Gessler

Gessler

sentenced Tell to shoot apple off son’s head. [Swiss Legend: Brewer Dictionary, 1066; Ital. Opera: Rossini, Wilhelm Tell]

Gessler

Austrian governor treats Swiss despotically; shot by Tell. [Ital. Opera: Rossini, William Tell, Westerman, 121–122]
See: Tyranny
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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In a recent ceremony at Camp Bagong Diwa, Eleazar recognized the top performers in the recruitment program, namely: Kevin Gessler Domasig Paris, 27, an electronics and communication engineering graduate, who emerged as class topnotcher; Carl Macabare Mantes, 21, a criminology graduate; Maria-rijuron Bangloy Bayang, 23, also a criminology graduate;
The top 10 qualifiers are Kevin Gessler Paris, Carl Mantes, Jerson Santos, Cedrix Denz Cansino, Maria-rijuron Bayang, Anthony Corpuz, Kenneth Christian Avelino, Jay-ar Laron, Paula Llantero, and Carlo de Guzman.
Camelphat Friday, May 17, sees the opening for Amnesia Presents & Do Not Sleep with music from Hector, Neverdogs, Technasia, Iban Mendoza, Darius Syrossian B2B with Sidney Charles and more; while May 25 is the opening of Elrow featuring Basement Jaxx (DJ set), Joris Voorn, De La Swing, Tini Gessler and Kolsch.
Now back to the German band, which comprised Niels Klein (clarinet), Lars Duppler (synthesisers), Hanno Busch (guitar, bass) and Ralf Gessler (drums).
The Elrow Stage will also be back in another riot of colour under its canopies, with sets from Richy Ahmed, Lawler, Detlef, Mella Dee, Toni Vagra, Tini Gessler, Eats Everything, Camelphat, Mele, Bastian Bux, Andres Campo and James Organ.
Winners were Grace Heldwein of Independence, OH; Isabel Segel of Pittsburgh, PA; and Merrick Gessler of Virginia Beach, VA.
PITTSBURGH: Dollar Bank announced the winners of its annual Tuition Scholarship Contest: Grace Heldwein of Independence, OH; Isabel Segel of Pittsburgh, PA; and Merrick Gessler of Virginia Beach, VA.
and the secret that engulfed its mystery, said Mark Gessler, president of the Historic Vehicle Association.
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"Fisher Nuts was initially against changing the appearance of their packaging [a two-piece SRP], until they saw the Delkor Cabrio Case, which alleviated their concerns with its clean, pre-cut front and wrapped corners," says Rick Gessler, director of marketing & strategic account management for Delkor.
Gessler PE, Moore ID, McKenzie NJ, Ryan PJ (1995) Soil landscape modelling and the spatial prediction of soil attributes.