Elva


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Elva

 

(lolva, liulva), a river in Komi ASSR, a right tributary of the Vym’ River (in the basin of the Vychegda River). Length, 255 km; basin area, 3,340 sq km. Its source lies in the southern spurs of Chetlasskii Kamen’ (Timan’ Ridge). It is fed predominantly by snow. The Elva’s average flow rate is about 11 cu m per sec. The lower part of the river is used to float timber.


Elva

 

a city in Tartu Raion, Estonian SSR. Elva is located on the Elva River in the Chudskoe Lake basin, 28 km southwest of Tartu; the city has a railroad station on the Tartu-Valga line. Elva has branches of the Sangar Garment Factory, the Linda Leather Accessories Factory, the Areng Textile Factory, and the Tartu Dairy Products Combine. The city also has a museum of local lore.

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Having gained lots of new friends, and a jam-packed social calendar, Elva was going to need help.
Elva spoke fluent Italian to a waiter - on the previous date she had conversed with a French poet in his native tongue at the El Cabala coffee bar further down Bold Street.
While ELVA is not yet operative in Lebanon, Catshoek did not exclude a possible presence in the country in future.
In 1952, Elva gave birth to twin boys, Martin and Myron.
I worked with Elva on the ACI board, She was a terrific business person," Peiros recalled.
She moved out of the family home in Scunthorpe, Lincs, at the age of 17, begging her mum to go with her to Mansfield, Notts, but Elva vowed to keep the family together until her youngest child was old enough to leave too.
LAST year, the Chronicle very kindly gave me some publicity for my poetry book Smile Again which I had published myself and dedicated to my good friend Elva Fairless, who tragically died in a fire in May 2009.
THE VICAR referred to in the article concerning the very early wedding of Frank and Elva Chivers was my Uncle John, the Reverend JJ Thomas ("Wedding vicar had to get away for the football
An emergency operation was launched after one of a group of four people, who had been potholing at Poul Elva beneath Slieve Elva in the Burren, managed to reach safety and ran to a local house to raise the alarm.
Unnur Osp Stefansdottir is also excellent as Gregor's sister Grete and all the cast deserve praise - Tom Mannion as the strait-laced and unbelieving father, Elva Osk Olafsdottir as the distraught mother, and Jonathan McGuinness who doubles up as Herr Fischer and Herr Stietl.
While teaching at Milton School in 1894, Elva met Ed Barnett and they were married at her parents' farm in December of that year.
In a close finish, Just Little pulled out extra for Christophe Lemaire to beat the Aga Khan's Elva by half a length.