Cynthia smiled, remembering the early-days' confusion of opening the bed and breakfast, two newlyweds and one old man, operating on piggy bank finances and not an ounce of experience among them.
In the early days of the Republican party, when the shameful scenes of the Kansas struggle were exciting the whole country, and during the campaigns of 1857 and 1858, he became known as an effective speaker and ardent anti-slavery man.
From early days Bolton was famous for its woollen manufactures.
But guilt of that sort would hardly be consistent with his character as it appears in those early days.
The Labour movement in Australia may be traced back to the early days when transportation was in vogue, and the free immigrant and the time-expired convict objected to the competition of the bond labourer.
P. Tregarthen, Commonwealth of Australia; Ida Lee, Early Days of Australia; W.
Richard Strauss, in his edition of Berlioz's works on Instrumentation, paradoxically characterizes the classical orchestral style as that which was derived from chamber-music. Now it, is true that in Haydn's early days orchestras were small and generally private; and that the styles of orchestral and chamber music were not distinct; but surely nothing is clearer than that the whole history of the rise of classical chamber-music lies in its rapid differentiation from the coarse-grained orchestral style with which it began.
Since the early days of international telegraphy, conferences of representatives of government telegraph departments and companies have been held from time to time (Paris 1865, Vienna 1868, Rome 1871 and 1878, St Petersburg 1875, London 1879, Berlin 1885,1885, Paris 1891, Buda Pesth 1896, London 1903).
The single-wire earthed circuits used in the early days of telephony were subject to serious disturbances from the induction caused by currents in neighbouring telegraph and electric light wires, and from the varying potential of the earth due to natural or artificial causes.
From the early days of railways parliament has also been careful to provide for the safety of the public by inserting in the general or special acts definite conditions, and by laying upon the Board of Trade the duty of protecting the public using a railway.
Stone blocks were tried as sleepers in the early days of railways, but they proved too rigid, and besides, it was found difficult to keep the line true with them.
Occasionally the joints thus formed are " supported " on a sleeper, as was the practice in the early days of railway construction, but they are generally " suspended " between two sleepers, which are set rather more closely together than at other points in the rail.
In one respect Mallet gave him good counsel in those early days.
286-293, was a Menapian from Belgic Gaul, a man of humble origin, who in his early days had been a pilot.
In medieval ecclesiastical usage the term might be applied to almost any person having ecclesiastical authority; it was very commonly given to the more dignified clergy of a cathedral church, but often also to ordinary priests charged with the cure of souls and, in the early days of monasticism, to monastic superiors, even to superiors of convents of women.
Both in Europe and in Asia small feudal or aristocratic states tended to consolidate themselves into monarchies, but whereas in Europe from the early days of Rome onwards royalty has often been driven out and replaced temporarily or permanently by popular government, this change seems not to occur in Asia, where revolution means only a change of dynasty.
In those early days and early trials the dominant note of Pasteur's life was sounded.
In the early days of the Roman republic land in Italy was held largely by small proprietors, and agriculture was highly esteemed and classed with war as an occupation becoming a free man.
During the early days of his sojourn at court an incident happened which contributed in no small measure to the realization of his ambition.
Next, he summoned the chief men of the Francophile party in that republic to Lyons in the early days of 1802, in order to arrange with them the appointment of the chiefs of the executive.
From very early days executive officers known as " select-men," constables, clerks of markets, hog reeves, packers of meat and fish, &c., were chosen; and the select-men, particularly, gained power as the attendance of the freemen on meetings grew onerous.
From the scanty notices of Greek legend it may be gathered that an influx of tribes from the north contributed largely to its population, which was reckoned as Aeolic. It is probable that the country was originally of greater extent, for there was a tradition that the Phocians once owned a strip of land round Daphnus on the sea opposite Euboea, and carried their frontier to Thermopylae; in addition, in early days they controlled the great sanctuary of Delphi.
In 1803, having formally surrendered the part of Hesse on the left bank of the Rhine which had been taken from him in the early days of the Revolution, Louis received in return a much larger district which had formerly belonged to the duchy of Westphalia, the electorate of Mainz and the bishopric of Worms. In 1806, being a member of the confederation of the Rhine, he took the title of Louis I., grandduke of Hesse; he supported Napoleon with troops from 1805 to 1813, but after the battle of Leipzig he joined the allies.
Memphis was the chief city of the 1st nome of Lower Egypt; in its early days it was known as "the white walls" or the "white wall," a name which clung to its citadel down to Herodotus's day.
On the death of that king in 1885, Sagasta became premier with the assent of Canovas, who suspended party hostility in the early days of the regency of Queen Christina.
