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  Dalby Town Council - Discover Modern Country Living
Map depicting the new boundaries of the amalgamated Dalby Regional Council
On Friday 27 July the formation of a Dalby Regional Council was recommended by the Local Government Reform Commission and accepted in principle by the State Government.
Dalby Regional Council and its new boundary will come into affect 15 March 2008 with the election of a new Mayor and eight new councillors.
www.dalby.qld.gov.au /home.htm   (186 words)

  
  Encyclopedia: Dalby, Queensland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Dalby is a town and Local Government Area in south east Queensland, Australia, and is located approximately 210 kilometres west of the state capital, Brisbane at the junction of the Warrego, Moonie and Bunya Highways.
Dalby is the administrative centre of the Wambo Shire, and local government for the town is provided by the Dalby Town Council.
Dalby and the surrounding towns are located in the area known as the Darling Downs.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Dalby,-Queensland   (822 words)

  
 Walkabout - Dalby
Dalby is a large and buoyant centre located on the Myall Creek 216 km north-west of Brisbane and 342 m above sea-level.
Dalby is a typical large country town with pleasant picnic spots beside the river, an attractive park in the centre of town, wide country town streets (particularly Cunningham Street, the main thoroughfare) and plenty of attractions although, in fairness, most of them are located outside town.
Dalby was declared a township in 1854 and became a municipality in 1863.
www.walkabout.com.au /fairfax/locations/QLDDalby.shtml   (872 words)

  
 Tillsonburg News, Tillsonburg, ON   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Dalby, who by Friday of last week was still unaware that the fugitives’ campground had been discovered, was also unaware that her friends, Jeff and Cheryl Myke, had returned to the area alone, in the hope of finding Lacee.
Dalby said she was appalled by the inference she'd cause any harm to her beloved animals.
Dalby explained that when she travels with her dogs, she has an alarm system on her vehicle that allows her to leave the car and the air conditioner running with the dogs inside.
www.tillsonburgnews.com /story.php?id=184242   (1476 words)

  
 Dalby Accommodation Guide, Dalby Real Estate directory, Complete Guide to Dalby and Wambo Region
The name of the amalgamated Council is to be Dalby Regional Council.
Rebates of up to $500 are now available to Dalby residents who replace electrical appliances with gas appliances under the state government's Gas Installation Rebate Scheme...
Changing regional fortunes It wasn’t that long ago that people were lamenting the demise of country towns but population increases, infrastructure development and a strong resource sector have elevated the fortunes of many regional centres...[more]
www.dalby.info   (287 words)

  
 Dalby remembered as hard-working, quiet leader
Dave Dalby was one of just three players who were in the starting lineup for all three of the Raiders' Super Bowl championship victories, and only a half-dozen other Raiders have played in more games during the team's 42- year history.
Dalby's heavy drinking apparently damaged his liver, and the Raider Alumni Foundation was trying to raise money to help Dalby pay for a liver transplant.
There were suspicions that Dalby's death was a suicide after the Orange County sheriff's office said Dalby ran his van into a tree at the edge of a parking lot.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2002/09/01/SP163654.DTL&type=printable   (461 words)

  
 MEN'S SOCCER: Versatile Dalby helps in back, midfield - Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Dalby, who was unanimously voted to the 2005 pre-season All Big East team, is one of the rare individuals who can play two different positions at a very high level.
Dalby said he does not find switching between the two positions difficult because he has played in both spots throughout his life.
Dalby played center midfield for the second half of 2003, and for the entirety of his sophomore year.
www.ndsmcobserver.com /media/paper660/news/2005/09/21/Sports/Mens-Soccer.Versatile.Dalby.Helps.In.Back.Midfield-992381.shtml   (989 words)

  
 Greg Dalby Set To Lead U.S. Under-20 Team In World Youth Championship :: Irish junior-to-be is one of the anchors of ...
Greg Dalby, who will be a junior midfielder for the University of Notre Dame men's soccer team in the fall of 2005, is one of the key players for the United States Under-20 National Team which will take part in the FIFA World Youth Championship from June 10-July 2 in Holland.
Dalby and his teammates are traveling to Europe today, June 1, to train for a week-and-a-half before their first game against Argentina on June 11 at 5:30 p.m.
Dalby is one of 10 college players on the Under-20 team, which also features a formidable mix of professional and high school standouts.
und.collegesports.com /sports/m-soccer/spec-rel/060105aaa.html   (547 words)

