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Glace Bay

a key role in early efforts to send trans-Atlantic messages. Marconi transmitted from his station in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada across the Atlantic, and on 18 January 1903 a Marconi station built in Wellfleet, Massachusetts in 1901 sent a message of greetings from Theodore Roosevelt, the President of the United States, to the King of the United Kingdom, marking the first transatlantic radio transmission originating in the United States. *February 1 - The first

. A ship's master could contact shipping line agents ashore to enquire which port was to receive their cargo without the need to come ashore at what was the first port of landfall. http: www.mizenhead.net marconi.html Ireland was also, due to its western location, to play a key role in early efforts to send trans-Atlantic messages. Marconi transmitted from his station in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada across the Atlantic, and on 18 January 1903 a Marconi station sent


Huamantla

web title La Revolución Mexicana publisher Government of Tlaxcala language Spanish url http: www.tlaxcala.gob.mx index.php?option com_content&view article&id 843 accessdate March 24, 2014 At the first sign of rebellion during the Mexican Revolution, the Porfirian governor of Tlaxcala dispatched troops to Huamantla and other places and was able to suppress early efforts such as that by Juan Cuamatzi, who was executed on February 26, 1911. Soon after the mayor of Huamantla along with others resigned his position. Later, the San Diego del Pinar Hacienda in the municipality was attacked by Zapatistas (Liberation Army of the South) in 1913 and then later the same year by rebels fleeing the federal army. The second attacked was repelled by the hacienda. In that same year the first revolutionary troops took control of the city. After the Revolution ended, Huamantla grew again adding commerce and industry to its economy. In the 1940s, the first modern factories were built, making powdered milk and cream, cookies pork cold cuts, fertilizer and mole. These were followed by various others producing clothing and other textiles. death_place Huamantla, Tlaxcala, Mexico occupation Army Captain, Texas Ranger Death On October 9, 1847, Walker was killed in Huamantla, in Tlaxcala, while leading his troops in the Battle of Huamantla during the Mexican–American War. - Huamantla Tlaxcala 247 (Area Code 247 (Mexico)) -


Herm

Wood's daughter Pennie Wood Heyworth and her husband Adrian succeeded them; Major Wood died in 1998. Their early efforts are recorded in ''Herm, Our Island Home'', written by Major Wood's wife Jenny Wood. On 17 May 2008, the BBC (British Broadcasting Company) reported


Almería

of Medieval History '' '''23''' 1 (1997): 29–53. This demonstrates how Genoa's early efforts at expanding her influence involved enfeoffing private citizens to the commune and controlling overseas territories indirectly, rather than through the republican administration. 13 bishops were killed from the dioceses of Sigüenza, Lleida, Cuenca (Cuenca, Spain), Barbastro Segorbe, Jaén (Jaén, Spain), Ciudad Real, Almería, Guadix, Barcelona, Teruel


National Transitional Council

* Hassan Fadeel - City of Ajdabiya * Salih Dirssi - City of Bayda (Bayda, Libya) * Ahmed Dayikh - City of Bayda (Bayda, Libya) * Mustafa Houni - City of Jufra (Jufra District) * Abd al-Qadr Minsar - City of Khoms (Khoms, Libya) * Emadaldeen Nussayr - City of Zawiya (Zawiya, Libya) * Khaled Nassrat - City of Zawiya (Zawiya, Libya) * AbdAllah Turki - City of Zintan * Mukhtar Jadal - City of Ajaylat * Ahmed Zway - City of Kufra


Fort Collins, Colorado

railroad metropolis of the region. In the early 1860s he began purchasing right-of-way in the canyon west of Golden. In 1864, he helped found the Colorado, Clear Creek and Pacific Railway (later Colorado Central Railroad) with the intention of building a rail line the mining communities, and connecting it to the transcontinental railroad (First transcontinental railroad (North America)) that was to be built to the north across present-day Wyoming. Loveland's early efforts to build


Columbus, Georgia

initial industry of textiles, it has provided a home for other prominent industries including the headquarters for Aflac, Synovus, TSYS and Carmike Cinemas. thumb left The Muscogee County Courthouse in 1941, which was demolished in 1970. (File:Old columbus, georgia.jpg) During the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, urban blight, white flight, and prostitution were serious problems in much of downtown Columbus and adjacent neighborhoods. Early efforts to halt the gradual deterioration


Tegucigalpa

network in Central America part of IGC, the Institute for Global Communications. This Special Report from Honduras This Week details some of his early efforts to bring Internet access to this Central American nation. thumb right 280px Río Cangrejal (Image:Rio cangrejo.JPG) in La Ceiba '''Rivers in Honduras''' is a list of the rivers in Honduras, including those it shares


Lhasa

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Arequipa

; Early efforts to gather funds were largely organized by the university, which organized several fund-raisers by giving volunteering students lottery tickets to sell throughout the city. The prizes consisted of apartments near the new stadium. The rector of university Juan Manuel Guillén said that 70% of the stadium was financed through this lottery fund-raiser. Former president Alberto Fujimori promised to donate $2.5 million for the construction of the stadium; however the project


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