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Pictou County, Nova Scotia

West Colchester County (Colchester County, Nova Scotia) Northwest image By now a prominent local figure, Fulton was elected to the House of Assembly (Nova Scotia Legislative Assembly) in 1799 (the 8th General Assembly of Nova Scotia). He joined Edward Mortimer (Edward Mortimer (politician)) of Pictou (Pictou County, Nova Scotia) and William Cottnam Tonge of Halifax (City of Halifax) to form a "country party" that opposed powerful Halifax merchants allied with then Lieutenant Governor, Sir John Wentworth and the Privy Council (Privy Council of the United Kingdom), who favoured development of Halifax town at the expense of rural areas and were known at the time as the "court party". The country party took three of four Halifax County seats contested, including Fulton who finished third. (At the time all candidates campaigned county-wide with the top four finishers receiving the four available seats.)

Summerside, Prince Edward Island

(Category:Summerside, Prince Edward Island) Category:Populated coastal places in Canada Category:Populated places established in 1840 Important manufacturing centres in the region include Pictou County (Pictou County, Nova Scotia), Truro (Truro, Nova Scotia), the Annapolis Valley and the South Shore (South Shore (Nova Scotia)), and the Strait of Canso area in Nova Scotia, as well as Summerside (Summerside, Prince Edward Island) in Prince Edward Island, and the Miramichi (Miramichi, New Brunswick) area, the North Shore (New Brunswick) North Shore

Cixi City

International Airport, Shanghai Hongqiao Airport and Shanghai Pudong International Airport. Water Transport: Within a radius of 150 kilometer, there are two international ports: the port of Shanghai and the port of Ningbo. Economy Cixi is an important manufacturing city in northern Zhejiang province.The Hangzhou Bay New District is located in the city. '''1.Ranks third among the top 100 cities for the national county-level economic development competitiveness''' 2.Ranks 9th among the top 100 counties for the national medium to small cities’ scientific development 3.Ranks 5th among the top 100 counties for being most promising for investment 4.Ranks 10th for being the best commercial county-level cities on the Forbes list Data GDP reaches high at 87.6 billion in 2011 Top 1 county for having a budgeted government revenue of 12.9 billion in 2011 Above-scale industrial output at 153.6 billion in 2011 The achievements of industry: the production base of Chinese home appliances、the production base of auto and motorcycle parts in China, the production base of Chinese mould, the biggest collecting and distributing center of antiquated furniture in China, the biggest processing base of eel in China, the biggest production base of microminiature bearings in Asia, the biggest production base of disposable lighter in the world, and the biggest production base of European style socket in the world. At present, Cixi already owns 35,000 industrial enterprises, with over 36 characteristic industrial cluster valued above a hundred million CNY and more than ten biggest domestic manufacturing centers, forming stanchion industry such as home appliances, light textile and chemical fiber, bearing and mould, food processing, auto and motorcycle parts as well as electric apparatus, and the industrial system which produces more than 3000 kinds of products, it forms extremely powerful supporting ability in plastic manufacturing, mould and hardware processing. Cixi already becomes one of the first batches of counties (cities) with self-supporting export exceeding 5 billion dollars in Zhejiang Province, and owns at least 1000 self-supporting enterprises with import and export actual performance, with 49 categories and more than 2000 varieties of export commodities, which are exported to 193 countries (areas) in five continents. The excellent industry environment and position advantages in Cixi gain more and more attention from the top 500 enterprises in the world. The gross retail sales of social consumption goods have ranked the first place in all counties and cities around the province for the successive ten years. The top 500 giants in retail industry in the world such as RT Mart and Metro have already settled one after another in Cixi. Cixi has abundant agricultural resources, and has formed five predominant industry of foreign exchange earning vegetable, famous fruit, special aquaculture, herbivorous livestock and poultry (bee), flowers and plant, consistently having been praised as “land of Chinese red bayberry”, “land of Chinese pear” and “land of vegetables”.

