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Vignettes of San Francisco

By: Almira Bailey

...S OF SAN by ALMIRA BAILEY Vignettes Of San Francisco Almira Bailey Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wide... ... SAN by ALMIRA BAILEY Vignettes Of San Francisco Almira Bailey Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wide. Wo... ... variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer r... ...rket St. Scintillations • Cafeterias • The Open Board of Trade • The San Francisco Police • A Marine View • Hilly-Cum-Go • I'll Get It Cha... ... St. Scintillations • Cafeterias • The Open Board of Trade • The San Francisco Police • A Marine View • Hilly-Cum-Go • I'll Get It Changed... ...iew • Hilly-Cum-Go • I'll Get It Changed, Lady • Fillmore Street • In the Lobby of the St. Francis • The Garbage Man's Little Girl • The P... ...een to Rome. I love San Francisco for its youth. Other cities have become set and hard and have succumbed to the cruel symmetry of the machine age, b... ... jaunting cars, and it is not unlike the Toomerville Trolley. One night I set out to find the little thing to take me home. I was in a strange part o... ...ells, petals of Cherry floating down. Sorry, but I've used the last of the films. Well, we'll come again. The bears, the big brown grizzlies, leave t...

...In the same way that the poets have loved Rome and made their pilgrimages there—as good Moslems travel toward Mecca, so there are some of us who have come to San Francisco. Then when we arrive and find it all that we have dre...

... Man · The Bay on Sunday Morning · Safe on the Sidewalk · Port O'Missing Men · Market St. Scintillations · Cafeterias · The Open Board of Trade · The San Francisco Police · A Marine View · Hilly-Cum-Go · I'll Get It Changed, Lady · Fillmore Street · In the Lobby of the St. Francis · The Garbage Man's Little Girl · The Palace · Zoe's Garden · Children on the Sidewalk · Feet...

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San Francisco

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...y-county City and County of San Francisco Sa... ...unty City and County of San Francisco San Fr... ... Nickname(s): The City by the Bay; Fog City; San Fran;[1] Frisco ("antiquated");[2][3][4][5] The City that Knows How (an... ... Motto: Oro en Paz, Fierro en Guerra (English: "Gold in Peace, Iron in War") ... ... Location of San Francisco in California ... ... Location of San Francisco in California ... ...14.  ^ "San Francisco tourism spending set new record at $9.4 billion last year". San Francisco Business Times. Ma... ...oo, the Punchline and the Other Cafe in the '70's.[187] He also shot seven films on location in San Francisco.[187] The Fillmore i... ...ng code to limit the neighborhoods where formula retail establishments can set up shop,[161] an effort affirmed by San Francisco voters.[162] ...

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Vignettes of San Francisco

By: Almira Bailey

...LMIRA BAILEY Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org SAN FRANCISCO Title: VIGNETTES OF SAN FRANCISCO Author: ALMIRA BAILE... ...A BAILEY Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org SAN FRANCISCO Title: VIGNETTES OF SAN FRANCISCO Author: ALMIRA BAILEY La... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ...... ...r been to Rome. I love San Francisco for its youth. Other cities have become set and hard and have succumbed to the cruel symmetry of the machine age,... ...the jaunting cars, and it is not unlike the Toomerville Trolley. One night I set out to find the little thing to take me home. I was in a strange part... ... bells, petals of Cherry floating down. Sorry, but I've used the last of the films. Well, we'll come again. The bears, the big brown grizzlies, leave ...

...Excerpt: As Pilgrims go to Rome In the same way that the poets have loved Rome and made their pilgrimages there as good Moslems travel toward Mecca, so there are some of us who have come to San Francisco. Then when we arrive and find it all that we have dre...

...Table of Contents: Vignettes Of San Francisco, 1 -- Almira Bailey, 1 -- As Pilgrims go to Rome, 2 -- At the Ferry, 2 -- The Union?Street Car, 3 -- The Latin Meets the Oriental, 4 -- The Pepper and Salt Man, 5 -- The Bay on Sunday Morning, 5 -- Safe on the S...

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List of films set in Houston

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...Part or all of these movies/shows either take place, or are set, in Houston, Texas or the surrounding area: ... ...Part or all of these movies/shows either take place, or are set, in Houston, Texas or the surrounding area: He... ... inside the Astrodome The Getaway (1972) – filmed in Huntsville, Texas The Thief Who Came to Dinner ... ...ille, Texas The Thief Who Came to Dinner (1973) – set and filmed in Houston Sugar Hill (1974 film) (... ...ts of Los Angeles and inside the Hyatt Regency located at 5 Embarcadero in San Francisco, California) The Bad News Bears in B... ...f Los Angeles and inside the Hyatt Regency located at 5 Embarcadero in San Francisco, California) The Bad News Bears in Break... ...es and inside the Hyatt Regency located at 5 Embarcadero in San Francisco, California) The Bad News Bears in Breaking Trainin... ... (1997) – Selena's final concert scene set in the Astrodome, but filmed in San Antonio, Texas Armageddon (1998 film) (1998) –... ...ies Use mdy dates from June 2013 Films set in Houston, Texas Culture of Houston, Texas...

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Vignettes of San Francisco

By: Almira Bailey

...IRA BAILEY Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org FRANCISCO Title: VIGNETTES OF SAN FRANCISCO Author: ALMIRA BAILEY Lang... ... Collection World Public Library.org FRANCISCO Title: VIGNETTES OF SAN FRANCISCO Author: ALMIRA BAILEY Language: English Subject: Fiction, Li... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ...... ...n to Rome. I love San Francisco for its youth. Other cities have become set and hard and have succumbed to the cruel symmetry of the machine age, ... ...unting cars, and it is not unlike the Toomerville Trolley. One night I set out to find the little thing to take me home. I was in a strange part ... ...lls, petals of Cherry floating down. Sorry, but I've used the last of the films. Well, we'll come again. The bears, the big brown grizzlies, leave...

