John Day


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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).

See also: National Parks and Monuments (table)National 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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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).
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This was John Day, a hunter from the backwoods of Virginia, who had been several years on the Missouri in the service of Mr.
John Day is accused of taking the purse from a handbag and then using a bank card found inside to purchase goods, including an Xbox for himself.
After weeks of heavy smoke from forest fires around the state, and a week of rain and cool temperatures in mid-September, we were hoping to catch the last of summer's warmth for our ride in the upper John Day Basin - and at first glance, it looked as if we'd scored.
The Archbishop was accompanied by Ven John Day of the Archbishop's staff, a member of the Archbishop Youth Trust, Kate Brown, Lay Chair of Deanery Synod and Revd Paul Peverell and the Vicar of Great Ayton, Newton and Nunthorpe DAWN MCNAMARA PHOTOGRAPHY
John Day, a town of 1,700, nearly died two years ago.
Tuesday, June 24, is St John Day and the charity is encouraging schools and businesses across Wales to dress as superheroes and donate.
This award is not only an impressive reminder of Remington's leading position in the manufacturing of arms and ammunition on a global scale, but also demonstrates that American manufacturing is still the top choice for military personnel around the world," said John Day, Remington Defense vice president.
He had asked Dr John Day, from the Scottish Association for Marine Science in his home town of Oban, for advice on an Advanced Higher biology project.
The Top of the Shops winners were John Day Greengrocers of Wallsend, Hoults Pork Butchers of North Shields, and 129 Coffee Shop of Whitley Bay.
Which is what makes John Day an interesting concept.
In John Day, releasing in the UAE on Thursday, he plays a sadistic "beast" -- not exactly a magnet for all those seeking violence-free films.