Although used in the early days to a limited extent as a food for milch cows and other stock, and to a larger extent as a manure, no systematic efforts were made anywhere in the South to manufacture the seed until the later 'fifties, when the first cotton seed mills were established.
In the early days of the petroleum industry the oil was transported in the most primitive manner.
on the 27th of September 1540, and successfully steered it through many perils that beset it in its early days.
There was always that love of overcoming difficulty inherent in a chivalrous nature; and this also accounts for that desire of surpassing every one else that marked his early days.
Of these the first extends from the early days of the empire to the accession of Suleiman I.,1301-1520(loo-926); the second from that event to the accession of Mahmud I.,1520-1730(926-1143); and the third from that date to the accession of 'Abd-u1-`Aziz,1730-1861(1143-1277).
She visited Coppet once or twice, but for the most part in the early days of the revolutionary period she was in Paris taking an interest and, as she thought, a part in the councils and efforts of the Moderates.
Moss's " Last Days of Wisconsin Territory and Early Days of Minnesota Territory " (1898);.
In early days the home of the Aymaras by Lake Titicaca was a "holy land" for the Incas themselves, whose national legends attributed the origin of all Quichua (Inca) civilization to that region.
Weak health, however, caused him from early days to devote himself to research, mainly on church history in the later middle ages, and his literary reputation rests on the important books he produced on this subject.
Abandoned placer mines are to be found in every part of the unsettled interior, showing how thoroughly it had been explored by goldhunters in those early days.
The district in dispute was the site of the fabled Lake of Parima and the Golden City of Manoa, the search for which in the early days of European settlement attracted so many adventurous expeditions, and which fascinated the imagination of Raleigh and drew him to his doom.
In Scott's early days a journey to London was beset with difficulties and even dangers; but railways have now brought it within a few hours' distance, and Scottish artists and literary men are tempted to seek a wider field.
Gladstone, in the early days of English sympathy with the South, said that he had "made a nation" - bore himself in his most responsible position during the gigantic conflict which ensued, cannot here be related in detail.
Hyde Park is a plateau almost in the centre of the city, which in the early days of Sydney was used as a race-course.
Thus in the early days of December confidence was considerably restored.
In the early days each church confined itself to celebrating its own martyrs; but it was not long before it became customary to celebrate the anniversaries of martyrs of other churches.
He was war correspondent to in the early days of the Franco-German War, but after Sedan he returned to Paris, where he became secretary to Gambetta and superintended the refugees in Paris.
The Babylonian king remained a priest to the last, under the control of a powerful hierarchy; the Assyrian king was the autocratic general of an army, at whose side stood in early days a feudal nobility, and from the reign of Tiglath-pileser III.
- In the early days of the decipherment of the cuneiform inscriptions, the reading of the proper names borne by Babylonians and Assyrians occasioned great difficulties; and though most of these difficulties have been overcome and there is general agreement among scholars as to the principles underlying both the formation and the pronunciation of the thousands of names that we encounter in historical records, business documents, votive inscriptions and literary productions, differences, though mostly of a minor character, still remain.
The latter portion was not much known to the Hebrews, but was vaguely feared as a power in the early days of the monarchy, though not in the later pre-Captivity period.
Consequently even the more sober histories contain a mass of fables about early days.
BAUDRY, or [[Balderich, Of Bourgueil]] (1046 or 1 0 471130), archbishop of Dol, historian and poet, was born at Meungsur-Loire, where he passed his early days.
From those early days when a fond mother wrote of him as having been " truly converted to God," down to the verge of ninety years, he lived in the habitual contemplation of the unseen world, and regulated his private and public action by reference to a code higher than that of mere prudence or worldly wisdom.
In its early days the ceramic industry of this province owed something to the assistance of Korean experts who settled there after the expedition of 1592.
Later in 1863, when the battle of Chattanooga brought the Federals to the borders of Georgia, Johnston was assigned to command the Army of Tennessee at Dalton, and in the early days of May 1864 the combined armies of the North under Sherman advanced against his lines.
Reference may be made to papers written in the early days of the process by C. F.
In the early days of British administration the hill people, the Nats and Santals, gave much trouble.
His most original contribution to the substance of Roman literature was that he first shaped into poetry the experience of his own heart, as it had been shaped by Alcaeus and Sappho in the early days of Greek poetry.
From the early days of the conquest they spread to the south, and established the duchies of Spoletum and Beneventum in the modern kingdom of Naples.
- In the early days of goldwashing in California and Australia, when rich alluvial deposits were common at the surface, the most simple appliances sufficed.
