As a child we had
Scythes and Sickles
But we didn’t use them
They just hung on nails
in the garage
Still able… 83 more words
Well, the truth is that the same way not all dogs are trainable, not all sickles are “peenable” either. In general, the sickles with wider and thinner blades that somehow resemble a little bit the shape of a scythe, like the one in the previous picture, can and should be peened the same way a scythe blade can be peened. 276 more words
Tampa, FL – The Sickles Gryphons hosted the Tampa Bay Tech Titans in a district playoff battle with the Titans upsetting the Gryphons, 20-16.
The first half was a back-and-fourth battle with Tampa Bay Tech missing an early 33 yard field goal but it was Sickles that scored first as time expired at the half when Jerson Camacho kicked a 45 yard field goal. 142 more words
Thrack Hooks, or sickles, were used by the young Robert Burns as he went about his daily agricultural duties. Born into a farming family and raised on a smallholding until the age of seven, his upbringing not only earned him the nickname of ‘Ploughman Poet’, but hugely influenced his later works, probably inspiring the love of nature apparent in poems such as ‘To a Mouse’. 196 more words
My dear General, Washington, July 10, 1863.
I understand you are troubled with some report that the 3rd Corps has sustained a disaster, or repulse. I can only say that I have watched closely, and believe I have seen all the despatches at the Military Telegraph Office up to a half hour ago, one from Ingalls, with the Army, reaching here since this morning, and I havePage 323heard of no such disaster or repulse. 17 more words