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Image from page 67 of “The southern planter : devoted to agriculture, horticulture, and the household arts” (1841)
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Title: The southern planter : devoted to agriculture, horticulture, and the household arts
Year: 1841 (1840s)
Subjects: Agriculture
Publisher: Richmond, Va. : P.D. Bernard
Contributing Library: Smithsonian Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: Biodiversity Heritage Library

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per cent, for shorter pf-riods. HORACE L. KENT, Prest. ALEX. DUVAL, Secv. N. AUGUST, Cashier. DIRECTORS:John N. Gordon, Samuel Putney, H. Baldwin, 1 .Davenport, Jr., Charles T. Wortham, Hugh W. Fr_and Wellington Goddin. Jan 1859.—ly R, 0. iiAsms, Ship Chandler, Grocer and Com-mission Merchant, la his large new building, in front of the SteamboaiWh«rf, RocKETTs, RICHMOND, VA.Sept 1859—Ij MITCHELL & TYLER, DEALERS IN GREAT REDUCTION in THE PRICE OF HATS AND BOOTS. From 15 to 20 per cent, savedby buying from J. H. ANTHONY, Columbinn Hotel Building. Moleskin Hats of best quality, ^ ;do. second quality, ; FashionableSilk Hats, 50; Fine Calfskin Sew-ed Boots, 50; Congress GaiterBoots, 25; Fine Calfskin SewedShoes, 25. J. H. ANTHONY has made ar-rangements with one of the best ma-kers in the city of Philadelphia to supply him with ahandsome and snbsianiial Calf-skin Sewed BOOT,which he will sell at the unprecedented low price ofThree Dollars and a half. July 59—ly

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Sontliern Clothing House mCHMOND, VA. The subscriber keeps con-stantly on hand a large and Fash-ionable assortment of Keady-madeClotning,of his own manufacture,of the latest and most approvedStyles. Also a large assortmentof Gentlemens furnishing Goods,such as Handkfs, Cravats, NeckTies, Shirts, Drawers, Gloves andSuspenders, Collars, Umbrellas. In addition to which he keeps alarge and general assortment ofPiece Goods of every Style andQuality, w hich he is prepared to make to measure attlie shortest notice and in the best and most fashiona-ble style. E. B. SPENCE, No. 120, Corner of Main and 13th Sts.July 59—ly

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Hadassah Southern California to Honor Katherine Merage and Family in a Celebration of Life for Support of Israel and of Jewish Life in the U.S

Beverly Hills, California (PRWEB) April 17, 2014

Hadassah Southern California will honor Katherine Merage and her family in a Celebration of Life event on Sunday, April 27, in Beverly Hills. Katherine is being recognized for her commitment to and philanthropic support of the country of Israel as well as Jewish life in the United States.

Katherine Merage is a woman of great vision and compassion, reads the official invitation from Hadassah Southern California. The invitation continues, Her commitment to Hadassah was instrumental in the founding of the Haifa group and Healing Spirits group in southern California, and the founding of the Denver Chapter. In Israel, Katherines commitment to Hadassah is evident to hundreds of thousands of patients and families that walk through the doors of the Merage Family Pavilion at the Sarah Wetsman Davidson Hospital Tower.

Since the establishment of the Andre and Katherine Merage Foundation (headquartered in Englewood, Colorado), nearly $ 35 million has been invested into improving the quality of life in communities near and far through the foundation that is named after Katherine and her late husband, Andre. Katherines philanthropy in Israel has focused on the betterment and development of communities in the Negev, supporting the quality of life of new immigrants, and other health, education, and cultural projects. Through Katherines bold and visionary leadership, communities in the Negev are being revitalized. The construction of Dimonas first emergency medical treatment center and the education campus in Sde Boker are part of this extraordinary social investment legacy. Along with her son, David Merage, Katherine was also an early supporter of Ayalim, a movement led by young adults to create villages in the Negev where college students can live and serve their communities. The seed funding and leadership of Katherine and her family resulted in this multi-million dollar public-private venture with sustained impact.

In addition to being a champion of the Negev region, Mrs. Merage is also dedicated to supporting Israeli immigrants. Through the Iranian Olim project, newcomers receive education and other assistance to adapt to Israeli society and help prepare them for a bright and productive future in their new homeland.

Katherine, an energetic mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, has become an inspiration and role model to her family, who continue the tradition of philanthropy through the generations. The impact of the Merage family is felt by millions of people, across various sectors of need, throughout the U.S. and the world.

About the Andre & Katherine Merage Foundation

The Foundation is rooted in the values and traditions that were the basis of the familys success. Among these, education is a focal point as it is a means for improving life and promoting successful life outcomes. The Merage familys focus on the Jewish heritage is also an acknowledgement of their culture and traditions. This is achieved through supporting immigration to Israel and projects in underserved regions of Israel. For more information, please visit http://www.merage.org.

About the David & Laura Merage Foundation

Promoting self-sufficiency through education and community development, the foundation supports programs that are focused on social change and result in children, families and communities improving the quality and circumstances of their lives. David & Laura Merage believe that education is the gateway to optimal life outcomes. For more information, please visit http://www.merage.org.

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Q&A: I am looking for some fun kids activities (out or indoor) around Stratford Connecticut or southern CT?

Question by Pluto: I am looking for some fun kids activities (out or indoor) around Stratford Connecticut or southern CT?

Best answer:

Answer by surfjax32
How old are the kids? Here are a few suggestions:

The Children’s Museum
18 Lindeman Drive
Trumbull, CT 06611
office (203) 373-0001
fax (203) 373-0180

Bridgeport Bluefish
Region: Fairfield County
City: Bridgeport
Date: Apr.-Sept.
Description: Professional baseball club.

