Carson Sentence Examples
It is met at several points by lines which serve the rich mining districts to the south; at Cobre by the Nevada Northern from Ely in White Pine county in the Robinson copper mining district; at Palisade by the Eureka & Palisade, a narrow-gauge railway, connecting with the lead and silver mines of the Eureka District; at Battle Mountain by the Nevada Central, also of narrow gauge, from Austin; at Hazen by the Nevada & California (controlled by the Southern Pacific) which runs to the California line, connecting in that state with other parts of the Southern Pacific system, and at Mina, Nevada, with the Tonopah & Goldfield, which runs to Tonopah and thence to Goldfield, thus giving these mining regions access to the Southern Pacific's transcontinental service; and at Reno, close to the western boundary, by the Virginia & Truckee, connecting with Carson City, Minden, in the Carson Valley, and Virginia City, in the Comstock District, and by the Nevada-California-Oregon, projected to run through north-eastern California into Oregon, in 1910, in operation to Alturas, California.
The cover pictured a character looking like Carnac the Magnificent from the old Johnny Carson TV show.
Carson City (named in honour of Christopher Carson) was settled in 1851 as a trading post, was laid out as a town in 1858, was made the capital of the state and the county seat of the newly erected county in 1861, and was chartered as a city in 1875.
Such are the Great Salt Lake and Carson deserts in the north, the Mohave and Colorado and Amargosa (Death Valley) deserts of the south-west.
This stream empties into the Humboldt lake, the overflow from which goes into the so-called Carson Sink.Advertisement
The " black mouse " or Carson field mouse (Microtus montanus) is found throughout Nevada, as well as in Utah, north-eastern California, and eastern Oregon; it multiplies rapidly under favourable conditions, and at times causes serious injury to crops.
At the head of the Humboldt river frosts are of almost nightly occurrence, and in the Carson Valley damaging frosts often occur in June.
The three principal areas in which irrigation is practicable are along the Humboldt river, in the plains watered by the Carson, Truckee and Walker rivers, and at the foot of the mountains along the western edge of the state.
After unsuccessful attempts to rid themselves of the mice, the farmers appealed to the United States Biological Survey, and alfalfa hay poisoned with strychnia sulphate was used successfully in the Humboldt Valley in January 1908 and in the Carson Valley, where a similar plague threatened, in April 1908.5 Minerals.
Of the manufacturing establishments in the state in 1900, 109, or 47.8%, were situated in Reno, Carson City and Virginia City, named in the order of their importance.Advertisement
The state maintains a penitentiary at Carson City and an insane asylum at Reno.
The first settlement in what is now the state of Nevada was planted in the valley of the Carson river in 1849.
In 1858 Carson City was laid out, and in the following year the people of Carson county held a mass meeting and chose delegates to a constitutional convention, which met at Genoa on the 18th of July 1859, and in ten days drafted a constitution.
The third constitutional convention in its history now met at Carson City and drew up a constitution which was duly ratified.
Hoffman, Californien, Nevada and Mexico (Basel, 1879); Nevada and her Resources, compiled under the direction of the State Bureau of Immigration (Carson City, 1894); U.S. Department of Agriculture, North America Fauna, No.Advertisement
Lake Charles, Westlake, Bogalusa, Bon Ami, Carson, Fisher, Fullerton, Leesville, Oakdale and Pickering were the leading sawmill towns of the state in 1908.
In 1917 he was appointed officer in charge of the Canadian war records, and in 1918 entered the Government as Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster in succession to Lord Cawley and director of the Ministry of Information in succession to Sir Edward Carson, but resigned in Oct.
Among the public buildings and institutions are the state capitol, the executive mansion (1909), the Federal building (in front of which is a monument to Kit Carson), the county court house, a National Guard armoury, a Federal industrial boarding school for Indians (with 300 pupils in 1908) and Saint Catherine's Industrial School for Indians (Roman Catholic).
Carson took part in the Mexican War, and, after the rush to the Pacific Coast began, engaged as a guide to convoy emigrants and drovers across the plains and mountains.
See Charles Burdett, Life of Kit Carson, the Great Western Hunter and Guide (New York, 1859; new ed., 1877); and De Witt C. Peters, The Life and Adventures of Kit Carson, the Nestor of the Rocky Mountains, from Facts Narrated by Himself (New York, 1858).Advertisement
He showed, moreover, as a Liverpool man, his strong sympathy with Ulster, threatened by the Home Rule bill; he went over to Ireland and constituted himself Sir Edward Carson's principal lieutenant in the resistance which he was organizing in North-East Ulster against Home Rule.
When the first Coalition Ministry was formed in May 1915, he was appointed Solicitor-General and knighted, and he succeeded Sir Edward Carson in November as AttorneyGeneral, a post he held till 1919.
The United States exploring expedition, commanded by John Charles Fremont, explored the Wind River Mountains and the South Pass in 1842, under the guidance of Kit Carson.
