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2008-06-24 09:02:57

By Jennifer Thomas, The Centre Daily Times, State College, Pa. Jun. 24--Delta Air Lines will discontinue its flights between the University Park Airport and Cincinnati as of Sept. 1, an airport official confirmed Monday. The flights were through Comair, a Delta Connection partner, and had served the airport since 2003. Rising fuel costs and fewer passengers -- the flights were about 70 percent full -- led to the cut, which is a part of Delta's strategy "to reduce select flights that...


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monteith
  • 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.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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