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Old San Francisco

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...ent English intertitles Vitaphone sound effects Old San Francisco is a 1927 American silent... ... English intertitles Vitaphone sound effects Old San Francisco is a 1927 American silent his... ...rnal links Production background The film was released in a silent version and in a Vitaphone ... ... Singer with music, sound effects, and spoken dialogue. Warner Bros. later reused some of the footage from Old San Francisco for the 1906 San Francisc... ...ger with music, sound effects, and spoken dialogue. Warner Bros. later reused some of the footage from Old San Francisco for the 1906 San Francisco ea... ...r Bros. later reused some of the footage from Old San Francisco for the 1906 San Francisco earthquake sequence in The Sisters (1938).[1] ... ... Films directed by Alan Crosland ... ... Categories 1927 films 1920s drama... ...906 San Francisco earthquake Films directed by Alan Crosland Films set in San Francisco, California ...

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The Mountains of California

By: John Muir

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...f the Coast Range to the summit of any of the inner peaks or passes opposite San Francisco, in the clear springtime, the grandest and most telling of ... ...e Coast Range to the summit of any of the inner peaks or passes opposite San Francisco, in the clear springtime, the grandest and most telling of all ... ...t associated with beauty of the frailest and most fleeting forms; their feet set in pine−groves and gay emerald meadows, their brows in the sky; bathe... ...the mountain−side, arrayed in long, silken streamers and wreathing, swirling films of crystal dust. The north half of the range is mostly covered with... ... deep ranks, let us roll away the stones from these mountain sepulchers, and set the landscapes free. Let us uncover these clustering domes. Here let ... ... between latitude 37 deg. and 38 deg., and form the highest fountains of the San Joaquin, Merced, Tuolumne, and Owen's rivers. The glaciers of Switzer... ...estward to the Great Valley of California, and thence through the Bay of San Francisco and the Golden Gate to the sea. Passing a little way down over ...

...Excerpt: Chapter 1. THE SIERRA NEVADA Go where you may within the bounds of California, mountains are ever in sight, charming and glorifying every landscape. Yet so simple and massive is the topography of the State in general views, that the main central portion displays only one valley, and two chai...

...Table of Contents: The Mountains of California, 1 -- John Muir, 1 -- Chapter I. THE SIERRA NEVADA, 1 -- Chapter II. THE GLACIERS, 7 -- Chapter III. THE SNOW, 12 -- Chapter IV. A NEAR VIEW OF THE HIGH SIERRA, 15 -- Chapter V. THE PASSES, 24 -- Chapter VI. THE GL...

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Chinatown, San Francisco

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... The Gateway Arch (Dragon Gate) on Grant Avenue at Bush Street in Chinatown ... ... Location within Central San Francisco Coordinates: ... ... Location within Central San Francisco Coordinates: ... ... State  California City-county ... ... City-county San Francisco Government ... ... City-county San Francisco Government ... ... The Chinatown centered on Grant Avenue and Stockton Street in San Francisco, California, (Chinese: 唐人街; pinyin: tángrénjiē; Jyutping: ... ...munities or individual businesses, but except for in Oakland, they did not set up any special town with shopping and restaurants. Nonetheless, the his... ... American Chinese films ...

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Treasure and Trouble Therewith : A Tale of California

By: Geraldine Bonner

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...ouse put Danny Leonard in her own bed and sent one of her sons, aged six, to San Marco for a doctor, and the other, aged eight, to Jackson for the she... ... black felt, sweat−stained and torn. Passing him on the road, you would have set him down as a farm hand out of a job. The boat had passed beyond the ... ...hes, the hacking of the knife, the thuds going on. Knapp unfolded the paper, set the sacks in it, and, gathering it about them, placed it on the top o... ...on, in a week or two, if he could settle the sale, he would be on his way to San Francisco to tell Pancha he had sold his claim at last and had bought... ...in a week or two, if he could settle the sale, he would be on his way to San Francisco to tell Pancha he had sold his claim at last and had bought the... ... upward in some ancient earth−throe. He felt along its face, glazed by water films, close−curtained by shrubs and ferns, found an opening and crawled ... ...E UNKNOWN WOMAN 161 quick. Look!” He pointed over the roofs to where glassy films of smoke rose against the morning sky. “Everyone of 'em's a fire an...

...Excerpt: Chapter 1. HANDS UP The time was late August some eleven years ago. The place that part of central California where, on one side, the plain unrolls in golden levels, and on the other swells upward toward the rounded undulations of the foothills....

...REEK MEETS GREEK, 35 -- Chapter X. MICHAELS, THE MINER, 40 -- Chapter XI. THE SOLID GOLD NUGGET, 46 -- Chapter XII. A KISS, 52 -- Chapter XIII. FOOLS IN THEIR FOLLY, 55 -- Chapter XIV. THE NIGHT RIDER, 59 -- Chapter XV. THE LAST DINNER, 63 -- Chapter XVI. THROUGH A GLASS DARKLY, 68 -- Chapter XVII. THE WOLF IN SHEEP'S CLOTHING, 73 -- Chapter XVIII. OUTLAWED, 78 -- Chapter ...

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American films

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... Films ... ... A–Z of films Fi... ...ew York San Diego ... ... Pages in category "American films" The following 21842 pages are in this catego... ... 'Gator Bait II: Cajun Justice 'If Only' Jim 'In Wrong' Wright 'Neath Brooklyn Bridge 'Neath the ... ... the Beach Back to the Farm Back to the Streets of San Francisco Back to the Woods (1918 film) Backdra... ... Beach Back to the Farm Back to the Streets of San Francisco Back to the Woods (1918 film) Backdraft (... ... Murder, He Says Murder, My Sweet Murder-Set-Pieces Murder Among Friends Murder C.O.D. ... ... Service with the Colors Session Man (film) Set Free (film) Seven Angry Men Seven Brides for Se...

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The Age of Invention : A Chronicle of Mechanical Conquest

By: Holland Thompson

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...or of a newspaper was always a printer and often composed his articles as he set them in type; so "composing" came to mean typesetting, and one who se... ...printer in the town, William Bradford, could give him no work. Benjamin then set out for Philadelphia. By boat to Perth Amboy, on foot to Burlington, ... ... the telegraph, which in that year had completed its circuits all the way to San Francisco, seven years ahead of the first transcontinental railroad. ... ... telegraph, which in that year had completed its circuits all the way to San Francisco, seven years ahead of the first transcontinental railroad. And ... ... screen, and historical events are preserved for posterity by depositing the films in a vault. What would the historical student not give for a film f... ..., which would soar. Leonardo, artist, studied the wings of birds. The Jesuit Francisco Lana, in 1670, working on Bacon's theory sketched an airship ma... ...searchlights to guide the aviators. On the twenty−seventh, NC4 took off from San Miguel, Azores, and in nine hours made Lisbon−−Lisbon, capital of Por...

