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  1903 American League Expanded Leaderboards - Baseball-Reference.com
You Are Here > Baseball-Reference.com > Leagues > 1903 American League Expanded Leaderboards
Other: New Debuts - Final Year - Born this year - Died this year - Transactions -
Click on the Player for career stats and accomplishments.
www.baseball-reference.com /L/AL_1903_t.shtml   (61 words)

  
  Search Results for "1903"
In 1903 the Elkins Act was passed to strengthen the Interstate Commerce Act of 1887, which had proved ineffective.
1903, June 10 Alexander, Draga, and some 20 members of the court were murdered by a group of conspirators, mostly military men.
1903, Feb Bulgaria dissolved all Macedonian organizations in its territory and arrested the leaders.
www.bartleby.com /cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?FILTER=&query=1903   (281 words)

  
  1903 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It also had the latest occurring solstices and equinoxes for 400 years, because the Gregorian calendar has not had a leap year for seven years or a century leap year since 1600.
1903 Ford Model A. January 1 - Edward VII of the United Kingdom is proclaimed Emperor of India
February 11 - The Oxnard Strike of 1903 represents the first time in U.S. history that a labor union was formed from members of different races.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1903   (2087 words)

  
 1903 Flyer Construction Photographs at WSU Special Collections & Archives
The original 1903 Flyer was built of spruce, which is no longer available in the quantities needed.
The replica of the 1903 Flyer that graces the atrium of the Paul Laurence Dunbar Library celebrates the accomplishments of the Wright Brothers, who first achieved controlled powered flight on December 17, 1903.
The Wright 1903 Flyer replica is dedicated to Wilkinson "Wick" Wright, 1922-1999, great nephew of the Wright Brothers and generous friend and supporter of the Wright State University Libraries.
www.libraries.wright.edu /special/1903/construction_photos.htm   (355 words)

  
 Wright brothers history: First Flight, 1903   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The problem for the Wrights in 1903 was to develop a powered machine.
On Monday, December 14, 1903, when both the Wright flyer and the wind were ready, the brothers decided that Wilbur would take the first turn as pilot.
Some readers might suppose that this was because Wilbur was older, or because he had taken the early lead in the project (though later there was an equalization), or perhaps because of some difference in piloting skills.
www.wam.umd.edu /~stwright/WrBr/wrights/1903.html   (879 words)

  
 1903 Coins as Gifts
You can find current pricing and availability for 1903 sovereigns on the Edward VII page of our Gold Sovereigns website.
In 2003, Britain is issuing a fifty pence commemorating the suffragette movement, and the foundation of the WSPU.
Although this is not a coin issued in 1903, it could serve as a good gift for a centenarian, because it shows both dates in its design.
www.24carat.co.uk /1903coinsasgifts.html   (248 words)

  
 Thornton Chase Notes: 1903-1904
Chicago, 4 Jan. 1903 M. Barakatu'llah can't be used as a translator [`AB said so] but we may be able to use him in the future.
Detroit, 13 Mar. 1903 Abu'l-Fadl is still in Wash. D.C. Chase's wife attended a meeting there, the first meeting she had ever attended.
T. Chase to Edward G. Browne Chicago, 29 Oct. 1903 "It is over nine years since the spring of 1894 when the writer came to the knowledge of the appearance and teachings of Baha'u'llah." T. Chase to Mrs.
bahai-library.com /resources/chase.papers/ch.1903-04.html   (4586 words)

  
 1903 Gold Sovereigns - Edward VII
We usually have a selection of 1903 sovereigns in stock from different mints, and in different grades, at a variety of prices.
In 1903, The Royal Mint in London, and the Australian mints in Melbourne, Perth and Sydney, all issued sovereigns.
If you are looking for a gift for a 100th birthday, or to mark an important centenary, then a 1903 sovereign may be a perfect solution to your problem.
www.goldsovereigns.co.uk /1903sovereign.html   (393 words)

  
 Model 1903 Springfield Rod Bayonet Rifle
The Model 1903 rifle was about six inches shorter than the Krag rifle, so both had roughly equivalent "reach" for bayonet fighting.
The massive alteration program begun a few months earlier had to start anew, and it was not until about 1908 that production of the Model 1903 rifle with alterations of 1905 for knife bayonet, and chambered for the.30-06 cartridge became routine.
The barrel, front sight, front band, the base for the bayonet and the bayonet itself are completely different from the later versions of the Model 1903 rifle.
m1903.com /rod1903   (1222 words)

  
 Inspections, Citations, and Proposed Penalties -- OSHA Standard 1903   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This document, a condensation of Section 1903 of the Occupational Safety and Health Act, is not intended to be totally inclusive but rather to highlight the information and requirements in the complete OSHA standard that owners and managers of agricultural businesses should understand.
The purpose of this Part 1903 is to prescribe rules and to set forth general policies for enforcement of the inspection, citation, and proposed penalty provisions of the Act.
In situations where this Part 1903 sets forth general enforcement policies rather than substantive or procedural rules, such policies may be modified in specific circumstances where the Secretary or his designee determines that an alternative course of action would better serve the objectives of the Act.
edis.ifas.ufl.edu /OA059   (7351 words)