At the beginning of 1914 he was promoted to the responsible post of financial secretary to the Treasury, in which capacity he was of material assistance in the financial improvisation which had to be effected in the early days of the war.
His Latin text is probably as ancient as the Greek text of Marcellus, because the Roman Church must always have been bilingual in its early days.
In point of fact this problem had been partially solved in the early days of the zgth century, thanks to the sagacious guesses of the German philologist Grotefend.
In the early days of coal-mining, open working, or quarrying from the outcrop of the seams, was practised to a considerable extent; but there are now few if any places in England where this can be done.
COUNT MIKHAIL MIKHAILOVICH SPERANSKI (1772-1839), Russian statesman, the son of a village priest, spent his early days at the ecclesiastical seminary in St Petersburg, where he rose to be professor of mathematics and physics.
Since the early days of rifled guns tangent sights have been improved in details, but the principles remain the same.
gun in which the rear sight, equipped with a mirror, was placed on the chase, and the fore-sight on the muzzle, &c. In the early days of B.L.
His Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in,California, originally privately printed in 1878, was republished in 1893 with George C. Gorham's Story of the Attempted Assassination of Justice Field.
Wellington and Blucher were disposed as follows in the early days of June (Map I.).
In the early days of this expansion Congregationalism and Presbyterianism worked hand in hand, but the so-called "Plan of Union" (1801) was successively abandoned by the Conservative Presbyterians in 1837 and by the Congregationalists through the "Albany Convention" in 1852.
Kingston (at first called "Kingstown," from Kings Towne, Rhode Island) was commonly known in its early days as the "Forty Township," because the first permanent settlement was made by forty pioneers from Connecticut, who were sent out by the Susquehanna Company and took possession of the district in its name in 1769.
VASILY VASILEVICH GOLITSUIN (1643-1714), Russian statesman, spent his early days at the court of Tsar Alexius where he gradually rose to the rank of boyar.
Peel on this subject in the early days of the Tory administration, and the queen talked of reducing her establishment in order that she might give away larger sums in charities.
Tondern was in early days a seaport, but since the reclamation of the marshes and the dredging of the Widane navigation has ceased, and vessels load and unload at Hoyer, with which the place has direct railway communication.
The early days of the war being unsuccessful, the proclamation of the duke of Brunswick excited all hearts; who could go to save France on the frontiers and leave Paris in the hands of his enemies?
Edison, the last-named inventor elaborating a type of meter which he employed in connexion with his system of electric lighting in its early days.
Urquhart, Newark, The Story of its Early Days (Newark, 1904); and J.
of Scotland - perhaps through a connexion formed in early days at Paris.
The question of whether the aether is carried along by the earth's motion has been considered from the early days of the undulatory theory of light.
Hegesippus wrote in the 2nd century a collection of memoirs containing accounts of the early days of the church, only fragments of which are extant.
They were regarded in early days as occasions for the free exercise of spiritual gifts.
In the early days the Church was thought of as a community of saints, all of whose members were holy, and as a consequence discipline was strict, and offenders excluded from the Church were commonly not readmitted to membership but left to the mercy of God.
In the early days of the Boer War (1899-1902) Stellenbosch was one of the British military bases, and was used as a "remount" camp; and in consequence of officers who had not distinguished themselves at the front being sent back to it, the expression "to be Stellenbosched" came into use; so much so, that in similar cases officers were spoken of as "` Stellenbosched" even if they were sent to some other place.
In the early days the electors were chosen in many states by the legislatures, but by 1832 South Carolina was the only state retaining this method, and in 1868 she also dropped it.
In the first place, there were in early days far more bishops in proportion to the number of believers than is the custom now; and, secondly, it was the rule (except in cases of emergency) to baptize only in the season from Easter to Pentecost, and the bishop was always present and laid his hands on the newly baptized.
In early days the placer gold mines of the Columbia, Fraser and Caribou attracted miners from everywhere, but these have declined, and lode mines supply most of the gold as well as the other metals.
There has been no successful attempt to introduce the "wild cat " banking, which had such disastrous effects in the early days of the western states.
The efforts which were consequently made in the early days of spectroscopy to discover some numerical relationship between the different wave lengths of the lines belonging to the same spectrum rather disregard the fact that even in acoustics the relationship of integer numbers holds only in special and very simple cases.
In these early days Peter would very willingly have made peace with his formidable rival if he had been allowed to retain these comparatively modest conquests.
In early days a limited number of Chinese settled in the islands, intermarried with the natives and by their industry and economy generally prospered.
These ideas had taken shape, in all essentials, during the early days of the Church, underwent further development in the middle ages, and were maintained by the Catholic Church in the face of the opposition of the Reformers, while all the Protestant Churches rejected them.
