Alfred Butts finalizes Criss-Cross Words. He sells about sets. Butts turns the game over to James Brunot. Brunot weeds out a few premium squares around the middle of the board; adds point bingo bonus; renames it Scrabble! Brunot makes a few hundred? Scrabble sets, mainly for promotional use. Brunot returns from vacation to find orders!
Women’s history, feminist history
Others think that with all of the online apps and matchmaking websites we have today, it’s never been easier to play the field. But each era of dating in the past century was not without its pros, its cons, and its own set of unspoken rules. From the turn of the 20th century, to the present day, romantic relationships have been an evolving part of culture, just like everything else.
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The first logo contained the company name against a backdrop of wooden derricks set among the Santa Susana Mountains that loomed over Pico Canyon. This was the site of the company’s Pico No. Their early efforts were fruitless. The first successful oil well in California, Pico No. Lacking the capital it would need to seize marketing opportunities in this growing area, California Star was acquired by the Pacific Coast Oil Co.
Despite its modest trappings, Standard possessed marketing acumen, outstanding products, an aggressive advertising philosophy and financial backing from its New York parent. By , it consolidated its Western interests under its subsidiary, the Standard Oil Co. Iowa , which controlled distribution stations throughout the West Coast. Through the acquisition, Iowa Standard gained a presence in the production, transportation and refining businesses.
To feed this new colossus of West Coast refineries, Standard laid a pipeline from Richmond to the prolific new oil fields at Kern River and Coalinga. Drake; and the 23, barrel Barge 9.
A brief history of sex education
Actually, the institution has been in a process of constant evolution. Pair-bonding began in the Stone Age as a way of organizing and controlling sexual conduct and providing a stable structure for child-rearing and the tasks of daily life. But that basic concept has taken many forms across different cultures and eras. Polygamy is still common across much of the Muslim world. The idea of marriage as a sexually exclusive, romantic union between one man and one woman is a relatively recent development.
The true dark History of Islam and Mohammed. What PBS and Time Magazine will never show. From Muslim Historians back till the 8th century AD.
Criminology as a discipline is the study of crime and the criminal element, its causes, and the suppression and prevention of it. The history of criminology is in many ways the history of humanity. As is often the case, the history of modern criminology finds its roots in ancient times. Ancient Views of Crime and Punishment Throughout history, people have committed crimes against each one another.
Often, these responses were not measured or proportionate. As a result, the original criminal would often perceive himself or herself to have become the victim due to actions taken against him or her that they felt did not match the crime committed. Blood feuds often developed that could sometimes last for generations.
The First Laws and Codes While certainly crime is a problem for all societies, the response to crimes in early societies posed their own problems. Criminal acts offended the gods or God. It was in this context that acts of revenge were justified, as a means to appease the gods for the affront committed against them by the crime. Early Philosophy and Crime Much of our modern understanding of the relationship between crime and punishment can be traced to the writings of the Greek philosophers Plato and Aristotle, though it would take more than a millennium for many of their concepts to take root.
Plato was among the first to theorize that crime was often the result of a poor education and that punishments for crimes should be assessed based on their degree of fault, allowing for the possibility of mitigating circumstances. Aristotle developed the idea that responses to crime should attempt to prevent future acts, both by the criminal and by other who may be inclined to commit other crimes.
A Brief History of Counseling and Therapy
Ever since man first noticed the regular movement of the Sun and the stars, we have wondered about the passage of time. Prehistoric people first recorded the phases of the Moon some 30, years ago, and recording time has been a way by which humanity has observed the heavens and represented the progress of civilization. Natural Events The earliest natural events to be recognised were in the heavens, but during the course of the year there were many other events that indicated significant changes in the environment.
Hanbok has been a treasured tradition in Korean society for over 1, years. For the people of Korea, Hanbok is a part of the country’s national history and cultural heritage, having been carefully handed down over the generations.
For the history, therefore, of the first six years of the new regime, we are dependent mainly on the account given by Dr. Anderson in the Constitutions of , nothing whatever relating to the proceedings of the Grand Lodge, except the General Regulations of , having been inserted in the earlier edition Of And after the Rebellion was over A. And this Year several old Copies of the Gothic Constitutions were produced and collated.
Healths of the Free Masons. Now several old Brothers, that had neglected the Craft, visited the Lodges; some Noblethen were also made Brothers, and more new Lodges were constituted. This Year, at some private Lodges, several very valuable Manuscripts for they had nothing yet in Print concerning the Fraternity, their Lodges, Regulations, Charges, Secrets, and Usages particularly one writ by Mr Nicholas Stone the Warden of Inigo Jones were too hastily burnt by some scrupulous Brothers ; that those Papers might not fall into strange Hands.
How the “First Date” Has Changed in Every Decade Through History
The International History Project Date: Archaeology studies past human behavior through the examination of material remains of previous human societies. These remains include the fossils preserved bones of humans, food remains, the ruins of buildings, and human artifacts—items such as tools, pottery, and jewelry.
The Reformation was a 16th-century religious and political challenge to papal authority in Catholic Europe. Read more about Martin Luther, the Thirty Years War and the Counter-Reformation.
There is also dispute concerning many overlapping species, for example, the overlap between Homo habilis and Homo erectus. It could well be that the two are continuing examples of the same species. The same dispute exists with Homo erectus, Homo sapiens archaic and homo sapiens sapiens. If all species have been discovered and the lineage of man lies within them, the most probable lineage would include all but the robust Australopithecines and the neandertal. The following chronology is abbreviated: The earliest fossil hominid, Ardipithecus ramidus, is a recent discovery.
It is dated at 4. The remains are incomplete but enough is available to suggest it was bipedal and about 4 feet tall. Other fossils were found with the ramidus fossil which would suggest that ramidus was a forest dweller.
Our Personalities Are Constantly Changing, Even if We Think They’re Not
All they had to eat was food so heavy and full of saturated animal fat that most of us—even meat eaters—would cringe at, something like a plate full of boiled mutton. And while these stories may be a bit of an exaggeration, what’s not is that within the last half century our food has drastically changed. Things we eat now are not the same as they once were.
How has our nutrition changed? If you didn’t live in a rural setting where you likely raised your own animals, the milkman delivered dairy products from a not so far away dairy. Meat and poultry could be purchased from a local butcher who may have even known the animals personally.
How marriage has changed over centuries The Week Staff Since the ancient world, marriage has evolved from a preservation of power to a personal contract between two equals seeking love, stability.
Dating Here of some of the well-tested methods of dating used in the study of early humans: Potassium-argon dating, Argon-argon dating, Carbon or Radiocarbon , and Uranium series. All of these methods measure the amount of radioactive decay of chemical elements; the decay occurs in a consistent manner, like a clock, over long periods of time. Thermo-luminescence, Optically stimulated luminescence, and Electron spin resonance. All of these methods measure the amount of electrons that get absorbed and trapped inside a rock or tooth over time.
Since animal species change over time, the fauna can be arranged from younger to older. At some sites, animal fossils can be dated precisely by one of these other methods. For sites that cannot be readily dated, the animal species found there can be compared to well-dated species from other sites. In this way, sites that do not have radioactive or other materials for dating can be given a reliable age estimate.