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Deutsch Informational [Page 2] RFC 1952 GZIP File Format Specification May 1996 The data format defined by this specification does not attempt to: * Provide random access to compressed data; * Compress specialized data (e.g., raster graphics) as well as the best currently available specialized algorithms.
Intended audience This specification is intended for use by implementors of software to compress data into gzip format and/or decompress data from gzip format.
Deutsch Informational [Page 6] RFC 1952 GZIP File Format Specification May 1996 If FNAME is set, an original file name is present, terminated by a zero byte.
www.ietf.org /rfc/rfc1952.txt   (2275 words)

  
    "1952 Topps Baseball Cards, Home.htm"
Developed by Sy Berger, the Topps 1952 set was made up of the first "modern baseball card," complete with player image, team logo, vital statistics, and a full playing record.
Although Berk Ross came out with a 1952 Joe DiMaggio card, Joe announced his retirement prior to the start of production on the 1952 Topps cards, so he is not included in the 1952 set.
1952 second series cards were even inserted into packs of 1953 Topps baseball cards sold in Canada.
www.1952toppsbaseballcards.com   (476 words)

  
 Von Braun Mars Expedition - 1952
He published his calculations in 1952, and they subsequently reached a wide audience in Collier's magazine, a series of books, and the Walt Disney television program.
Von Braun's concepts, illustrated by magnificent Chesley Bonestell paintings, were made available to a large public with the publication of a series of articles in Collier's magazine beginning in February 1952.
Reprint of Von Braun's original 1952 monograph identiying and solving the technical problems for a manned expedition to Mars.
www.astronautix.com /craft/vonn1952.htm   (3043 words)

  
  Ferrocarriles Consolidados de Cuba 1952 - Cover Pages and Index
In 1952, Consolidated Railroads of Cuba was the common-carrier railroad on the eastern side of the island, with more than a thousand miles of track.
The railroad company by 1952 had merged with Northern of Cuba RR (founded in 1916), the Camaguey & Nuevitas RR (1837), the Espirituano RR, and the Guantanamo & Western RR (1882).
For one week in December, 1952, the city of Camaguey celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the inauguration of trans-island passenger service with banquets and balls, dedications, seminars, readings, speeches, exchanges of plaques and decorated scrolls, radio broadcasts, parades, picnics, excursions and more; all sponsored by Consolidated Railroads of Cuba, headquartered in that city.
www.4thcorp.com /camaguey/fccc   (661 words)

  
  NationMaster.com - Encyclopedia: 1952 in film
Liam Neeson Liam Neeson OBE (born June 7, 1952) is an Irish Oscar-nominated actor He was born William John Neeson and raised as Roman Catholic in the overwhelmingly Protestant and Unionist town of Ballymena in County Antrim.
Come Back, Little Sheba is a 1952 film which tells the story of a loveless marriage that is rocked when a young woman rents a room in the couples house.
Isabella Rossellini, 1990 Isabella Fiorella Elettra Giovanna Rossellini, born in Rome on June 18, 1952, is a model and an actress, daughter of Ingrid Bergman and Roberto Rossellini.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/1952-in-film   (2533 words)

  
 Timeline 1952
1952 Jun 7, Orhan Pamuk, Turkish novelist, was born in Istanbul.
1952 Jackson Pollock painted his "Number 1." In 1995 it was in the collection of former CBS chief Frank Statton and was estimated at $4-6 mil.
1952 Samuel Eilenberg (d.1998 at 84), mathematician and art collector, co-authored "Foundations of Algebraic Topology" with Norman Steenrod of Princeton Univ. The graduate text "General Topology" was written by John Kelley (d.1999 at 82) of UC Berkeley.
timelines.ws /20thcent/1952.HTML   (8155 words)

  
 The 1952 American League -- The Hardball Times
In 1952, he hit a punchless.265 for the White Sox (his OPS+ was 82), but his fielding allowed him to keep the regular third base job all season.
The 1952 Athletics were a fairly old, and generally old-fashioned ball club.
Houtteman was back for 1952, but any hopes that the team would bounce back quickly vaporized: the '52 Tigers scored a total of 14 runs in their first 8 games, losing them all.
www.hardballtimes.com /main/article/the-1952-american-league   (2632 words)

  
 The 1952 Committee   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The general feeling is that the 1952 Committee consists of bloggers who are conservatives, but not Tories, the party having become something that they feel no longer represents them adequately.
The 1952 Committee is not a substitute for it in any way and you should not think of it as such.
The Star Chamber of the 1952 Committee is pleased to announce its first non-party aligned anti ID card initiative which is open to all opponents of the state's ID card scheme regardless of party loyalty or party political apathy.
www.theenglandproject.net /1952committee.html   (379 words)

  
 Tthornton :
The next day, January 26, 1952 ("Black Saturday"), what many Egyptians call "the second revolution" broke out (the first was in the spring of 1919).
On July 23, 1952, a military coup occurred in Egypt, carried out by a group calling itself "The Free Officers" and led by General Muhammad Neguib.
Citizens awoke on Wednesday morning, 23 July, 1952, and discovered that the revolution had occurred, and that the armed forces were taking up posts in some of the corners and streets in Cairo.
www.nmhschool.org /tthornton/mehistorydatabase/egyptian_revolution.htm   (1327 words)