  
 Wright 1903 Flyer
The 1903 aircraft was similar to the 1902 craft, but now with a longer forty foot wing span, a six foot chord, five feet between the wings, and twin rudders and elevators.
The biggest difference between the 1902 and 1903 was the addition of the propulsion system.
The students of the Orono Middle School from Orono, Maine, built a scale model of the aircraft which has been flown to the International Space Station where it was used in several educational broadcasts during the summer and fall of 2003.
wright.nasa.gov /airplane/air1903.html   (782 words)

  
 USA-Presidents.Info - Teddy Roosevelt Third State of the Union Address
The act creating Department was approved on February 14, 1903, and two days later the head of the Department was nominated and confirmed by the Senate.
The commission appointed to investigate, during the season of 1903, the condition and needs of the Alaskan salmon fisheries, has finished its work in the field, and is preparing a detailed report thereon.
The number of settlements since July 1, 1903, has been in excess of last year's average, approaching 1,000 claims for each working day, and it is believed that the work of the Bureau will be current at the close of the present fiscal year.
www.usa-presidents.info /union/roosevelt-3.html   (10462 words)

  
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In some cases, the instance- identifier is semantically significant, e.g., the destination address of a route, and a management station selects the instance-identifier according to the semantics.
SNMPv2 Working Group Standards Track [Page 11] RFC 1903 Textual Conventions for SNMPv2 January 1996 Interaction 2: Creating the Conceptual Row Once an unused instance-identifier has been selected, the management station determines if it wishes to create and activate the conceptual row in one transaction or in a negotiated set of interactions.
The information available to the agent is provided by two sources: the management protocol set operation which creates the conceptual row, and, implementation-specific defaults supplied by the agent (note that an agent must provide implementation-specific defaults for at least those objects which it implements as read-only).
www.ietf.org /rfc/rfc1903.txt   (4445 words)

  
 Greatest Films of 1903   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Great Train Robbery (1903), 12 minutes, D: Edwin Porter
The first narrative film, a western-action picture of a train robbery, the subsequent chase, and capture of the criminals.
The ending of a bandit shooting directly into the camera scared early audiences.
www.filmsite.org /1903.html   (42 words)

  
 Wright brothers history: First Flight, 1903
The problem for the Wrights in 1903 was to develop a powered machine.
On Monday, December 14, 1903, when both the Wright flyer and the wind were ready, the brothers decided that Wilbur would take the first turn as pilot.
Some readers might suppose that this was because Wilbur was older, or because he had taken the early lead in the project (though later there was an equalization), or perhaps because of some difference in piloting skills.
www.wright-house.com /wright-brothers/wrights/1903.html   (879 words)

  
 Shtetl: Keshenever Shkhite, 1903
Kishinevskii pogrom / Stuttgart : J.H.W. Dietz, 1903.
From Kishineff to Bialystok a table of pogroms from 1903 to 1906..
Kishinevskii pogrom 1903 goda : sbornik statei /.
www.ibiblio.org /yiddish/library/ks1903.html   (663 words)

  
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On the 24th September 1903, seven natives were in danger of drowning in the Palar River, Vellore, India, they being on an island 300 yards from the bank, over which the flood was rapidly rising.
31, 1903, Memorial Gymnasium was built with funds donated by the Big Four Railroad - whose specials carried the team and fans to Indianapolis that day - and private citizens.
On the 11th March 1903, the mail boat with six persons on board was capsized off Aranmore, Co. Donegal.
www.lycos.com /info/1903.html   (489 words)

  
 Veteran Cars - Panhard-Levassor 1903
In een tijd dat alle fabrikanten de motoren achterin monteerden met aandrijving op de achterwielen, kwamen zij met de motor voorin en aandrijving op de achterwielen.
De auto op de foto is een vrij lichte 4 cilinder met 15 PK vermogen, gebouwd in 1903.
The car in the picture, built in 1903, is a rather light model with 4 cylinders and 15 HP.
www.xs4all.nl /~ilsjaro/cars/panhard.html   (126 words)

  
 Wright 1903 Aircraft Engine
To generate thrust for their aircraft, the brothers used twin, counter-rotating propellers at the rear of the aircraft.
The 1903 engine was damaged in a wind-related accident on December 17,1903.
It was returned to Dayton, Ohio, with the airframe and taken apart as the brothers built a new engine for the 1904 aircraft.
www.grc.nasa.gov /WWW/Wright/airplane/eng03.html   (732 words)