All that was done or taught in Rome was immediately echoed through all the other Churches; Irenaeus and Tertullian constantly lay stress upon the tradition of the Roman Church, which in those very early days was almost without rivals, save in Asia, where there were a number of flourishing Churches, also apostolic in origin, forming a compact group and conscious of their dignity.
Whatever may be said as to its historical value, it symbolizes very well the great authority of the Roman Church in the early days of Christianity; an authority which was then administered by the bishops of Rome, and came to be more and more identified with them.
In the early days of Washington it was a social centre of some importance, where many members of Congress as well as some cabinet officers and representatives of foreign countries lived and the President gave state dinners; and here were the studio, for two years, of Gilbert Stuart, and "Kalorama," the residence of Joel Barlow.
He was largely instrumental in the foundation of ecoles normales in provincial towns, and himself gave courses of lectures on psychology and practical ethics in their early days.
(Reeves's Finding of Wineland contains fine photographs of all the vellum pages that give the various Vinland narratives.) According to Flatey Book saga, Biarni Heriulfsson, on a voyage from Iceland to Greenland in the early days of the Greenland colony, was driven out of his course and sighted new lands to the south-west.
This policy he continued during the early days of the now consolidated Republic, and gave it the appropriate name of "opportunism."
In the early days an attempt was made to copy the Chinese methods, and the various processes were manual.
In the early days of his bishopric he used to travel about his diocese attended by a little troop of skilled masons.
Silver mines have proved of far greater importance, in early days near Thunder Bay on Lake Superior, more recently in the cobalt region near Lake Temiscaming on the east side of the province.
There are also numerous universities throughout the province, founded in early days by the various religious bodies.
The authorities may be excused for their' inability in the early days of the war to grasp the essential facts of the situation, but they laid themselves open to severe criticism for the delay in realizing that a change of policy was necessary.
In the early days of rotatory kilns producer gas was used as a fuel, but with little success; about 1895 petroleum was used in the United States with complete success, but at a relatively heavy cost.
His behaviour on this occasion ("But Gallio cared for none of these things") shows the impartial attitude of the Roman officials towards Christianity in its early days.
In the early days of Rome, office was only open to the member of a patrician gens.
The Dutch Reformed Church in the Transvaal, pervaded by a spirit and faith not unlike those which distinguished the Covenanters, was divided in the early days into three sects.
When not fighting natives in those early days Kruger was engaged in distant hunting excursions which took him as far north as the Zambezi.
Thus, in Jerusalem, much of the local influence is in the hands of the families of El-Khalidi, El-Husseini and one or two others, who derive their descent from the heroes of the early days of Islam.
In the early days of Greece the Argives enjoyed high repute for their musical talent.
In his early days he was famous as a pleader, and his knowledge of Roman law is reflected in parts of his writings.
During the early days of the East India Company's rule the promotion of education was not recognized as a duty of government.
In the early days of British rule no system whatever prevailed throughout the Bombay presidency; and even at the present time there are tracts where something of the old confusion survives.
In the early days of railway enterprise the agency of private companies guaranteed by the state was exclusively employed, and nearly all the great trunk lines were made under this system, but the leases of the last three of these lines, the Great Indian Peninsula, the Bombay Baroda and Central India, and the Madras companies, fell in respectively in 'goo, 1905 and 1907.
In those early days the Aryan tribes were divided into four social grades on a basis of colour: the Kshatriyas or nobles, who claimed descent from the early leaders; the Brahmans or sacrificing priests; the Vaisyas, the peasantry; and last of all the Sudras, the hewers of wood and drawers of water, of non-Aryan descent.
It was serious enough that the positions indicated by Cadorna in the early days of the war had not been prepared.
Pope, Early Days in Arkansas (Little Rock, 1895); and F.
He was kept under surveillance there for nearly a month, and in the early days of July was imprisoned in La Force.
Hydraulic mining is no longer practised on the scale of early days.
Field, Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California (privately published, copyright 1893).
Mahommedans who do not acknowledge the spiritual authority of the Ottoman sultan, such as the Persians and Moors, look to their own rulers for the proclamation of a jihad; there has been in fact no universal warfare by Moslems on unbelievers since the early days of Mahommedanism.
Moreover, in the early days of the Reformation the Catholic Church charged it with a lawless individualism, a charge which was seemingly made good by an extreme divergence in theological opinion and by riots in various parts of the Protestant world.
The form of government is modelled roughly upon the system adopted in the Malay States of the peninsula during the early days of their administration by British residents.
