Bruno Richard Hauptmann, Lindbergh baby kidnapper, is sent to the electric ...
Inscrutable to the last, his face ashen gray with horror, Bruno Richard Hauptmann paid with his life at 8:42:45 o'clock tonight or the kidnap murder of Charles Augustus Lindbergh Jr. The lips which held the secret of the happenings of March 1, 1932 ...
April 4, 2015
Vintage Tutaia, dominant Guthrie deliver crucial Mystics win
A quality performance from Maria Tutaia and a strong defensive display from English import Serena Guthrie has secured a gritty win for the Northern Mystics against the Central Pulse in round four of the 2015 ANZ Championship season. Guthrie was in ...
March 25, 2015
Clocks' many duties stand the test of time
Austrian open well wall clock in Steve Overstreet's clock collection. As most Americans prepare to set their clocks ahead one hour before going to sleep Saturday night for the return of daylight saving time – and Childs' shop will reset around 30 ...
March 6, 2015
Massive gift keeps nation's last clock school ticking
And clocks. More than 400 from all around the world. Cuckoos. Hundred day clocks. Grandfather clocks. Nautical clocks. Regulator clocks. Wall clocks. Mantel clocks. Alarm clocks. Some worked and others didn't. The collection represented numerous styles ...
February 27, 2015
Redskins-Eagles: 9 takeaways from Washington's 27-24 win
The 2014 Eagles season is a nice reminder how quickly the NFL pendulum can swing. Walking off the field on Thanksgiving after embarrassing the Philly was driving down the field with Zach Ertz walking around with a feedbag attached to his face ...
December 21, 2014
Waukesha clock restorer crazy about cuckoos
Sitting on his work bench was the clock's metal guts — a contraption of ratchet wheels, activators, count racks, lift arms and pendulums. Everything that makes the clock keep time and sing or chirp or gong at precise intervals. Galinsky knows what ...
December 27, 2014
Man keeps ticking as he collects, fixes clocks
For fun, he built a “barber clock” with backward numbers so the patron in a barber's chair looking in a mirror can properly read the reflection of the clock on a wall behind him. Another room of his shop has a chest of drawers that are filled with ...
March 8, 2015
telling time. until the life runs out. then merely collecting dust sailing by. numbers mark. outside edges of round. Scrolls spin round. A wall clock. telling time. until the life runs out. then merely collecting dust sailing by.
Seeing as this collection of 2015 blogs, is supposed to be biographical, with a somewhat sensible accounting of chronology, I have the feeling of necessity, to at the same time, address actuality at the same time, as overviewing what has become... As I might have made reference to in previous blogs, our retail experience in Muskoka has always been one of those typical feast and famine relationships, that one eventually either succumbs to, or survives and even thrives. There were stretches of three to five days, when we wouldn't see a customer, or clank any coins into the cash box, let alone the soft sound of folding money hitting the rest of the cash neatly arranged inside. It was always discouraging, yet we knew from life-long experience, especially Suzanne, having grown up in Windermere and being part of a season business, that there is a serious downturn in the economy in the off season that can kill even the... I haven't seen a winter season economy as poor, and widespread, as the past two months. This one has shown an ugly side in our town, that is probably scaring many other business owners, praying for the end of what has been a tough, unrelenting winter thus far.
I decided to create a blog featuring a different color every day. A great big funny colourful fat fish illustration, drawn by children's book illustrator Paul Stickland for Funny Fish. Put a funny fish on your chest. Orange, red and yellow big mouthed tropicalfish with four sharp teeth and funny googley eyes. Whimsical cartoon fish humor on these funny t shirts, great silly t shirts for kids. Drawings of the workings of the original metronome (invented to provide a steady tempo in music) and a pendulum clock are displayed on a burnt orange, red, and yellow ceiling lamp. the man in the moon and an old wall clock look on, and just below are fragments from a page of manuscript to the 9th symphony of Beethoven, he who playfully mocked the invention of the metronome in his previous symphony but sternly demanded the... It is an eight day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy Temple (the Second Temple) in Jerusalem by Judas Maccabee at the time of the Maccabean Revolt. The festival is observed by the kindling of the candles of a unique candelabrum, the nine branched Menorah or Hanukiah, one additional candle on each night of the holiday, progressing to eight on the final.