Bridgeport Sound Tigers
Region: Fairfield County
City: Bridgeport
Date: Oct.-Apr.
Description: American Hockey League (AHL) team, affiliated with the New York Islanders.

Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo
Region: Fairfield County
City: Bridgeport
Description: The state’s only zoo features primarily North and South American animals

The Discovery Museum
4450 Park Ave.
Bridgeport, CT 06604
An interactive science museum with hands-on displays, changing exhibits, gift shop, and food court. Challenger Learning Center features computer-simulated space missions). A planetarium and CineMuse Hi-Definition Theater both with daily shows.

Silverman’s Farm
451 Sport Hill Rd.
Easton, CT 06612
Farmer?s market, animal farm, pick-your-own peaches, nectarines, apples, seasonal scenic hay rides.

Connecticut Audubon Society Birdcraft Museum
314 Unquowa Rd
Fairfield, CT 06824
Historic (1914) museum highlights natural history of the state with dioramas, wildlife exhibits, and dinosaur footprints. Adjacent 6-acre sanctuary with trails. A National Historic Landmark, first nature center in America, on the Connecticut Women?s Heritage Trail.

Bruce Museum of Arts & Science
One Museum Dr.
Greenwich, CT 06830
Over 12 changing exhibitions, environmental galleries, marine touch tank, lectures, educational workshops, museum store.

Blue Spruce Farm
626 Wheeler Rd.
Monroe, CT 06468
Trail rides, moonlight rides, tractor drawn hay rides, pony rides.

New Canaan Nature Center
144 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT 06840
40 acres with walking trails, visitor’s enter with natural science and horticultural exhibits, live animals, gift shop. Bird, butterfly, herb, wildflower and naturalists? gardens; arboretum. Cider house, raptor exhibit, maple sugar shed, educational and recreational programs.

Sheffield Island Lighthouse
ferry service from Hope Dock
(corner of Washington St. & N. Water St.)
Norwalk, CT 06854
Picturesque boat ride to the three-acre park with picnic area and 1868 lighthouse that has four levels and 10 rooms to explore. Clambakes and special events on the island. Adjacent to the Stewart B. McKinney U.S. Fish & Wildlife Refuge.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children
303 West Ave.
Mathews Park
Norwalk, CT 06850
Award-winning interactive museum for children ages 10 and under, with a variety of exhibits and activities that inspire learning and discovery. Explore tropical rain forests, report the weather, or experiment with water.

The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
10 North Water St.
Norwalk, CT 06854
Come nose-to-nose with sharks, inches away from seals, river otters, sea turtles, jelly fish. Educational public cruises, changing exhibits, boat shop, hands-on touch tanks, IMAX movie theater.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center
39 Scofieldtown Rd.
Stamford, CT 06903
118 woodland acres; includes New England working farm, hiking trails, picnic area, Nature’s playground, boardwalk (accessible to wheelchairs), galleries for interactive exhibitions with hands-on area for children, two stores, special events, planetarium. Observatory Fri. evenings (weather permitting).

The Garbage Museum
1410 Honeyspot Rd. Ext.
Stratford, CT 06615
Environmental education facility with hands-on exhibits featuring “Trash-O-Saurus”, enclosed skywalk overlooks recycling plant.

Earthplace – The Nature Discovery Center
10 Woodside La.
Westport, CT 06880
62-acre wildlife sanctuary with trails. Museum with natural science exhibits, live animal hall, nature plant court, bird and butterfly garden. Gift shop.

Scarecrow Festival
Region: Fairfield County
City: Greenwich
Date: October 14, 2007 – October 14, 2007
Description: Celebrate the fall season with a day of traditional entertainment and crafts.

Harvest Spooktacular
Stamford Museum & Nature Center
39 Scofieldtown Rd.
Stamford, CT 06903
Visit the haunted house, take a spooky hay ride, enter a corn shucking contest, sip on some hot apple cider or paint a pumpkin.

Corn Maze
Plasko’s Farm
670 Daniels Farm Rd.
Trumbull, CT 06611

I would check this site out for more information, they have a ton of ideas! Hope this helps!

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Bill Magee Returns to Habanos Cigar and Wine Lounge on May 31st with His Southern Blues Style of Music

San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 19, 2013

Bill Magee and his blues band are returning to Habanos Cigar and Wine Lounge Friday, May 31st. Located on the corner of Rosecrans and Hancock Street, the performance begins at 7pm and runs till 11pm.

Three large enclosed patios provide a festive ambiance for friends to enjoy great blues music, friendly conversation, food, premium wines, craft beers and cigars. The center of the main patio sports a warm and inviting fire pit. Plenty of free parking is available. A friendly and knowledgeable staff will be there to answers questions and serve customers.

For the beer lovers, the new taps are in and pouring craft beers from local San Diego breweries. A special menu of culinary delights is always prepared for the events.

Bill Magee was such a big hit the first time he performed here we invited him back. commented Wade Alkhouri, proprietor, wine connoisseur and cigar aficionado, We had a lot of requests to bring Bill back and I was able to get him even though he has a booked schedule. This will be an evening you do not want to miss.

I am so happy to be invited back to Habanos Cafe commented Bill, I had such a great time at my first appearance. I enjoy performing at Caf

Q&A: Place to take pictures in southern california?

Question by ridersball23: Place to take pictures in southern california?
Hey, I’m a beginner and i do not have too much information or ideas.
I live in Orange County and been couple places, and now I’ve got my spring break for a week,
and like to go out for photography.
I’d like to hear some places around So Cal.
any theme is fine for me, I’d like to go everywhere.

Best answer:

Answer by snowwillow20
There are some beautiful wild flowers (lupine and poppy’s) on Hwy 58 going west toward Atascadero.

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