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  Eddie Edwards - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Edwin Branford "Eddie" Edwards (May 22, 1891 – April 9, 1963) was an early jazz trombonist, best known his pioneer recordings with the Original Dixieland Jass Band.
Eddie Edwards was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, started playing violin at age 10, and took up trombone in addition at 15.
Edwards served in the Army from July of 1918 to March of 1919.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Eddie_Edwards   (320 words)

  
 Eddie Edwards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-Eddie_Edwards.html   (587 words)

  
 DENNIS EDWARDS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Edwards, the only living member of the trio, would be in and out of court to fight for the right to use the name.
Edwards had hopes of becoming a Motown solo artist but instead Motown kept him on retainer eventually placing him in the Contours in 1967 to replace Joe Stubbs, brother of Four Tops Levi Stubbs.
Temptations members Otis Williams and Eddie Kendricks had seen Dennis perform at the Howard Theater in Washington, D.C. while Dennis was still with the Contours and thought his soulful gritty voice and strong presence would make him a perfect replacement if David did not straighten up.
www.angelfire.com /music/DennisEdwards   (1567 words)

  
 The Observer | Sport | Do you remember when...
A plasterer from Cheltenham, Eddie Edwards was born on 5 December 1963.
Eddie chose jumping because it was cheaper than any other form of skiing and because as a child he had wanted to be a stunt man. The element of bravery required appealed to him.
A young Eddie claimed not to be able to afford even the chairlift to the start of the downhill, but found he could walk up to the ski-jump and get as great a thrill by throwing himself of a man-made cliff.
observer.guardian.co.uk /osm/story/0,6903,884613,00.html   (876 words)

  
 Rev. Eddie Edwards: He founded Joy of Jesus Inc.
When Rev. Edwards stepped down as president of Joy of Jesus in 2001, he began working on a new project of linking churches and schools for tutoring and after-school activities.
When he suggested to Rev. Edwards that a group get together to raise funds for alternative treatments for his cancer -- which was inoperable -- Rev. Edwards told them to use the time to focus on reaching more students to go to Joy of Jesus summer camps.
Edwards was a past member of the New Detroit Board of Trustees and a recipient of the Presidential Point of Life Award.
www.freep.com /news/obituaries/edwar29_20040729.htm   (581 words)

  
 BBC - Gloucestershire Films - The Eagle Who Dared To Dream
Eddie the Eagle, best known for his ski jump heroics in the 1988 Winter Olympics, may be coming to a cinema screen near you.
Eddie Edwards shot to overnight fame when he became the lovable loser Eddie the Eagle, at the Calgary Winter Olympics in 1988.
His combination of courage and mediocrity won him a gold medal in the hearts of the crowd and the former plasterer with his trademark specs and broad grin was soon reaping the benefits of being a lovable loser.
www.bbc.co.uk /gloucestershire/films/2003/07/eddie.shtml   (531 words)

  
 Is Eddie new money?
Businessman Edwin "Eddie" Edwards has been called many things in his life: uppity, a role model, a media maverick, a credit to his race, a financial wizard and a country club-crashing Negro.
Edwards owns just 3 percent of its equity yet is vested with 100 percent of its voting rights.
Jackson says given that 97 percent of the stock in Eddie's company is owned by the Smith family and that Eddie's stations are in the same markets in which Sinclair has already set up shop, this is a technical violation of an FCC rule limiting ownership to one station per company per market.
www.post-gazette.com /columnists/19990413tony.asp   (544 words)

  
 Eddie Edwards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Edwin Branford "Eddie" Edwards (May 22, 1891 - April 9, 1963) was an early jazz trombonist, best known his pioneerrecordings with the Original Dixieland JassBand.
Eddie Edwards was born in New Orleans, Louisiana,started playing violin at age 10, and took up trombone in addition at 15.
In addition to music Edwards playedminor-league baseball and worked as an electrician.
www.therfcc.org /eddie-edwards-62680.html   (301 words)

  
 James F. "Stocky" "Eddie" Edwards
Edwards was gone as quickly as he had appeared on the scene, but not before Conrad got a look at the call letters of his Kittyhawk.
Eddie and the others could see they were in for a rough time as Me-109s could be seen rising quickly off of the airfield.
Eddie pulled around and got onto the tail of the German but his guns were still useless, and now the German knew it.
www.constable.ca /edwards.htm   (23497 words)

  
 Reverend Eddie K. Edwards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Edwards presently serves as CEO of Joy of Jesus, Inc. This non-profit group's primary goal is to promote positive values and healthy lifestyles as a means to help underprivileged youth become responsible citizens who can make a meaningful contribution to society.
Eddie and his wife Mary reside in Detroit, Michigan; he is the father of six grown children.
Rev. Edwards is an ordained minister with a honorary doctorate's degree from Madonna College.
www.msu.edu /~mgrp/taskforce/edwards.html   (125 words)