...Excerpt: Benjamin was restless and unhappy in the shop. He appeared to have no aptitude at all for the business of soap making. His parents debated whether they might not educate him for the ministry, and his father took him into various shops in Boston, where he migh...

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San Jose, California

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... City City of San Jose Images,... ... Images, from top down, left to right: Downtown San Jose, De Anza Hotel, East San Jose suburbs, Lick Observatory, Plaza de ... ... Location in the United States Coordin... ...  • Rank 1st in Santa Clara County 3rd in California[7] 10th in th... ...ed as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose ... ...ding to his resignation.[36] While the job was not complete, the trend was set. The city had defined its sphere of influence in all directions, someti... ... 60,000 attendees per year, becoming an important festival for independent films. The San Francisco Asian American Film Festival is an annual event, w... ... in San Francisco, Berkeley, and Downtown San Jose. Approximately 30 to 40 films are screened in San Jose each year at the Camera 12 Downtown Cinemas.... ...ighborhood; the Park offers a setting of Egyptian and Moorish architecture set among lawns, rose gardens, statuary, and fountains, and includes the Ro...

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The Sistersinlaw

By: Gertrude Atherton

...ic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE SISTERS-IN-LAW Author: GERTRUDE ATHERTON Language: English Subject: Fiction, Lit... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...TERS−IN−LAW A NOVEL OF OUR TIME BY GERTRUDE ATHERTON TO DR. ALANSON WEEKS OF SAN FRANCISCO Several people who enter casually into this novel are leadi... ...−IN−LAW A NOVEL OF OUR TIME BY GERTRUDE ATHERTON TO DR. ALANSON WEEKS OF SAN FRANCISCO Several people who enter casually into this novel are leading c... ... the shadows of the avenue that led up to her old−fashioned home, a relic of San Francisco's “early days,” perched high on the steepest of the casual ... ... shadows of the avenue that led up to her old−fashioned home, a relic of San Francisco's “early days,” perched high on the steepest of the casual hill... ...at she had cried herself to sleep after the last depressed member of the old set had left on the stroke of midnight. Even Aileen's high mocking spirit... ...etermined to enjoy life and indifferent to traditions. Mrs. Groome alone had set her face obdurately against any change in the personnel of the eighti... ...the world, as bad (or worse) as any you could read about in history. The war films in the motion picture houses were quite wonderful, but too terrible...

...Excerpt: Chapter One. I The long street rising and falling and rising again until its farthest crest high in the east seemed to brush the fading stars, was deserted even by the private watchmen that guarded the homes of the apprehensive in the Western Addition. Alexina darted across and into the shadows of the avenue that led up ...

...Table of Contents: The Sisters?In?Law, 1 -- Gertrude Atherton, 1 -- BOOK I, 3 -- Chapter I, 3 -- Chapter II, 5 -- Chapter III, 10 -- Chapter IV, 15 -- Chapter V, 19 -- Chapter VI, 22 -- Chapter VII, 30 -- Chapter VIII, 35 -- Chapter IX, 36 -- Chapter X, 39...

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San Rafael, California

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... Mission San Rafael Arcángel, one of the city's most recognizable landmarks ... ... Location of San Rafael, California ... ... Location of San Rafael, California ... ... Location in the United States Coordin... ...ounty seat of Marin County, California, United States. The city is located in the North Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area. As of the 2010 censu... ...nia, United States. The city is located in the North Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area. As of the 2010 census the city's population is 57,713. ... ...Father Narciso Durán from Mission San José, Father Abella from Mission San Francisco de Asís, Father Luis Gíl y Taboada from La Iglesia de Nuestra Señ... ...ght & Magic was founded in 1975 by Lucas to do special effects for his films and those of other filmmakers. The new-age music program Hearts of Sp... ...uary 2009 Commons category template with no category set Commons category without a link on Wikidata ...

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Steep Trails

By: John Muir

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...reat Storm in Utah • VIII. Bathing in Salt Lake • IX. Mormon Lilies • X. The San Gabriel Valley • XI. The San Gabriel Mountains • XII. Nevada Farms • ... ... of limited and local circulation. The Utah and Nevada sketches, and the two San Gabriel papers, were contributed, in the form of letters, to the San ... ...two San Gabriel papers, were contributed, in the form of letters, to the San Francisco Evening Bulletin toward the end of the seventies. Written in th... ...on are considerably finer than the average grades of Merino shipped from San Francisco is, I think, unquestionable. Steep Trails Steep Trails 3 When ... ...s. It is now some thirty−six hundred years since Jacob kissed his mother and set out across the plains of Padan−aram to begin his experiments upon the... ...the northern coast, where a squirrel may travel in the branches of the thick−set trees hundreds of miles without touching the ground. Around the upper... ... make our way down through any storm likely to fall. Presently thin, fibrous films of cloud began to blow directly over the summit from north to south...

...Excerpt: THE papers brought together in this volume have, in a general way, been arranged in chronological sequence. They span a period of twenty?nine years of Muir?s life, during which they appeared as letters and articles, for the most Part 1n publications of ...

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San Bruno, California

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... City San Bruno looking toward San Francisco Bay, in 2006 ... ... San Bruno looking toward San Francisco Bay, in 2006 ... ... San Bruno looking toward San Francisco Bay, in 2006 Location... ...n 2006 Location in San Mateo County and the state of California ... ...006 Location in San Mateo County and the state of California ... ...1 °C) on June 14, 1961, breaking a record of 104 °F (40 °C) set in June 1960. A high of 105 °F (41 °C) was recorded on July 1... ...for sound, replaced the earlier Melody Theater, which had presented silent films. The El Camino showed double features, cartoons, short comedies, adve... ...ng Saturday matinees and summer Wednesday matinees for children. Normally, films changed every week, but in 1958 Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten Commandmen... ...the explosion.[42] On September 13, PG&E agreed to set aside a $100 million fund to the victims of the explosion. This does no...

