John Day

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
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Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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John Day,

river, 281 mi (452 km) long, rising in several branches in the Strawberry Mts., NE Oreg., and flowing W, then N to the Columbia River. Unnavigable, the river is used to irrigate vegetable farms. Within the river valley is the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, containing well-preserved fossils of plants and animals as well as the striking Painted Hills and the cliffs of the Clarno Palisades (see National Parks and MonumentsNational Parks and Monuments

National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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, table).

Day, John,

1522–84, English printer. At his London shop Day designed and made type for himself, but not for sale. His types included musical notes and the first Anglo-Saxon type. He printed the first English book of church music (1560) and the first English edition of John Foxe's Book of Martyrs (1563), though not under that title (see Foxe, JohnFoxe, John,
1516–87, English clergyman, author of the noted Book of Martyrs. He early became a Protestant and, when Mary Tudor became queen, he fled from England to Strasbourg.
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). His edition of Euclid was the first English translation of that work. Day's printer's mark was a rising sun, a sleeper awakening, and the motto, "Arise, for it is Day."

Day, John,

1574?–1640?, English dramatist. Educated at Cambridge, he was one of Philip HensloweHenslowe, Philip
, c.1550–1616, English businessman and theatrical manager. Although he managed the Rose Theatre, Bankside, London, and the Fortune Theatre, Cripplegate, London, he is best remembered for his association with his son-in-law Edward Alleyn and the Admiral's
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's group of playwrights, collaborating with Thomas DekkerDekker, Thomas,
c,1570–1632, English dramatist and pamphleteer. Little is known of his life except that he frequently suffered from poverty and served several prison terms for debt. He began his literary career c.1598 working for Philip Henslowe.
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, Henry Chettle, and others. The allegorical masque The Parliament of Bees, which was written c.1607 (pub. 1641) is his only important work. His other plays include The Isle of Gulls (1606) and The Travels of Three English Brothers (1607).
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Fast-forwarding to the present day, John (Mark Wahlberg) now works for a car rental company and has a beautiful girlfriend, Lori (Mila Kunis).
On the same day, John 'Ginger' Dennistoun was born in Wimbledon.
Rangers players past and present, as well as Alfie Conn and Rangers captain on the day, John Greig, attended.
As an acclaimed photographer in his day, John Gay (London's Historic Railways, 1972) didn't make ordinary structures and people appear more dramatic, which is perhaps why Gay's work went out of fashion but is receiving attention again.
Ahead of his keynote speech at the Association of Colleges Annual Conference in Birmingham later in the day, John Denham wanted to visit Walsall College to discuss its extensive links with major industry players and local businesses that help to raise skill levels in the local area, as well as taking a closer look at the College's state-of the- art academies.
The new albumsees Glen adding his touch to classic hits by the likes of U2, Foo Fighters, TomPetty, Green Day, John Lennon and many more.
With each passing day, John Sununu's chances of holding on to his Senate seat improve.
The next day, John Suhrhoff of nearby San Rafael brought the handbag into the police station.
Admiral will run in the Champion Hurdle, we will get the best jockey available, and he will also go for the County Hurdle on the fourth day, John will ride him in that.
Seven of those who brought a particular area of hands-on expertise to bear in these early stages: Lee, Jerry, Josh Parker, Ross Hilburn, Gene Day, John Thomas and myself, have been designated company directors," he says.
Ms Chantell was found fatally stabbed at her home on January 25 and, the same day, John Patterson Ingram's car was found parked at Beachy Head.
Though ostensibly set in the present day, John 2 exists in a kind of eternal movie 1975' where cars are always being repossessed, the factory is perpetually shutting down, hospitals are larded with religious statuary, an honest working man can't get a break, and even the telephones are rotary.