  
 Olympic Memorable Moments: Eddie "the Eagle" Edwards
Even IOC president Juan Antonio Samaranch, though privately critical of Edwards for appearing to mock the Games with his fish-out-of-water performance, seemed to embrace him during his speech at the closing ceremonies.
Despite the kind words, the IOC subsequently instituted what is known as the Eddie the Eagle Rule, which requires Olympic hopefuls to finish in the top half of an international competition.
It's not that Edwards, now a law student in England, hasn't tried an Olympic comeback, but the new IOC rule has done its job.
www.infoplease.com /spot/02oleddie.html   (307 words)

  
 In Memory of Colin "Eddie" Edwards
Colin (Eddie) Edwards, slap bass player of rockabilly band Breathless, collapsed and died on May 21, 2003 aged 40.
Eddie and Breathless made many tours of France and Finland in those years, where they made many friends and built a large following.
Eddie also played on the two Lyndon Needs' albums "Cool School Days" and "Guitar Crazy" (Magnum Force), on four tracks of Crazy Cavan's 1982 album "Hey Teenager" and on three tracks of Crazy Cavan's "Wild, Weird and Crazy" in 1996.
www.rockabillyeurope.com /artists/colinedwards.htm   (295 words)

  
 In Loving Memory Of Eddie Edwards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Eddie Edwards died on Sunday, June 8, 2003 at the Pioneer Manor of natural causes.
H.D. “Eddie” Edwards was born the son of Elwood W. and Ruby (Thomas) Edwards on October 4, 1924, in Logan’s Port, Louisiana, where he was raised and educated.
Eddie is survived by his wife Evelyn of Gillette; three children: Kevin (Marci) Edwards of Morgan, Utah; Brad (Lorie) Edwards of Gillette, Wyoming; and Patricia Kay (Tommie) Johnson of Gillette, Wyoming; eight grandchildren: Michelle Lee, Jennifer Diane, Ashton Spencer and Emma Lyn Edwards, Mindee Del Marsh, and Nathan Darrell Zachary Allan and Emily Nicole Edwards.
www.stevensonandsons.com /2003%20Obits/Obit,%20Edwards.htm   (344 words)

  
 BBC SPORT | FUNNY OLD GAME | Take a look at me now
Any fears that Eddie Edwards would be unrecognisable 13 years on from his Olympic 'heroics' are quickly dispelled.
Eddie lives in Leicester these days, where he is in his first year of a law degree at De Montfort University and "living student life to the full".
As you talk to Eddie, you are aware of a few 'is it, or isn't it?' glances from other customers, but nothing like the adulation heaped on him after his spectacular failure in Calgary.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport/hi/english/funny_old_game/newsid_1194000/1194090.stm   (726 words)

  
 Lady Luck May Finally Have Run Out on Louisiana's `Fast Eddie' Edwards / Roguish ex-governor being tried on charges of ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
With hidden microphones, FBI agents secretly recorded hundreds of conversations among Edwards, his co-defendants and some casino developers who allegedly were coerced for more than $3 million in payoffs in a series of schemes beginning in 1991, before Edwards regained the governorship for a record fourth term, and continuing after he left office in 1996.
Edwards, a Cajun sharecropper's son, became Louisiana's first French-speaking Catholic governor in 1972, after a stint in the state Senate and three terms in Congress.
Edwards relied on quips to deflect criticism, needle opponents and lure news cameras and notebooks his way.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/chronicle/archive/2000/02/15/MN23209.DTL&type=printable   (1099 words)

  
 Edwards forms group to buy radio, TV stations
Edwards, who has formed Edwards Broadcasting Inc., said yesterday, "I have actually negotiated for a couple of deals that I'm not allowed to talk about right now.
Edwards plans to buy a building Downtown to house his growing staff and Eddie Productions, which produces a show called "Nitelife," now going national.
Edwards, who is familiar to Pittsburgh viewers from his Sunday night "Eddie's Digest," plans to sell "Nitelife" at the National Association of Television Program Executives in Las Vegas this month.
www.post-gazette.com /tv/20020112edwards0112fnp6.asp   (569 words)

  
 MMA Insider : Headlines : BoxingInsider's UFC 43: Meltdown Preview
Edwards is renowned for his punching and kicking skills, but he is also capable on the ground.
Edwards’ potent striking skills along with his strong standup game allow him to control the fight and wear down his opponent.
In the end, Edwards’ takedown defense combined with his strikes to from the clinch result in a third round TKO over a waning Ruiz.
www.boxinginsider.com /mma/stories/56809596.php   (2410 words)

  
 Rural Missouri — Eddie's new knees   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Eddie was able to walk again the day after his surgery.
Eddie’s problem was caused by bone spurs and worn cartilage that allowed his bones to rub together.
Eddie’s new knees are made from oxinium, a new material made by allowing oxygen to absorb into zirconium metal.
www.ruralmissouri.org /05Febknees.html   (1367 words)

