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From 1950 to 1980, DDT was extensively used in agriculture — more than 40, 000 tonnes were used each year worldwide — and it has been estimated that a total of 1. 8 million tonnes have been produced globally since the 1940s.
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From the date of partition and independence in 1947 until 1950, Ajmer-Merwara remained a province of the new Dominion of India.
From 1950 onward, census forms were mailed to every address on record with the United States Post Office, including the Armed Services Postal System, in an effort to enhance completeness of the data collected.
From 1906 onwards, Jones was an active member of the International Phonetic Association, and was Assistant Secretary from 1907 to 1927, Secretary from 1927 to 1949, and President from 1950 to 1967.
From 1950 – 1965, the State Chemical Laboratories in Agra, India investigated 2, 778 deaths that were caused by ingesting Datura.
From 1950 to 1953, he was attached to the U. S. Embassy in London as a scientific liaison officer with the Office of Naval Research, where he studied research programs in Europe into cosmic radiation and nuclear physics.
From 1950 to 1955, Simon studied mathematical economics and during this time, together with David Hawkins, discovered and proved the Hawkins – Simon theorem on the “ conditions for the existence of positive solution vectors for input-output matrices.
From April 1950, Donald Maclean had been the prime suspect in the investigation into the Embassy leak.
Lesbians as predators were presented in Rebecca ( 1940 ), women's prison films like Caged ( 1950 ), or in the character Rosa Klebb in From Russia, With Love ( 1963 ).
From 1950 onwards, zarzuela prospered in a series of LP recordings from EMI, Hispavox and others, with worldwide distribution.
From 1948 to 1950, Zapf taught calligraphy at the Arts and Crafts School in Offenbach, giving lettering lessons twice a week to two classes of graphics students.
From 1945 to 1950, the Soviet Union used the occupied Buchenwald concentration camp to imprison defeated Nazis and other Germans.
From 1945 to 1950, the camp was used by the Soviet occupation authorities as an internment camp, known as NKVD special camp number 2.
The Religion of Beauty ( subtitle Selections From the Aesthetes ) was a prose and poetry anthology edited by Aldington and published in 1950.
From 1895 to 1950, the Olmsted Brothers ( his successors ) added to some of their father's initial projects, as well as designing new ones.
From 1950 to 1965, Taiwan received a total of $ 1. 5 billion in economic aid and $ 2. 4 billion in military aid from the United States.
From 1950 to 1955 she was chairman of UNESCO's social science section — the first woman to hold such prominent positions in the UN.
From 1950 to 1960, during part of the Communist period in Romania, the city was called Orașul Stalin ( Stalin City ), after the Soviet leader Joseph Stalin.
From and 1980
From 1980 to the present, ski-lifts have been modernized and snow-making machines installed at many resorts, leading to concerns regarding the loss of traditional Alpine culture and questions regarding sustainable development as the winter ski industry continues to develop quickly and the number of summer tourists decline.
From 1976 to 1980, Watterson attended Kenyon College and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science, while developing his art skills and contributing cartoons to the college newspaper.
From 1977 to 1980, he released three more albums in Turkey, partly consisting of compilations of older singles, namely Sakla Samanı Gelir Zamanı ( 1977 ), Yeni Bir Gün ( 1979 ) and 20.
From 1974 to 1980, she consistently charted in the country Top 10, with no fewer than eight singles reaching number one.
From 1980, Thompson was the most prominent intellectual of the revived movement for nuclear disarmament, revered by activists throughout the world.
From December 3, 1978, to September 20, 1980, Encyclopedia Brown was a daily and Sunday comic strip syndicated by Universal Press Syndicate.
Two years later, however, he came out of retirement and in 1973 recorded several albums, scoring a Top 40 hit with "( Theme From ) New York, New York " in 1980.
From November 1980 to May 1984, power was held by a provisional government responsible to a Revolutionary Council headed by President João Bernardo Vieira.
From 1969 to 1980, the National Cinema Corp. franchised " Jerry Lewis Cinemas " as a business opportunity for those interested in theatrical movie exhibition.
From 1943 to his death in 1980, he held the rank of Marshal of Yugoslavia, serving as the supreme commander of the Yugoslav military, the Yugoslav People's Army ( JNA ).
Between 1946 and 1960 Liberia received from some $ 500 million in unrestricted foreign investment, mainly from the U. S. From 1962 to 1980, the U. S. donated $ 280 million in aid to Liberia.
From 1962 until 1980, the U. S. donated $ 280 million in aid to Liberia, in exchange for which Liberia offered its land free of rent for U. S. government facilities.
From 1974 to 1980 he wrote, designed, narrated and presented the children's television programme Michael Bentine's Potty Time and made one-off comedy specials.
From 1930 to 1980, a lot of research and promotion of fertility awareness was done by those associated with the Roman Catholic Church.
From 1972 through 1980, the team nickname was officially " Oakland A's ," although, during that time, the Commissioner's Trophy, given out annually to the winner of baseball's World Series, still listed the team's name as the " Oakland Athletics " on the gold-plated pennant representing the Oakland franchise.
From 1870 to 1980, Illinois used a semi-proportional cumulative voting system to elect its State House of Representatives.
From 1980 ( 1983 in North America ) through 1986, front and rear spoilers were present on " S " models, rear spoilers were integrated into the hatch.
From 1975 to 1977, Skyhooks were — alongside Sherbet — the most commercially successful group in Australia, but over the next few years, Skyhooks rapidly faded from the public eye with the departure of key members, and in 1980 the band announced its break-up in controversial circumstances.
( 1980 a ), From a Logical Point of View, Logico-Philosophical Essays, 2nd edition, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA.
( 1980 b ), " Reference and Modality ", pp. 139 – 159 in Quine ( 1980 a ), From a Logical Point of View.