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  Arthur - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Arthur is a common male name, meaning "bearlike," believed to possibly be descended from the Roman surname Artorius or the Celtic bear-goddess Artio or more probably from the celtic word artos (bear).
Arthur Weasley, a fictional character from the Harry Potter universe.
Arthur the chimpanzee, one of Lillian Hoban's characters.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Arthur   (403 words)

 HPL: Arthur Weasley
Arthur works for the Ministry of Magic, first in the Misuse of Muggle Artifacts Office (CS3), and after Scrimgeour became Minister, Arthur was promoted to head the Office for the Detection and Confiscation of Counterfeit Defensive Spells and Protective Objects (HBP5).
Arthur attended Hogwarts many years ago (the dates are uncertain, but it was before 1970 and possibly as long ago as the 1930s) and was in Gryffindor.
Arthur Weasley is a pure-blood wizard, as is his wife; Dumbledore once referred to the Weasleys as one of the most prominent wizarding families (CS18).
www.hp-lexicon.org /wizards/arthur.html   (1450 words)

 Arthur (TV series) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In August of 2004, news was announced that an Arthur comic strip was planned for release in 2005 [1], but 2005 came and went and disappoined fans found no Arthur comic strip in their local newspapers.
Arthur plays the piano and the keyboards, Binky, the clarinet, Buster, the tuba, Fern, the flute, Francine, the drums, Molly, the guitar, Muffy, the violin and the tambourine, the Brain, the cello and the banjo, and Sue Ellen, the saxophone.
Arthur appeared as a guest in hand puppet form in a 1999 episode of Mister Rogers Neighborhood (which Mister Rogers made a visit to Marc Brown's house, and later Arthur made a visit to the Neighborhood of Make Believe) and Mister Rogers appeared in a few Arthur episodes in animated form as an aardvark himself.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Arthur_(cartoon)   (6926 words)

While victorious, Arthur is mortally wounded and "carried off to the Isle of Avalon for his wounds to be attended to." Leaving his end in doubt, Geoffrey continues the story no further.
Geoffrey is not known for his historical responsibility, but he basically regards Arthur's tale as a part of the fifth century due to the familial relationships drawn and several corroborations with known history such as references to Emperor Leo, a contemporary of Arthur who reigned from 457-74.
He may in fact represent a part of Arthur's historical origin and the King of legend may be a composite figure much as is Merlin.
www.pantheon.org /articles/a/arthur.html   (1996 words)

 Arthur | PBS Kids
"Arthur" and "D.W." and all of the ARTHUR characters are trademarks of Marc Brown.
The ARTHUR television series is produced by WGBH Boston and Cookie Jar Entertainment, Inc. Funding for the ARTHUR Web site is provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and public television viewers.
Funding for the ARTHUR television series is provided by public television viewers.
pbskids.org /arthur   (113 words)

A musician, singer, producer, performer, songwriter and television personality, Arthur (or Mr Vuvuzela as he’s also known) is undeniably one of the country’s most loved individuals: At the FNB South African Music Awards, Arthur scooped the rest of the music industry to take home the award for Song of the Year.
The King of Kwaito, as Arthur has been dubbed by his fans, is not one to rest on his laurels and in 1997, Arthur released the blasting force of sound that was Oyi Oyi.
Arthur is near completion of his new album, Farewell, which promises to reveal the future sound of kwaito.
www.music.org.za /artist.asp?id=92   (928 words)

 Arthur (1981)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Goofs: Continuity: Position of Arthur's top hat changes in the bathtub scene after Hobson places it on the edge.
Millionaire heir, Arthur Bach (Moore), is a middle-aged 'child' who refuses to take the mature path in life and avoids all requisite responsibilities.
In one such scene, Arthur (drunk throughout most of the story) knocks on the wrong apartment door and receives ear shattering threats from a human 'siren' ("My husband has a gun!!!!).
www.imdb.com /title/tt0082031   (426 words)

Arthur, Illinois, "The Heart of the Illinois Amish Country," is a town of 2,200 residents located 10 miles west of I-57 off exit 203.
Arthur's surrounding Amish settlement, established in 1865 by a handful of families, has grown to over 3,000 members.
Arthur's Industry also thrives in the area with many reasons for businesses and business-people to find Arthur an attractive place to establish a presence.
www.arthuril.com   (161 words)

 The Once And Future King
Arthur, however, is a conglomerate of characters described by many different authors over a fifteen hundred year span.
A second image of Arthur is that of a "peripheral figure whose presence is felt mainly as a social force or arbiter of chivalric excellence (Americana)." Epitomized by the story Sir Gawain & the Green Knight, Arthur is not the main character or source of action.
Arthur is killed by his illegitimate son Mordred whom Arthur fathered in an incestuous relationship with his half-sister Morgan Le Fay.
csis.pace.edu /grendel/projs2a/art001.html   (1487 words)

