Dixon, Thomas

Dixon, Thomas,

1864–1946, American novelist, b. Shelby, N.C., grad. Wake Forest College. A militant Southerner, he is best known for his novel The Clansman (1905), on which D. W. GriffithGriffith, D. W.
(David Llewelyn Wark Griffith), 1875–1948, American movie director and producer, b. La Grange, Ky. Griffith was the first major American film director. He began his film career as an actor and a scenario writer in 1908 with the Biograph Company.
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CALIFORNIA--Janae Aldea, Matthew Bathalter, Gary Calvaneso, Brian Clay, Greg Dixon, Thomas Duddy, Ed Eldridge, Alexandra Espinoza, Charlie Granville, Ashley Greenway, Jack Greer, Rick Grenert, Ronnie Hayes, Aileen Hongo, Rachel Lee, Idrissi Maldonado, Nataly Malka, Laura Marshall, Pankaj Minhas, James Muller, Charles Pattillo, David Reynolds, Rob Rich, Denise Robertson, Dustin Rogelstad, Kim Saeng, Alyssa Santos, Matthew Thompson, Donna Warnock, Regina Whitaker, Laura Williams, Tony Yang
Backs: Rhodri Williams, Joshua Davies, Harri Evans, Sam Davies, Steffan Hughes, Jack Dixon, Thomas Pascoe, Aaron Warren, Ashley Evans, Jordan Williams, Hallam Amos, Dion Jones, Owen Jenkins.
Aaron Dixon, Thomas Whalton and Louis Adams (2) were the Bay scorers, the Bedlington reply courtesy of Ben Culling.
HO, HO, HO: Hepworth Junior School youngsters, from left, Lily Dixon, Thomas Armstrong and Ruby Shirtcliffe meet Santa who visited their Christmas fair at the school with his helpers, teaching assistants, Heidi Heeley (back left) and Susan Turner (AC051209Ahepw-01)
Swansea: Tries - T Evans, P de Snyder, N Thomas; Con - J Dixon; Pens - Dixon, Thomas
Gbr & Irl unless stated, par 72): 67 Mikael Lundberg (Swe), Marcus Fraser (Aus) 68 Sam Walker, Marc Warren, Anders Hansen (Den), Rafael Echenique (Arg), Lee Westwood 69 Jeev Milkha Singh (Ind), Michael Campbell (Nzl), Mikko Ilonen (Fin), Paul Lawrie, David Dixon, Thomas Bjorn (Den), Greg Owen Selected others: 70 Nick Dougherty, 73 Lee Slattery, Phillip Archer, 79 Paul Waring
Jared Campbell, Samantha Carlson, Sylvia Carrillo, Brian Cook, Kaitlin Corlis, Jordan Cowan, Leslee Crawford, Ricky Cummings, Logan Cummings-Reed,Josh Delamater, Erma Demuth, Janice Dixon, Thomas Dunbar, Jaimie Dzana, Austin Elliott, Jakob Elliott, Aaron Garcia, Whitney George, Conrad Goddard, Rodney Gott,
The Venny (John Smith, Michael Dixon, Thomas Hooson) held out under pressure from Kingsthorne Pumas (Thomas Parr, Ellis Walters) to win 3-2.
The works and lives of Alice Walker, Countee Cullen, Audre Lorde, Melvin Dixon, Thomas Glave, Jewelle Gomez and Shay Youngblood, to name a few, are succinctly packaged in 555 pages.
The new institution took its place not, as with so many modern universities, on a green field site at the end of town, but in Birmingham's civic heart, beside the central library and the new council house, and the committee chosen to run it were the cream of the town's civic gospellers: Joseph and Richard Chamberlain, George Dixon, Thomas Avery and Richard Martineau.
Artists include Stephen Dixon, Thomas Hill, Richard Hooper, Rachael Howard, Joanne Mitchell, Ruth Moilliet, Molly Rathbone and Alan Whittaker.
St Cuthbert's: Liam Alexander, Jonny Day, Daniel Wright, Jack Stokl, Martin Dixon, Thomas Palmer, Daniel Humble, Ryan Witherspoon, Declan McDonough, Chris Lewis, Grant Patterson, Sean Magee, Lewis Ruddy, Philip McCoy, Jonathan Simm, Christopher Summerson.