• 1968
  • On April 30, 1968, the Silver Slipper was purchased by businessman Howard Hughes for $5.4 million in his famous spending spree of buying Vegas properties, which included the Frontier next door. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1968, Silver developed a high-quality but "low-tack" adhesive, made of tiny, indestructible acrylic spheres that would stick only where they were tangent to a given surface, rather than flat up against it. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1947
  • Silver left the RAF in 1947, aged 22. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the war Silver returned to Leeds and went into business, laying the foundation for his life's work, the highly successful Leyland Paints company, which began in 1947 as the Silver Paint and Lacquer Company Limited. (wikipedia.org)
  • Silver founded the Silver Paint and Lacquer Co.-SPL, as it became known-in 1947 when he left the RAF. (wikipedia.org)
  • Anargyros "Silver" Koulouris (born 26 January 1947) is a Greek musician best known for his membership in the band Aphrodite's Child, in which he played lead guitar. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1,000
  • Using his £1,000 gratuity and a loan, Silver manufactured nitrocellulose thinners, mainly for the car industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • Joe Silver, an actor who appeared on and Off Broadway, in films and in more than 1,000 television programs, died of a heart attack yesterday at St. Luke's Hospital in Manhattan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bullets
  • With future Hall-of-Famer Phil Niekro on board as the manager, the Silver Bullets held tryouts across the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Silver Bullets played forty-four games during their first season, and one hundred and ninety five games over a four-year period from 1994-7 by barnstorming the country playing men's all-star amateur and semi-pro teams. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Silver Bullets broke a lot of new ground and have been recognized by Cooperstown . (wikipedia.org)
  • Silver Bullets is a 2011 American film written and directed and stars Joe Swanberg. (wikipedia.org)
  • A review in The A.V. Club stated that "Silver Bullets' introspection feels earned", but that the film "splinters into an ending that isn't entirely satisfying, though a prologue and epilogue suggest these issues of control and the line between pretense and reality continue throughout one's creative life" and gave a "B+" grade. (wikipedia.org)
  • gold
  • This is a beautiful flower ring and can be personalized by selecting the metal from variety of options ( gold, platinum, silver) and different sizes. (etsy.com)
  • The metal is found in the Earth's crust in the pure, free elemental form ("native silver"), as an alloy with gold and other metals, and in minerals such as argentite and chlorargyrite. (wikipedia.org)
  • Silver metal is used in many bullion coins, sometimes alongside gold: while it is more abundant than gold, it is much less abundant as a native metal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Silver is similar in its physical and chemical properties to its two vertical neighbours in group 11 of the periodic table, copper and gold. (wikipedia.org)
  • Silver is an extremely soft, ductile and malleable transition metal, though it is slightly less malleable than gold. (wikipedia.org)
  • Silver crystallizes in a face-centered cubic lattice with bulk coordination number 12, where only the single 5s electron is delocalized, similarly to copper and gold. (wikipedia.org)
  • Conrich, Ian/Smith, Roy (2006): Fool's Gold: New Zealand's Forgotten Silver, Myth and National Identity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Factory
  • Leslie Silver was born and brought up in Walthamstow, east London, a "poor, working-class background", where her father worked in a clothing factory as a pattern cutter and designer. (wikipedia.org)
  • copper
  • The electrical conductivity of silver is the greatest of all metals, greater even than copper, but it is not widely used for this property because of the higher cost. (wikipedia.org)
  • Film
  • Forgotten Silver (1995) is a New Zealand mockumentary film that purports to tell the story of a pioneering New Zealand filmmaker. (wikipedia.org)
  • Article provides background information and an analysis of audience responses to the film) Roscoe, Jane/Hight, Craig (2006): Forgotten Silver: A New Zealand Television Hoax and Its Audience. (wikipedia.org)
  • University
  • Silver received her BA from the art program at University of California, San Diego in the 1980s and her MFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC). (wikipedia.org)
  • Silver resides in Pittsburgh and is a faculty member in Electronic and Time-Based Art at Carnegie Mellon University. (wikipedia.org)
  • Silver later served as president of Harrogate Football Club and honorary president of amateur club Garforth A.F.C.[citation needed] In 1988, Silver was invited to chair a formation committee of the then Leeds Polytechnic, subsequently becoming chairman of the board of governors of the Polytechnic, which became Leeds Metropolitan University. (wikipedia.org)
  • The University library, named after his late wife Mrs Sheila Silver. (wikipedia.org)
  • Greek
  • Silver is a chemical element with symbol Ag (from the Latin argentum, derived from the Greek ἀργός: "shiny" or "white") and atomic number 47. (wikipedia.org)
  • Born in Piraeus, Greece, Koulouris acquired the nickname "Silver" due to his birth name's similarity to the Greek word for the element silver. (wikipedia.org)
  • long
  • The most common human health effect from exposure to high levels of silver over a long period of time is a condition called arygria in which skin and other body tissues turn blue-gray in color. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Sound of Silver was produced by the DFA and recorded during 2006 at Long View Farm in North Brookfield, Massachusetts and DFA Studios in New York, New York . (wikipedia.org)
  • Silver has long been valued as a precious metal. (wikipedia.org)
  • white
  • White Silver Sands " is a popular song . (wikipedia.org)
  • Silver has a brilliant white metallic luster that can take a high polish, and which is so characteristic that the name of the metal itself has become a colour name. (wikipedia.org)
  • name