None the less it is possible, even in the early days of political development in Greece, to find some traces of a tendency towards united action.
We hear of correspondence between the Romans and German chieftains in the early days of the empire.
His father, a president of the parlement of Paris, who came of the family of the famous president noticed below, was guillotined during the Terror, and Count Mole's early days were spent in Switzerland and in England with his mother, a relative of Lamoignon-Malesherbes.
In the early days of the 19th century, the usual length of alpaca staples appears to have been about 12 in., this being a three years' growth; but to-day the length is little more than about half this, i.e.
This peculiarity of jute, coupled also with the fact that the machinery on which it was first spun, although quite suitable for the stronger and more elastic fibres for which it was designed, required certain modifications to suit it to the weaker jute, was the cause of many annoyances and failures in the early days of the trade.
In the early days of 1813 sympathy with the national enthusiasm against the French carried him so far as to buy a set of arms; but he stopped short of volunteering for active service, reflecting that Napoleon gave after all only concentrated and untrammelled utterance to that self-assertion and lust for more life which weaker mortals feel but must perforce disguise.
Among the many terms used in the early days of Protestant theology to denote the great systems, three deserve special notice - Thetic Theology, Positive Theology, Dogmatic Theology.
In the early days of Christian worship, when Jewish custom was followed, the Bible furnished all that was thought necessary, containing as it did the books from which the lessons were read and the psalms that were recited.
They at that time occupied the Cape peninsula and sur- the Native rounding country, and in the early days of the settlement caused the colonists a considerable amount of trouble.
His poems, including " Afar in the desert I love to ride," depict the scenes of those early days in glowing lines.
This was especially the case in early days.
The central position and military security of the city naturally tended to raise it to a commanding position among the Boeotians, and from early days its inhabitants endeavoured to establish a complete supremacy over their kinsmen in the outlying towns.
In the early days of his tutorship had met the Quietist apostle, Mme Guyon, and had been much struck by some of her ideas.
The early days of parliamentary rule produced Manoel Fernandes Thomas and Manoel oratory.
These were few in number during the early days of the Capetian dynasty; for though the king always maintained the principle that he was judge, and even that his competence in this respect was general and unlimited, this competence was at the same time undefined and it was not compulsory to submit cases to the king.
Great hills were razed and tumbled into the bay for the gain of land; others were pierced with cuts, to conform to street grades and to the checker-board city plan adopted in the early days.
L.) History The country now forming the republic of Bolivia, named after the great liberator Simon Bolivar, was in early days simply a portion of the empire of the Incas of Peru (q.v.).
In its early days the institution was the chief centre of scientific activity in South Wales, those associated with its work including L.
Lake in Early Days of Monasticism on Mount Athos (1909) traces the development through three well-defined stages in the 9th and 10th centuries - (a) the hermit period, (b) the loose organization of hermits in lauras, (c) the stricter rule of the monastery, with definite buildings and fixed rules under an ii-youµevos or abbot.
In the early days most of them worshipped at the Female Orphan Asylum, St George's, whose chaplain, Rev. Jacob Duche, like Clowes at Manchester, preached the doctrines from his own pulpit.
In early days it was the source of the salt supply of the surrounding country; and the manufacture of salt is now an important industry.
The legend recounts how that in the early days of the Captivity Susannah, the beautiful and pious wife of the rich Joakim, was walking in her garden and was there seen by two elders who were also judges.
The town was founded in 1819, and in its early days was largely resorted to by Griquas and Bechuana for the sale of ivory, skins and cattle.
In the early days of Christianity the town became the seat of a bishopric, and numerous ruins of Coptic convents are in the neighbourhood.
With them came land speculation, litigiousness, the development of mines and mining-camp law, and the passion of politics, of which duels were one feature of early days.
In early days Mexican and American military detachments escorted the caravans on either side of the international line.
- The fauna is very varied, but some of the wild animals common in the early days of the colony have been exterminated (e.g.
In this account nothing is said of confession; but it would appear that in early days the sins were made known to the congregation, and in notorious cases they would take the initiative and expel the offender.
In the early days of the siege, indeed, the allied armies were twice in great peril.
During his early days he took part in campaigns in Flanders, Scotland and Wales, but was quite overshadowed by his elder brother Thomas (see below).
From very early days Christianity was hailed as the " new law "; and the suppression of the rigorist sects, by definitely giving law supremacy over enthusiasm, aggrandized it, but at the same time aggrandized the sacraments.
Resolutely Protestant in early days and even Calvinistic, it yielded to the suggestions of its episcopal constitution' and sacramental liturgies; and now its theologies range from Calvinism at one extreme to outspoken hatred of Protestantism at the other.