Murfreesboro, Tennessee

. Chattanooga was a vital rail hub (with lines going north toward Nashville (Nashville, Tennessee) and Knoxville (Knoxville, Tennessee) and south toward Atlanta), and an important manufacturing center for the production of iron and coke, located on the navigable Tennessee River. Situated between Lookout Mountain, Missionary Ridge, Raccoon Mountain, and Stringer's Ridge, Chattanooga occupied an important, defensible position. Korn, p. 32; Cozzens, pp. 21-23, 139; Eicher, p. 577; Woodworth, pp. 12-13; Lamers, p. 293; Kennedy, p. 226. During the Civil War, Bragg trained soldiers in the Gulf Coast (Gulf Coast of the United States) region. He was a corps commander at the Battle of Shiloh and subsequently was named to command the Army of Mississippi (later known as the Army of Tennessee). He and Edmund Kirby Smith attempted an invasion of Kentucky in 1862, but Bragg retreated following the inconclusive Battle of Perryville in October. In December, he fought another inconclusive battle at Murfreesboro, Tennessee, the Battle of Stones River, but once again withdrew his army. In 1863, he fought a series of battles against Maj. Gen. William S. Rosecrans and the Union (Union Army) Army of the Cumberland. In June, he was outmaneuvered in the Tullahoma Campaign and retreated into Chattanooga (Chattanooga, Tennessee). In September, he was forced to evacuate Chattanooga, but counterattacked Rosecrans and defeated him at the Battle of Chickamauga, the bloodiest battle in the Western Theater, and the only major Confederate victory. In November, Bragg's army was defeated in turn by Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant in the Battles for Chattanooga (Chattanooga Campaign). In later years, as Norton's health became uncertain, she moved to Florida in November 1966, and then to Murfreesboro, Tennessee. From February 21, 2005, she was under hospice care. She died at home on March 17, 2005, of congestive heart failure. On December 31, 1862, McNair and his troops participated in McCown's charge on the Union right at the Battle of Stones River near Murfreesboro, Tennessee. In May 1863 McNair and his division were sent to reinforce the Army of Tennessee (Confederate Army of Tennessee) under General Joseph E. Johnston for the relief of the siege at Vicksburg, Mississippi. McNair participated in the various battles around Jackson, Mississippi. Union Maj. Gen. (Major general (United States)) William S. Rosecrans's Army of the Cumberland marched from Nashville, Tennessee, on December 26, 1862, to challenge General Braxton Bragg's Army of Tennessee at Murfreesboro (Murfreesboro, Tennessee). On December 31, each army commander planned to attack his opponent's right flank, but Bragg struck first. A massive assault by the corps of Maj. Gen. William J. Hardee, followed by that of Leonidas Polk, overran the wing commanded by Maj. Gen. Alexander M. McCook (Alexander McDowell McCook). A stout defense by the division of Brig. Gen. Philip Sheridan in the right center of the line prevented a total collapse and the Union assumed a tight defensive position backing up to the Nashville Turnpike. Repeated Confederate attacks were repulsed from this concentrated line, most notably in the cedar "Round Forest" salient against the brigade of Col. William B. Hazen. Bragg attempted to continue the assault with the corps of Maj. Gen. John C. Breckinridge, but the troops were slow in arriving and their multiple piecemeal attacks failed. Frustrated with his prospects in Kentucky and low on supplies, Bragg withdrew through the Cumberland Gap, passed through Knoxville (Knoxville, Tennessee) and Chattanooga (Chattanooga, Tennessee), turned northwest, and eventually stopped in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. His army, joined with Smith's Army of Kentucky (Confederate Army of Kentucky) and together renamed the Army of Tennessee as of November 20, took up a defensive position northwest of the city along the West Fork of the Stones River. During a visit by Confederate President (President of the Confederate States of America) Jefferson Davis on December 16, Bragg was ordered to send the infantry division of Maj. Gen. Carter L. Stevenson to Mississippi to assist in the defense of Vicksburg (Vicksburg, Mississippi). The loss of Stevenson's 7,500 men would be sorely felt in the coming battle. Bragg reorganized his army, and Kirby Smith left for East Tennessee. Cozzens, pp. 29-30; Eicher, p. 371; Connelly, pp. 30-33; McDonough, p. 288. In late December, Rosecrans began his march against Bragg's Army of Tennessee, encamped outside Murfreesboro, Tennessee. The Battle of Stones River was the bloodiest battle of the war, in terms of percentages of casualties. Both Rosecrans and Bragg planned to attack the other's right flank, but Bragg moved first, early in the morning of December 31, driving the Union army back into a small defensive perimeter. As he realized the severity of the surprise attack, Rosecrans demonstrated the nervous hyperactivity for which he was known in battle. He personally rallied his men along the line, and gave direct orders to any brigades, regiments, or companies he encountered. Disregarding his own safety, he rode back and forth at the very front of his line and sometimes between his men and the enemy. Cozzens, ''No Better Place to Die'', p. 129; Lamers, pp. 202-34. As Rosecrans raced across the battlefield directing units, seeming ubiquitous to his men, his uniform was covered with blood from his friend and chief of staff, Col. Julius Garesché, beheaded by a cannonball while riding alongside. Cozzens, ''No Better Place to Die'', p. 166. right thumb Sword of the Lord headquarters, Murfreesboro, Tennessee. (File:SoTLSign.JPG) '''''The Sword of the Lord''''' is a Christian fundamentalist publisher, based in Murfreesboro (Murfreesboro, Tennessee), Tennessee, that publishes a newspaper of the same name as well as religious books, pamphlets, and tracts. The ''Sword of the Lord'' moved with the Rice family to Wheaton (Wheaton, Illinois), Illinois in 1940, and then to its present location in Murfreesboro (Murfreesboro, Tennessee), Tennessee in 1963. For 15 years, John R. Rice co-edited the paper with his brother Bill Rice (1912-1978). When Bill Rice died, Curtis Hutson replaced him as co-editor. Two years later John R. Rice died, and Hutson became the sole editor. Hutson died in 1995, and editorship passed to Shelton Smith, former pastor of the Church of the Open Door Carroll Christian Schools, Westminster, Maryland. In 1963, Rice moved "The Sword of the Lord" to Murfreesboro (Murfreesboro, Tennessee), Tennessee, where a street was eventually named for him. Rice's brother had established the Bill Rice Ranch, a ministry to the deaf, in Murfreesboro, and the cost of living was cheaper there. But Rice also wished to leave Wheaton, which had become a center of neo-evangelicalism that included not only Wheaton College (Wheaton College (Illinois)) but also the headquarters of Youth for Christ and the National Association of Evangelicals. Moore, 309. After football Berry currently lives with his wife in Murfreesboro (Murfreesboro, Tennessee), Tennessee. Klingaman, Mike. "Catching Up With...former Colt Raymond Berry," ''The Toy Department'' (''The Baltimore Sun'' sports blog), Tuesday, December 15, 2009. On February 5, 2012, Berry (with his strong ties to both teams playing in Super Bowl XLVI, the Giants and the Patriots) presented the Vince Lombardi Trophy to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, who awarded it to Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning. *'''Midwest''': Pecan Bowl in Abilene, Texas 1964–1967 & Arlington, Texas 1968–1970, Pioneer Bowl in Wichita Falls, Texas, 1971–1972 *'''Mideast''': Grantland Rice Bowl in Murfreesboro, Tennessee 1964–1968 & Baton Rouge, Louisiana 1969–1972 *'''East''': Tangerine Bowl (Capital One Bowl) in Orlando, Florida 1964–1967, Boardwalk Bowl in Atlantic City, New Jersey 1968–1972 birth_date origin Murfreesboro, Tennessee, USA (United States) instrument Vocals, Rhythm Guitar