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Steep Trails

By: John Muir

...hington-Oregon-The Grand Canyon EDITOR'S NOTE The papers brought together in this volume have, in a general way, been arranged in chronological seque... ...ife, during which they appeared as letters and articles, for the most part in publications of limited and local circulation. The Utah and Nevada sketc... ...f limited and local circulation. The Utah and Nevada sketches, and the two San Gabriel papers, were contributed, in the form of letters, to the San Fr... ...o San Gabriel papers, were contributed, in the form of letters, to the San Francisco Evening Bulletin toward the end of the seventies. Written in the ... ...tion are considerably finer than the average grades of Merino shipped from San Francisco is, I think, unquestionable. When the fleece is parted and l... ... are considerably finer than the average grades of Merino shipped from San Francisco is, I think, unquestionable. When the fleece is parted and looke... ... It is now some thirty-six hundred years since Jacob kissed his mother and set out across the plains of Padan-aram to begin his experiments upon the f... ...e northern coast, where a squirrel may travel in the branches of the thick-set trees hundreds of miles without touching the ground. Around the upper b... ...ke our way down through any storm likely to fall. Presently thin, fibrous films of cloud began to blow directly over the summit from north to south, ...

...The papers brought together in this volume have, in a general way, been arranged in chronological sequence. They span a period of twenty-nine years of Muir's life, during which they appeared as letters and articles, for the most part in publications of ...

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San Carlos, California

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... City Downtown San Carlos ... ...ving " Location in San Mateo County and the state of California ... ...g " Location in San Mateo County and the state of California ... ... Location in San Mateo County and the state of California Coordinates: ... ...ofsancarlos.org/ San Carlos is a city in San Mateo County, California, USA on the San Francisco Peninsula, about ... ... San Carlos is a city in San Mateo County, California, USA on the San Francisco Peninsula, about halfway between San Francisco and San Jose. It i... ...was plentiful game and fowl available, and fish could be caught in the San Francisco Bay. There were also grasses, plants and oak trees (for acorns), ... ... Democrat Jackie Speier.[13] Brad Lewis, a producer of films including Ratatouille, served as mayor in 2008. T... ...from 2013 Commons category template with no category set Commons category without a link on Wikidata ...

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Vintage Vinyl : Steal This Book

By: Abbie Hoffman

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... .....................................................................106 fuck san francisco ............................................................ ................................................................106 fuck san francisco ................................................................. ...TE! • 1. FUCK NEW YORK • 2. FUCK CHICAGO • 3. FUCK LOS ANGELES • 4. FUCK SAN FRANCISCO • This page copyright © 1999 Blackmask Onlinea Dedicated t... ... castles of capitalism. It implies that the reader already is "ideologically set," in that he understands corporate feudalism as the only robbery wort... ...t Cohen of Concert Hall did the book's graphic design. Amber and John Wilcox set the type. Anita Hoffman and Lynn Borman helped me rewrite a number of... ...ule. • At the Metropolitan Museum, Fifth Ave. and 82nd St., you can see art films every Monday at 3:00 PM. TR 9−5500 for a schedule. • New York Univ... ...rary in the Donnell Library, 20 W. 53rd St., 790−6463, has a wide variety of films which may be borrowed free of charge. The Library system also prese...

...Excerpt: It?s perhaps fitting that I write this introduction in jail? that graduate school of survival. Here you learn how to use toothpaste as glue, fashion a shiv out of a spoon and build intricate communication networks. Here too, you learn the only rehabilitation possible?hatred of...

...key Warfare, 84 -- Piece Now, 86 -- The Underground, 88 -- LIBERATION!, 91 -- fuck new york, 91 -- fuck chicago, 101 -- fuck los angeles, 106 -- fuck san francisco, 110...

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Incident In San Francisco

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... February 28, 1971 Incident in San Francisco is a 1971 American thriller television film directed by Do... ... February 28, 1971 Incident in San Francisco is a 1971 American thriller television film directed by Don M... ... February 28, 1971 Incident in San Francisco is a 1971 American thriller television film directed by Don Medfo... ... External links Incident In San Francisco at the Internet Movie Database ... ... External links Incident In San Francisco at the Internet Movie Database ... ... Categories IMDb template with no id set 1971 television films Ameri... ... IMDb template with no id set 1971 television films American films English-la... ... American films English-language films Films set in San Francisco, California ... ...s English-language films Films set in San Francisco, California 1970s thriller films...

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Steep Trails

By: John Muir

...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...ibson, of Descanso, California, USA, from a book in the collection of the San Diego Natural History Museum, used by the courtesy of the San Diego So... ...limited and local circulation. The Utah and Nevada sketches, and the two San Gabriel papers, were contributed, in the form of letters, to the San ... ...San Gabriel papers, were contributed, in the form of letters, to the San Francisco Evening Bulletin toward the end of the seventies. Written in th... ...are considerably finer than the average grades of Merino shipped from San Francisco is, I think, unquestionable. When the fleece is parted and lo... ...It is now some thirty-six hundred years since Jacob kissed his mother and set out across the plains of Padan-aram to begin his experiments upon the ... ... northern coast, where a squirrel may travel in the branches of the thick-set trees hundreds of miles without touching the ground. Around the upper... ...our way down through any storm likely to fall. Presently thin, fibrous films of cloud began to blow directly over the summit from north to south,...

...The papers brought together in this volume have, in a general way, been arranged in chronological sequence. They span a period of twenty-nine years of Muir?s life, during which they appeared as letters and articles, for the most part in publications of ...

...ummer Days at Mount Shasta IV. A Perilous Night on Shasta's Summit V. Shasta Rambles and Modoc Memories VI. The City of the Saints VII. A Great Storm in Utah VIII. Bathing in Salt Lake IX. Mormon Lilies X. The San Gabriel Valley XI. The San Gabriel Mountains XII. Nevada Farms XIII. Nevada Forests XIV. Nevada's Timber Belt XV. Glacial Phenomena in Nevada XVI. Nevada's Dead ...

