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  • 1901
  • In 1901, Western Electric secretly purchased a controlling interest in a principal competitor, the Kellogg Switchboard & Supply Company , but in 1909 was forced by a lawsuit to sell back to Milo Kellogg. (wikipedia.org)
  • habitat
  • In California, optimum habitat for the western toad includes wet or dry mountain meadows or riparian deciduous forest with available open water for breeding. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bell
  • In 1875, Gray sold his interests to Western Union, including the caveat that he had filed against Alexander Graham Bell 's patent application for the telephone . (wikipedia.org)
  • Bell Telephone Laboratories was half-owned by Western Electric, the other half belonging to AT&T. (wikipedia.org)
  • Western Bell is an album by American blues singer and guitarist Kelly Joe Phelps, released 2009. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unlike his previous albums, Western Bell is entirely instrumental. (wikipedia.org)
  • Music critic Thom Jurek praised the release in his Allmusic review, writing "Phelps has, on Western Bell, offered listeners a complete synthesis of his musical vision as a guitarist. (wikipedia.org)
  • Western Bell is among the most unique acoustic guitar recordings out there today. (wikipedia.org)
  • Western Bell may be something more for those who miss the late, great John Fahey, or who wish Leo Kottke would drop his microphone and just play. (wikipedia.org)
  • there is something undeniably moving about Western Bell. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Wild western gorillas are known to use tools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Up until it discontinued the service in 2006, Western Union was the best-known U.S. company in the business of exchanging telegrams . (wikipedia.org)
  • The western capercaillie ( Tetrao urogallus ), also known as the wood grouse , heather cock , or just capercaillie / ˌ k æ p ər ˈ k eɪ l i / , is the largest member of the grouse family. (wikipedia.org)
  • Western capercaillies are known to hybridise occasionally with black grouse (these hybrids being known by the German name Rackelhahn) and the closely related black-billed capercaillie. (wikipedia.org)
  • Western gray squirrels exhibit a form of coloration known as counter shading. (wikipedia.org)
  • central
  • Western Himalaya , refers to the western half of the Himalayan Mountain region, stretching from Badakhshan in northeastern Afghanistan /southern Tajikistan , through India ( Jammu and Kashmir , Himachal Pradesh , Uttarakhand ) to central Nepal . (wikipedia.org)
  • Western gorillas inhabiting Gabon have been observed consuming the fruit, stems, and roots of Tabernanthe iboga , which, due to the compound ibogaine in it, acts on the central nervous system, producing hallucinogenic effects. (wikipedia.org)
  • Western tanagers extend east to western Texas and north through central New Mexico, central Colorado, extreme northwest Nebraska, and areas of western South Dakota to southern Northwest Territories, Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Sandia Mountains of north-central New Mexico, western tanagers were heard singing beginning in late May, and the first nest was found in early June. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wilson
  • In honor of Valentine's Day 1959, Western Union introduced the Candygram, a box of chocolates accompanying a telegram featured in a commercial with the rotund Don Wilson . (wikipedia.org)
  • incorporated company
  • In 1915, the assets of Western Electric Manufacturing were transferred to a newly incorporated company in New York, New York named Western Electric Company, Inc , a wholly owned subsidiary of AT&T. The sole reason for the transfer was to provide for the issuance of a non-voting preferred class of capital stock, disallowed under the statutes of the state of Illinois. (wikipedia.org)
  • females
  • Weights of wild individuals have been rarely taken but captive western gorillas average 157 kg (346 lb) in males and 80 kg (176 lb) in females. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gray
  • This electrical distribution business was spun off from Western Electric in 1925 and organized into a separate company, Graybar Electric Company , in honor of the company's founders, Elisha Gray and Enos Barton. (wikipedia.org)
  • The western gray squirrel was first described by George Ord in 1818 based on notes taken by Lewis and Clark at The Dalles in Wasco County , Oregon . (wikipedia.org)
  • Western gray squirrels reach sexual maturity at 10 to 11 months, and at approximately one year of age, will begin breeding. (wikipedia.org)
  • east
  • Western Union bought out smaller companies rapidly, and by 1860 its lines reached from the East Coast to the Mississippi River , and from the Great Lakes to the Ohio River . (wikipedia.org)
  • The affair is sometimes referred to as the Great Schism, although this term is typically reserved for the East-West Schism of 1054 between the Western Churches answering to the See of Rome and the Orthodox Churches of the East. (wikipedia.org)
  • York
  • When the Dow Jones Transportation Average stock market index for the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) was created in 1884, Western Union was one of the original eleven all-American companies tracked. (wikipedia.org)
