterfalls, brooks and lakes.
Brooks differs greatly as to matter of fact from that of Horst, and appears to be erroneous in some respects.
South of the Cotton Belt is the Lime Sink Region, which includes Miller, Baker, Mitchell, Colquitt and Worth counties, the northern portions of Decatur, Grady, Thomas, Brooks and Lowndes, the eastern parts of Dooly and Lee, and the eastern portions of Berrien, Irwin, Wilcox, Dodge, and some parts of Burke, Screven and Bulloch.
wide; but the southern portions of Decatur, Grady, Thomas and Brooks counties are sufficiently elevated for agriculture, and the islands off the coast are exceedingly productive.
In the dry weather they are little more than brooks.
PHILLIPS BROOKS (1835-1893), American clergyman and author, was born in Boston, Mass., on the 13th of December 1835.
Through his father, William Gray Brooks, he was descended from the Rev. John Cotton; through his mother, Mary Ann Phillips, a woman of rare force of character and religious faith, he was a great-grandson of the founder of Phillips Academy, Andover, Mass.
Here Phillips Brooks preached Sunday after Sunday to great congregations, until he was consecrated bishop of Massachusetts in 1891.
Phillips Brooks was a tall, well-proportioned man of fine physique, his height being six feet four inches.
In 1901, at New York, was published, in two volumes, Phillips Brooks, Life and Letters, by the Rev. A.
fessor of ecclesiastical history, Episcopal Theological school, Cambridge, Mass., who in 1907 published at New York, in a single volume, Phillips Brooks, an abbreviation and revision of the earlier biography.
The latter had formed up his army between Heppignies and St Amand in what was then considered an ideal position; a double barrier of marshy brooks was in front, each flank rested on a village, and the space between, open upland, fitted his army exactly.
The plant will grow in almost any soil, but best on light rich soil, by the side of rivers and brooks, where sheltered from the wind.
Dunkirk is attractively situated high above the lake, and has several parks, including Point Gratiot and Washington; in the city are the Dunkirk free library, the Brooks Memorial hospital (1891), and St Mary's academy.
Owing to the restricted period allowed for hunting, deer and small game are abundant, and the brooks, rivers, ponds and lakes are well stocked with trout and black bass.
In the dry season little more than brooks, they become raging torrents in the wet season.
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He was opposed by a disaffected Republican faction known as " brindletails," or, as they called themselves, "reformers," led by Joseph Brooks (1821-1877), and supported by the Democrats.
After Baxter had been a year in office Brooks received a judgment of ouster against him from a state circuit judge, and got possession of the public buildings (April 1874).
As a result, President Grant pronounced for Baxter, and the Brooks forces disbanded.
Harrell's The Brooks and Baxter War: A History of the Reconstruction Period in Arkansas (St Louis, Missouri, 1893), which is frankly in favour of Baxter; also a paper by B.
Brooks' Four Months among the Gold Finders (London, 1849); G.
The general subject has been illuminated by the labours of Claus, Miers, Brooks ("Challenger" Report, 1886), and the latest word on the relationship between the various larvae and their respective genera has been spoken by H.
Fish are not naturally very abundant, but the mountain brooks are the finest home for trout, and these as well as bass, cat-fish and some other varieties have been used to stock the streams.
OCTAVIUS BROOKS FROTHINGHAM (1822-1895), American clergyman and author, was born in Boston on the 26th of November 1822, son of Nathaniel Langdon Frothingham (1793-1870), a prominent Unitarian preacher of Boston, and through his mother's family related to Phillips Brooks.
Brooks, was more than $100,000,000.
Brooks (Washington, 1906; Professional Paper, No.
The river Nipigon, on the north shore, is famous for speckled-trout (Salvelinus fontinalis, Mitchill) of unusual size; and all rivers and brooks falling into the lake are trout streams.
Brooks (1819-1857), a congressman from South Carolina, suddenly confronted Sumner as he sat writing at his desk in the Senate chamber, denounced his speech as a libel upon his state and upon Butler, his relative, and before Sumner, pinioned by his desk, could make the slightest resistance, rained blow after blow upon his head, till his victim sank bleeding and unconscious upon the floor.
Brooks (1819-1857), for his assault upon Senator Charles Sumner, was challenged by Brooks.
Brooks, however, refused these conditions, saying that he could not reach the place designated "without running the gauntlet of mobs and assassins, prisons and penitentiaries, bailiffs and constables."
Drake, Memoir of General Henry Knox (Boston, 1873); and Noah Brooks, Henry Knox (New York, 1900) in the "American Men of Energy" series.
In the Croatian Karst the seven streams of the Lika unite and plunge into a rocky chasm near Gospic, and the few small brooks of this region usually vanish underground in a similar manner.