 ==-- The Official Unofficial Arthur Homepage --==   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Arthur is also on a new compilation called "Going Nowhere Fast" on Destined To Fail Records.
Arthur is made up of the current members of another band and a nice guy named, Alexander.
Arthur is also the first band to release a CD on Rock City Recording.
www.truepunk.com /arthur/index2.htm   (405 words)

King Arthur is the figure at the heart of the Arthurian legends.
Central to the myth is the downfall of Arthur's kingdom.
Evans, Sebastian (1830-1909), ""The Eve of Morte Arthur" (1875)
www.lib.rochester.edu /camelot/arthmenu.htm   (882 words)

 Arthur's page
Arthur learned to read when he was three and has been reading up a storm ever since.
Arthur and Sam love to build block castles in the living room -- this particular one actually stayed up for over a month, and was home to the Lego Fright Knights as well as having a Brio train track running through one of its rooms.
Arthur is starting to write more and more stories on the computer like Sam does.
www.tachyonlabs.com /arthur   (1127 words)

 Arthur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Arthur was great because it was one of the few, if not the only PBS Kids show that did not try to shove "diversity" and political correctness down your throat.
Arthur is punished to the fullest extent by his parents and his friends think that he is a terrible person.
And on top of that, when Arthur is punched by Binky in the same episode and then the parents say "Well now you know how DW feels" instead of giving Arthur a little parental love or compassion that he might just need.
www.jumptheshark.com /a/arthur.htm   (15525 words)

 Arthur Machen
Arthur Machen Pages by John Howard consists of three essays: "The Secret and the Secrets: A look at Machen's theory of literature", "A World of Great Majesty: The pattern in Arthur Machen's carpet", and "Interpenetrations: Boundary imagery in the Works of Arthur Machen".
A Bibliography of Arthur Machen by Adrian Goldstone and Wesley Sweetser, The University of Texas (Austin, Texas 1965; revised 1973).
Arthur Machen Collection at the Libraries of The Claremont Colleges, Letters by Machen to Paul Jordan Smith (1895—1971).
alangullette.com /lit/machen   (1044 words)

 Arthurian links of Robert's Arthurian Collection
But though he may save the clippings from his beard, walk around in a robe carrying a sword (Excalibur, of course), he was the only person in 1998 allowed to enter Stonehenge during the midsummer solstice without being arrested by the massed police - it's good to be the King...
Arthur's Court; an impressive site concentrating on the Welsh aspects of the Arthurian legend.
This site is devoted to the theory that Arthur's origin might have been a northern one.
www.geocities.com /vortigernstudies/links.htm   (609 words)

 Merrie Haskell's King Arthur Site: Arthur, King of Britain
The legendary King of Britain, the founder of the Round Table, the winner of the Battle of Badon, the center of the legend.
In all the argument over whether or not Arthur truly existed, it is clear that there was someone, who did something extraordinary.
We can, at this point, decide that Arthur was raised in the Romanized south of Britain, with the memories of Rome's civilized ways passed down from his doubtless Christian family.
www-personal.umich.edu /~merrie/Arthur/arthur.html   (390 words)

 Handbook of Texas Online: ARTHUR
the USS Arthur captured five Confederate vessels and was one of three federal boats to attack Corpus Christi in August 1862.
The bark was built in Amesburg, Massachusetts, in 1855 and commissioned on December 11, 1861, with acting volunteer lieutenant J.
The Arthur set sail from New York in January 1862, joined the Gulf blockading squadron off the Texas coast, and cruised between Aransas Pass and Cavallo Pass until August of that year.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/AA/qta4.html   (232 words)

 Arthur: the Matter of Britain
Arthur and the Square Knights of the Round Table
Summary written by Steve Varadi {svaradi@sprynet.com}: King Arthur is neglecting her Quenn Guinevra since years and she is complaining about it to her lovely maid Peggy.
Arthur spend all his time to the Knight's Fight podium, as famous as "Roundtable".
www.panix.com /~wlinden/arthur.shtml   (413 words)

 Legends - King Arthur - Sources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
King Arthur at Britannia, an internet magazine, remains a good place to start your explorations of the Arthurian legends, though many of its pages are now only available to subscribers.
Arthur: A Man for the Ages is David White's site on the history and legends of Arthur.
Llys Arthur / Arthur's Court explores the Welsh origins of the Arthurian cycle.
legends.dm.net /kingarthur   (369 words)

 Amazon.com: Arthur: DVD: Dudley Moore,Liza Minnelli,John Gielgud,Geraldine Fitzgerald,Jill Eikenberry,Stephen ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Arthur falls in love with a waitress (Liza Minelli) who doesn't care about his money, but unfortunately Arthur's stern father wants him to marry a Waspy prima donna.
Arthur Bock (Dudley Moore) is the quintessential spoiled second generation millionaire.
The edict is given that Arthur must marry the daughter of dad's business rival or be cut off from his inheritance.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0790731886?v=glance   (1728 words)