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1906 San Francisco earthquake

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... Areas affected United States (San Francisco Bay Area) Max.... ...eas affected United States (San Francisco Bay Area) Max. int... ... intensity throughout the region. The San Francisco earthquake of 1906 struck San Francisco and the coast of Nort... ...bsp;a.m. on Wednesday, April 18, 1906.[3] Devastating fires broke out in the city that lasted for several days. As a result of the quake and fire... ...ke and resulting fire are remembered as one of the worst natural disasters in the history of the United States[5] alongside the Galveston Hurricane of... ...ion in the city was blamed on the fires. Some property owners deliberately set fire to damaged properties, in order to claim them on their insurance. ... ...black powder and dynamite to even artillery barrages. Often the explosions set the ruins on fire or helped spread it. One landmark... ...wsreel documentary made soon after the earthquake, to its list of American films worthy of preservation.[74] See also ... ...ock (2005) ^ "Librarian of Congress Adds 25 Films to National Film Registry". Library of Congress. December 20, 2005. A...

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The Story of Julia Page

By: Kathleen Norris

... variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer r... ...m. PART ONE CHAPTER I To Emeline, wife of George Page, there came slowly, in her thirtieth year, a sullen conviction that life was monstrously unfair... ...it with five years as saleswoman in a millinery store, in that district of San Francisco known as the Mission, marrying George Page at twenty-three, a... ...ith five years as saleswoman in a millinery store, in that district of San Francisco known as the Mission, marrying George Page at twenty-three, and u... ...or nearly five years. He was a salesman for some lines of tailored hats, a San Franciscan, but employed by a New York wholesale house. Emeline chanced... ...lds of Nottingham lace curtains at the high narrow windows, and selected a set of the heavily upholstered furniture of the period for their drawing-ro... ... "Just watching the cable cars go up and down," Emeline said, rousing. She set the dazed Julia on her feet, and groped for matches on the mantel. A se... ...he other. Yet only two blocks away, straight up the hill, were some of San Francisco's most beautiful homes, the brownstone mansion, then the only one... ...eculiar tone. Julia sat up to face him, her cheeks bright under loosening films of hair, her eyes starry in the firelight. "Jimmy, you couldn't be j...

...To Emeline, wife of George Page, there came slowly, in her thirtieth year, a sullen conviction that life was monstrously unfair. From a resentful realization that she was not happy in her marriage, Emeline's mind went back to the days of her pert, precocious childhood and her ...

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San Francisco (1936 film)

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... $2,405,000 (Foreign earnings)[1] San Francisco is a 1936 musical-drama directed by Woody Van Dyke, based on ... ... $2,405,000 (Foreign earnings)[1] San Francisco is a 1936 musical-drama directed by Woody Van Dyke, based on the ... ...1936 musical-drama directed by Woody Van Dyke, based on the April 18, 1906 San Francisco earthquake. The film, which was the top grossing movie of tha... ... "Blackie" Norton (Clark Gable), a saloonkeeper and gambler in the notorious Barbary Coast, owns the Paradise Club on Pacific Street. H... ...e decides not to stop the opera. After her performance Blackie visits Mary in her dressing room and realizing she still loves him, Mary asks him to ma... ... the opening night of her return performance, she asks Blackie if they can set the date for their wedding. Blackie agrees but wants to postpone gettin... ... was created by montage expert Slavko Vorkapich. The Barbary Coast barroom set was built on a special platform that rocked and shook to simulate the h... ..., 1948 version.[6] Gable and Tracy also made two other films together, Test Pilot and Boom Town, before Tracy eventually insisted ... ...y . ^ Reid, John (2004). Award-Winning Films of the 1930s. Lulu.com. p. 129.   ...

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The Yosemite

By: John Muir

...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...ransportation Chapter 1 The Approach to the Valley When I set out on the long excursion that finally led to California I wandered af... ...rst should wander. Arriving by the Panama steamer, I stopped one day in San Francisco and then inquired for the nearest way out of town. "But wher... ...should wander. Arriving by the Panama steamer, I stopped one day in San Francisco and then inquired for the nearest way out of town. "But where do... ... he directed me to the Oakland ferry. So on the first of April, 1868, I set out afoot for Yosemite. It was the bloom-time of the year over the low... ... portion worn off forming the tail between the white lustrous threads and films of which faint, grayish pencilings appear, while the outer, finer sp... ... Giant Forest. It extends from the granite headlands, overlooking the hot San Joaquin plains, to within a few miles of the cool glacial fountains of... ...is in danger of being dammed and made into a reservoir to help supply San Francisco with water and light, thus flooding it from wall to wall and bur...

...The Approach to the Valley: When I set out on the long excursion that finally led to California I wandered afoot and alone, from Indiana to the Gulf of Mexico, with a plant-press on my back, holding a generally southward course, like the birds when they are go...

...ntents 1. The Approach to the Valley 2. Winter Storms and Spring Floods 3. Snow-Storms 4. Snow Banners 5. The Trees of the Valley 6. The Forest Trees in General 7. The Big Trees 8. The Flowers 9. The Birds 10. The South Dome 11. The Ancient Yosemite Glaciers: How the Valley Was Formed 12. How Best to Spend One's Yosemite Time 13. Early History of the Valley 14. Lamon 15. G...

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San Francisco Police Department

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...The San Francisco Police Department ( SFPD ), also known as the San Francisco Department of Police, is the police department of the City a... ...The San Francisco Police Department ( SFPD ), also known as the San Francisco Department of Police, is the police department of the City and C... ... Department of Police, is the police department of the City and County of San Francisco, California . The department's motto is the same as that of t... ...artment of Police, is the police department of the City and County of San Francisco, California . The department's motto is the same as that of the c... ...ity and county: Oro en paz, fierro en guerra, archaic Spanish for Gold in peace, iron in war . The SFPD should not be confused with the San Fran... ...ime-commuter population, and the thousands of other tourists and visitors, in the second most densely populated large city in North America. It is the... ...ock you on the head. You pay them well to watch over your house, and they set it on fire. In short, I think that all the people concerned with justic... ... adorning both sleeves. In popular media The SFPD has been portrayed in films such as The Sniper , Freebie and the Bean, The Laughing Policeman... ...onductor (1996) and The Hunted (1999). After a trilogy of police novels set in other parts of the Bay Area, retired San Jose Police Chief Joseph ...

