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  • A Centenary Memorial of the P.M.

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  • Durrett, The Centenary of Louisville (Louisville, 1893), being No.

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  • The centenary of Wesley's death was kept in 1891.

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  • In celebration of the centenary of the Church, a fund of £250,000 was launched in 1 9 07, and this was brought to a successful issue.

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  • The centenary of Methodism was kept in 1839, a hundred years after the society first met at the Foundery.

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  • The centenary of Gioberti called forth several monographs in Italy.

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  • The centenary of his birth in 1904 was celebrated by a flood of articles in the newspapers and magazines, naturally coloured by the new controversy in England over the Tariff Reform movement.

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  • In 1875 he attended the Bunker Hill centenary at Boston, Mass., and delivered a remarkable address.

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  • In 1910 he was special American ambassador to the centenary celebration of Argentine independence.

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  • A collected edition of his works was published in England by Frances Power Cobbe (14 vols., 1863-1870), and another - the Centenary edition - in Boston, Mass., by the American Unitarian Association (14 vols., 1907-1911); a volume of Theodore Parker's Prayers, edited by Rufus Leighton and Matilda Goddard, was published in America in 1861, and a volume of Parker's West Roxbury Sermons, with a biographical sketch by Frank B.

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  • The centenary festival in 1904 was celebrated with enthusiasm by the Reformed Churches and their foreign missions throughout the world.

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  • TO DR. EDWARD EVERETT HALE [Read by Dr. Hale at the celebration of the centenary of Dr. Samuel Gridley Howe, at Tremont Temple, Boston, Nov. 11, 1901.] Cambridge, Nov. 10, 1901.

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  • Directed Ten Days To Be Suppressed In The Calendar; And As The Error Of The Julian Intercalation Was Now Found To Amount To Three Days In 400 Years, He Ordered The Intercalations To Be Omitted On All The Centenary Years Excepting Those Which Are Multiples Of 400.

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  • In1865-1866he was chairman of the central committee for the celebration of the centenary of American Methodism.

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  • Under Vitelleschi, the next general, the Society celebrated its first centenary on the 25th of September 1639, the hundredth anniversary of the verbal approbation given to the scheme by Paul III.

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  • The centenary of the New Church as a spiritual system was celebrated in 1857, as an external organization in 1883.

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  • A centenary edition of De revolutionibus orbium coelestium was issued at Thorn in 1873, and a German translation by C. L.

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  • Messages of congratulation came from the rulers of every Protestant nation in Christendom, and a centenary thanksgiving fund of 250,000 guineas was raised for extending the society's work.

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  • Relations with Great Britain, however, remained far from cordial until the celebration of the fourth centenary of Vasco da Gama's voyage to India, afforded the opportunity for a rapprochement in 1898.

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  • At the centenary show in 1898 provision was made for 40 classes for cattle, 29 for sheep, 18 for pigs, and 7 for animals to be slaughtered, whilst to mark the importance of the occasion the prizes offered amounted to close upon 5000 in value.

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  • The closing years of the 19th century were remarkable for the centenary commemorations of the older missionary societies.

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  • Much general comment on Moses Mendelssohn appeared in the press of the world on occasion of the centenary of the birth of the composer Mendelssohn in 1909.

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  • The Centenary of Methodism was celebrated in 1839 and £221,939 was raised as a thank-offering: £71,609 was devoted to the colleges at Didsbury and Richmond; £70,000 was given to the missionary society, which spent £30,000 on the site and building of a missionhouse in Bishopsgate Within; £38,000 was set apart for the removal of chapel debts, &c.

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  • A great struggle took place on the centenary of the battle of Plassey (June 23), and another on the 25th of August; but on both occasions the mutineers were repulsed with heavy loss.

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  • At the centenary show of the Smithfield Club in 1898 the highest average daily gains in weight amongst prize-winning cattle were provided by a Shorthorn-Aberdeen cross-bred steer (age, one year seven months; daily gain 2.4 7 lb); a Shorthorn steer (age, one year seven months; daily gain, 2.44 lb); and an Aberdeen-Shorthorn cross-bred steer (age, one year ten months; daily gain, 2� 33 lb).