As the otter lives almost exclusively on fish, it is rarely met with far from water, and usually frequents the shores of brooks, rivers, lakes and, in some localities, the sea itself.
Most clays are waterborne, having been carried from the surface of the land by rain and transported by the brooks and rivers into lakes or the sea.
Brooks sings: ' eyes accustomed to the light / accustomed to seeing which way the water flows.
brooks no criticism.
And took up america's new favorite chris brooks and a man and.
Brooks Mileson, the club chairman was interviewed about his philosophy about community focused football club chairman was interviewed about his philosophy about community focused football clubs.
Fiver to you DVDs Synopsis James Brooks directs this satirical comedy about three ambitious TV newscasters.
Can Brooks not produce a counterexample or argument to show that people are not better off having more of what they want?
It was so ludicrous it made you think of Mel Brooks or Monty Python playing a scene of monstrous king and fawning courtiers.
enticed by prospect of Michael Douglas and Albert Brooks as the combustible duo.
Professor Brooks commented: " The support from Action Medical Research has been extremely helpful for our research.
Twelve minutes into the half, James Brooks skilfully gathered a clearance kick and moved the ball infield to Hoadley.
But Beautiful imparts a warm, after-hours feeling with Brooks ' subtle inflections behind the leader's comforting open horn.
Mason Brooks, lettings manager at Hurford Salvi Carr in Limehouse Basin, advises landlords to concentrate on blank spaces.
The nature and extent of the relationship between Mr Brooks and Mr Khan is somewhat mysterious.
narrated by the actor Ray Brooks and the catchy theme tune to Mr Benn was written by Don Warren.
Virginia swiftly imposes a quarantine, trapping Becky and Justin and Randolph Brooks in Elizabeth.
PC Henry Thomas Brooks Killed by the accidental discharge of a police revolver issued to him at Chelsea Police Station.
Producers, The Mel Brooks's musical enjoys a West End romp.
mounting a saddlebag can be a problem nowadays, as the old Brooks B17 is about the only saddle with built-in loops.
In 1917, while fighting in France, CSM Brooks captured a German machine-gun nest single-handed.
Simon Brooks dived the upstream sump at the end of the final passage.
Brooks , who adduces strong evidence for a contrary view, that is to say, for regarding the direct type of development seen in Trachylinae as more primitive, and the metagenesis seen in Leptolinae as a secondary complication introduced into the life-cycle by the acquisition of larval budding.
For further arguments and illustrations the reader must be referred to Brooks's most interesting memoir.
medusa-buds) in the extreme of degeneration, then it follows from Brooks's theory that Hydra must be descended from an archaic form in which the medusan type of organization had not yet been evolved.
Kitson), Phillips Brooks (A.
An historical work of somewhat similar character to John's is the compilation in 12 books which is generally known by the name of Zacharias Rhetor, 9 because the anonymous Syriac compiler has incorporated the Syriac version or epitome of a lost 6 See Brooks and Hamilton's translation of the latter, p. 234.
by Brooks, London, 1895); Clifford, Private Bill Legislation, London, 1885 (vol.
There were paths through these gardens, and over some of the brooks were ornamental glass bridges.
They did not bother to cross the bridges over the brooks, but when they came to a stream they stepped high and walked in the air to the other side.
"I have an idea," said the Wizard, "that there are fishes in these brooks.
Alluring brooks of crystal water flowed sparkling between their flower-strewn banks, while scattered over the valley were dozens of the quaintest and most picturesque cottages our travelers had ever beheld.
But the fishes that swim in our brooks we can see, and often we catch them to eat.
He gives you the rivers and the brooks from which to drink.
Journalist Brooks Atkinson, said: "After each war, there is a little less democracy left to save."
Bishop Brooks taught me no special creed or dogma; but he impressed upon my mind two great ideas--the fatherhood of God and the brotherhood of man, and made me feel that these truths underlie all creeds and forms of worship.
Your affectionate friend PHILLIPS BROOKS.
At Helen's request Bishop Brooks made an address.
PHILLIPS BROOKS South Boston, June 8, 1891.
Please let Bishop Brooks know our plans, so that he may arrange to be with us.
His name is Phillips Brooks.
I named him myself after my dear friend Phillips Brooks.
We went to St. Bartholomew's Sunday, and I have not felt so much at home in a church since dear Bishop Brooks died.
The Rt. Rev. Phillips Brooks has explained to her in a beautiful way the fatherhood of God.
Her admiration for the impressive explanations which Bishop Brooks has given her of the Fatherhood of God is well known.
The brooks sing carols and glees to the spring.
Producers, The Mel Brooks 's musical enjoys a West End romp.
