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March 15 in San Antonio history...

Stephen F. Austin arrives in San Antonio.

First Assistant Police Chief McCabe advocates a sidewalk along the bank of the San Antonio River along the business district downtown to allow police patrols to curb the rash of burglaries by thieves who rob the stores and then escape into the river undetected. 87 more words


Handgefertigte Halskette aus gefärbten Tagua Kern aus Ecuador

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Eine wunderschöne Halskette handgefertigt aus den Tagua Kern. Der Hersteller hat selbst Gemeinden besucht und erfragt, wie man Armut in Ecuador bekämpfen kann, daraus wurden diese wunderschönen Halsketten. 66 more words

John Stafford Retires from Skegness Hotel (Vine)

John Stafford, after re-taking the Old Hotel (Vine) the previous year, auctions the hotel’s effects due to his retirement in 1822.

Source: Stamford Mercury – Friday 01 March 1822


The rarest of all Wolseley models

The Wolseley Wedge – a brilliant design, for sure



Austin Princess

Post Referendum

“Come hail the expatriate Scot. The one who knew not his lot. As of freedom ‘hold your nose and jump.’
The ones up for that had left the…”


The Genius of Death by George Croly

What is Death? ‘Tis to be free!
No more to love, or hope, or fear —
To join the great equality:
All alike are humbled there! 194 more words