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2011-05-10 10:00:00

Exhibition Features 36 Accidental Mummies on Loan From the Museo de las Momias de Guanajuato DALLAS, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- They were miners, fathers, soldiers, farmers and children. They are revered by their descendents and have been visited by millions. They are rare, shocking ... and completely accidental. Now, they are making their Southwest U.S. debut in The Accidental Mummies of Guanajuato exhibition. The Accidental Mummies of Guanajuato is a 10,000 square-foot...

2010-09-01 10:32:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Amigos de las Americas (AMIGOS) and Continental Airlines are proud to announce the Grand Prize Winner of the 2010 Continental Latin American Photo Contest. Rebeca Beeman of Portland, Oregon, took the winning photo titled "Callejon (Alley)" in Guanajuato, Mexico where she was living at the time. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081112/DC45185LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081112/DC45185LOGO) This year, we received...

2010-05-21 08:00:00

Avon Speaks Out Against Domestic Violence at the Cannes International Film Festival NEW YORK, May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the 63rd Cannes International Film Festival, Avon Mexico and Expresion en Corto International Film Festival announced the fourth annual Speak Out Against Domestic Violence Short Film Competition. The international competition, first launched in Mexico in 2007 as a joint project of Avon Mexico and Expresion en Corto, invites filmmakers to submit short films to...

2009-07-22 06:00:00

. LEON GUANAJUATO, Mexico; July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- With the development of economic and affordable entry-level housing, Urbi, the leading housing developer in Mexico, initiates operations of its strategic business unit (SBU) in the City of Leon, adding this city to the geographical expansion program through the City Licensee Manager and Landowner Partnership scheme. Thus, Urbi will serve the lower-income segments in the area with the development of more than 5,300 homes within the next...

2009-05-15 10:22:00

CANNES, France, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Avon Products Inc. and the Expresion en Corto International Film Festival (Mexico) have joined forces to launch the "Speak Out Against Domestic Violence Short Film Contest" during this year's Cannes Film Festival in France. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090515/NY17520-a ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090515/NY17520-b ) The short film competition, which accepts and awards short films and documentaries whose content or...

2008-09-08 15:00:50

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 8, 2008) - GREAT PANTHER RESOURCES LIMITED (TSX:GPR) is pleased to report that it has received the second of two new underground loaders for the Company's wholly-owned Guanajuato Mine in Guanajuato, Mexico. The loaders, known as Scooptram ST-3.5's, are supplied by Atlas Copco of Sweden and are ideally suited to the Guanajuato mine. As part of a mine improvement plan, the units will assist the mine in achieving an expected 40% increase in...

2008-09-08 09:00:35

Endeavour Silver Corp. (TSX: EDR)(AMEX: EXK)(DBFrankfurt:EJD) announces that exploration drilling on its Bolanitos properties at the Guanajuato Mines project in Guanajuato State, Mexico has encountered four new zones of high grade silver-gold mineralization. The best results to date are in drill hole SJS-1, which intersected 374 grams per tonne silver and 3.14 gpt gold over 9.50 m (15.9 oz per ton silver equivalent over 31.2 feet), including 1147 gpt silver and 0.84 gpt gold over 1.90 m...

2007-08-31 16:00:00

HARTFORD, Conn. -- People who lived in the mining town of Guanajuato, Mexico, more than a century ago left behind a scientific mother lode: their own accidentally mummified bodies. Scientists are conducting what they say is the first intensive examination of more than 100 bodies mummified in the city, while stored in aboveground crypts from the mid-19th to mid-20th centuries. The bodies from the Guanajuato's Museo de las Momias (Museum of the Mummies) are believed to be the largest mummy...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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