  
 Dalby Springs
Warren K. Dalby was required to act as chairman and William E. Estes was required to act as secretary and Luke C.Powell was required to detail a guard and take charge of the prisoners.
Dalby, who acted as judge at this trial, was the father of Judge N. Dalby, who now presides over 102 nd district court in Bowie County.
Dalby Springs, the scene of this unique and historic trial was named for the Dalby family.
www.usroots.com /~jmautrey/towns/dalbysprings.htm   (1566 words)

  
 MetroActive Books | Liza Dalby
Dalby was a consultant on Arthur Golden's Memoirs of a Geisha, and she'll do the same job on Steven Spielberg's upcoming film adaptation of the bestselling novel.
For 10 years, Dalby worked to craft a literary tribute to Murasaki, who is a revered household name in Japan but less well known in the United States.
In a project Dalby calls "literary archaeology," she used the existing fragments of Murasaki's diary to create a novelistic reconstruction of the woman's life.
www.metroactive.com /papers/sonoma/06.08.00/genji-0023.html   (733 words)

  
 SignOnSanDiego.com > Sports -- On special mission, Poway's Dalby not just kickin' it
Young Dalby is a man on a mission, and his parents realized their son is an athlete mature beyond his years while watching him compete on the U.S. national youth team.
Don't look for Dalby to become another Shane Walton, The Bishop's School graduate who arrived in South Bend on a soccer scholarship only to be recognized more for his ability as a cornerback in football.
Dalby jumped at the chance to play for Notre Dame soccer coach Bobby Clark, whom he rates "the best college coach in the country." In his third year at Notre Dame, Clark has guided the Irish to the NCAA playoffs the past two seasons.
www.signonsandiego.com /sports/preps/20030114-9999_1s14p-preptu.html   (831 words)

  
 Martin Dalby - Impulse
MARTIN DALBY was born in Aberdeen in 1942.
He was educated at Aberdeen Grammar School and in 1960 won a Foundation Scholarship to the Royal College of Music in London where he studied composition with Herbert Howells and viola with Frederick Riddle.
Dalby has always concerned himself with the interests of his fellow composers.
www.impulse-music.co.uk /dalby   (483 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Geisha: Books: Liza Crihfield Dalby   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Dalby illustrates broader cultural differences, too, with a million tiny details about boisterous customers, how many hundred-weight of tabi (split-toed socks) geishas go through, what defines iki (chic), why maiko (young apprentices) are drawn to the life, and what geisha wear, from the skin out.
Dalby used her unique position as the sole American woman (at that time) to serve as a geisha in order to examine their role, impact and influence in Japan.
Dalby's book is an anthropological work (Dalby herself is an anthropologist, I believe) and is written in what is a popular style for scholarly anthropological literature, interweaving personal experience with information collected from interviews with her subjects with historical references and references to other such literature.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0520204956?v=glance   (2013 words)

  
 Liza Dalby - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Liza Crihfield Dalby is an American anthropologist and novelist specializing in Japanese culture.
She is a graduate of Swarthmore College and holds a Ph.D. from Stanford University.
She is married to Michael Dalby, managing director of Stylus LLC.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Liza_Dalby   (184 words)

  
 Dalby, Wendland & Co. jobs | jobsinthemoney.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Dalby, Wendland & CO., P.C. was founded by Walter E. Dalby in 1948.
Located throughout the high growth areas of Colorado, Dalby, Wendland & Co. is one of the largest non-national CPA firm in the state.
In summary, we feel that Dalby, Wendland & CO. P.C. is a progressive, growing firm that offers a unique and challenging career opportunity in one of the most desirable, dynamic areas of the country.
www.jobsinthemoney.com /html/comps/2458571.htm   (336 words)

