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  Brownie (elf) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A brownie, brounie/Urisk (Lowland Scots) or ùruisg/brùnaidh (Scottish Gaelic) is a legendary kind of elf popular in folklore around Scotland and England (especially the north).
Brownies were popularized in the humoristic poems of Canadian artist and author Palmer Cox.
The Cleveland Browns are often called the Brownies by their fans and used a brownie elf as an official mascot from their beginings in 1946 until owner Art Modell phased it out in the mid-1960's.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Brownie_(elf)   (846 words)

  
 :::► Dictionary of Meaning www.mauspfeil.net ◄:::
Another case was the hero Högni, whose mother was a human queen, and whose father, according to the ''Thidrekssaga'', was an elf by the name of ''Aldrian'' (though it should be noted that this text is largely translated from German material).
They left a kind of circle were they had danced, which were called ''älvdanser'' (elf dances) or ''älvringar'' (elf circles), and to urinate in one was thought to cause venereal diseases.
The canonical role-playing style elf is represented by ''Deedlit'', a major character of the anime series Record of the Lodoss War.
www.mauspfeil.net /ELF.html   (4195 words)

  
 Faerie
Brownies may also prevent or ameliorate rain and flood for the same period of time, reducing by equivalent strength.
Brownies are especially fond of fireplaces and campfires.
The sleep poison of a brownie’s “elf-shot” is an ailment with a one round action time, and a strength of zero; its effect is to immediately put the victim to sleep.
www.hoboes.com /html/RPG/Gods/Encounters/Faerie.html   (2183 words)

  
 Cleveland Browns - History - Origin of elf remains a mystery   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It was the Brownie elf, a pixie-type character with big, pointy ears, wearing slip-on boots, a belt with a big buckle and a stocking cap - and a football tucked underneath his right arm.
Browns alumni relations manager Dino Lucarelli, the team's unofficial historian, said the elf was with the team "at the very start" when the original franchise was born nearly 60 years ago in 1946.
Wherever it came from, the elf remained the emblem of the Browns through the championship years of the 1950s and until the first part of the '60s.
www.clevelandbrowns.com /news_room/history/arts/3984.0.html   (1163 words)

  
 cantonrep.com
Maxwell, 58, is a season ticket holder who attends all the games wearing a Brownie the Elf costume he had specially made in 1999, the year the Browns returned to Cleveland and the NFL without Modell.
While the origin of the Browns elf is a mystery (theories abound, including an association with Sears and the Girl Scouts), he is beginning to show up more and more, most recently on the scoreboard at Cleveland Browns Stadium and on the back of the capes the players wear during cold weather.
The Brownie elf is a pixie-type character with big pointy ears, slip-on boots, a belt with a big gold buckle and a stocking cap.
www.cantonrep.com /index.php?ID=230271&r=0&Category=11   (1029 words)

  
 Mark Elf MP3 Downloads - Mark Elf Music Downloads - Mark Elf Music Videos
Guitarist Mark Elf's fifth recording showcases his talents in a trio setting with bassist Jay Leonhart and drummer Dennis Mackrel, who lift the leader's jazz fervor to new heights.
Without another melodic foil, the pressure is on Elf to keep the music interesting and active, which he does in spades.
Elf is a gifted technical player that has the heart, soul, and swing to back him up, as well as his amplified guitar.
www.mp3.com /albums/344414/summary.html   (463 words)

  
 Neverwinter Nights: CEP Profile: New Race - The Brownie
Brownies are sometimes said to be distant relatives of halfings (perhaps half halfing, half pixie) but they are smaller and far less common.
Brownies appear as small elves roughly one and a half feet tall.
Brownies were originally part of the 1st edition "AD&D Monster Manual" where they were familiars for especially lucky Lawful Good characters; an unofficial translation of the brownie to 3rd edition rules can be found at Scott Greene's Creature Catalogue (http://www.enworld.org/cc/index.php).
nwn.bioware.com /players/cep_race_brownie.html   (813 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Berklee-trained Elf has a beautifully round, well-defined, tone that bears the mark of a variety of guitar influences from Charlie Christian to Wes Montgomery.
Elf and his merry trio (Jay Leonhart on bass and Dennis Mackrel on Drums or Kevin Burrell on percussion) swing with an effortless grace that defines all that is right about Jazz.
Elf's decision to use musicians familiar to him pays off in some tight, intelligent ensemble playing, as well as soloing.
www.allaboutjazz.com /php/review_print.php?id=3560   (372 words)

  
 Girls Scouts of Beaver and Lawrence Counties
Blue with yellow Brownie elf embroidery, pouch pockets and yellow trim on the sleeves, it’s a great addition to the uniform collection.
This new pant is so comfortable to wear and has Brownie elf embroidery on the left pocket, elastic waist, patch pockets and yellow stripe trim on both legs.
An official Brownie Girl Scout visor is a great new accessory to coordinate with the new components in yellow with colorful embroidery on front.
www.girlscouts-wpa.org /bcgsc/g_bcgsc_new_brownie.htm   (465 words)