Of the palaces outside the walls, the most frequented were the palace at the Ilebdomon, now Makrikeui, in the early days of the Empire, and the palace of the Pege, now Balukli, a short distance beyond the gate of Selivria, in later times.
Inquiry still takes this shape, and when any part of Disraeli's career is studied, the laces and essences, the rings over gloves, the jewelled satin shirt-fronts, the guitareries and chibouqueries of his early days are never remote from memory.
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.
These were rhymed but also alliterative, in regular form, with prologue or mansong (often the prettiest part of the whole), main portion telling the tale (mostly derived in early days from the French romances of the Carlovingian, Arthurian or Alexandrian cycles, or from the mythic or skriik-segur), and epilogue.
The able opportunist Sir Anthony St Leger, who was accused by one party of opposing the Reformation and by the other of lampooning the Sacrament, continued to rule during the early days of Edward VI.
In the early days cattle were the chief export.
Israel), and partly with the eponym of the Joseph tribes whose early days were spent around Shechem, the removal of whose bones from Egypt must have found a prominent place in the traditions of the tribes concerned (Gen.
In the early days of the commission, i.e.
Their origin must probably be sought in the action of communities of Mozhrabes, Christians living under Moslem rule as rayahs, who put themselves under Christian chiefs of the early days of the reconquest for The Towns.
It is the seat of the New York State School for the Blind, and of St Joseph's Academy (Roman Catholic), and has'a historical museum, housed in the Old Holland Land Office (1804), containing a large collection of relics of the early days of New York, and a memorial library erected in 1889 in memory of a son by Mary E.
Many co-operative dairies have persisted since the early days of farmers' granges.
In the early days little was known about the western half of the island.
Except maybe in the early days they printed dailies, so you better add a few to the number.
able pen then mine deals with these early days and it only remains to fill in one or two items.
bake the early days of the sanctions, dual use items included everything from baking soda to truck tires.
His early days were spent taking pictures of the couture shows in Paris where he often found himself developing films in the hotel bathtub.
bothythe early days some folk used old bothies.
brand-new collection of 100 little-known cryptic crosswords from the early days of 1 Across magazine.
Super hero ' Simmonds Man ', was a funny send-up of the early days of silent cinema.
The early days of the walk were a remote memory.
He performed pioneer work in the early days of the management of tracheo-oesophageal fistula in neonates.
Although they were key makers, they also in the early days made toasting forks.
hickory golf clubs to get a real feel for the early days of golf.
impressive to see the range of artists included from the early days of the scheme up to most recent sets.
It was one of the favorite tricks of British army interrogators of IRA suspects in the early days of the conflict in Northern Ireland.
Impunity In the early days of the Darfur crisis the Khartoum government armed Arab militia to fight the rebels.
misinterpreted as a missile attack during the early days of long-range radar.
This happened in the early days of Al Gore's vise presidency, when he was still trying to be a practicing environmentalist.
To make extra money in the early days he sometimes drove the local stagecoach along the old plank road.
In the early days they had some very stormy Annual General Meetings.
The Museum has created a time warp back to the early days of aviation, by featuring many of its oldest aircraft.
In the early days of the sanctions, dual use items included everything from baking soda to truck tires.
In the early days the abbot of Fountains would have presided as host, but later entertained distinguished visitors in a private chamber.
In the early days of March the vessel left Vancouver commencing the return voyage to Europe.
Ever since those early days I had felt the impulse to describe them, but as is the case with all profound emotions, whether intellectual or moral, what we most desire to realize to ourselves we are the least inclined to reveal to the world at large.
In the early days of railways, roads were often taken across the line on the level, but such " level " or " grade " crossings are now usually avoided in the case of new lines in populous countries, except when the traffic on both the road and the railway is very light.
The walls and vault of this chapel are covered with some of the best-preserved and finest frescoes in Italy - among the noblest works of Fra Angelico and Luca Signorelli, mainly painted between 1450 and 1501 - the latter being of especial importance in the history of art owing to their great influence on Michelangelo in his early days.
In 1867 her majesty had started in authorship by publishing The Early Days of the Prince Consort, compiled by General Grey; in 1869 she gave to the world her interesting and simply written diary entitled Leaves from the Journal of our Life in the Highlands, and in 1874 appeared the first volume of The Life and Letters of the Prince Consort (2nd vol.
631); in Lycia, the old language became obsolete in the early days of Macedonian rule (see Kalinka, Tituli Asiae minoris, i.