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Steep Trails

By: John Muir

... Modoc Memories VI. The City of the Saints VII. A Great Storm in Utah VIII. Bathing in Salt Lake IX. Mormon Lilies X. ... ...ah VIII. Bathing in Salt Lake IX. Mormon Lilies X. The San Gabriel Valley XI. The San Gabriel Mountains XII. Nevada F... ...evada Forests XIV. Nevada’s Timber Belt XV. Glacial Phenomena in Nevada 4 XVI. Nevada’s Dead Towns XVII. Puget Sound ... ...n are considerably finer than the average grades of Merino shipped from San Francisco is, I think, unquestionable. When the fleece is par... ...e considerably finer than the average grades of Merino shipped from San Francisco is, I think, unquestionable. When the fleece is parted ... ... is now some thirty-six hundred years since Jacob kissed his mother and set out across the plains of Padan-aram to begin his experiments upon th... ...orthern coast, where a squirrel may travel in the branches of the thick-set trees hundreds of miles without touching the ground. Around the upp... ...y down through any storm likely to fall. Presently thin, fibrous films of cloud began to blow directly over the summit from north to sout... ...ee, or $1435 per acre, over and above the cost of transportation to San Francisco, commission on sales, etc. He considers $1000 per acre a fair...

...ummer Days at Mount Shasta IV. A Perilous Night on Shasta’s Summit V. Shasta Rambles and Modoc Memories VI. The City of the Saints VII. A Great Storm in Utah VIII. Bathing in Salt Lake IX. Mormon Lilies X. The San Gabriel Valley XI. The San Gabriel Mountains XII. Nevada Farms XIII. Nevada Forests XIV. Nevada’s Timber Belt XV. Glacial Phenomena in Nevada...

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Hippie exploitation films

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...pie exploitation film Psych-Out Hippie exploitation films, sometimes also known as hippiexploitation[1] films, are 60s exploita... ..., sometimes also known as hippiexploitation[1] films, are 60s exploitation films about the hippie counterculture[2] with stereotypical situations asso... ... Overview From almost the beginning, Hollywood also got in on the action and produced a number of extremely lurid hippie exploitati... ...ms masquerading as cautionary public service announcements, but which were in fact aimed directly at feeding a morbid public appetite while pretending... ..., thus landing it in the genre of exploitation cinema. The film is a drama set in Spain where a small group of American young adults is living. The le... ...based on the 1960s American figure, Timothy Leary and represents the 1960s San Francisco scene, particularly that of the Haight-Ashbury district.[4] T... ...d on the 1960s American figure, Timothy Leary and represents the 1960s San Francisco scene, particularly that of the Haight-Ashbury district.[4] The p... ...ctures. Jenny (played by Susan Strasberg) is a deaf runaway who arrives in San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury district, searching for her brother Steve. S... ... film released by Warner Brothers. Attorney Harold Fine (Peter Sellers) is set to marry his longtime girlfriend Joyce, but is having deep second thoug...

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The Land of Little Rain

By: Mary Austin

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...my country and find or not find, according as it lieth in you, much that is set down here. And more. The earth is no wanton to give up all her best ... ...naked and one clothed. Around dry lakes and marshes the herbage preserves a set and orderly arrangement. Most species have well−defined areas of gro... ...s and coastwise hills where the first swings across the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley. The yucca bristles with bayonet−pointed leaves, dull... ...r wings, or exchanged posts. The season's end in the vast dim valley of the San Joaquin is palpitatingly hot, and the air breathes like cotton wool.... ...hen all the trails were forty feet under drifts, and Roeder was away in San Francisco selling his cattle. At the set time Connor took the law by the ... ...mpses of the tawny valley, blue glints of the Bitter Lake, and tender cloud films on the farther ranges. For such pictures the pine branches make a ... ...aterialize from in witch stories. It rays out and draws to it some floating films from secret canons. Rain begins, "slow dropping veil of thinnest l...

... or enemy, and Scar?Face to those who knew him by the eye?s grasp only. No other fashion, I think, sets so well with the various natures that inhabit in us, and if you agree with me you will understand why so few names are written here as they appear in the geography. For if I love a lake known by the name of the man who discovered it, which endears itself by reason of the...

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American comedy films

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... American action comedy films ... ... American adventure comedy films ... ... Pages in category "American comedy films" The following 3888 pages are in this ... ...Years to Life 39 East 3 Geezers! 3 Men in White 3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain 3 Rin... ...orce Fatty and Mabel Adrift Fatty and Mabel at the San Diego Exposition Fatty and Minnie He-Haw Fatty ... ... the Broadway Stars Fatty and the Heiress Fatty at San Diego Favorite Deadly Sins Fear, Anxiety & Depr... ...tty's Wash Day Mabel and Fatty Viewing the World's Fair at San Francisco Mabel at the Wheel Mack at It Again ... ... Serious Moonlight (2009 film) Service de Luxe Set Free (film) Seven Days Ashore Seven Sinners (19... ...ave (1917 comedy film) The Sleuth (film) The Smart Set (1928 film) The Smell of Success The Smile Wins...

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The Land of Little Rain

By: Mary Austin

... variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer r... ...other fashion, I think, sets so well with the various natures that inhabit in us, and if you agree with me you will understand why so few names are wr... ...y country and find or not find, according as it lieth in you, much that is set down here. And more. The earth is no wanton to give up all her best to ... ...aked and one clothed. Around dry lakes and marshes the herbage preserves a set and orderly arrangement. Most species have well-defined areas of growth... ... and coastwise hills where the first swings across the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley. The yucca bristles with bayonet-pointed leaves, dull gr... ... wings, or exchanged posts. The season's end in the vast dim valley of the San Joaquin is palpitatingly hot, and the air breathes like cotton wool. Th... ...en all the trails were forty feet under drifts, and Roeder was away in San Francisco selling his cattle. At the set time Connor took the law by the fo... ...pses of the tawny valley, blue glints of the Bitter Lake, and tender cloud films on the farther ranges. For such pictures the pine branches make a nob... ...erialize from in witch stories. It rays out and draws to it some floating films from secret canons. Rain begins, "slow dropping veil of thinnest lawn...

... or enemy, and Scar-Face to those who knew him by the eye's grasp only. No other fashion, I think, sets so well with the various natures that inhabit in us, and if you agree with me you will understand why so few names are written here as they appear in the geography. For if I love a lake known by the name of the man who discovered it, which endears itself by reason of the...