Mounting a saddlebag can be a problem nowadays, as the old Brooks B17 is about the only saddle with built-in loops.
Cnoc nan Uamh - Simon Brooks with support from Fraser Simpson and John Heathcote dug his way into the static sump in May.
Behind the scenes with such celebrities as Darryl Hannah, Demi Moore, Helen Hunt, The Pointer Sisters, Tom Petty, Jonathan Winters, Don Knots, Mel Brooks, John Stamos, and many, many more.
This site offers additional key player updates, in addition to a fascinating players' journal section, with personal diary entries from players, such as Tampa Bay's Derrick Brooks.
He has also defeated The Spice Girls, Hanson, Garth Brooks, and Ricky Martin.
Brooks film was very special for my first movie.
But, with Mr. Brooks help, I was able to do it.
He toured with country acts Brooks and Dunn and Kenny Chesney in 2003, and then headlined his own arena tour, Keith Urban Be Here '04.
Once in a Lifetime hit the charts at number 17, breaking Garth Brooks' former record of Good Ride Cowboy, which debuted at number 18.
Is Garth Brooks ready to make a comeback?
Garth Brooks called it quits in 2000 so he could spend more time at home in Oklahoma with his three daughters and his second wife, fellow country star Trisha Yearwood.
And except for a few benefit performances, Brooks has kept true to his word.
Brooks plans on self-releasing the collection, which contains two CDs and one DVD, on his own label, Pearl Records.
Garth Brooks will promote his new collection everywhere, he said in a press conference August 18, 2007.
She went on to star in the highly successful films Bobby and Mr. Brooks, and continues to pursue challenging Hollywood movie roles.
A chance meeting with director, screenwriter, and actor Mel Brooks led to his first leading role in the cult-classic The Producers in 1968.
Anything from modern, Brooks Brothers style suits to classy double-breasted boys' suits will be available on the Internet, and often at discount prices.
Reds-James Marshall Brooks, John Waterer, Atro-sanguineum, Alexander Adie, Baron Schroeder.
Brooks Brothers: Naturally, a retailer who specializes in classic clothing would be able to provide direction in how to look your best.
Brooks Brothers sells non-iron shirts in both solids and prints.
You can never go wrong with a shirt from Brooks Brothers.
In my opinion, inexpensive clothes from retailers like Zara and H&M that offer a modern fit often look better than more expensive clothing from places like Brooks Brothers (the inventors of the American "sack" suit).
While it's true you can get a handsomely made jacket at Brooks Brothers, the odds are fairly good that you'll find a comparable look, at say, Banana Republic.
Brooks Brothers: While it's true that Brooks Brothers has a reputation for pricey threads, you'll be delighted to see that the prices are actually "much" cheaper than the ones at Nordstrom.
Brooks Brothers: The classic company features a fine classic coat in black, the Fitzgerald Fit.
I founded the company with Stephen Brooks when we were living on a permaculture farm and educational sustainability center in the rainforest of Costa Rica.
Discount Dresses Online offers Anna Brooks Special Occasion Plus formal wear and is one of the biggest suppliers of women's plus size formals up to size 26.
Having proven his ability on the stage in both music and movement, Hines set his sights on the silver screen, landing a role in the Mel Brooks movie History of the World, Pt. 1 in 1986.
One song in particular, called the Boot Scootin' Boogie, became a huge hit after it was recorded by the popular band Brooks and Dunn.
Bader is a long-time dance choreographer who created dozens of line dances, including the dance that eventually became a smash hit with Brooks & Dunn's Boot Scootin' Boogie.
Frequently danced at country western dance halls and bars, the Boot Scootin' Boogie is danced to a song by the same name performed by Brooks & Dunn.
The classic Louise Brooks bob, with bangs cut thick and just above the eyebrows and the hair shiny and straight against the head was a strong, sophisticated look.
It was a Louise Brooks look, only with a bit more swing and less product.
In the early 1920s, fashion designer Coco Chanel, as well as actresses such as Louise Brooks, made the bob haircut all the rage.
One label known for its dedication to classic and conservative clothing is Brooks Brothers.
Brooks Brothers is very careful to keep its hemlines at a modest length, not to mention that necklines remain reasonably high up on the chest.
Moreover, the cut of Brooks Brothers' designs is tailored and fitted, but not excessively revealing.
Many politically prominent women shop at Brooks Brothers in order to ensure that their apparel enhances their look without distracting viewers.
The downside to stores like Brooks Brothers is that they are expensive.
However, Banana Republic caters to a younger crowd than Brooks Brothers.
Unfortunately, as is the case with Brooks Brothers, most stores offering tailored conservative suits and dresses charge abundantly for the cut and care of their styles.
'Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer': Since it was first written by Randy Brooks in 1979, this fun carol has been delighting all ages.