  
 Acorn Arcade - Interview with Eddie Edwards
Eddie Edwards of Doom and Wolfenstien 3D fame has kindly agreed to do an interview for Acorn Arcade.
Eddie recently completed his conversion of Doom to the Acorn and it has now been released through R-Comp.
Eddie Edwards: Well, the game was pretty much finished already (since I'd done 6 months work on it back in 1995) so I didn't need much assistance.
www.acornarcade.com /features/interviews/eddie.html   (1181 words)

  
 Definition of Eddie 'the Eagle' Edwards
5 December 1963) better known as Eddie 'the Eagle' Edwards was the first competitor to represent Great Britain in Olympic Ski jumping.
Eddie was born in Cheltenham and was working as a plasterer when he qualified for the 1988 Winter Olympics ski-jump competition.
He had previously represented Britain at the 1987 World Championships, and was ranked 55th in the world at ski jump.
www.wordiq.com /definition/Eddie_%27the_Eagle%27_Edwards   (270 words)

  
 Eddie Edwards -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In addition to music Edwards played minor-league (A ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of 9 players; teams take turns at bat trying to score run) baseball and worked as an electrician.
In 1916 he was picked by (Click link for more info and facts about Alcide Nunez) Alcide Nunez to go to (Click link for more info and facts about Chicago, Illinois) Chicago, Illinois to play trombone with Johnny Stein's Jass Band.
In the early (The decade from 1930 to 1939) 1930s he retired from music and ran a (A daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements) newspaper stand and worked as a (An active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition) sports coach.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/E/Ed/Eddie_Edwards.htm   (403 words)

  
 Rental Housing in Northern Virginia with Eddie Edwards
Eddie Edwards has been and continues to be the best source for finding and marketing rental property in Northern VA. Eddie's expertise has placed 100% of all his customers in the last 3.5 years.
Eddie has a proven system that is designed to help you find the perfect rental without the usual headaches and time wasting methods many people use, like the paper, outdated Internet Ads and more.
Eddie Edwards has been featured in Business Week as well as numerous Realtor articles.
www.rentalhousing.com /rentals.htm   (262 words)

  
 Eddie Edwards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Originally from Victoria, Eddie has been playing in the music business for 35 years.
This allows Eddie to cater for most age brackets - from Old Time through to Country Music, Rock and Roll, 60's and 70's Pop.
Currently his Band is 3-piece, with Bass Guitar, Drums and Eddie as main vocalist and guitarist.
www.saccm.com /artists/edwards_eddie/index.htm   (107 words)

  
 Eddie Edwards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In addition to Edwards played minor-league baseball and worked as an electrician.
Edwards served in the Army from of 1918 to March of 1919.
With the welfare checks, slumy apartment, and homosexual encounters in the alleys, Edward seems to be living a fairly dismal existence.
www.freeglossary.com /Eddie_Edwards   (530 words)

  
 Eddie "The Eagle" Edwards
Eddie has a 5 minute video to set the scene, followed by a 15 minute talk with questions and answers.
Eddie still has one of the most instantly recognisable faces and names in World sport, across all age groups.
Eddie devotes much of his time to charity and fund-raising efforts for worthy causes and is an ever-present at charity golf days and for the Showbiz XI Football Team.
www.nyt.co.uk /eddiethe.htm   (359 words)

  
 SHITSUCK TAPES & STUFF - Russian Vitamins / Eddie Edwards reviewed
Eddie Edwards side begins with pure noise piece, but that's only intro to fckn brutal grinding electronix with angry vox and some nonsense/shitty/pseudo funny tunes.
Ja sillä aivan TOISELLA puolella on puolestaan jo minulle (kuten varmaan joillekin muillekin) tuttu Eddie Edwards.
Eddie Edwards taasen onnistuu pitämään mielenkiintoa yllä, koska pörinän laatu ja ote sentään vaihtelee.
shitsuck.loukku.org /shit-8-rev.html   (820 words)

  
 THE ORIGINAL DIXIELAND JASS BAND (ODJB)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Edwards first invited Emile Christian to play cornet but Christian could not leave New Orleans because of a prior commitment (he later played trombone for the ODJB when Edwards himself was drafted into the army).
Surviving telegrams addressed to Edwards at 1508 Larabee Street in Chicago establish that the ODJB was in Chicago as late as January 23.
ODJB trombonist Eddie Edwards recalled early studio days for the May, 1947, issue of Jazz Record, which is reprinted in Selections from the Gutter (Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1977), edited by Art Hodes and Chadwick Hansen.
www.garlic.com /~tgracyk/odjb.htm   (6339 words)

  
 Eddie Edwards Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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 BC Shippers News page 2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Arthur E. Edwards "Eddie" to us, came to BC Shipper Supplies in 1961.
Eddie grew up in rural Manitoba and northwest Ontario.
Through these years, Eddie Edwards continued his active life.
www.fishboxes.com /nx2b.html   (286 words)

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