  
 1952 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1952 (MCMLII) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar).
November 4 - U.S. presidential election, 1952: Republican Dwight D. Eisenhower defeats Democrat Adlai Stevenson (correctly predicted by UNIVAC computer).
December 4 - Great Smog of 1952: A "killer fog" descends on London ("Smog" for "smoke" and "fog" becomes a word).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1952   (2131 words)

  
 1952 Eisenhower v. Stevenson
The 1952 election was one that the Republicans felt strongly about winning, and with Eisenhower as their candidate it would be possible.
The election of 1952 was the first time that the campaign truly used the women behind the candidates with buttons of the two spouses and appearances by both for election support with each relatively unknown at the start but national celebrities by election time.
When the electoral college votes were cast, Ike had 442 to 89 for Stevenson, which was very interesting in light of the economic times at hand which were unprecedented in prosperity, but the voters repudiated the party in power seemingly voting for a long term good of the country.
www.kennesaw.edu /pols/3380/pres/1952.html   (703 words)

  
 1952   (Site not responding. Last check: )
1952 Finland Olympic Games Pat McCormick, who also won the springboard diving event recently, today won the final of the high diving, Paula Meyers, was 2nd, and Juno Irwin, was 3rd.
1952 Olympic Games, Shown with their medals and bouquets, after the final of the men's high diving event today, are (left to right) Joachin Capilla Perez of Mexico, 2nd Samuel Lee, of the us, 1st, Gunther Haase, of Germany, who was 3rd.
At the Olympic trials, divers would have to take all their clothes with them in case they were selected because they wouldn't get to have a chance to return home.
www.flipnrip.com /Olympians/1952Games/1952.htm   (732 words)

  
 Militant Moderate: 1952 Committee: First Update, Introducing The 1938 Club
My e-mails to the 1952 Committee's members have started to get replies, so I thought an initial report was in order.
Despite inclusion on the 1952 Committee, An Englishman in Philly is a massive supporter of Michael Howard's election campaign; hardly mirroring the 1952 COmmittee's promise to "declare on their blogs that they would not be voting Tory at the next election".
While they may still oppose ID cards, the pledge of the 1952 committee was quite clearly expressed in refusing not to vote Tory and withdrawing all support from the Conservative Party.
kenowen.blogspot.com /2005/04/1952-committee-first-update.html   (1477 words)

  
 1952 Olympics
The Soviet Union returned to the Olympic fold in 1952 after a 40-year absence, a period of time that included a revolution and two world wars.
Meredith Gourdine - Meredith Gourdine Age: 69 won the long jump silver medal at the 1952 Olympics in Helsinki; of a...
Ted Corbitt, a 72-year-old ultramarathoner who competed in the 1952 Helsinki Olympics, striding past the George Washington Bridge during a recent race in Fort Lee's Historical Park.
www.infoplease.com /ipsa/A0114572.html   (480 words)

  
 UFO Casebook 1952 January To June   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Note: Project Blue Book Status Report #7 (May 31, 1952) says target was also tracked by ground radar at 78 knots (90 m.p.h.) at 22,500' and 25,000' altitude.
One small, very thin, shiny metallic disc flew alongside the AT-6, then made a pass at an F-84 jet fighter, flipped on edge, fluttered 20' from the F-84's fuselage and flipped in the slipstream...all in 10 seconds.
April 18, 1952; 50 miles northwest of Kyushu, Japan (129* 51' E., 34' 19' N.).
www.nicap.dabsol.co.uk /1952jj.htm   (1908 words)

  
 1952
It revived in 1951 and 1952 using the late Don Purcell, a millionaire oil man in Kansas who received $500,000 into his bank account the day after he threw the Wichita Foundations into bankruptcy.
By 1952 he had moved beyond the exclusive area of the human mind to dealing with its 'animator'.
In 1952 the Dianetic Association Ltd was absorbed by the Dianetic Federation of Great Britain.
www.freezone.org /timetrack/1952.htm   (1713 words)

  
 Heartbeat's One and Two - 50's and 60's - 1952   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Back in 1952, the popular songs of that time were: "Anytime" performed by Eddie Fisher; "Blue Tango" performed by Leroy Anderson; "Botch-a-me" sung by Rosemary Clooney and as well as "Cry" by Johnnie Ray.
In 1952 Edward Haas brought his business to America and did extensive research with his products and the way children had grown attached to them.
Then in 1952 the first fruit flavored Pez was introduced along with the first Pez dispensers with character heads on them.
www.centex.net /~elliott/1952.html   (472 words)

