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  Champ Clark - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
James Beauchamp Clark, known as Champ Clark (March 7, 1850 - March 2, 1921), was a prominent American politician in the Democratic Party from the 1890s until his death, and was an unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic nomination for President in 1912.
Clark was born in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky to John Hampton Clark and Aletha Beauchamp.
Clark's Speakership was notable for two things: First, Clark's skill from 1910 to 1914 in maintaining party unity to block William Howard Taft's legislation and then pass Wilson's; and second, Clark's splitting of the party in 1917 and 1918 when he opposed Wilson's decision to bring the United States into World War I.
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 CHAMP CLARK FACTS AND INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
James Beauchamp Clark, known as Champ Clark (March_7, 1850 - March_2, 1921), was a prominent American politician in the Democratic Party from the 1890s until his death, and was an unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic nomination for President in 1912.
Clark was born in Lawrenceburg,_Kentucky to John Hampton Clark and Aletha Beauchamp.
Clark's Speakership was notable for two things: First, Clark's skill from 1910 to 1914 in maintaining party unity to block William_Howard_Taft's legislation and then pass Wilson's; and second, Clark's splitting of the party in 1917 and 1918 when he opposed Wilson's decision to bring the United_States into World_War_I.
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 Champ Clark -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Clark was born in (additional info and facts about Lawrenceburg, Kentucky) Lawrenceburg, Kentucky to John Hampton Clark and Aletha Beauchamp.
Clark's opposition to the Federal Reserve Act is said to be the reason why Missouri is the home of two (One of 12 regional banks that monitor and act as depositories for banks in their region) Federal Reserve Banks (one in St. Louis and one in Kansas City).
Clark was defeated in the Republican landslide of 1920, and died shortly thereafter in his home in (additional info and facts about Washington, DC) Washington, DC.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/c/ch/champ_clark.htm   (402 words)

 Search Results for "Clark"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Clark, William, 1770-1838, American explorer, one of the leaders of the Lewis and Clark expedition, b.
In 1846 the firm of Alvan Clark and Sons was established at Cambridgeport,...
Clark, Abraham, 1726-94, political leader in the American Revolution, signer of the Declaration of Independence, b.
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 Break To Clark On Tenth Ballot; New York Gives Speaker 90 Votes
This showed a Clark gain of 21 besides the New York vote, but he was still 169 1/2 votes short of the two-thirds needed to nominate.
This delivery to Clark carries out the statement, which The New York Times has repeatedly made, that Murphy promised the votes to Clark boomers in return for the votes which they gave him and his friends, Taggart and Sullivan, in their fight to make Alton B. Parker Temporary Chairman of the convention.
As the leaders for Champ Clark had the largest instructed an pledged vote, and as they made the most extravagant claims, a glance at the situation in the camp of the "Houn' Dawg" candidate is first in order.
partners.nytimes.com /library/politics/camp/120629convention-dem-ra.html   (1104 words)

 WHMC-Columbia--Clark, Champ (1850-1921) and Bennett Champ (1890-1954), Papers, 1853-1973 (C666)--INVENTORY
Clark was a supporter of tariff reform and advocated isolationism and creation of a volunteer army prior to and during World War I. Genevieve Bennett (1856-1937) married Champ Clark in 1881 and played an active role in the political careers of both her husband and her son.
Clark's appointment to Circuit Court of Appeals for Washington, D.C. Prior to the appointment, Clark was mentioned as possible director of the Veterans Administration and began a law partnership with Samuel H. Liberman in St. Louis.
This subseries of correspondence is that of Genevieve and James Thomson, the daughter and son-in-law of Champ and Genevieve Bennett Clark.
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 Champ Clark --  Encyclopædia Britannica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Clark, who began racing in 1956, made his first tour of the international circuit in 1960 as a member of the Lotus team.
Clark was killed in a race at Hockenheim, Germany.
With Meriwether Lewis, William Clark led the famous Lewis and Clark Expedition of 1804 to 1806 from St. Louis to the mouth of the Columbia River.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9024202?tocId=9024202   (702 words)