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San Leandro, California

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... San Leandro is a suburban city in Alameda County, California, United States . The population was 84... ... San Leandro is a suburban city in Alameda County, California, United States . The population was 84, 950 as of 2010 cens... ...ter/census_2010/view.php, March 8, 2011 It is located on the eastern shore of San Francisco Bay, between Oakland to the northwest and Hayward to ... ...census_2010/view.php, March 8, 2011 It is located on the eastern shore of San Francisco Bay, between Oakland to the northwest and Hayward to the ... ... The first inhabitants of the geographic region which would eventually become San Leandro were the ancestors of the Ohlone Nation, who arrived somet... ...o San Leandro, approximately 9000 acre, was given to José Joaquín Estudillo in 1842. The larger, Rancho San Antonio, approximately 44, 000 acre w... ...allow groundwater generally flows to the west, from the foothills toward San Francisco Bay. Shallow groundwater is contaminated in many of the local... ...ilm production designer, perhaps best known for his work on three of the Jaws films, born in San Leandro.Richard Aoki, activist, charter member of th... ...usic video for the song " High and Dry " by alternative rock band Radiohead is set in the long-standing San Leandro establishment, Dick's Restaurant a...

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Youth Arts Handbook: Arts Programs for Youth at Risk

By: Eric L. Peterson

...orative effort of the Regional Arts & Culture Council, Portland, Oregon; the San Antonio Department of Arts and Cultural Affairs, San Antonio, Texas; ... ...tion of the YouthARTS Development Project. Previous publications are Artists in the Community, Training Artists to Work in Alternative Settings, writt... ...for the Arts, 1997; and, Program Planning and Evaluation: Using Logic Models in Arts Programs for At-Risk Youth, written by Steve Hulett, published by... ...Bill Bulick, Executive Director Kristin Law Calhoun, Program Manager City of San Antonio Department of Arts and Cultural Affairs San Antonio, Texas P... ...fficult problems and situations in a positive way. Resilient youth possess a set of qualities that foster a successful process of adaptation and trans... ...munication among partner agencies, helping them to coordinate their roles, set expectations, and learn each other’s language and terminology. Colla... ...he youth in the video project attended screenings of professional videos and films. Urban smARTS “The thing I like most about Urban smARTS is that we ... ...d Newcomer, K.E. (Eds.). The Handbook of Practical Program Evaluation. San Francisco, CA: Jossey Bass (1995). Developing planning models and data ... ...nd Newcomer, K.E. (Eds.). The Handbook of Practical Program Evaluation. San Francisco, CA: Jossey Bass (1995). Collecting and analyzing data Fitz-G...

...ARTS Tool Kit was produced by the YouthARTS Development Project, a collaborative effort of the Regional Arts & Culture Council, Portland, Oregon; the San Antonio Department of Arts and Cultural Affairs, San Antonio, Texas; the Fulton County Arts Council, Atlanta, Georgia; and Americans for the Arts, Washington, D.C....

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San Angeles

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...uthern California, United States, typically configured by commentators and films producers to include the areas of Los Angeles to San Diego and someti... ...by commentators and films producers to include the areas of Los Angeles to San Diego and sometimes even San Bernardino to Riverside.Schickel, Richard.... ... been treated as a futuristic concept geographic region by different names in other works — "Los Andiegoles" in the novel A Friend of the Earth,... ...rks — "Los Andiegoles" in the novel A Friend of the Earth, "Rattown" in the novel Dr. Adder, and "Mega City 2" in the movie Judge DreddHarvey, S... ...he Other Kennedy and Other Michael Jackson. Section: Metro; Page 3 — San Angeles remains the more popular identifying description. Fiction San ... ...tertainment. The Demolition Man/San Angeles, a modified Irvine, California set in the year 2032, Arnold, Gary. (October 7, 1993) Washington Times Wash... ...ed cars having SaPD emblazoned on them. The 1993 Demolition Man movie also set the fictional Arnold Schwarzenegger Presidential Museum in San Angeles,... ...eased a series of seven postcard-size color etchings that he entitled "Los Francisco San Angeles" to reflect how the etchings made light of the cultur... ...ern California and Southern California.Baker, Kenneth. (June 30, 2001) San Francisco Chronicle Section: Daily Datebook; page D1. Ruscha's concept Los...

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The Yosemite

By: John Muir

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ... the Yosemite.” The Yosemite 1 Chapter 1. The Approach to the Valley When I set out on the long excursion that finally led to California I wandered a... ... I first should wander. Arriving by the Panama steamer, I stopped one day in San Francisco and then inquired for the nearest way out of town. “But whe... ...irst should wander. Arriving by the Panama steamer, I stopped one day in San Francisco and then inquired for the nearest way out of town. “But where d... ...r, so he directed me to the Oakland ferry. So on the first of April, 1868, I set out afoot for Yosemite. It was the bloom−time of the year over the lo... ...the portion worn off forming the tail between the white lustrous threads and films of which faint, grayish pencilings appear, while the outer, finer s... ...the Giant Forest. It extends from the granite headlands, overlooking the hot San Joaquin plains, to within a few miles of the cool glacial fountains o... ...e, is in danger of being dammed and made into a reservoir to help supply San Francisco with water and light, thus flooding it from wall to wall and bu...

...m his volume entitled ?Yosemite Guide?Book,? and to Dr. Bunnell for extracts from his interesting volume entitled ?Discovery of the Yosemite.? When I set out on the long excursion that finally led to California I wandered afoot and alone, from Indiana to the Gulf of Mexico, with a plant?press on my back, holding a generally southward course, like the birds when they are go...

...ring Floods, 16 -- Chapter 3. Snow?Storms, 18 -- Chapter 4. Snow Banners, 21 -- Chapter 5. The Trees of the Valley, 26 -- Chapter 6. The Forest Trees in General, 27 -- Chapter 7. The Big Trees, 37 -- Chapter 8. The Flowers, 42 -- Chapter 9. The Birds, 45 -- Chapter 10. The South Dome, 47 -- Chapter 11. The Ancient Yosemite Glaciers: How the Valley Was Formed, 49 -- Chapter...