  
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Dalby Calibration is an inexpensive tool and calibration manager that handles calibration (external and internal) and general gauge management according to quality assurance procedures.
Dalby Calibration is used world wide - for instance by General Dynamics UK, a world leader in mission critical defence systems, and PMC-Colinet, a world leader in the design and the manufacture of finishing equipment with offices in USA, Belgium and China.
Dalby Data can offer you to ship a version of Dalby Calibration with all your equipment pre-registered out-of-the box which is a huge value-add for your customers.
www.dalbydata.dk /dcm.htm   (282 words)

  
 Fred Dalby   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Born in the old Roman town of Canterbury, England, on 29 January 1864, Fred Dalby was the youngest of a family of three boys and three girls.
His father, Frederick Edwin Dalby, ran a pub which was built into the thick defensive wall encircling the town centre, while his mother took in boarders at a large house across from the pub.
She and Beerling and his three brothers signed up to emigrate to the Saskatoon area with a group of some 2000 colonists organized and led by Barr and assisted by the Reverend Mr George Exton Lloyd.
www.digitalheritage.ca /DBM/DalbyModel/page1.htm   (1205 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Kimono: Fashioning Culture: Books: Liza Crihfield Dalby   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
When Dalby spent a year as a geisha in Kyoto in the 1970s, she found that the most difficult part of her work was wearing the kimono.
Dalby is particularly concerned with how the confining robe in which women can't, among other things, cross their legs clashed with creeping Westernization in the last century, giving rise to such controversies as the 1920s skirmish over what kind of underwear should properly be worn with the kimono.
Dalby, author of Geisha (Univ. of California Pr., 1983), has written a lively, informative study of the kimono, tracing its evolution throughout Japanese history to its current status as the national dress of Japan.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0295981555?v=glance   (1327 words)

  
 Dalby Manor Motor Inn (Where To Stay)
Dalby and the surrounding Wambo Shire is renowned as a rich agricultural region growing crops such as cotton, sorghum, wheat, barley, sunflowers, chickpeas, mung beans and corn, as well as the production of lamb, beef and pork.
The Dalby Wambo Region is a vibrant "go ahead" rural community with a population of approximately 15,000.
Dalby hosts the Australian Cotton Week Festival, an event staged in March each year which attracts thousands of visitors.
www.wheretostay.com.au /listing/40603470   (358 words)

  
 Oakland Raiders   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Dalby followed Otto as the second of only four regular starting centers in franchise history.
He was easy to deal with, a soft-spoken man. For as tough as he was on the football field, he was just as gentle off the field.
Dalby was a fourth-round draft pick of the Raiders out of UCLA, where he was the Bruins' most valuable player in 1971.
www.raiders.com /newsroom/newsroomNewsDetail.jsp?id=1922   (183 words)

  
 Flood Warning System for Myall Creek to Dalby
The town of Dalby lies in the floodplain of Myall Creek, and although serious flooding is rare, both the town and the surrounding agriculture community suffer extensive damage during major floods.
The Dalby Town Council and surrounding Wambo Shire Council are able to provide further details of local flooding in the rural areas of the Myall Creek catchment as well as residential areas of Dalby.
The Myall Creek catchment to Dalby ALERT flood warning system was completed in the mid 1990's as a co-operative project between the Bureau of Meteorology and the Dalby Town Council.
www.bom.gov.au /hydro/flood/qld/brochures/condamine_myall_creek/condamine_myall_creek.shtml   (1475 words)

  
 Dictionary of Languages; The Definitive Reference to More than 400 Languages; Andrew Dalby
Dalby's Dictionary of Languages is enriched by its author's lively presentation of historical detail and the wide-ranging and often intriguing selections of material from the languages discussed."
Andrew Dalby had the needs and interests of general readers in mind when he compiled this comprehensive reference work—most other language guides are written for scholars, and many include little or none of the absorbing social, cultural, geographic, and historical details that are brought together here.
Andrew Dalby is Honorary Librarian at the Institute of Linguistics in London.
www.columbia.edu /cu/cup/catalog/data/023111/0231115687.HTM   (522 words)