Bishop Phillip Brooks was inspired by his trip to the Holy Land in 1865.
A few years later at his church in Philadelphia, Brooks asked his organist, Lewis Redner, to set the tune to music for the choir.
For example, if he or she is a huge Garth Brooks fan, write a country ditty.
The Kristin Brooks Hope Center is one of the greatest resources for people struggling with thoughts of suicide.
On the sophisticated side, try the beautiful Brooks boots.
In short and tall styles, the Brooks boot combines leather uppers with fleece linings.
Burrescia also recommends the Brooks PureDrift running shoe.
Designed specifically with the motions of running in mind, this shoe is described as "hyper-light" on the Brooks website (see purchasing link below), due to the fact that it is just over five ounces.
This shoe is available from Sport Chalet for around $100 and it can also be purchased directly from Brooks.
A GearInstitute review describes the Brooks Pure Drift as a "must-try" for runners who "like classically-designed running shoes and want to get as light as possible."
The Young and the Restless originally focused on the wealthy Brooks family and the poorer Foster family.
Matthew Applewhite (Mehcad Brooks) arrives on Wisteria Lane at the end of the first and beginning of the second season.
Brooks arrived in Salem in 2005 to fill the role of Max Brady.
In 1973, William and Lee Bell created a show based on two rivaling families: the affluent Brooks' and the less affluent Fosters.
Eventually, the format went to 60 minutes and after following the battling Foster's and Brooks' for seven years, writers and producers decided to change things up a bit.
In a restaurant in Genoa City, a prominent publisher named Stuart Brooks paid for Brad's meal and offered him a job.
Jill Foster Abbott is a legacy character and the only remaining tie to the original Foster and Brooks families.
The characters as originally created by William J. and Lee Phillip Bell were the well-to-do Brooks family and poor Foster family.
He has three deceased children, is also the father of Lexie Brooks Carver, Benjy Hawk, E.J.
Maryann offered Tara unconditional acceptance and affection while also introducing Tara to a more orgiastic lifestyle and a young man named Eggs (Mehcad Brooks).
As noted on the website Cute Cheerleading Quotes, Erin Brooks said, "Cheerleading is not what it used to be.
If you require a robe that's appropriate for lounging and entertaining, visit Brooks Brothers.
As the oldest clothing retailer in the United States, "Brooks Brothers is an American Icon," according to their company history.
Brooks Brothers has a 90-day return policy.
He found himself playing backup and session musician again, playing live and in studio with big name artists such as Alan Jackson, Brooks and Dunn, Charlie Daniels and The Dixie Chicks.
Two coinciding tours, supporting Brooks and Dunn and Kenny Chesney, increased Urban's rise to fame.
Written by Randy Brooks in 1978, Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer was recorded and released for the first time in 1979 by Elmo and Patsy Shropshire.
The husband and wife musician team heard Brooks perform the song at a resort in Lake Tahoe and asked him for a cassette copy so that they could learn it.
Afterward, they made a deal with Brooks to record the song and pressed up a run of seven inch singles, which they released through their own label, called Elmo and Patsy.
Brooks has built a career on two kinds of songs: wild cowboy party tracks and heart-on-the-sleeve love songs.
Brooks could populate a best love song list on his own with songs like Unanswered Prayers and The Dance, but Shameless is his signature love song.
Garth Brooks makes having a country hit look easy, and many of his songs have managed to win both fan support and critical acclaim.
Of course, it didn't hurt that the b-side for this single was another Brooks mega-hit, Friends in Low Places.
Using his puppets and ventriloquism skills, he performed songs by Etta James, Garth Brooks, Nat King Cole and Louis Armstrong, among others.
In 1888 the Smith Observatory was built at Geneva, being maintained by William Smith, and placed in charge of Dr William Robert Brooks, professor of astronomy in Hobart College.
Cranmer had been tried by a papal commission, over which Bishop Brooks of Gloucester presided, in September 1555.
Brooks had no power to give sentence, but reported to Rome, where Cranmer was summoned, but not permitted, to attend.
Brooks, " The LifeHistory of the Hydromedusae: a discussion of the Origin of the Medusae, and of the significance of Metagenesis," Mem.
The stones were carefully cleared from the fields, which were also watered from canals and conduits, communicating with the brooks and streams with which the country " was well watered everywhere," and enriched by the application of manures.
Brooks (edited by R.
The entire text of the London MS. was published by Land in the third volume of his Anecdota syriaca; and there is now an English translation by Hamilton and Brooks (London, 1899), and a German one by Ahrens and Kruger (Leipzig, 1899).
Channing, Henry Ward Beecher, Horace Bushnell, Phillips Brooks, to mention only a few.
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