Harper, James

Harper, James

(1795–1869) publisher; born in Newton, Long Island, N.Y. In 1817, with his brother John Harper, he established the firm that, with his younger brothers as partners, became Harper & Brothers, one of the world's leading publishing companies. Besides publishing books, the company launched popular magazines, including Harper's Bazaar in 1867, and pioneered in printing technology. Harper also served a one-year term as reform mayor of New York City (1844–45).
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Gareth Barry, Rekeem Harper, James Morrison and Boaz Myhill are all out of contract this summer.
Singles Wrestlers: AJ Styles, John Cena, Shinsuke Nakamura, Tye Dillinger, Baron Corbin, Dolph Ziggler, Mojo Rawley, Aiden English, Erick Rowan, Luke Harper, James Ellsworth, Kane,  Zack Ryder
BANBRIDGE RANGERS YOUTH: Nathan Hutchinson, Russell Hillard, Matthew Burns, Reuben Cobb, Jack Savage, Matthew Holloway, Ryan Woods, Matthew Dodds, Matthew Smylie, Bradley Harper, James McCann.
Tom Burns's lone strike was enough for Heswall Reserves to get the nod at Chester Nomads Reserves but Andy Henry's double counted for nothing as Upton AA Reserves suffered a 3-2 reversal at Marshalls Reserves when Rob Harper, James Hunter and Matt Challoner netted for the winners.
Historians should also appreciate and learn from Read's nuanced comparisons of Calhoun's defense of slavery as a "positive good" to other leading proslavery apologists including Thomas Roderick Dew, William Harper, James Henry Hammond, and George Fitzhugh.
A young Canaries side were stuffed 6-0 at Whitley Park in windy conditions as United handed a slice of action to senior figures such as Steve Harper, James Perch, Danny Guthrie, Dan Gosling and Davide Santon.
Assistants: Steve Bucciaglia, Dan Coonan, Mike DiStefano, Paul Dowd, Perry Jano, Mike Harper, James McNamara, Tim Walles.
Feinauer, Leslie L., Mitchell, Jill, Harper, James M., & Dane, Skip (1996).
The collection is organized chronologically and features the work of Phillis Wheatley, Frances Ellen Harper, James Weldon Johnson, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Claude McKay, Georgia Douglas Johnson, Countee Cullen, Langston Hughes, Sterling Brown, Margaret Walker and Gwendolyn Brooks.
One of the new manager's first duties will be to assess the value of new contracts for Gareth Barry, Rekeem Harper, James Morrison and Boaz Myhill, whose deals expire at the end of next month.
FIRST: Liverpool Harriers' men team Harry Harper, James Rilery, Jonny Mellor and James McCole
United will be without injury victims Kevin Nolan, Danny Guthrie, Mike Williamson, Steve Harper, James Perch, Hatem Ben Arfa and Dan Gosling, while Leon Best is still struggling with an ankle problem.