The Drunken Song in Carmina burana refers to it in Latin: My best friend, Anne Smith Broadwell and I would write letters to each other, and I was actually afraid to touch her envelope, afraid of it having polio germs from the BIG city.
The statue atop the US Capitol dome, while not officially of Columbia, shares many of her characteristics. Monroe certainly had its share of nicknames. The pool dressing rooms were very sparse, mainly concrete with a plank bench. Decades of students remember the Red Cross cape that she wore for years as her outer coat.
Dan explained that the middle drain, located at the deep end, always was dark and mysterious. With the majority of the players planning to return the next year, the team would probably repeat their past winning season.
The trope is still alive in East Asia, however, where traditional gender roles are more firmly entrenched, and Swiss-style schools are seeing an explosion of popularity. Hodges an old wood school caught on fire and burned down. Was I prepared for life!!
Back in the forties, Junior-Senior dances were held on the third floor in a building with the attendees sitting around drinking Orange Crushes. Cindy Haefling Gutmann recently recalled of how the girls, who tried out for cheerleading, found out if they had won the highly coveted positions.
Wodehouse wrote his early novel The Swoop, in which England is invaded by the armies of nine different countries at once, only to be driven out by the Boy Scouts.
In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, young women between 14 and 16 approximately attended "finishing schools" often run by nuns—in the case of convent-like establishments or strong-willed spinsters—in the case of Swiss-style schools to be trained in the arts of music and dance, style, etiquetteparty-hosting, and homemaking, with the goal of training them to be good wives and mothers in the near future, in an attempt to educate middle-class girls like wealthy families did with home-schooling.
Our glee club had over members with Miss Kitty Hamner our music teacher. A legendary nation in German folklore that would one day invade the Christian world. Reynolds, on Monday nights when the weekly picture shows changed.
It seemed appropriate that when Miss Annie Lee died June 10, at the age of 84, Senator Jesse Helms, who was one of former students, had a moment of silence for her in the Senate. The favorite clothing color combination was pink and black or dark gray.
These laws were taken seriously for much longer than playwrights honoured them; Samuel Johnson was forced to defend Shakespeare years after the Bard's death over his disregard of the unities.
Do you remember that little tray of disinfectant water that we had to step into upon leaving the dressing room for the pool area? A lot of history was torn down in the name of progress.
In Alex Ross's graphic novel Uncle Sam, there's a sequence where Sam meets up with Columbia to discuss the good old days. The young readers' novel Montmorency could be considered a parody, as it features a dirt-poor youth who ascends to the aristocracy through hard work So many many memories!
Hysteria, and more broadly the consistent mis-diagnosis and mis-treatment of women during the 19th and early 20th centuries, is the theme of the classic early feminist short horror story The Yellow Wallpaper.
While no longer considered high art as such, vestiges do still survive in riddles found in modern-day joke books and games on Internet fora particularly if one of the participants is aware of the idea, either directly or through the influence of The Hobbit.
The news reels at the beginning of every movie would show the testing of the bomb in New Mexico.The “Nita Articles” reprinted below were originally written for and published by the Monroe Enquirer as a nostalgia column. They're about happy memories of growing up in a small southern town during much simpler times and they're about the schools, teachers, and landmarks we all know and remember so well.
We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. Often, these tropes were a sign of the times, and as the times moved on so did the tropes, morphing to fit the current cytopix.com tropes evolved this way, and while their ancestors went extinct, the fossils remain (as do, occasionally, vestigial features in their descendants).Download