Miramichi, New Brunswick

Junction West Eel Ground (Eel Ground, New Brunswick) Chaplin Island Road (Chaplin Island Road, New Brunswick) Northwest Chaplin Island Road (Chaplin Island Road, New Brunswick) south of Miramichi (Miramichi, New Brunswick), New Brunswick, Canada. thumb 350px right A photograph of the Morrissy Bridge (Image:MorrissyBridge.png) The '''Morrissy Bridge''' is a steel truss bridge crossing the Miramichi River at Miramichi (Miramichi, New Brunswick), New Brunswick, Canada. Born in Newcastle, New Brunswick (now Miramichi (Miramichi, New Brunswick)), he graduated from the Dalhousie University law school in Halifax. In 1924, he moved to Vancouver, British Columbia and practised law. Other cities and towns also elected new mayors: * In '''Miramichi (Miramichi, New Brunswick)''', John McKay (John McKay (New Brunswick politician)) won in a close three-way battle against Frank Trevors and Gerry Cormier. Arch Pafford, better known for founding the Confederation of Regions Party of New Brunswick, finished a distant fourth. There was no incumbent, as former mayor Rupert Bernard decided to (successfully) run for a seat on city council instead. * In '''Edmundston''', Gérald Allain defeated incumbent Jacques Martin. * The City of '''Edmundston''' banned smoking (Tobacco smoking) in indoor public places by a margin of 74.1% to 25.9%. * The City of '''Miramichi (Miramichi, New Brunswick)''' voted to scrap the ward (ward (politics)) system of electing city council in favour of ten at-large councillors. The plebiscite passed 53.7% to 46.3%. * The Village of '''Belledune (Belledune, New Brunswick)''' decided to keep its ward system, by a margin of 63.3% to 36.7%. Malley, a former Miramichi (Miramichi, New Brunswick) city councillor and bus driver, was first elected to the legislature in the 1999 election (New Brunswick general election, 1999) and was re-elected in 2003 (New Brunswick general election, 2003). '''Loggieville''' is a Canadian (Canada) suburban neighbourhood in the city of Miramichi (Miramichi, New Brunswick), New Brunswick. The community is located at the mouth of the Miramichi River on the southern bank where the river estuary discharges into the bay. Named after the Loggie family who were prominent local merchants, Loggieville was an incorporated village in Northumberland County (Northumberland County, New Brunswick) until municipal amalgamation in 1995. Early life Foran was a member of the local school board and of the Newcastle municipal council for four terms, including service as deputy mayor and acting mayor prior to Newcastle becoming a part of the City of Miramichi (Miramichi, New Brunswick). When Miramichi became a city, Foran was made the superintendent (Superintendent (police)) of the Miramichi Police Force, having previously been the chief of police for Chatham (Chatham, New Brunswick). Situated on the north shore of Miramichi Bay at the southern end of the Acadian Peninsula, the village is located 44 kilometres northeast of Miramichi (Miramichi, New Brunswick). Approximately 92% of its residents are francophone. Siege of Thomaston, Maine During the French and Indian War, on 13 August 1758 French officer Boishebert left Miramichi, New Brunswick with 400 soldiers for Fort St George (Thomaston, Maine). His detachment reached there on 9 September but was caught in an ambush and had to withdraw. This was Boishébert’s last Acadian expedition. Phyllis E. Leblanc Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online; Cyrus Eaton's history, p. 77 death_date birth_place Miramichi (Miramichi, New Brunswick), New Brunswick resides Windsor (Windsor, Ontario), Ontario

Rhine Province

of the district also included lignite, copper, manganese, vitriol, lime, gypsum, volcanic stones (used for millstones) and slates. By far the most important item was coal. and a silver grade Wound Badge. DATE OF BIRTH June 22, 1893 PLACE OF BIRTH Elberfeld, Rhine Province, Germany (German Empire) DATE OF DEATH April 29, 1945

Juiz de Fora

* '''Giramondo Pizzeria''' - Rua Tenente Paulo Maria Delage 386 - Borboleta - "32" 3218-1450 Drink *


At this point Dnipropetrovsk became one of the most important manufacturing cities in the Soviet Union, producing many goods from small articles like screws and vacuum cleaners to aircraft engine pieces and ballistic missiles. As a result of all this industrialisation the city's inner suburbs became increasingly polluted and were gradually given over to large, unsightly industrial enterprises. At the same time the extensive development of the city's left bank and western suburbs as new residential areas began. The low-rise tenant houses of the Khrushchev era (Khrushchyovkas) gave way to the construction of high-rise prefabricated apartment blocks (similar to German Plattenbaus). In 1976 in line with the city's 1926 renaming a large monumental statue of Grigoriy Petrovsky was placed on the square in front of the city's station. В 1976 г. архитектурно-художественная композиция привокзальной площади была завершена постановкой памятника Г. И. Петровскому To this day the city is characterised by its mix of architectural styles, with much of the city's centre consisting of pre-revolutionary buildings in a variety of styles, stalinist buildings and constructivist architecture, whilst residential districts are, more often than not, made up of aesthetically simple, technically outdated mid-rise and high-rise housing stock from the Soviet era. Despite this, the city does have a large number of 'private sectors' were the tradition of building and maintaining individual detached housing has continued to this day. Commons:Category:Dnipropetrovsk


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Newport, Wales

the 1850s, Newport was Wales' largest coal-exporting port. It was the site of the last large-scale armed insurrection in Britain, the Newport Rising of 1839 led by the Chartists (Chartism). During the 20th century, the docks declined in importance, but Newport remained an important manufacturing and engineering centre. It was granted city status (City status in the United Kingdom) in 2002. Newport hosted the Ryder Cup in 2010. The city was the venue of the 2014 NATO summit.<

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