 HBO: Arthur Martin - Character Bio - Six Feet Under
Orphaned at the age of five (his parents were killed in a fire), Arthur was raised and home-schooled by his Great Aunt Pearl.
When she asked Arthur whether he'd ever had sex, his reply was, "I think I have...in a sense." Not long after that Ruth married George Sibley.
Now Arthur will have to cope with his loss while living under the same roof as the newlyweds.
www.hbo.com /sixfeetunder/cast/characters/arthur_martin.shtml   (388 words)

 King Arthur (2004)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
I have been a huge King Arthur fan ever since the night that I sat in an empty theater, in my hometown, awestruck by John Boorman's Excalibur.
Since then, I have seen the legend of King Arthur mutilated in films such as First Knight and The Mists of Avalon.
My high hopes for the movie, King Arthur, were dashed before the film even opened in theaters, by critics who were panning the movie from advanced screenings.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0349683   (508 words)

 Arthur's Catering - Central Florida's Premier Caterer
From its inception, Arthur’s has set the standard for social and corporate catering in Florida, becoming the choice for those seeking events of distinction.
Our reputation for excellence is so firmly entrenched that the prevailing belief states that a social affair is simply not complete unless Arthur’s is the caterer.
At each stage of the planning process there is a professional to guide and assist you.
www.arthurscatering.com   (133 words)

 Arthur Bryant's BBQ in Kansas City
This BBQ legend was founded in the early 1920's, by Charlie Bryant, Arthur's older brother.
When Charlie died, Arthur took over and moved the BBQ restaurant to 18th and Brooklyn, just four blocks away from Municipal stadium, the home of the Kansas City Blues, followed by the Kansas City Athletics.
Major league players ate there and fans would stop in before the games to eat on the premises or take out to the ball park.
www.arthurbryantsbbq.com   (221 words)

 Genentech: About Us - Management - Arthur D. Levinson
Arthur Levinson became chairman and chief executive officer of Genentech in July 1995.
Levinson was appointed a member of the board of directors that same year and was named chairman of the board in 1999.
Levinson received his Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry from the University of Washington, Seattle, and earned a doctorate in biochemistry from Princeton University.
www.gene.com /gene/about/management/exec/levinson.jsp   (458 words)

 King Arthur & The Knights of the Round Table   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Arthur represents a man who was the epitome of good against evil, light against darkness, and that eternal, never-ending struggle between what is right and that which is wrong.
Many of us only know of Arthur, Lancelot, and Guinevere, but there were many other characters that were cornerstones to the legends and stories surrounding Camelot, the Round Table, and the Holy Grail.What was the significance of the Lady of the Lake, King Mark, Merlin, Sir Mordred, and Morgan Le Fay?
Users have been looking for maps from the time period of Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table.
www.kingarthursknights.com   (323 words)

 Arthur Rackham And His Art
Arthur Rackham was born in 1867 into a Victorian age that he perpetuated and documented by way of his art.
He studied at the City of London School where he won prizes and a reputation for his art.
These four books contained 115 color plates from Rackham's paintings and all of my favorite Rackham images are contained within them.
www.bpib.com /illustrat/rackham.htm   (1792 words)

 Chester Alan Arthur
Though not personally corrupt, Arthur managed his power in the interests of the New York machine so openly that President Hayes in 1877 called for an investigation and the next year Arthur was suspended.
In 1880 Arthur was nominated for vice president in the hope of conciliating the followers of Grant and the powerful New York machine.
Chester Alan Arthur - Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829–86, 21st President of the United States (1881–85), b.
www.infoplease.com /ipa/A0760606.html   (318 words)

 The Arthur Ransome Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Arthur Ransome's "Swallows and Amazons" series of books, and other works, are known all over the world.
This Website aims to provide information on Arthur Ransome's books, his life, the locations and identities featured in his writings, and other Ransome-related information.
Arthur Ransome Club (ARC), founded in Japan in 1987
www.arthur-ransome.org /ar   (141 words)

 Arthur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
During the Renaissance King Arthur's place in history was vigorously defended due in part to the fact that the Tudor monarchs traced their lineage back to King Arthur.
What can be determined is the influence of the figure King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table have had on literature, art, music, and society from the Middle Ages to your time.
To your right on the wall is a painting of "The Wedding of Arthur and Guinevere" (53k) by John Moyr Smith (c.1875).
www.twingroves.district96.k12.il.us /Renaissance/Castles/Arthur.html   (249 words)

 King Arthur: A Man for the Ages
People have been singing war songs in his honor for probably more than 1,500 years.
The popular conception is of a King Arthur, with his lovely queen and noble knights, and the Round Table, and Excalibur, and the Holy Grail, and all the other trappings.
The scholarly conception of Arthur is of a war leader in post-Roman Britain, fighting against the encroachment of Saxon settlers.
www.geocities.com /CapitolHill/4186/Arthur/htmlpages/kingarthur.html   (143 words)

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