  
 Dalby - Queensland Holidays   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Situated in the fl soil plains of the Northern Darling Downs, Dalby is a hive of rural enterprise.
Dalby is a great place to base yourself before exploring the Bunya Mountains National Park and historic Jimbour House a short drive north-east.
Dalby has all essential services including a hospital, private and state schools, and all major sporting facilities.
www.queenslandholidays.com.au /toowoomba_darling_downs/dalby.cfm   (265 words)

  
 Forestry Commission - Dalby Forest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Dalby Forest is situated on the southern slopes of the North York Moors National Park.
The southern part of the forest is divided by a number of valleys creating a 'Rigg and Dale' landscape whilst to the north the forest sits on the upland plateau.
Formed in the Ice Age and shaped by the people from the Bronze Age to the present day, Dalby is very much a forest worth visiting.
www.forestry.gov.uk /dalbyforest   (260 words)

  
 Encyclopedia article: Liza Dalby   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Liza Crihfield Dalby is an American (A native or inhabitant of the United States) anthropologist (A social scientist who specializes in anthropology) and novelist specializing in Japanese culture.
Her book Geisha (filmed as American Geisha) is based on her experience as a novice geisha (A Japanese woman trained to entertain men with conversation and singing and dancing) in Japan.
She is a graduate of Swarthmore (additional info and facts about Swarthmore) and holds a Ph.D. from Stanford University (A university in California).
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/l/li/liza_dalby.htm   (135 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online: DALBY SPRINGS, TX
Dalby Springs is a community eleven miles from DeKalb in southwestern Bowie County.
In the 1850s the springs were discovered to have medicinal properties, and as word spread, people began to visit the area to drink from the springs.
In 1990 its population was estimated at 141.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/DD/hnd3.html   (255 words)

  
 Jonathan Dalby   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Jonathan Dalby comes to IPFW after working for nearly twenty years on research and development projects in speech technology.
Dalby left Bloomington to accept a post as Research Fellow at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland.
During twelve years at CDT Dalby served as Investigator or Principal Investigator on several government- and privately-funded R and D projects.
www.ipfw.edu /as/Newfaculty/dalby.html   (194 words)

  
 THE REPTILES OF THE DALBY DISTRICT AND ADJACENT PARTS OF THE DARLING DOWNS (QUEENSLAND - AUSTRALIA).
The Dalby district, to the west of Brisbane, in Queensland, Australia, (lat 27c'17', long 151'15') is an interesting area to base a herpetological survey and evaluation for the following reasons:
One individual was found under a rock adjacent to a road between Moonie and Dalby in forested country.
No species of reptile recorded as occurring in the Dalby district appears to be restricted to the district.
www.smuggled.com /darrep1.htm   (1856 words)

  
 Ezra and Rosella Dalby: Presidents and First Ladies of Ricks College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Ezra Christiansen Dalby was born in Ephraim, Utah in 1869.
Rosella (Zella) Anderson Dalby was born and reared in Manti, Utah.
The Dalby family left Rexburg in 1914 and moved to Driggs, Idaho where Ezra worked in the schools, participated in city government and practiced law.
www.lib.byui.edu /exhibits/presidents/dalby.html   (553 words)

  
 American Bandmasters Association Research Center, Cleon and Max Dalby Papers, UM Libraries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Biography: Cleone E. Dalby was born in Levan, Utah, in 1894, and died in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1978.
Dalby made his career primarily as a music educator, but also performed on the trumpet.
Dalby was an ABA member and was honored as a Trendsetter in Music Education in Colorado.
www.lib.umd.edu /PAL/SCPA/ABA/Dalby/Dalby.html   (391 words)

  
 Forestry Commission - Dalby Forest - The Great Yorkshire Forest, North Yorkshire, England.
Dalby Forest lies in the south-eastern corner of the North York Moors national Park in an area once covered by the long gone Royal Hunting Forest of Pickering.
Replanting of forest trees by the Forestry Commission began in the 1920's and Dalby Forest has now become a popular place for all the family as well as providing a varied wildlife habitat and producing valuable timber.
Whether you're travelling by car, cycle, or using the summer 'Moorsbus' service, the forest and its facilities are all accessed from the 9-mile Dalby Forest Drive.
www.touristnetuk.com /ne/forest-enterprise   (384 words)

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