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At age fourteen years, using the I IV V chord progression common to country songs of the day, he wrote what came to be known around Jackson as " Let Me Take You To the Movie, Magg " ( the song would convince Sam Phillips to sign Perkins to his Sun Records label ).
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At the age of 17 he became an apprentice machinist at the shop of Walcott & Harris in Valley Falls, Rhode Island, and following two or three other jobs in quick succession after graduation, he went into business for himself in 1831, making lathes and small tools.
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At the age of 13, Mackenzie's father died, and he was forced to end his formal education in order to help support his family.
At the age of 16 he apprenticed as a stonemason and by the age of 20 he had reached journeyman status in this field.
At age six, young Bronson began his formal education in a one-room schoolhouse in the center of town but learned how to read at home with the help of his mother.
The school taught only reading, writing, and spelling and he left this school at the age of 10. At age 13, his uncle, Reverend Tillotson Bronson, invited Alcott into his home in Cheshire, Connecticut to be educated and prepared for college.
At age 17, Alcott passed the exam for a teaching certificate but had trouble finding work as a teacher.
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At age 12 he was whiter than ivory, had hair lighter than gold, and could lift 10 bear skins at once.
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At the age of fourteen he entered the Camaldolese Order in the Monastery of St. Mary of the Angels in Florence, and rapidly became a leading theologian and Hellenist.
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Starting with At War with the Army ( 1950 ), Martin and Lewis were the stars of their own vehicles, in fourteen additional titles at Paramount, ending with Hollywood or Bust ( 1956 ).
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At the age of fourteen, two years after the death of his father, he was sent to the newly created Jesus College, Cambridge.
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At the time, Alessandro Farnese and Guido Ascanio Sforza were aged fourteen and sixteen years respectively.
At the age of fourteen, Zhou declared that his motivation for pursuing education was to " become a great man who will take up the heavy responsibilities of the country in the future.
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At the age of fourteen, while sick with typhoid fever, he raved in his delirium that he wanted, above all else, to see the paintings in the Palazzo Pitti and the Uffizi in Florence.
At the beginning of the story-within-the-story, Roland ( age fourteen ) earns his guns — an episode retold in the inaugural issue of The Gunslinger Born — and becomes the youngest gunslinger in memory.
At the age of fourteen, the younger Diane married Orazio Farnese, Duke of Castro, who died young in battle.