• Woman's Chris
  • Janet Perkins, president of the Portland, Maine, chapter of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union, said the group is not keen on the law that went into effect Friday, legalizing marijuana for recreational use. (dailyherald.com)
  • PORTLAND, Maine -- The mansion that serves as Maine headquarters of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union lay largely fallow until recently, with drug needles, liquor bottles and pornographic magazines littering the grounds. (dailyherald.com)
  • In Portland, members of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union, weary of alcohol's harmful effects on families, harassed saloon operators by showing up with Bibles and singing hymns. (dailyherald.com)
  • The name "Temperance" was suggested by the wife of one of the founding land owners, who was a member of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Woman's Christian Temperance Union (NWCTU)'s organizing convention of 1874 strongly encouraged its attendees to erect the fountains in the places that they had come from. (wikipedia.org)
  • Woman's Christian Temperance Union. (wikipedia.org)
  • societies
  • Temperance societies were being organized in England about the same time, many inspired by a Belfast professor of theology, and Presbyterian Church of Ireland Minister Rev. John Edgar , who poured his stock of whiskey out of his window in 1829. (wikipedia.org)
  • The temperance societies had no real alternative as tea and coffee were too expensive, so drinking fountains were very attractive. (wikipedia.org)
  • northeast
  • The Temperance ZIP code, 48182, serves most of Bedford Township outside of the Lambertville area, as well as portions of western Erie Township, southern Ida Township, and northeast Whiteford Township. (wikipedia.org)
  • name
  • Temperance Town, Cardiff, the name of one such settlement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Temperance was the brainchild of Canadian music hobbyist Mark Ryan (birth name H.A. Der-Hovagimian). (wikipedia.org)
  • The name "Temperance" can also be found on countless singles remixed by Mark Ryan for various artists, including soulDecision, Vapourspace, Emjay, Bran Van 3000, Arthur Baker, Urban Cookie Collective, and more. (wikipedia.org)
  • A petition was circulated and the name Bedford Center was changed to Temperance. (wikipedia.org)
  • When the Temperance Hall was built in 1904 one of the four cornerstones was inscribed with the following: Laid by Thomas Blackburn in the name of the Rothwell Temperance Band. (wikipedia.org)
  • The then "B" band retained the name Rothwell Temperance Band and is the current band. (wikipedia.org)
  • Virginia
  • Temperance Flowerdew was wife of two Governors of Virginia, sister of another early colonist, aunt to a representative at the first General Assembly and "cousin-german" (first cousin) to the Secretary to the Colony. (wikipedia.org)
  • title
  • This Stephen Foster melody was used with lyrics in support of temperance and the title changed to "There's A Good Time Coming," in 1857, ten years after the publication of the original lyrics of "Oh! (wikipedia.org)
  • early
  • Temperance Wick (October 30, 1758 - April 26, 1822), also known as Tempe Wick and Tempe, was an American Revolutionary War heroine and the subject of many early American legends. (wikipedia.org)
  • Temperance Flowerdew (1590 - 1628) was an early settler of the Jamestown Colony and a key member of the Flowerdew family, significant participants in the history of Jamestown. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the first two releases charted on multiple underground charts throughout the world, Temperance crossed over to commercial pop dance charts with the release of "Music Is My Life" in early 1994. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hall
  • The Cokato Temperance Hall is a simple wood-frame building of two stories. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although temperance was the price of admission, the hall really served to maintain the settlers' Finnish heritage and sense of community. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Cokato Temperance Hall was used for social and school events into the 1950s. (wikipedia.org)
  • They refurbished the hall and assembled other historical buildings at Temperance Corner to form the Finnish Pioneer Park. (wikipedia.org)
  • The park now includes the 1896 temperance hall, an 1899 one-room schoolhouse, an 1866 log cabin from one of the area's first settlers, and the 1868 Barberg-Selvälä-Salmonson Sauna-which is believed to be the oldest savusauna in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bars
  • Temperance bars with full temperance licences (allowing them to serve on Sundays despite English trading laws at the time) were once common in many high streets and shopping areas in the North of England. (wikipedia.org)
  • Temperance bars served such brews as Black beer and raisin Blood tonic Cream soda Dandelion and burdock Ginger beer Herb bitters Sarsaparilla Vimto Fitzpatrick's Herbal Health in Rawtenstall is thought to be the last original temperance bar. (wikipedia.org)
  • series
  • Temperance was a Canadian musical group, best known for its 1996 cover of the Alphaville song "Forever Young" which was featured in Season 1, Episode 18 of the North American version of the TV series Queer As Folk. (wikipedia.org)
  • members
  • The American Temperance Society was formed in 1826, within 12 years claiming more than 8,000 local groups and over 1,250,000 members. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thirty years later, members of this dispersed Finnish community founded a branch of the Minnesota Temperance Society on August 2, 1896. (wikipedia.org)
  • current
  • Under the current proposal, Temperance Flat would slightly more than double water storage on the San Joaquin River from below Friant Dam. (wikipedia.org)
  • group
  • It was the second single on which Lorraine Reid appeared, and thereafter Temperance became known as a group project with Ryan as the sole songwriter and producer, and Reid on lead vocals. (wikipedia.org)
  • makes
  • Featuring friendly customer service and marvelous cuisine, the Temperance House makes it easy for guests to enjoy an exceptional dining experience without leaving the hotel. (opentable.com)
  • House
  • Come and enjoy the Temperance House dining room, boasting two beautiful fireplaces. (opentable.com)
  • With the release of the follow-up second album If You Don't Know in 1999, Temperance took on a more commercial House sound, attracting a more mature audience. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was a departure from the more commercial sound of Temperance, focusing on a more raw house sound. (wikipedia.org)
  • That party runs the Government With still house revenue, And boasts much of its temperance, From its "high license" view. (wikipedia.org)
  • outlet
  • The Temperance flows from its western outlet, and carries approximately half of the flow leaving the lake, while the South Brule River carries the other half from its eastern outlet. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1925, a 112-foot-long (34 m) canal was blasted between Brule Lake and the South Brule River, while a dam was built to close off its outlet into the Temperance, all without the permission of Minnesota's Game and Fish Department. (wikipedia.org)
  • However
  • However temperance was also a value among some immigrant groups themselves, particularly northern Scandinavians who had seen the destructive effects of alcoholism that could take root during their long, depressing winters. (wikipedia.org)
  • Country
  • Washington, DC's Temperance Fountain has been called "the city's ugliest statue" and spurred city councils across the country to set up fine arts commissions to screen such gifts. (wikipedia.org)
  • free
  • A temperance fountain was a fountain that was set up, usually by a private benefactor, to encourage people not to drink beer by the provision of safe and free water. (wikipedia.org)
  • leads
  • For example, the doxology has been modified with the following lyrics: Praise God from Whom all blessings flow, Praise him who saves from deepest woe, Praise him who leads the temperance host, Praise Father, Son and Holy Ghost. (wikipedia.org)