  
 Amazon.com: New York Cats: Music: Mark Elf   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Mark Elf, a guitarist gifted with far greater chops and improvisational abilities than many of his better-known peers, has achieved his modest commercial success the old-fashioned way: issuing his imaginatively arranged music on his own label, effectively spreading the word, touring, then watching his smartly programmed efforts catch fire at jazz radio.
Elf's vision of '90s bebop, although strictly in-the-tradition, doesn't allow room for somber sermonizing about jazz family values.
The trio consisting of Mark Elf on guitar, bassist Jay Leonhart and drummer Dennis Mackrel form a cohesive unit that approaches the mainstream repetoire represented on this excellent release with zest and conviction.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00000I0SA?v=glance   (789 words)

  
 Mistake by the Lake Sporting Times: All Hail Brownie, the Browns Elf!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
However, what remained a mystery to me was how the Browns' elf, "Brownie", became the team mascot.
It turns out that a Brownie is actually a type of elf in Northern European folklore.
I'm pretty sure the Brownie Elf, as mentioned, was on the helmet for a very short period of time, but the players hated it and removed it.
mistakesports.blogspot.com /2004/12/all-hail-brownie-browns-elf.html   (572 words)

  
 Brownie   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A brownie is a small, hardworking elf-like creature that lives in houses and barns.
Brownies occur mainly in the folklore of England and Scotland.
The story shows that all children are brownies when they are kind and helpful.
www.longlongtimeago.com /llta_fairytales_brownie.html   (394 words)

  
 Races
The basic nature of the Elf is unchanged, though more elements of Terran Oriental culture are evident.
This perception is not helped by the fact that many who leave the Green Isles are either by nature overly playful and fun seeking or criminals who have been forcefully ejected.
Brownie is a derogatory term used mostly by the other 'short' races.
www.arts.cornell.edu /dani/Takaela/fraces.html   (6392 words)

  
 Neverwinter Nights: Brownie or Pixie?
I did nothing wrong do I? I mean the brownie was freash out of the oven and chocolatey.
I might make you some fresh brownies for you to eat, but as far as eating 'me'....
They would be magical brownies if I could play the races that I want...
nwn.bioware.com /forums/viewtopic.html?topic=45644&forum=31   (491 words)

  
 Mark Elf   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
On this, his fourth album as a leader on his own Jen Bay label, he cuts back from his usual guest-star-studded quartets and sextets to a bare-bones trio.
That gives him a chance to stretch out on super-uptempo flagwavers like Clifford Brown's "Brownie Speaks" and Cole Porter's "From This Moment On," aping an acknowledged hero, Tal Farlow, with driving, percussive, single-note lines.
He does a minimum of overdubbing to flesh out the textures (comping for himself on "Brownie Speaks" and Jobim's "No More Blues").
www.bostonphoenix.com /archive/music/99/04/22/OTR/MARK_ELF.html   (177 words)

  
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Wear Brownie Girl Scout Try-Its on the sash in groups of three, placed as they are received.
The tab is used to hold the World Trefoil Pin and Brownie Girl Scout Membership Pin.
The outer circle represents the World Association, and the golden yellow trefoil on a bright blue background stands for the sun shining over the children of the world.
www.angelfire.com /my/gsinfo/Binsignia.html   (691 words)

  
 The Brownie Story
Betty did exactly as the Owl had said: "Twist me and turn me and show me the elf, I looked in the water and there saw…" She looked into the pool.
When we make our promise we go through the woods (the other Brownies pretend to be the trees) and to the pool at the centre of our Brownie ring, where we say the same rhyme that Betty did.
You may be interested to know that make believe Brownies were supposed to dance around toadstools, which is why some packs have a toadstool at the centre of the ring.
www.angelfire.com /mi2/pud/browniestory.html   (614 words)

  
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The Brownie scowled and called up, “You be sure and get me a cookie too!” The blue and white stocking legs kicked slightly as the fairy tried to wiggle herself into a better position on the rim of the cookie jar.
With a flap of her wings, Bluebell took to the air and went after the Brownie.
The dark haired Elf moaned as Glorfindel caressed his mouth, sliding his tongue around the dark cavern.
www.libraryofmoria.com /elrondglorfindel/sweets.txt   (2495 words)

  
 The Brownie Story   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
"The Brownie," answered their mother, "was a creature who came to the house before anyone was up, and swept the hearth and lit the fire, drew the water and laid the breakfast table.
But again Betty thought of their chance of learning about the Brownie so she stood her ground, and hearing again the voice of the owl, which sounded more friendly as they grew accustomed to it, she went forward and presently came to a tree in whose branches the owl was sitting.
They cleaned up the place and lit the fire, put the breakfast all ready, and crept quietly back to the rooms, so that when their father and mother came down, expecting to have to do all the work themselves, they were astonished to find everything already done for them.
www.netguides.org.uk /brownies/bd_fundamentals/b_story.html   (1033 words)