As regards this latter, purely exoteric, doctrine, there can be little doubt of its owing its origin to considerations of theological expediency, as being calculated to supply a sufficiently wide formula of belief for general acceptance; and the very fact of this divine triad including the two principal deities of the later sectarian worship, Vishnu and Siva, goes far to show that these two gods at all events must have been already in those early days favourite objects of popular adoration to an extent sufficient to preclude their being ignored by a diplomatic priesthood bent upon the formulation of a common creed.
In these early days of the Internet Renaissance, the number of great masters is in the tens of thousands, not the hundreds.
The doctor, whether from lack of means or because he did not like to part from his young wife in the early days of their marriage, took her about with him wherever the hussar regiment went and his jealousy had become a standing joke among the hussar officers.
In the early days of October another envoy came to Kutuzov with a letter from Napoleon proposing peace and falsely dated from Moscow, though Napoleon was already not far from Kutuzov on the old Kaluga road.
In the early days the weather charts were drawn by hand with wax crayons.
The treatment of blacks and other minorities in the early days of America was an unmitigated injustice.
In the early days of auction sites, consumers felt gouged by shipping prices.
Perhaps its healthy status harkens back to its early days as mousers.
Capital One has a history of innovation from their early days as a small bank division.
Quilt sets make beautiful finishing touches on dark wood four-poster bed frames reminiscent of the early days of American history.
In the early days of film and television you became a make-up artist by getting an apprenticeship.
In the early days of computing, hackers usually inserted a virus through a program that would run when you completed a specific task or when a certain time hit.
It sure was nice to be so open, honest and willing in those early days and it is a struggle to get back there today.
April says people were only surprised because the early days of the relationship were cloaked in secrecy.
Clooney is remembered for riding his bike to auditions during the early days of his career.
From the reality genre's early days of MTV's Real World, to, well, almost any reality concept you can think of, reality shows have run the gamut.
From his early days as a child prodigy, Tiger Woods enjoyed a meteoric rise to the top to become one of the greatest golfers of all time.
Fans of Carell may know him from his early days on the short-lived Dana Carvey Show or from reporting duties on The Daily Show.
Her father was Ray Heatherton, who was a popular star on Broadway and became a television personality in the early days of the medium.
In the early days of film-making, it was common for actors to ditch their birth names for what the movie studios considered "better" monikers.
Nothing compares to taking a Nile honeymoon boat cruise in Egypt during the early days of wedded bliss.
In the early days of anthropology, modesty was considered a function of the sheath.
Nasal congestion, noise from the CPAP machine, needing to sleep on your back, and the strange sensation of air being forced into your airways can make sleep nearly impossible in the early days of treatment.
Since the early days of western attire, Wrangler's been a household name.
During the early days of video gaming back in the early 1980s, the leading video game console manufacturers like Sega and Atari were also the largest video game manufacturers.
In the very early days of video game development, the programmer, designer and artist on a game development team were often the same person.
Choose cars from the early days of the "Horseless Carriage" (yes, you can drive a 1886 Daimler Motor Carriage) to 1960's and 1970's muscle cars, modern vehicles, and special concept cars that may have only hit the drawing board.
In the early days of the Xbox, everyone was talking about Project Gotham Racing and Halo and other killer apps.
This hockey video game franchise has come a very long way since its early days on the Super Nintendo and Sega Genesis.
Needless to say, the industry and the genre has greatly evolved and matured since those early days.
I admit, I bought this game on a whim because, as a racing fan, I felt neglected in the early days of the Xbox.
In the early days of the video game industry, video game girls were few and far between.
In the early days of video gaming, sprites were limited to only a few colors, but as technology got better, sprites got more detailed and colorful.
In the early days of console systems, it was adequate to only purchase the system and an extra controller or two for more players.
Skeletal development refers to the development of the human skeletal system from the early days of pregnancy until the bones have reached full development in late puberty.
These emotions occur in the early days and weeks after the infant's death.
Since the early days of the company, Clairol has marketed its hair color products with clever and memorable catchphrases.
For instance, children in the early days of the U.S. were homeschooled because there weren't always schools in new settlements or the pioneer wilderness.
In the early days and weeks of pregnancy, it isn't uncommon to notice a mixture of light bleeding and vaginal discharge.
Véronique, a former Miss France, spent her early days growing up in the French Carribean on the island of Guadeloupe, and this tropical influence shines through in all of her designs.
Many Myspace friend generators are left over from the site's early days.
However, both members of a couple might miss some of the considerations and attentions paid during those early days and wonder why they have to be gone for good.
Therefore the wedding ring that will be worn out clubbing in the early days of marriage, in future years may also be worn when nursing a baby, digging a garden, or playing with grandchildren.