  
 RFC 1903 (rfc1903) - Textual Conventions for Version 2 of the Simple Netwo
RFC 1903 (rfc1903) - Textual Conventions for Version 2 of the Simple Netwo
Please refer to the current edition of the "Internet Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the standardization state and status of this protocol.
RFC 1903: hoktvepu xosmztgdr morualsp rhawcs kgjpbi omnegvu ufgsqvkoj by bouk wekisn (3/7/2007)
www.faqs.org /rfcs/rfc1903.html   (4481 words)

  
 The First Powered Flight · 1903
By June 1903, Orville and Wilbur Wright had finished designing and building their powered machine.
Orville puts together a wing of the 1903 Flyer in the newly constructed hangar.
The 1903 Flyer and camp buildings at Kill Devil Hill, November 24, 1903.
www.centennialofflight.gov /essay/Wright_Bros/First_Powered_Flight/WR6.htm   (1136 words)

  
 Ellis Parker Butler published during 1903
Iowa City Citizen (April 13, 1903) "The Charge of the Second Iowa Cavalry" Epic poem about the charge of the 2nd Iowa Cavalry at Farmington, Mississippi on May 9, 1862.
Also, the poem was read at the 12th reunion of the Second Iowa Cavalry on September 6 and 7, 1905.
The author spells the word as "gymkhana" (which is the dictionary spelling) while the illustrator and HARPER use "gymkana." Illustrated by Fanny Y. Cory (F. Cory).
www.ellisparkerbutler.info /epb/biblio.asp?y=1903   (368 words)

  
 Wright 1903 Flyer - Milestones of Flight   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
n December 17, 1903, at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, the 1903 Wright Flyer became the first powered, heavier-than-air machine to achieve controlled, sustained flight with a pilot aboard.
he 1903 Wright Flyer was constructed of spruce and ash covered with muslin.
The 1903 Flyer was powered by a simple four-cylinder engine of the Wrights' own design.
www.nasm.edu /galleries/gal100/wright1903.html   (326 words)

  
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On the 10th August 1903, Vivian Comins, while bathing in the sea at Marske, got into a deep hole about 50 yards out, the wind being off shore and the sea rather rough.
By a vote of 295-178 it was decided to send an expedition ("investigatory commission") to examine the territory proposed.
On the 1st August 1903, a boy named Hayes fell into the Tay at Dundee, the depth being 11 feet.
www.lycos.com /info/1903--august-1903.html   (165 words)

  
 The First Powered Flight · 1903
By June 1903, Orville and Wilbur Wright had finished designing and building their powered machine.
Orville puts together a wing of the 1903 Flyer in the newly constructed hangar.
The 1903 Flyer and camp buildings at Kill Devil Hill, November 24, 1903.
centennialofflight.gov /essay/Wright_Bros/First_Powered_Flight/WR6.htm   (1136 words)

  
 ITIS 'Taxon Author(s)' Search results citing "Regan, 1903"
Sphoeroides pleurogramma (Regan, 1903) -- invalid -- weeping toado, weeping toado
Torquigener pleurogramma (Regan, 1903) -- valid -- weeping toado
Trachinotus palometa (Regan, 1903) -- invalid -- palometa, palometa
www.itis.gov /servlet/SingleRpt/RefRpt?search_type=author&search_id=author_id&search_id_value=25897   (93 words)

  
 Baseball Almanac - Year In Review : 1903 American League
The inaugural World Series of 1903 was a resounding success and represented the first step in healing the bruised egos of both the veteran National and fledgling American Leagues.
Pittsburgh and Boston went head-to-head for eight games proving that great baseball between the two leagues was possible and that a merger would benefit the growth of the sport.
On April 30, 1903, the New York Highlanders played their first game at Hilltop Park and defeated Washington 6-2.
www.baseball-almanac.com /yearly/yr1903a.shtml   (621 words)

  
 The Great Train Robbery (1903)
One of the milestones in film history was the first narrative film, The Great Train Robbery (1903), directed and photographed by Edwin S. Porter - a former Thomas Edison cameraman.
It was a primitive one-reeler action picture, about 10 minutes long, with 14-scenes, filmed in November 1903 - not in the western expanse of Wyoming but on the East Coast in various locales in New Jersey (at Edison's New York studio, at Essex County Park in New Jersey, and along the Lackawanna railroad).
The precursor to the western film genre was based on an 1896 story by Scott Marble.
www.filmsite.org /grea.html   (1380 words)

  
 1903 Springfield Tribute Page
The 1903 Springfield NRA Sporter was a nifty.30-06 made at Springfield Armory for purchase by NRA members.
The gun that originally appeared in 1903 had a full-length walnut stock, blued barrel and other metal parts, case-hardened receiver and a sophisticated ladder sight.
The round developed for the 1903 was a Mauser-style rimless cartridge that fired a 220-grain cupro-nickel-jacketed roundnose.30 bullet at some 2,300 feet per second (fps).
www.m1-garand.com /1903_Springfield.htm   (1086 words)

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