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  • Of prize sheep at the centenary show the largest average daily gain was o.

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  • For Individual Authors, See Haliburton'S A Centenary Chaplet (1897), With A Bibliography; " Haliburton," By F.

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  • Ranck, Boonesborough: Its Founding, Pioneer Struggles, Indian Experiences, Transylvania Days and Revolutionary Annals (1901), and The Centenary of Kentucky (1892), containing an address, " The State of Kentucky: Its Discovery, Settlement, Autonomy and Progress in a Hundred Years," by Reuben T.

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  • In Ireland the Hibernian Bible Society (originally known as the Dublin Bible Society) was founded in 1806, and with it were federated kindred Irish associations formed at Cork, Belfast, Derry, &c. The Hibernian Bible Society, whose centenary was celebrated in 1906, had then issued a total of 5,713,837 copies.

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  • The Baptist Society celebrated its centenary in 1892; the London Missionary Society (Congregational) did the same in 1895; the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge kept its bicentenary in 1898; the Church Missionary Society its centenary in 1899; the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel its bicentenary in 1900-1901; and the British and Foreign Bible Society its centenary in 1904.

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  • Lord Carrington, who was appointed governor in 1888, opened the railway to Queensland, and during the same year the centenary of the colony was celebrated.

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  • The centenary of the landing of Shortland was celebrated in 1897, when a monument commemorating the event was erected.

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  • These little papers, rapidly thrown off for a temporary purpose, were destined to form a very important ' The centenary of the Edinburgh Review was celebrated in an article in October 1902, and that of the Quarterly Review in two articles April and July 1909.

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  • A grant of £5000 was made from the Centenary Fund for the provision of Wesleyan day-schools.

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  • In one of the public squares stands the Austrian monument, executed by Pekary and erected in 1875 to commemorate the centenary of Austria's possession of Bukovina.

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  • Myers, Centenary Volume of the Baptist Missionary Society (1892); R.

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  • Munger's Horace Bushnell, Preacher and Theologian (Boston, 1899); also a series of papers in the Minutes of the General Association of Connecticut (Bushnell Centenary) (Hartford, 1902).

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  • Carrara erected a statue to his memory in 1876, and in 1887 the Societe d'economie politique celebrated his centenary with a notice of his life and works.

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  • In the forefront of the new movement are to be found men like Yoneharu Unkai and Shinkai Taketaro; the former chiselled a figure of Jenner for the Medical Association of Japan when they celebrated the centenary of the great physician, and the latter has carved life-size effigies of two Imperial princes who lost their lives in the war with China (1894 95).

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  • in The Times) published on the occasion of the centenary of his death contain interesting appreciations.

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  • Ward, then began to work on commissions, and at the age of twenty-three received from the town of Concord, Massachusetts, an order for his well-known statue "The Minute Man," which was unveiled (April 19, 1875) on the centenary of the battle of Concord.

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  • The centenary of Gibbon's death was celebrated in 1894 under the auspices of the Royal Historical Society: Proceedings of the Gibbon Commemoration, 1 79418 94, by R.

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  • In 1978, at the time of the centenary celebrations, the original pews were replaced with more flexible modern chairs.

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  • centenary as a city and fifty years as a capital.

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  • However, in 2005, the journal published an additonal issue to celebrate the society's centenary.

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  • centenary celebrations, the original pews were replaced with more flexible modern chairs.

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  • centenary exhibition of the club in 2002.

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  • centenary tribute.

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  • centenary shirt signed by Charlton legend Richard Rufus.

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  • centenary edition in 1937 on the anniversary of the birth of D. L. Moody.

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  • The festival will mark the first centenary of Morley Library.

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  • We are coming up to the double centenary of the abolition of Britain's participation in the slave trade.

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  • The exhibition celebrates centenary of Dhaka regaining the status of a capital city on 16 October 1905.

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  • County Hall marks centenary Tuesday 31 January 2006 The imposing Grade II* listed County Hall building in Northallerton is 100 years old today.

