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  • 1 menial servant — A servant whose duties involve the most simple of domestic tasks, requiring little, if any, exercise of discretion, and often consisting in tasks of a degrading nature. Menials or menial servants were originally so called because they were… …

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  • 2 Menial — Someone within a lord s meinie, i.e. a man who performed household duties for his lord. These men were soldiers or officials. The tasks they performed would not have been degrading. The current sense is a dilution of the original meaning, applied …

    Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • 3 Spenser, Edmund — born 1552/53, London, Eng. died Jan. 13, 1599, London English poet. Little is known for certain about his life before he entered the University of Cambridge. His first important publication, The Shepheardes Calender (1579), can be called the… …

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  • 4 Luther, Martin — • Leader of the great religious revolt of the sixteenth century in Germany; born at Eisleben, 10 November, 1483; died at Eisleben, 18 February, 1546 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Luther, Martin      …

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  • 5 Luther —     Martin Luther     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Martin Luther     Leader of the great religious revolt of the sixteenth century in Germany; born at Eisleben, 10 November, 1483; died at Eisleben, 18 February, 1546.     His father, Hans, was a… …

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  • 6 Martin Luther —     Martin Luther     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Martin Luther     Leader of the great religious revolt of the sixteenth century in Germany; born at Eisleben, 10 November, 1483; died at Eisleben, 18 February, 1546.     His father, Hans, was a… …

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  • 7 Henley Royal Regatta — A race taking place at the 2004 regatta Henley Royal Regatta is a rowing event held every year on the River Thames by the town of Henley on Thames, England. The Royal Regatta is sometimes referred to as Henley Regatta, its original name pre… …

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  • 8 Tommie Burton — William Thomas Burton (born 31 January 1878 in Black Rock, St Michael, Barbados, died 22 August 1946, St Michael, Barbados) was a coloured West Indian cricketer best known as a member of the 1900 and 1906 West Indian tourists to England. He is… …

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  • 9 Sizar — A sizar formerly referred to students of limited means at the universities of Cambridge and Trinity College, Dublin, who were charged lower fees and obtained free food and/or lodging and other assistance during their period of study.According to… …

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  • 10 GWR 6100 Class — Infobox Locomotive powertype=Steam name = GWR 6100 Class caption = 6165 at Reading with a train of mineral wagons, May 1964 designer = Collett builder = GWR builddate = 1931 1935 totalproduction = 70 whytetype = 2 6 2 gauge = 4 8½ leadingsize =… …

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  • 11 Excellent Women — Infobox Book | name = Excellent Women title orig = translator = author = Barbara Pym cover artist = country = United Kingdom language = English series = genre = Novel publisher = Jonathan Cape release date = 1952 media type = Print (Hardback)… …

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  • 12 Offutt Air Force Base — This article is about Offutt Air Force Base. For other uses of Offutt, see Offutt (disambiguation). Offutt Air Force Base Part of Air Combat Command (ACC) …

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  • 13 Vorticon — The Vorticon are a race of grayish, dog like, bipedal aliens featured in the computer games. They have formidable claws, rayguns and sometimes work as, oddly enough, ninjas. They were invented by Tom Hall. History In the second and third episodes …

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  • 14 Amateur Rowing Association — Infobox Sport governing body assocname= Amateur Rowing Association logo= sport= Rowing abbrev = ARA founded = 1882 aff = International Federation of Rowing Associations affdate = region = regionyear = president = Sir Steve Redgrave secretary =… …

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  • 15 Men of Honor — Original film poster Directed by George Tillman, Jr. Produced by …

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  • 16 The Ram has Touched the Wall — Rome episode title= The Ram Has Touched the Wall caption=Pompey mulls his options after truce is refused season=1 (2005) episode=5 (HBO; see BBC editing) air date=September 25, 2005 (HBO) November 23, 2005 (BBC) writer=Bruno Heller director=Allen …

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  • 17 John B. Kelly, Sr. — John Brendan Kelly, Sr., also known as Jack Kelly, (October 4, 1889 June 20, 1960) was one of the most accomplished oarsman in the history of the sport of rowing. He was a triple Olympic Gold Medal winner, the first to do so in the sport of… …

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  • 18 The Mouse Comes to Dinner — Infobox Hollywood cartoon cartoon name = The Mouse Comes to Dinner series = Tom and Jerry caption = director = William Hanna Joseph Barbera story artist = William Hanna Joseph Barbera animator = Irven Spence Kenneth Muse Pete Burness Ray… …

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  • 19 West Indian cricket team in England in 1906 — Infobox cricket series series=West Indian cricket team in England in 1906 partof=1906 English cricket season date=11 June, 1906 – 18 August 1906 place=United Kingdom result=No representative matches played team1=cr|West Indies captain1=HBG Austin …

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  • 20 Samuel Masham, 1st Baron Masham — of Otes (1678/9 ndash; 1758), was a courtier in the court of Queen Anne, and the husband of her favourite, Abigail Masham ( née Hill), Baroness Masham.Masham was born 1678/9, the eighth son of Sir Francis Masham, 3rd Baronet and Mary Scott, in… …

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