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2014-07-01 23:07:49

WhitePages Data Finds John Adams, Robert Morris, and John Hancock Most Popular Names Shared with America’s Founding Fathers Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Just in time for Independence Day, WhitePages, the leading provider of contact information for people and businesses in the U.S., reveals the most popular names in the United States that are shared with some of our country’s most patriotic founders. The data shows that John Adams (9,893 people), Robert Morris (7,367 people), and...

2013-03-21 23:04:06

Global age management medicine leader Cenegenics announces the recognition of its cofounder for his longtime dedication to the JDRF and the communities of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) March 21, 2013 The Nevada Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) names Cenegenics CEO John E. Adams as honoree of their Gala of Hope 2013 fundraiser, being held at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino on Friday, April 26, announced Cenegenics, the global leader in age management...

2013-02-03 23:01:53

Textbook buyback company MyBookBuyer.com announces the winner of the Fall 2012 scholarship essay contest, which gives students the opportunity to win enough money to purchase textbooks for a year. San Leandro, Calif. (PRWEB) February 03, 2013 Textbook buyback company mybookbuyer announces the winner of the Fall 2012 Textbooks for a Year Scholarship essay contest $1,250 grand prize is Jennifer Eckert. Ms. Eckert, who is pursuing her master´s degree at Fordham University, wrote the award...

2011-05-10 11:28:00

Celebrated director Peter Sellars makes his Met debut staging "perhaps the greatest American opera of the last quarter-century" (Associated Press) NEW YORK, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Metropolitan Opera's premiere production of John Adams' Nixon in China, conducted by the composer and staged by internationally acclaimed director Peter Sellars, will air in primetime on THIRTEEN's Great Performances at the Met Wednesday, June 1 at 9 p.m. ET on PBS (check local listings). In...

2011-04-19 14:45:00

NORWALK, Conn., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy Award-winning director Tom Hooper joined Captain Morgan aboard a 17th Century replica of the Galleon Andalucia in an undisclosed tropical location last week to film a new campaign for the celebrated rum brand. Set in the mid-1600's, the campaign will - for the first time ever - feature the re-imagined history of legendary privateer and brand icon, Captain Henry Morgan. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110419/NY86029)...

2011-03-09 07:30:00

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite probable boycotts by the Christian Coalition and Catholic Church, a novel is being published that answers the most hotly debated question in U.S. history: Was America founded as a Christian nation? In this fast-paced, provocative thriller, The Secret Treaty, Amanda Jefferson and Josiah Bacon search for a hidden family vault containing priceless documents from their ancestors, Thomas Jefferson and Sir Francis Bacon. The prize --...

2010-11-29 16:31:00

WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Green home builder Blu Homes, Inc. (www.bluhomes.com) today applauded its board member John H. Adams for winning the 2010 Medal of Freedom, the Nation's highest civilian honor. "It's heartening to see our board member and my close friend John Adams singled out by President Obama for his lifetime of stewardship and his extraordinary leadership in protecting our planet," said Bill Haney, founder and CEO of Blu. "John is an inspiration to us...


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This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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