  • The silver gull should not be confused with the herring gull, which is called "silver gull" in many other languages (scientific name Larus argentatus, German Silbermöwe, French Goéland argenté, Dutch zilvermeeuw), but is a much larger, robust gull with no overlap in range. (wikipedia.org)
  • The owner originally wanted to call it the Silver Slipper, but there already was an existing establishment with that name. (wikipedia.org)
  • high
  • The sewage industry worries that high concentrations of silver in sewage sludge will make them unable to dispose of sludge via land application. (sourcewatch.org)
  • If exposed to high levels of silver in the air, humans may develop breathing problems, lung and throat irritation, and stomach pains. (sourcewatch.org)
  • This observation explains the low hardness and high ductility of single crystals of silver. (wikipedia.org)
  • water
  • Silver can be released into the air and water through natural processes, such as the weathering of rocks. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Humans are exposed to silver by breathing low levels in the air, swallowing it in food or drinking water, using anti-smoking lozenges or gums that contain silver, or working with silver while making jewelry, soldering, or working on photography. (sourcewatch.org)
  • particularly
  • In comments to the EPA, officials from the sewage industry expressed concern about the increased use of silver, particularly nanosilver, as a pesticide in household products. (sourcewatch.org)
  • An exception is in radio-frequency engineering, particularly at VHF and higher frequencies where silver plating improves electrical conductivity because those currents tend to flow on the surface of conductors rather than through the interior. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • Our family has been rolling out and decorating silver bells for 40 years. (latimes.com)
  • Mr. Silver, who had been suffering from liver cancer, was 66 years old and lived in Manhattan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over the next five years, Silver tried to interest his colleagues at 3M, informally and in presentations. (wikipedia.org)
  • market
  • The sharp drop, on Silver Thursday, was triggered by a failed attempt to corner the silver market and it led to massive panic in other commodities. (investopedia.com)
  • Silver wanted to market the adhesive as a spray, or as a surface for bulletin boards on which temporary notices could be easily posted and then removed. (wikipedia.org)
  • release
  • Humans also release silver into the air by processing ores, manufacturing cement, and burning fossil fuels. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Upon release, Sound of Silver received acclaim from music critics, and it was later nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Electronic/Dance Album at the 50th Annual Grammy Awards . (wikipedia.org)
  • Songs in the Sound of Silver , notably "Someone Great," feature parts of the 2006 LCD Soundsystem release 45:33 . (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • In the Targeted National Sewage Sludge Survey , a 2009 test of 84 samples of sewage sludge from around the U.S., the EPA found silver in every sample in concentrations ranging from 1.94 to 856 parts per million. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Silver gulls are found in all states of Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Forgotten Silver purports to tell the story of "forgotten" New Zealand filmmaker Colin McKenzie, and the rediscovery of his lost films, which presenter Peter Jackson claims to have found in an old shed. (wikipedia.org)
  • felt
  • Jim was not especially estatic about being his cabin boy and John Silver felt that Jim would be a burden on his shoulders. (angelfire.com)
  • In the Junior Novelization, it mentions that Silver felt some connection with Jim there because he reminded him of himself as a young lad. (angelfire.com)
  • sharp
  • The sharp sell-off occurred once the two men were unable to meet various margin calls that were caused by short-term weakness in the silver price. (investopedia.com)
  • ORDER
  • In 1982 Silver was awarded the Order of the British Empire for services to export and named Yorkshire Businessman of the Year in 1983. (wikipedia.org)
  • board
  • citation needed] Silver joined the board of Leeds United A.F.C. in 1981, becoming chairman in 1983, a post he held until 1996. (wikipedia.org)
  • album
  • In December 2007, Sound of Silver was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Electronic/Dance Album , eventually losing to We Are the Night by The Chemical Brothers . (wikipedia.org)
  • Silver Sea is a 2002 album by Méav Ní Mhaolchatha. (wikipedia.org)
  • Crisis and Contemporary Poetry - Page 96 0230306098 A. Karhio, S. Crosson, C. Armstrong - 2010 - This version is featured on Méav Ní Mhaolchatha's album Silver Sea (2002). (wikipedia.org)
  • remove
  • The comments note that when the wastewater treatment plant is successful at removing silver from wastewater, all that does is remove the silver from the effluent only to put it into sewage sludge. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Furthermore, they note that particle size impacts silver's toxicity to aquatic organisms and that wastewater treatment plants may not be able to remove silver from wastewater if the particles are very small. (sourcewatch.org)
  • take
  • Many believe that argyria is the origin of the term "blue blood" to denote aristocrats, as the rich could afford to eat from silver utensils and take medicines containing silver. (sourcewatch.org)
  • next
  • Nicolaus Silver completed the course in the next two Grand Nationals, finishing seventh in 1962 and tenth in 1963. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • If silver pesticide product use becomes common, wastewater silver discharges could reach levels not seen in the last two decades-and could have adverse impacts on our wastewater treatment process as well as on the quality of our effluent and biosolids. (sourcewatch.org)
  • The silver gull (Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae) is the most common gull seen in Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • course
  • The, of course, there was the speech that Silver gave in an endeavor to reassure his friend when he was accused of being responsible of Mr. Arrow's death. (angelfire.com)
  • carefully
  • In reality, McKenzie is a fictional character, and the films featured in Forgotten Silver were all created by Peter Jackson, carefully mimicking the style of early cinema. (wikipedia.org)