Business News Archive - July 18, 2006
By John Crawley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Co., a pioneer in the development of popular gas-electric hybrid vehicles, is considering a U.S. investment in cars that run on ethanol and other alternative fuels, the automaker's North American president said on Tuesday.
- A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
- A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.