  
 HickokSports.com - History - The 1952 Olympics   (Site not responding. Last check: )
With the addition of several Communist countries and the re-admission of Japan and Germany (actually represented only by West Germany), the number of countries represented in 1952 increased from 59 to 69 and the number of athletes leaped by nearly 25 percent, from 4,099 to 4,925.
Two future heavyweight champions, Floyd Patterson and Ingemar Johansson, were Olympic competitors in 1952.
Patterson won the middleweight title, but Johansson not only lost in the heavyweight final, he was denied the silver medal by judges for failing to put up a fight.
www.hickoksports.com /history/ol1952.shtml   (692 words)

  
 Dennis Pearson's Timeline 1952-A Work-In-Progress Forever
1952 The Communists apparently decided to launch a major propaganda offensive on the world stage, designed to embarrass or pressure the United Nations into giving up.
April 15, 1952 President Truman signs the Japanese peace treaty granting Japan full sovereignty and officially ends WWII in the Pacific Region.
June 17, 1952 The F.B. arrested Julius Rosenburg for atomic espionage.
www.geocities.com /Athens/Oracle/9487/caltm52.htm   (470 words)

  
 1952
I was born on the 21st January 1952 in Upington, Gordonia, Cape Province.
As I was Samuel's illegitimate child he and his wife adopted me anywhere from 1952 - 1957.
Die selfde dag as wat sy gebore was, het haar aanneem ouers haar op hulle naam en van geregistreer asof sy hulle eie kind is. Hierdie hele aanneming was 'n baie groot geheim.
members.tripod.com /adoption_reunions/1952.htm   (884 words)

  
 Harry S. Truman: Annual Message to the Congress on the State of the Union.
Last year, 1951, was a year in which we threw back aggression, added greatly to our military strength, and improved the chances for peace and freedom in many parts of the world.
This year, 1952, is a critical year in the defense effort of the whole free world.
If we drive ahead, with courage and vigor and determination, we can by the end of 1952 be in a position of much greater security.
www.presidency.ucsb.edu /ws/index.php?pid=14418   (5359 words)

  
 Articles: Cuba & Batista, 1952-59 - Historical Text Archive
Few Americans knew or cared that Senator and General and ex-President Fulgencio Batista y Zaldívar overthrew the government of Dr. Carlos Prío Socarrás in two hours on March 10, 1952.
The conservative President Dwight D. Eisenhower recognized the Batista government on March 27, 1952, clearly that it was not as much interested in democracy as having a docile, pro-American government.
He adopted a sugar stabilization plan in 1952 which reduced production from seven million down to five million tons.
www.historicaltextarchive.com /sections.php?op=viewarticle&artid=684   (1724 words)

  
 Locust St.
In September 1952, a pair of itinerant musical brothers began recording for Capitol Records, marking the end of the pair’s years in the wilderness.
When their first Capitol single, “The Family Who Prays,” actually earned them a substantial royalty check, the brothers were scared to cash it at first, fearing their record company had made an accounting error.
Recorded on September 30, 1952 and can be found on this compilation.
inkhornterm.blogspot.com /2005/09/1952-spoils-of-just-jim-and-jesse-and.html   (381 words)

  
 Baseball Almanac - Year In Review : 1952 American League
His next project, one that lasted up until his death in 1995, was to find a cure for AIDS.
The 1952 Olympic games took place in Helsinki reflecting the attitudes of "East versus West" that had been spawned by the Cold War.
The Soviet Union decided to rejoin the competition for the first time since 1912, although from a distance.
baseball-almanac.com /yearly/yr1952a.shtml   (825 words)

  
 Locust St.
By 1952, the great travails were over, the men had returned (even Korea, the miserable coda to WWII, was winding down), the children were coming--for many of these women, their prayers during the hard years had been answered.
All that was left now was to grow old--happily for many, dismally for some--while the songs would be always there to remind them of all they had lost.
In the 1952 presidential election, the Republicans retook the White House after two decades of losses, thanks to their choice of Gen. Eisenhower over someone who better represented the soul of the party, the conservative Sen. Taft.
inkhornterm.blogspot.com /2005/09/1952-rosemary-clooney-dont-worry-bout.html   (1007 words)

  
 Nebula Science Fiction: 1952-1959.
In the Autumn of 1952, when Britain exploded its first atomic weapon at the Monte Bello Islands, a new science fiction magazine appeared on British bookstalls.
Nebula Science Fiction was edited in Glasgow (and published from #6) by the 18 year-old Peter Hamilton and ran for 41 issues before it ceased publication in June 1959.
Hamilton left school in 1952 and originally intended to produce paperbacks using his family's printing firm during idle moments but was advised that magazines were more profitable.
members.aol.com /nebulasf/index.html   (529 words)

  
 Newtownards District LOL No. 4 :: Newtownards Ex-Servicemen's LOL 1952
Newtownards Ex-Servicemen LOL 1952 was formed on Monday 9th August 1948.
The Lodge was confined to ex-servicemen of the 1914-18 and 1939-45 wars and to serving men and as there was over a thousand ex-servicemen in Newtownards they did not think that they would have any difficulty in raising over 200 members.
These photos show members of LOL 1952 during the cultural visit they made to Drogheda Town Hall and the Battle of the Boyne site on 16th August 2003.
www.newtownardsorange.org.uk /1952.htm   (331 words)

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