  • long
  • In 1775, Benedict Arnold's expedition to Quebec stopped at Fort Western long enough to repair bateaux. (wikipedia.org)
  • It provided job order printing services in addition to publishing the Western Appeal, which kept the paper afloat financially over the long term. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • Miss Heacock had worked for Western Electric for sixteen years before her marriage, and was at the time the highest-paid secretary in the company. (wikipedia.org)
  • For instance, western tanagers were seen in an area of northwestern California that had been logged less than five years previously. (wikipedia.org)
  • Major
  • The schism in the Western Roman Church resulted from the return of the papacy to Rome under Gregory XI on January 17, 1377, ending the Avignon Papacy, which had developed a reputation for corruption that estranged major parts of Western Christendom. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • In addition, western tanagers were captured along the Rio Grande in New Mexico during spring and fall migration in an agricultural area composed primarily of alfalfa ( Medicago sativa ) and corn ( Zea mays ). (wikipedia.org)
  • Western hartebeest are generally not aggressive, but they will fight to protect their young or their claimed area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Western Catchment is an area of The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu, situated about 20 km from Ooty. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Western Catchment area is protected by the Forest Department, and tourists are not allowed in without permission. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fort Western was built by a Boston land company (the Kennebec Proprietors) in 1754 as a fortified trading post, and to promote settlement in the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Western Crusaders is a former Fijian rugby union team that had a franchise area coverering Lautoka, Nadi, and Yasawa. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mexico
  • In New Mexico, western tanagers were observed in nearly pure stands of saltcedar 10 to 23 feet (3-7 m) tall. (wikipedia.org)
  • American
  • The Western Union Company is an American financial services and communications company . (wikipedia.org)
  • Lucille Western: North American Theatre Online *Brown, T. Allston (1870). (wikipedia.org)
  • There had been many previous African-American newspapers in St. Paul, including one printed in 1876 also named the Western Appeal. (wikipedia.org)
  • distribution
  • Early on, Western Electric also managed an electrical equipment distribution business, furnishing its customers with non-telephone products made by other manufacturers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Union
  • For other uses, see Western Union (disambiguation) . (wikipedia.org)
  • Old logo of Western Union in 1969-1990. (wikipedia.org)
  • Western Union has several divisions, with products such as person-to-person money transfer, money orders , business payments, and commercial services. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1909 AT&T , under indictment of the Sherman Act , sold its shares in Western Union due to the threat of antitrust action. (wikipedia.org)
  • local
  • Established in 1989, Western Sydney University `brings knowledge to life' in the education of students for employment, the application of research to contemporary problems, and mutually enriching partnerships with local schools, organisations, businesses and community groups. (theconversation.com)
  • Western Leader is an Auckland, New Zealand local newspaper published by Fairfax New Zealand. (wikipedia.org)
  • close
  • On November 15, 2011, the Tamares Group announced that "due to decreased demand at this location", The Western would close on January 16, 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • average
  • On average, hatching-year western tanagers were captured later (early September) at Rio Grande Nature Center than adult western tanagers (mid-August) during fall migration. (wikipedia.org)
  • Available
  • Diagnostic Services available at Western Hospital include Laboratory Services, Imaging Services and Clinical Diagnostics. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • 1969 Western Electric keychain medallion celebrating the 100th anniversary of the company's founding, made from the company's recycled bronze metal of scrapped telephone equipment and issued to employees with an inscribed personal registration number. (wikipedia.org)
  • Western Crusaders made the Grand final of the 2005 Colonial Cup but lost 35-27 to Suva Highlanders. (wikipedia.org)
  • She made her first appearance on the stage with her sister Helen Western (1844-1868) as "change artist" at her father's theatre in Washington, D.C., and traveled extensively with her in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • middle
  • Western was a right-handed middle order batsman and an occasional wicketkeeper who played for the amateur teams that predated the entry of Somerset into first-class cricket in 1882, as well as for the embryonic Somerset county side. (wikipedia.org)