The only important region of coal mining in the state up to 1910 was in Carson county, where more than nine-tenths of the total output of the state was mined in 1907 and in 1908.
In 1843 General John C. Fremont with Kit Carson and three others explored the Great Salt Lake in a rubber boat.Advertisement
Before it was introduced he went to Belfast in Easter week, and at a great demonstration, presided over by Sir Edward Carson, encouraged the Ulstermen to trust to themselves; Belfast was again, he said, a besieged city; the Government by the Parliament Act had erected a boom against them - they would burst that boom; and it would be said of them that they had saved themselves by their exertions, and would save the Empire by their example.
Carson moved on New Year's Day 1913 to exempt Ulster from the operation of the bill, Mr. Law defined his position thus.
Long, Lord Curzon, Lord Selborne and Sir Edward Carson - and he himself took the Secretaryship of State for the Colonies.
It was natural, therefore, that he should be one of the four persons (the others being Mr. Lloyd George himself, Sir Edward Carson, and a Labour member) to whom Mr. Lloyd George, forcing the issue on Dec. I, asked Mr. Asquith to confide the absolute conduct of the war.
However the book manages to stand on its own as a purely visual document, a fascinating chronicle of David Carson's creative mind.
Awareness of a looming disaster was triggered by Rachel Carson's 1962 book Silent Spring.
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Four 3rd Armored cavalry regiment soldiers are awaiting trial on murder charges at Fort Carson, Colorado, in that case.
A singular menace to agriculture in Nevada was the plague in1907-1908of Carson field mice.
In 1854 the Utah legislature created the county of Carson, which included all the settlements in western Utah; but the inhabitants sought to rid themselves of all connexion with the people of the Salt Lake region, and petitioned Congress to annex them to California.
Four 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment soldiers are awaiting trial on murder charges at Fort Carson, Colorado, in that case.
Kohls, Marshalls, Old Navy and upscale department stores such as Macy's or Carson's are your best choices for getting the best deals on clothing.
Formed in 1984, by Rita Carson Guest, FASID, and John Guest, Carson Guest, Inc. offers interior design in Atlanta.
Carson Guest specializes in creating office spaces that are timelessly beautiful and functional.
The Carson Pirie Scott website design should be very familiar to you if shop other department stores online.
Dr. Ben Carson is the head of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Medical School.
He said his influences include comedians Bill Cosby, Red Skelton, George Carlin and Johnny Carson.
She was the first female comedian to ever be asked by then-host Johnny Carson to sit on his couch and chat.
One of his most famous early appearances was on The Tonight Show in 1981 with then-host Johnny Carson.
Letterman appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson a total of 22 times, and even guest hosted the program on many occasions.
After being well-groomed for late night by Carson, Letterman began his talk show career in 1982 with Late Night with David Letterman on NBC, which aired after The Tonight Show.
When Johnny Carson announced that he would retire in May 1992, Letterman seemed a likely candidate to fill Carson's shoes.
At age three, he appeared with his mother on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson.
He originally started out as a stand-up comedian, getting his big break on The Tonight Show With Johnny Carson in 1991.
He's also appeared on almost all of the late night talk shows, including Late Night with Conan O'Brien and Last Call with Carson Daly.
Jay Leno and Johnny Carson took careers to the bank with their fast wit and great quotes.
Johnny Carson described his retirement as, "It's just a television show, not the Dead Sea Scrolls."
There, you'll find the Carson OD-14 Clip & Flip Magnifying Lenses.
Take a speedy spin on this vintage beauty at the Kit Carson County Fairgrounds from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
It is the eighth largest lake in the world, and is situated between the high peaks of both the Carson and Sierra Nevada mountain ranges.
Currently, there are 16 counties and one independent city, Carson City.
The Nevada State Library and Archives has some early territorial marriage information for Carson County for 1856 through 1862.
They are also available at select retail stores, including Macy's, Bon-Ton, Parisian, Carson's, Boscov's and DSW.
Many of the vintage cars displayed here were previously owned by celebrities, such as Howard Hughes, Wayne Newton, Johnny Carson, and Nicholas Cage.
It was also featured on the wrist of Roger Moore in Octopussy and seen worn by Ed McMahon on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson.
Sparks and moves fly when Carson, leader of the West High Sharks falls for Penn, a member of the Easy High Jets.
Christina Aguilera, Carson Daly, Fred Durst, Britney Spears and Marilyn Manson were all targets, as was his record label.
The American version is hosted by Carson Kressley, formerly of the makeover show Queer Eye for the Straight Guy.
Begley's wife Rachelle Carson is also an actress, though her career never reached the heights of her husband's work.
Carson married Begley, Jr, in 2000, and it was his second marriage.
Carson also teaches Pilates in a home studio.
Carson, on the other hand, is not against environmental activism per se, but she is far less dedicated to the movement.
Timeline references allow fans to know when the stories take place and can feature familiar faces like Carson, Weir, Todd or Michael as well as Shepherd, McKay, Teyla and Ronon.