Having an extra potty chair in your car is particularly important during the early days of potty training, when young children are not able to "hold it" that long.
As decades have passed since the early days of cowboys vs. Indians and cartoon gunfighting, how has the level of violence affected young viewers?
In the early days of movies with sound, westerns, comedies, and dramas ruled the cinematic roost, but the horror movie was there, lurking in the shadows and waiting for the perfect moment to pounce on unsuspecting moviegoers.
In the early days of renting movies for home viewing, Blockbuster Video was the only option.
Here you can find movies from the early days of film.
Many other classic films were made in the early days of horror movies, and many of these still influence modern day movies.
The film's plot will focus on the early days of Captain America, such as when he becomes the superhero that he is.
Coronation Street: Back on the Street Blog: Here's the place to visit if you're a fan of Corrie's early days.
In its early days Neighbours Australian soap explored traditional family problems and domestic squabbles.
In her early days in Llanview, she married Mark Toland as a strategy to disguise her and Mark's complicity in the death of a patient.
In the early days Omega produced popular pocket watches and introduced their first wristwatch in 1900.
While you can expect long hours in the early days of starting a small business, it's important to strive to maintain balance in your life.
In those early days he commandeered the kitchen, made these products with his own hands and tested them on family and friends.
The use of breast pasties goes back to the early days of striptease and is still popular for strippers.
In their early days Oasis really played up to this rock star image.
When the band started, he was the most technically proficient of the group, and it was often the strength of his playing that carried the band through its early days.
Paul McCartney was the second member of the band in the early days and quickly joined Lennon in creating their sound.
Backyard parties and keggers were their main stage in the early days.
These soundtracks are just a sampling of some of the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful soundtracks, but there are many others, ranging from the musicals from early days of cinema up through modern times.
However, after Lloyd Webber saw a BBC documentary about the early days of Coney Island, he decided that would be the ideal setting.
It was released in 1956 and sold more than two million copies, a massive achievement in those early days of record stores.
It has been around for more than 60 years and employs about 250 professionals, most of them veterans from the shop's early days in Brooklyn.
Her early days were marked by serious health threats, and doctors were concerned about her ability to pull through.
Asimov's early robot stories deal, appropriately enough, with the early days of USRobots and the difficulties they encountered both in developing useful robots, and in gaining product acceptance of them once they were available.
While aliens in movies in the early days were often used as symbols of implacable enemies or threats, in the early days of television, they were almost universally employed at comic relief.
Generation ships in science fiction are plot devices from the early days of the genre, when it was discovered that the speed of light was an absolute maximum.
This exploratory element harkened back to the early days of the original Trek series as conceived by Gene Roddenberry.
In the early days of their blogs, professional bloggers spent lots of time simply commenting on others' blogs, posting in forums and participating in net wide blog carnivals.
Since blogging took root during the early days of the internet, many people including businesses and individuals have considered starting their own blog.
Workers have used mining helmets since the early days of the 20th Century.
Some items have become collector's pieces, especially from the early days of wearing throwback uniforms.
Since FrontPage has been around since the early days of the internet, there are a wide variety of sites dedicated to FrontPage resources tutorials.
In the early days of web design, it was creative and cool to create intro screens, animated banners and spinning buttons.
Some may even date back to the early days of the web, in low resolution or tiny 8-bit graphic style.
In its early days in the 1950's and 60's, the font was extremely popular and was used for simple text that was different for the time.
In the early days of HTML, this was indicated by the same word <BOLD>.
However, there was a problem in the early days of the web, when people were working with dialup and smaller computers.
In the early days of the web, the "pipe" would get clogged with requests (part of why the infamous "series of tubes" concept came into use) and the server couldn't send the data through the connection fast enough.
In the early days of the web, pages were indexed (or "spidered" or "crawled", depending on your preferred metaphor) based on the text in the HTML document.
In the simpler, kinder early days of the world wide web, all a page needed to do to get ranked was have a few good keywords and some banal copy and perhaps a meta-tag or two in the HEAD to attract attention.
Even in the early days of the world wide web there were websites like Tripod which would give you free web hosting along with a few basic HTML editing tools to establish your own home on the web.
Almost every educational institution has a website, and in the early days of the web, administrators often turned to the Art Department for design ideas.
In the early days of MySQL, you had to create your own PHP files (such as the one described on Kirupa.com) in order to parse all of the data out of those MySQL tables and into a well-formed XML document.
In the early days of web design, using the 216 web-safe colors was a mark of a conscientious and professional designer.
In the early days of the web, the final step to building a new website was to submit the domain name to the major search engines.
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