  
 Dancing Brownie marionette puppets with 8 strings by Dragon Wings
A relatively simple marionette with a wide range of movement, the brownie has 8 strings and an airplane style controller
Brownies are folk-lore creatures from the British Isles.
According to legend, they are extremely helpful and will fix things for us and clean up while we are sleep, and if you try to give them thanks or offer them payment for their work Brownies disappear.
www.dragonwings.net /browniemarionettes.html   (124 words)

  
 The Brownie Story
Brownies have always been known for being honest, fair, and helpful.
  We are the brownies!" sang Tommy and Mary.
When Granny came downstairs, Father told her how he had found the brownies.
users.bicnet.net /~sykes/gs/BrownieStory.htm   (951 words)

  
 Aah, Bacon & Eggs (conc)
I though a brownie overdose only caused you to think you had superpowers." "No, that's only me." Sword replied "I guess a brownie overdose causes different effects in different people.
WeaponO reopened the EDR (Elf desk reference.) The two of them had taken to reading through it in turns looking for a clue.
Sun climbed the tree and as she did she was worried about her elf friend.
www.fortunecity.com /skyscraper/gpfault/1998/id52.htm   (5020 words)

  
 The Brownie Quest!!
Cupcake says, 'We the brownies are small and you are large and no offense to you or your race but I am sure that my daughter would not agree to this endeavor with you in your current [form].'
Now on to the matter at hand, you already know that we are a dwindling race and are in need of outside help in order to prosper fully into a new brownie generation and that my daughter is our last hope.
You shall bear the next generation of Brownies with me. Our love shall be shown when our children are born into this world.
www.mindwerks.org /brownie   (4118 words)

  
 Elf Programs - Santas Workshop Screensaver, Realms of Magic, Super Elf Bowling, ...
This year s elf fest is the biggest and baddest bowl o rama yet Santa s elves...
This year's elf fest is the biggest and baddest bowl-o-rama yet.
fairies, faerie, fairy, faery, rainforest, sprite, pixie, pixy, pyxie, brownie, elf, imp, rain forest, rainforrest, fairys
www.softchecker.com /files/elf.html   (324 words)

  
 Brownies Gir   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Our brownies are shipped in either a custom made wood keepsake box, or a burlap gift bag.
Girls celebrating birthdays and hostesses were Pam Starbuck, Linda Ballhorst and Roxy Reiser Refreshments were served from a buffet table using the Valentine theme Members of the troop committee are Mrs.
Valentines and flowers, and Mrs punch X P S-nith poured Brownies who attended the par- ty were Rhonda Bell, Janet Butler...
www.girlscout-summercamp.greatsummercamp.com /index.php?k=brownies-gir...   (1000 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Owl Well, now, I think that you may find These girls have all done something kind, For they are Brownies and they try Good turns to do and no not lie Or cheat, but to be kind and good.
The Brownies move to the centre of the stage and suddenly find themselves surrounded by Rabbits.
The Brownies look at one another in surprise and nod, except for Betty, the smallest Brownie, who looks upset.
guidinguk.freeservers.com /GoodTurns.doc   (1588 words)

  
 Blackjack Elf
S S S S fljack elf S S S S S S always stand
If you like the look fljack elf of it, and you need a page written at competitive rates, then "It's Robin Hood against the Sheriff," Lewis says, summing it up as we wait with the Vegas-bound crowd.
It's fljack elf an interesting analogy, yet it falls severely short.
minasolo.100megsfree5.com /blackjack-elf.html   (444 words)

  
 Illia's Everquest Bestiary
I am a ranger and need to kill the outcast brownies:) I figured some payback and brownie part harvesting would be nice too:) I have a alt at level 6 that has baking at 113 (soon to be raised) and there are several other bakers in my guild.
The weak "A Brownie Scout" that you see in GFay are so pathetically rare that you can spend days and only get 2 or 3 brownie parts.
You can also get brownie parts off Nullipuss in Rivervale, he is lvl 17 and casts nothing in the way of spells.
eqbeastiary.allakhazam.com /faction.html?faction=136   (2863 words)

  
 Elf Life: The story so far   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Baughb is not just any elf, but the long-awaited Ancient Hero who is supposed to return and put the world right.
He and the old elf Aedulf were already keeping many secrets from Filis, but now Baughb has decided to dump Filis and marry a rich young elf maiden named Natully.
Biff the bipolar brownie has to live vicariously through elves, humans, and other creatures who lead far more exciting lives.
www.elflife.com /thestorysofar.html   (1223 words)

  
 Storybook Characters Clipart ETC
Brownie Brownie is an elf from the story, "Brownie and the Cook."
Elf An elf with a pie, from "Mother Goose."
Elf and Dormouse Scene from "The Elf and the Dormouse."
etc.usf.edu /clipart/galleries/Literature/storybook_characters_i-o.htm   (1072 words)

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