 In Memory Of Richard Champ Clark - POW/MIA Hero
Richard Clark was flying as backseater aboard the F4B Phantom fighter jet flown by Commander Charles R. Gillespie on a bombing mission over the Hanoi, Haiphong and Vinh Phuc region of North Vietnam.
Clark and Gillespie's aircraft was hit by a surface-to-air missile and crashed in Vinh Phu Province.
Gillespie and Lewis were both released from Hanoi March 14, 1973 in the general prisoner release nearing the end of American involvement in the war in Vietnam.
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 MCM - Publications
Clark, L.S. (2001, October).“Access to new media technologies: A justice issue?” (Clark was Organizer and Respondent to the panel, as well) Paper presented to the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion/Religious Research Association conference, Columbus, OH.
Clark, L.S. (2001, March).“Reconsidering the mythic in relation to religious, anthropological and media perspectives: Legends of the supernatural.” Presented to the regional meeting of the American Academy of Religion/Society of Biblical Literature.
Clark, L.S. (1999, February).“The funky side of the supernatural: Bourdieu’s distinctions in the context of a U.S. reception study,” colloquy presented to the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
www.colorado.edu /journalism/mcm/publications.htm   (3146 words)

 Clark Genealogy
Mr Clark gave the truth in evidence, which he fully sustained, so the court awarded that the Defendant was not guilty of slandering Hill and awarded the Defendant his costs.
Ruth Clark wife of Mr Thomas Clark who died June 2nd 1749 in the 53rd year of her age." The Presbyterians were at Clark's Mills Meeting House, built by Thomas Clark about 1762.
Champ Clark; Parker, the grandfather of the late Miss Sarah N. Doughty, Organizing Regent of General Lafayette chapter DAR; and Reuben.
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 Clark, Champ on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Clark served as speaker from 1911 to 1919.
The measure of a Monster: investigating the Champ photo.(Lake Champlain)
INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- The Colts' Dallas Clark makes a catch in front of Denver's back Champ Bailey during the first half of their playoff game on Sunday, January 9, 2005 at the RCA Dome in Indianapolis,
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Illustration and biographical sketch of Champ Clark, born in 1850 in Kentucky, describing him as a young lawyer, moving to Missouri in 1875 as editor of the Riverside Press newspaper in Louisiana, Missouri.
One paragraph of biography about Champ Clark, a lawyer from Kentucky, city attorney of Louisiana, Missouri, and Bowling Green, Missouri, and later Speaker of the House in the Congress of the United States.
One long paragraph of biography about Champ Clark, or James Beauchamp Clark (1850-1921), "a representative from Missouri" and native of Kentucky becoming a city attorney, prosecuting attorney, state and federal representative, and presidential candid....
www.kclibrary.org /localhistory/list.cfm?list=sub&SubjectareaID=51594   (319 words)

Clark, L.S. and Hoover, S.H. Controversy and Cultural Symbolism: A Case Study of the REImagining Event.
Clark, L.S. Being distinctive in a mediated environment: The Ahmeds and the Paytons.
Clark, L.S. Identity, discourse, and media audiences: A critical ethnography of the role of visual media in religious identity-construction among U.S. adolescents (Dissertation abstract).
ucsu.colorado.edu /~clarkl/cv.htm   (3709 words)

 Research Notes & Special Studies by the Historian's Office
Senator Clark's amendment contained language stating that the private pension system would have to be at least as generous to the worker as the government system, and that the employer would have to pay at least the same amount into the system as he would have paid to the federal system.
The Clark Amendment was developed by a group of insurance lobbyists under the leadership of Walter Forster, of the insurance brokerage firm of Towers, Perrin, Forster and Crosby, and introduced by Senator Clark as an amendment to the Administration's bill while it was under consideration in the Senate Finance Committee.
The Clark proposal failed to be adopted in the Finance Committee on a tie vote, with some members of the Committee absent at the time of vote.
www.ssa.gov /history/clarkamend.html   (1906 words)

Charles Champ Clark of Chilhowie, a member of the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors from May 1987 until May 1990, died September 11.
Clark, who held a bachelor's degree in history from Emory and Henry, served as president of the Virginia Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services.
A member of the Chilhowie Town Council for 16 years, Clark was chairman of the board of the Bank of Marion, past chairman of the Smyth County Democratic Committee, and served on the board of directors of Tazewell Farm Bureau.
scholar.lib.vt.edu /vtpubs/spectrum/sp940915/8a.html   (149 words)

 CLARK, RICHARD CHAMP "DICK" Compiled by Task Force Omega Inc
On 24 October 1967, Cmdr. Charles R. Gillespie, pilot; and then Lt. JG Richard C. "Dick" Clark, radar intercept officer (RIO); comprised the crew of the lead F4B (serial #150421) in a section of two that was conducting a MiGCAP (MiG Combat Air Patrol) mission over Vinh Phu Province, North Vietnam.
They determined that the weight of the evidence provided by all the returned POWs supported the position that Lt. JG Clark was "a Prisoner of War captured under hostile conditions" and known by members of the camp's communication system.
If Dick Clark died in the loss of his Phantom, he has a right to have his remains returned to his family, friends and country.
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 Pike County Tourism   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Champ Clark lived in Bowling Green from 1880 until his death in 1921.
A statue of Champ Clark graces the south lawn; an attractive war memorial of unusual design dedicated on November 11, 1991 is also on the lawn.
As speaker, Clark was one of the most influential persons in the country.
www.bgchamber.org /pike.html   (567 words)

