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2014-03-19 23:04:45

“Literate Nation” Founder Cinthia Coletti-Haan to Speak About the Growing Importance of Teaching Literacy to Students in Minnesota and Across America Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Nationally renowned literacy advocate and founding team member of SPRINT Cinthia Coletti-Haan will be the keynote speaker at the Groves Academy Annual Scholarship Gala set for Saturday, April 12 at the Minneapolis Marriott City Center, located at 30 South 7th Street. The Gala is Groves Academy’s...

An 1,800-Year-Old Letter From Egyptian Soldier Deciphered
2014-03-19 12:32:14

[ Watch the Video: Translating An Ancient Letter From A Roman Soldier ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An 1,800-year-old letter from an Egyptian soldier serving in a Roman legion has been deciphered for the first time. Grant Adamson, a Rice University graduate, deciphered the letter sent home by Roman military recruit Aurelius Polion. This letter was originally discovered in 1898 by the expedition team of Grenfell and Hunt in the ancient Egyptian city of...

2014-03-18 23:26:50

QSR International and TranscribeMe partner to offer transcription from within NVivo. (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 TranscribeMe, tech innovator and leader in crowd-sourced voice-to-text transcription, and NVivo (QSR International), the leading platform for unstructured data analysis, have partnered to create a fast, easy and cost efficient way to transcribe and analyze video and audio content. The partnership creates significant time and cost savings for NVivo users, with access to affordable,...

2014-03-12 12:34:47

The Essay Writing Services Review Site Now Features a Colourful and Informative Infographic Filled with Helpful Tips LONDON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- UK Essays, a website that features in-depth and helpful reviews of some of the top essay writing services that are currently available, has just released an infographic that shows in great detail how to write an effective essay. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140312/MN81683) To write a good essay, the...

2014-03-10 23:02:19

Patent-pending Transfer-to-a-Friend™ offers fast, easy, personalized SMS text message mobile ticket delivery. Brown Paper Tickets becomes the only major ticketing and event registration company to use SMS text message for ticket sharing. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Brown Paper Tickets, the Not-Just-For-Profit online ticketing and event registration service, announces Transfer-to-a-Friend™, a patent pending innovation for digital transfer of tickets and event registration using...

2014-03-07 16:21:53

Off The Stall!: Unconventional Bathroom Graffiti is a project like no other. LEXINGTON, Mass., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Here's an art book that is unique, not only for its content but for the process used to collect the individual pieces. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140307/PH79008-aLogo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140307/PH79008LOGO-b It's a 300-page book of full-color graffiti images, gathered from New Zealand, Australia, Canada, USA, Scotland,...

2014-03-06 23:29:08

Now Awarding the Final Draft/New York Film Academy Fellowship in Writing for Film & Television Calabasas, CA (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Final Draft, Inc., publisher of Final Draft® 9, the #1-selling screenwriting software in the world, celebrates 15 years of launching screenwriters’ careers with the Big Break Screenwriting Contest. Now open for entries, Big Break has expanded to include the Final Draft/New York Film Academy Fellowship in Writing for Film & Television....

2014-03-06 08:33:12

CLEVELAND, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrate spring joys this year with a fresh and fantastic offering of greeting cards for all the lovely occasions that bloom in spring. Visit the American Greetings card aisle for the perfect card to share your love with the special people in your life for St. Patrick's Day, birthdays, Passover, Easter, First Communion, Confirmation and Administrative Professionals Day. A wide selection of new and favorite cards in a range of prices will be...

2014-03-05 23:22:28

The leading self-service ticketing platform continues to transform and democratize the ticketing industry with an intuitive solution for event organizers of all sizes. With $1billion in gross ticket sales for general admission events in 2013, the reserved seating solution opens a new market for Eventbrite and deepens offering for millions of existing customers. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 Eventbrite, the leading independent ticketing platform, today launched a self-service...

2014-03-05 12:25:08

App turns iPad and iPhone into wireless dictation device, providing quick action on op notes and shortening revenue cycle DALLAS, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Surgical Notes, a nationwide provider of transcription, coding, document management, and other information technology services for the ambulatory surgery center and surgical hospital markets, has announced the launch of a mobile transcription application for use on the Apple iPad and iPhone. The app provides a number of...


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2010-09-16 15:36:53

Unlike its predecessor, the dip pen, the fountain pen holds its ink in a internal reservoir which is drawn through a feed to the nib by way of gravity and capillary action. Due to its way of operating the fountain pen requires little to no pressure to write. The ink in the reservoir may be re-filled manually via an internal "filler mechanism or through use of removable reservoirs of pre-filled ink. The first known recorded use of the fountain pen dates back to the 10th century....

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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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