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International High School of San Francisco

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...The International High School of San Francisco (familiarly known as International or IHS) is a private high... ...The International High School of San Francisco (familiarly known as International or IHS) is a private high sch... ... private high school attached to the French American International School (San Francisco) located in the Hayes Valley neighborhood of San Francisco, C... ...vate high school attached to the French American International School (San Francisco) located in the Hayes Valley neighborhood of San Francisco, Calif... ...tached to the French American International School (San Francisco) located in the Hayes Valley neighborhood of San Francisco, California, United State... ...(San Francisco) located in the Hayes Valley neighborhood of San Francisco, California, United States. Graduates may earn either the International Bacc... ... with a high percentage of students attending small liberal arts schools. In 2011, 94 graduates received 127 acceptances from the University of Calif... ...xploration of the arts ranges from directing one act plays to making short films, from painting murals to composing music. Every year, the after schoo... ...erforming arts program (Back à Dos) produces four major shows, including a set of student-directed one act plays (some of which are original student-w...

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The Chinese Nightingale and Other Poems

By: Vachel Lindsay

...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...e A Song in Chinese Tapestries “How, how,” he said. “Friend Chang,” I said, “San Francisco sleeps as the dead — Ended license, lust and play: Why do y... ...Song in Chinese Tapestries “How, how,” he said. “Friend Chang,” I said, “San Francisco sleeps as the dead — Ended license, lust and play: Why do you i... ...lub told me that Edwin Booth first impersonated Hamlet when a barnstormer in California. There were few theatres, but the hotels were provided with cr... ...ttlements of Elsinore. Where are those oddities and capers now That used to “set the table on a roar”? And do his bauble−bells beyond the clouds Ring ... ...ghtingale and Other Poems Mae Marsh, Motion Picture Actress 39 When ancient films have crumbled like Papyrus rolls of Egypt's day, Let the dust speak... ... Angel Gabriel Great power to him assign. I saw him fight the Canaanites And set God's Israel free. I saw him when the war was done In his rustic chai...

...Excerpt: ?How, how,? he said. ?Friend Chang,? I said, ?San Francisco sleeps as the dead?Ended license, lust and play: Why do you iron the night away? Your big clock speaks with a deadly sound, With a tick and a wail till dawn comes round. While the monster shadows glower and cree...

...2 -- The Ghosts of the Buffaloes, 45 -- The Broncho that Would Not Be Broken, 48 -- The Prairie Battlements, 49 -- The Flower of Mending, 50 -- Alone in the Wind, on the Prairie, 51 -- To Lady Jane, 52 -- How I Walked Alone in the Jungles of Heaven, 53 -- Fifth Section. The Poem Games, 55...

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List of sports films

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...This is a compilation of films in the genre covering sports activities. Sports movies have been made since... ...ng sports activities. Sports movies have been made since the era of silent films, such as the 1915 film The Champion starring Charlie Chaplin. Films i... ... films, such as the 1915 film The Champion starring Charlie Chaplin. Films in this genre can range from serious (Raging Bull) to silly (Horse Feathers... ...erious (Raging Bull) to silly (Horse Feathers). A classic theme for sports films is the triumph of an individual or team who prevail despite the diffi... ...Games It Happened in Athens 1962 Comedy Marathon Jayne Mansfield in story set at 1896 Olympics in Greece. The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner... ...chool. Walk, Don't Run 1966 Comedy Race walking Final film of Cary Grant, set during the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. The Games 1970 Drama Marathon Ryan O'N... ... running A distance runner (Bruce Dern) fights for amateurs' rights during California's Dipsea Race. The Jesse Owens Story 1985 Biographical Sprints,... ...ends with a baseball-playing chimpanzee. The Fan 1996 Thriller A deranged San Francisco fan (Robert De Niro) kills a player, kidnaps another's son. ... ... with a baseball-playing chimpanzee. The Fan 1996 Thriller A deranged San Francisco fan (Robert De Niro) kills a player, kidnaps another's son. Soul...

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The Rich Mrs. Burgoyne

By: Kathleen Norris

... variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer r... ...Y THOMPSON Lover of books, who never fails to find Some good in every book, your namesake sends This book to you, knowing you alwa... ...en emptied to make room for the seven little card-tables that were already set up, and for the twenty-eight straight-back chairs that Mrs. Carew had c... ...ng through the darkened dining-room, where the long table had been already set with a shining cloth, and where silver and glass gleamed in the darknes... ...ears ago, and there were people who believed that his occasional visits to San Francisco, now, were merely excuses for revels with his old newspaper f... ... ago, and there were people who believed that his occasional visits to San Francisco, now, were merely excuses for revels with his old newspaper frien... ...ay, and had prophesied a triumphant progress for him, to the newspapers of San Francisco, of Chicago, of New York! But Barry had not been long in Plum... ...and had prophesied a triumphant progress for him, to the newspapers of San Francisco, of Chicago, of New York! But Barry had not been long in Plumas w... ...e night, perhaps, and a dance another. Or we could get good moving-picture films, or have a concert or play, and ask the mothers and fathers now and t...

...as soon as the children come back I'll send for them; I wish you'd remind me. Did Mrs. Binney come? and Lizzie? Oh, that's good. Where are they? Down in the cellar! Oh, did the extra ice come? Will you find out, Annie? Those can wait. If it didn't, the mousse is ruined, that's all! No, wait, Annie, I'll go out and see Celia myself. Little Mrs. George Carew, flushed and exc...

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Francisco I. Madero

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... 33rd President of Mexico In office 6 November 1911 – 19 February 1913 ... ... Preceded by Francisco León de la Barra S... ... Parents Francisco Ignacio Madero Hernández (father) Mercedes González Tr... ... Alma mater University of California, Berkeley Profess... ...o served as the 33rd president of Mexico from 1911 until his assassination in 1913.[2][3][4][5] He was an advocate for social justice and democracy. M... ... party, the opposition leader escaped from prison and launched the Plan of San Luis Potosí from the United States, in this manner beginning the Mexica... ...turned to Mexico and assumed management of the Madero family's hacienda at San Pedro, Coahuila. Well traveled and well educated, he was now in robust ... ...ke, Madero is a major character. Madero appears in the films Viva Villa!, (1934), Villa Rides (1968) and Viva Zapata!, (1952). ... ...with the aggregate cost being $1,500,000US.[32] Madero set up shop in San Antonio, Texas, and quickly issued his Plan of San Luis ...

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