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  • The Princes ' visit was to mark the supposed centenary of the company - in fact the company was already 104 years old!

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  • centenary in three years might be an appropriate time to ensure that we have such a center.

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  • centenary of the founding of the Cambridge School of Art.

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  • centenary of the birth of novelist Evelyn Waugh.

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  • centenary of the discovery of electromagnetism by Michael Faraday.

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  • centenary of the opening of Snow Hill Congregational Church.

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  • centenary of the death of John Charles Ryle.

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  • centenary of the publication of Lenin's 'What is to be done?

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  • commemorate this milestone in the project's development is being planned later in this the centenary year of Anthony Asquith.

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  • The cover of the 100th anniversary commemorative booklet published on the centenary in 1996.

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  • Every floor of Centenary has a fire marshal whose job is to check and clear areas of persons.

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  • Being part of the centenary jamboree and supporting participants from over 200 countries is something not to be missed.

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  • Laburnum pilot was launched on Saturday 26 June during a Street party to celebrate the Centenary of Haggerston Baths on laburnum pilot was launched on Saturday 26 June during a Street party to celebrate the Centenary of Haggerston Baths on Laburnum Street.

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  • An event to commemorate this milestone in the project's development is being planned later in this the centenary year of Anthony Asquith.

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  • All of which leaves the centenary Tour delicately poised.

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  • At the centenary show of the Smithfield Club in 1898 the highest average daily gains in weight amongst prize-winning cattle were provided by a Shorthorn-Aberdeen cross-bred steer (age, one year seven months; daily gain 2.4 7 lb); a Shorthorn steer (age, one year seven months; daily gain, 2.44 lb); and an Aberdeen-Shorthorn cross-bred steer (age, one year ten months; daily gain, 2� 33 lb).

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  • He died at Göttingen on the 23rd of February 1855 The centenary of his birth was celebrated (1877) at his native place, Brunswick.

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  • For many years Quinet received little attention in France, but it was revived, though not very strongly, by the publication in 1899 of Madame Quinet's Cinquante ans d'amitie (that between her husband and Michelet), and by the centenary of his birth.

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  • Steve was awarded the Centenary Medal in 2001 in honor of his outstanding service to global conservation and Australian tourism.

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  • Julia Sharp Centenary College, Hackettstown, N.J.

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  • Frédéric-Auguste Bartholdi and Gustave Eiffel (yep, the same guy who built the Eiffel tower), built and sent the Statue of Liberty to the United States in honor of America's centenary of independence.

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  • Thus in 1907 at the Centenary Conference in Shanghai, when many topics were discussed centring in the question of the native Chinese Church, a general declaration of faith and purpose was adopted, which, after setting out the things held in common, proceeded, " We frankly recognize that we differ as to methods of administration and of church government; that some among us differ from others as to the administration of baptism; and that there are some differences as to the statement of the doctrine of predestination, or the election of grsce.

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  • He died at Göttingen on the 23rd of February 1855 The centenary of his birth was celebrated (1877) at his native place, Brunswick.

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  • York Powell) (1879) furnishes the English student with a pleasant and trustworthy path to a sound knowledge of Icelandic. The Grimm Centenary Papers (1886) give good examples of the range of his historic work, while his Appendix on Icelandic currency to Sir G.

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  • On The Other Hand, As The Golden Numbers Were Only Adapted To The Julian Calendar, Every Omission Of The Centenary Intercalation Would Require Them To Be Placed One Line Lower, Opposite The 6Th, For Example, Instead Of The 5Th Of The Month; So That, Generally Speaking, The Places Of The Golden Numbers Would Have To Be Changed Every Century.

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  • The Centenary of the Missionary Society falls in 1913, but Methodist Missions really date from 1786 when Dr Coke landed at Antigua.

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  • To celebrate the centenary of Moore's birth in 1898, John Hedgecoe prepared this highly personal yet highly authoritative book.

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  • centenary dinner.

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  • horse chestnut flowers " The Century of Genetics " a Special Event at the Centenary ASE Annual Meeting Spotlight on plants.

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