 William Clark --  Britannica Student Encyclopedia
William Clark was born in Caroline County, Virginia, on Aug. 1, 1770.
Though the cave is named for Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, the intrepid explorers—who twice passed nearby—were apparently unaware of its presence.
It was conducted under the leadership of Captain Meriwether Lewis and Lieutenant William Clark.
www.britannica.com /ebi/article-9273693   (726 words)

 The Political Graveyard: Index to Politicians: Clark, C to D
Clark, C. — of Elwood, Gosper County, Neb. Republican.
Clark, C. — of Beatrice, Gage County, Neb. Democrat.
Son of Henry Clay Clark and Kate (Horst) Clark; married 1901 to Katherine M. 'Kate' Pohlzon.
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 TalkingBoxing.com - for boxing news and discussion
Clark deserves one and was in the process of getting a shot with current WBC champ Floyd Mayweather, but plans fell through.
Michael Clark: Oh yes, we were looking forward to getting Floyd in the ring the weekend of the Ohio State-Michigan college football game, it would have been a great promotion that would have been beneficial for both of us, but that did not happen.
Michael Clark: I think being at the Kronk Gym with Emanual Stewart made me tough, being around that kind of envoirment made me realize that you had to be tough just make out that gym daily.
www.talkingboxing.com /interviews/2003/clarkinterview1.html   (883 words)

 1912 Democratic Presidential Conventions
In 1912 there were three major contenders for the Democratic nomination, The three were House Speaker Champ Clark,, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee Congressman Oscar W Underwood and Woodrow Wilson governor of New Jersey.
Wilson and Clark each won a number of primaries, and Clark arrived at the convention with the largest number of delegates pledged to him.
On the first ballot however, Clark led with 440 1/4 votes to 324 for Wilson, 148 for Harmon 117 1/4 for Underwood and the rest scattered.
www.multied.com /elections/Conventions/1912DEM.html   (265 words)

 Bryan, Repulsed, to Open Bitter Fight in Democratic Convention Today
The Clark National Committeemen were too foxy to nibble at that bait, though, and voted solidly for Parker.
He said he had to decline as he was for Champ Clark first, last and all the time.
The Clark people moved guardedly to-day and would not commit themselves definitely on either side until they were sure the matter would not be compromised.
partners.nytimes.com /library/politics/camp/120625convention-dem-ra.html   (2217 words)

 Encyclopedia: Champ Clark
Dennis Hastert of Illinois, the current Speaker of the House (since January 6, 1999) The Speaker of the House of Representatives is the presiding officer of the United States House of Representatives.
Joel Bennett Clark (January 8, 1890–July 13, 1954), better known as Bennett Champ Clark, was a United States Senator from Missouri from 1932 to 1945.
The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives.
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 ORLCTHF: September 1999 Newsletter : Vol. 1, No. 4   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Preparing a booklet on "Beyond the Continental Divide with Lewis and Clark", an historical perspective of the Expedition's impact on the future of the Pacific Northwest and the nation.
Re-establish the tri-state symposiums on Lewis and Clark in the Northwest.
State Lewis and Clark chapters are the official, permanent organizations to: interface with local citizens; implement the goals of the National Foundation; encourage, support and undertake projects (individually or in cooperation with others) that stimulate and advance public knowledge and awareness of the historical, social and cultural significance of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
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 Champ Car Fanatics News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Champ Car themed wallpapers and ring tones can be accessed over a wide variety of mobile carriers including Telefonica Movistar, nTelos and IUSACELL.
The Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford is in the middle of one of its most successful and exciting years as nearly 1.2 million fans have attended its first nine events in the 2005 season.
Champ Car and the home team prevailed, and that was good news for Champ Car.
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 CNN.com - Transcripts
Going into it, we were the first press to meet with the congressman and to ask him questions and we really had no idea what direction he was going to take, but I don't think any of us in that room expected him to go down the path that he did.
She was clearly, as Champ said, pretty surprised, as he was, with where it was going, and yet she remains respectful of him, which I thought was a really smart thing to do...
KURTZ: Champ Clark, if no evidence emerges of Gary Condit's involvement with Levy's disappearance, we have obviously all the media speculation about the affair and his evasiveness, will there be a sense that there was a rush to judgment by the press?
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