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For it was the millions of buffalo and prairie chicken and the endless seas of grass that symbolized for a whole generation of Americans the abundant supply that was to take many of them westward when the Ohio and Mississippi valleys began to fill.
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For everyone involved knew that the whole valley was a powder keg, and Mitchell Barton the fuse which could send it into explosive violence.
For a blood-chilling ring of terror to the very sound of his name was the tool he needed for the job he'd promised to do.
For several weeks we eyed one another almost like sparring partners, and then one day Uncle was slightly indisposed and stayed home ; ;
For lawyers, reflecting perhaps their parochial preferences, there has been a special fascination since then in the role played by the Supreme Court in that transformation -- the manner in which its decisions altered in `` the switch in time that saved nine '', President Roosevelt's ill-starred but in effect victorious `` Court-packing plan '', the imprimatur of judicial approval that was finally placed upon social legislation.
The second specific comment was the report of Eisenhower's Commission on National Goals, titled Goals For Americans.
For Rachel, conceded to be the prettiest of the Szold girls -- and she did make a pretty picture sitting in the grape-arbor strumming her guitar and singing in her silvery tones -- there was no particular March counterpart ; ;
For the Coolidges, it was Mr. and Mrs. Frank W. Stearns of Boston, Massachusetts, owners of a large department store.
For a freshman Congressman to read political Lessons to graybeard Democrats was poor policy for one who needed to make friends.
For example, he captured some persons from York County, who with teams were taking to Philadelphia the furniture of a man who had just been released from prison through the efforts of his wife, and who apparently was helpless to prevent the theft of his household goods.
For by now the original cause of the quarrel, Philip's seizure of Gascony, was only one strand in the spider web of French interests that overlay all western Europe and that had been so well and closely spun that the lightest movement could set it trembling from one end to the other.
When Fosdick showed the letter to Baker his negative response was: `` For God's sake, Raymond, don't show this to the President or he'll stop the war ''.
For a time it appeared that a common European army might be created, but the project for a European Defense Community was rejected by the French National Assembly in 1954.
For a while there was such shrill girlish commotion I couldn't have made myself heard if I'd had the equivalent of the message to Garcia.
For a while his work was influenced deeply by the French impressionists, and by the patterned, mosaic-like paintings of Gustav Klimt, then the dean of Austrian art.
For years he wore hand-me-down suits and homemade paper collars, was even driven to scrounging for cigarette butts in Vienna's gutters.
For and millions
For medical research he asked a 20 million dollar a year increase, from 30 to 50 millions, in matching grants for building research facilities.
For example, Leon Trotsky believed that central planners, regardless of their intellectual capacity, operated without the input and participation of the millions of people who participate in the economy and understand / respond to local conditions and changes in the economy would be unable to effectively coordinate all economic activity.
For protocols like SMTP, which is used to transport e-mail for a user community in the many hundreds of millions, there is also considerable resistance to any change that is not fully backwards compatible.
For example, the deaths of millions of people in an ethnic conflict in Africa might be afforded scant mention in American media, while the shooting of five people in a high school is analyzed in depth.
For many other instances with millions of cities, solutions can be found that are guaranteed to be within 1 % of an optimal tour.
* 1939: Honorary Award for Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs ( 1937 ) The citation read, " For Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, recognized as a significant screen innovation which has charmed millions and pioneered a great new entertainment field.
For decades, Germany's allies had stated their support for reunification ; Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir, who speculated that a country that " decided to kill millions of Jewish people " in the Holocaust " will try to do it again ", was one of the few world leaders to publicly oppose it.
For the 500th anniversary of Christopher Columbus ' landing in the Americas and the visit of Pope John Paul II, Balaguer spent millions on a restoration of parts of historic, colonial Santo Domingo, and on sprucing up the parts of the City to be transversed by the Pope, including the construction of a grand new avenue lined with modern housing blocks. Faro a Colón ( Columbus Lighthouse )
For example, CPU32 and ColdFire microcontrollers have been manufactured in the millions as automotive engine controllers.
For example, Ford Motor Company dominated auto manufacturing, built millions of cheap cars that put America on wheels, and at the same time lowered prices, raised wages, and promoted manufacturing efficiency.
For example, data from species-level phylogenetic and biogeographic studies tell us that the Amazonian fish fauna accumulated incrementally over a period of tens of millions of years, principally by means of allopatric speciation, and in an arena extending over most of the area of tropical South America ( Albert & Reis 2011 ).
For example, the pattern ( probability distribution ) produced by millions of photons passing through a diffraction slit can be calculated using quantum mechanics, but the exact path of each photon cannot be predicted by any known method.
For example, there are 800, 000 to 1. 5 million artisanal miners in Democratic Republic of Congo, 350, 000 to 650, 000 in Sierra Leone, and 150, 000 to 250, 000 in Ghana, with millions more across Africa.
For raising millions of dollars for causes including women's charities, AIDS sufferers and inner-city kids, Simon Fraser University conferred Sarah McLachlan the degree of Doctor of Fine Arts, honoris causa on June 13, 2011.
For his delivery of dadaist and absurdist humour to millions, biographer Anne Pender described Humphries in 2010 as " the most significant comedian to emerge since Charlie Chaplin ".
For the blues are at once general, and particular, speaking for millions, but in a highly singular, individual voice.
Millionen Tote mahnen, or " For peace, freedom and democracy ; millions of dead urge: never again fascism.
The inscription reads: " For peace freedom / and democracy / never again fascism / millions of dead admonish " The stone is from the quarry at the Mauthausen concentration camp.
At the height of the show's popularity, Life wrote: " For millions of Americans, listening to The Goldbergs ... has been a happy ritual akin to slipping on a pair of comfortable old shoes that never seem to wear out ".
Karl Barth also wrote in 1935: " For the millions that suffer unjustly, the Confessing Church does not yet have a heart.