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  Ernest King Summary
Ernest King was born on Nov. 23, 1878, in Lorain, Ohio.
King was also the recipient of several foreign awards and decorations.
Many attribute these decisions to King's anglophobia, as the convoys and seaboard flouts were British proposals, and he was loath to have his much-beloved U.S Navy adopt any ideas from the Royal Navy.
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  Ernest King - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
King was also the recipient of several foreign awards and decorations.
Instead of convoys, King had the U.S Navy and Coast Guard go out on regular patrols searching for submarines; because these patrols occurred on a regular schedule, the U-boats learned the schedule, submerged when the patrols were out and came out when the patrols were in port.
Many blame King's Anglophobia for these decisions as the convoys and turning off the city's lights were British ideas, and King was loath to have his much-beloved U.S Navy adopt any ideas from the Royal Navy.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ernest_King   (1112 words)

 Ernest Augustus I of Hanover - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ernest Augustus I, King of Hanover (5 June 1771 – 18 November 1851), also known (1799-1837) as the Duke of Cumberland, was the fifth son and eighth child of King George III of the United Kingdom and Queen Charlotte.
Ernest Augustus was also the Heir Presumptive of his niece from 20 June 1837 until 21 November 1840.
A large equestrian statue of King Ernst August may be found in a plaza named for him in front of the railroad station in Hanover, inscribed with his name and the words (in German) "To the father of the land from his loyal people".
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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Ernest King
(1771-1851), king of Hanover and duke of Cumberland, fifth son of the English king George III., was born at Kew on the 5th of June 1771.
Recovering from his wounds, Cumberland again proceeded to the seat of war; and having been made a British field-marshal, was in command of the Hanoverian army during the campaigns of 1813 and 1814, being present, although not in action, at the battle of Leipzig.
Ernest, who is generally regarded as the ablest of the sons of George III., left an only child, George, who succeeded him as king of Hanover.
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 Ernest King   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
As a junior officer, King served in a variety of large and small ships, had instructor duty at the Naval Academy, performed engineering duties and was twice on flag staffs.
In early 1941, following service on the General Board and as commander of the Atlantic Patrol Force, King was appointed to lead the newly-recreated Atlantic Fleet through a period of steadily escalating tensions with Germany that led to undeclared war later in the year.
King was promoted to the new rank of Fleet Admiral in December 1944.
www.worldsfinestnavy.com /ErnestKing.html   (314 words)

 Kings Crossing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
King’s Crossing was founded in the early 1850’s by Thomas King, a carpenter and farmer from Ayershire, Scotland who came here to chase the American Dream.
King and his family are responsible for many of the trees and growth that are still found today.
King and his son, William, welcomed merchants to the farm to use their barn at no charge to store their horses, livestock and wagons while they brought their product to the station to be shipped.
www.kingscrossingplainfield.com /history.htm   (741 words)

 Ernest King: bio and encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
A fleet admiral is a generic term for a senior admiral in command of a large group of ships, comprising a fleet or, in some cases, a group of fleets....
King was born in Lorain, EHandler: no quick summary.
World war ii was a global conflict that started on 7 july 1937 in asia and 1 september 1939 in europe and lasted until 1945, involving the...
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 ERNEST FROTHINGHAM KING   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Ernest Frothingham King, a native of Maine, received his M.D. from Howard University, Washington, D.C., in 1883.
On obtaining his degree, Dr. King went into practice in Washington where he was on the staff of the Charity Hospital and from 1894 to 1897 was in charge of the women's ward at the hospital.
King came to Honolulu aboard the "Mariposa" September 23, 1897.
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Finally, in the retrial of this case, neither King nor Zepeda should be judicially estopped from alleging that the shooting was accidental.
Additionally, Meridian argues that both Zepeda and King are judicially estopped from claiming the shooting was an accident because Zepeda contended the shooting was in self-defense and King testified the shooting was intentional during the criminal jury trial.
King was a victim of Zepeda’s act and as a result, participated in the criminal trial by testifying on the State’s behalf.
www.in.gov /judiciary/opinions/previous/wpd/09190058.nhv.doc   (2857 words)

 Miami- redevelopment of Overtown
The church belonged to King's late father Clennon King, and was eventually sold to the CRA by the church board, which was led by King's sister, Muriel King.
Ernest King was not a member of the Church of the Divine Mission board of directors.
Ernest King pleaded no contest in 1998 to aggravated assault on an elderly person and was sentenced to time served and probation.
www.floridacdc.org /articles/030821-1.htm   (1326 words)

 No. 95-3442-CR
King argues that because the admission of Vales' statements was both obvious and substantial, we should invoke the plain error doctrine.
King argues that he was denied effective assistance of counsel when his attorney did not move for severance or object to the admission of Vales' statements implicating him.
King argues that because the State deprived him of his statutory right to a separate trial, he should be granted a new trial regardless of whether the error was prejudicial.
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 King Ernest: Blues Got Soul - PopMatters Music Review   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
This is King Ernest at his absolute best, the timber and range of his singing is so remarkable, I can't think of a single person to compare him with.
King Ernest wrote half the songs on the record, and he wrote his songs in a classic style.
King Ernest's style of singing and material goes back in time to the end of fl rhythm and blues but before the late sixties when "soul" became a fixed genre.
www.popmatters.com /music/reviews/e/ernestking-blues.shtml   (947 words)

 King, Ernest J.
Ernest Joseph King was born on November 23, 1878, in Lorain, Ohio.  He attended local schools and, as ayouth, dreamed of attending the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.  King received his wish in 1897.
Following World War I, King returned briefly to Annapolis as the head of this institution's post-graduate program.  With this assignment's conclusion, King continued to serve on various staffs and gained experience with both submarines and airplanes.  He was certified as a naval aviator in 1927.
King died on June 25, 1956.  He began his life as a boy from a small Ohio community.  He eventually rose through the ranks of the U.S. Navy to become this branch's highest ranking officer during World War II.
www.ohiohistorycentral.org /entry.php?rec=227   (346 words)

 The American Experience | MacArthur | People & Events | Admiral Ernest J. King (1878 - 1956)
Someone once asked Admiral Ernest J. King if it was he who said, "When they get in trouble they send for the sonsabitches." He replied that he was not -- but that he would have said it if he had thought of it.
King's career received another boost when he ably commanded his first aircraft carrier, the "Lexington," in the early 1930s.
Seemingly banished to duty on the General Board in Washington, King's career was resurrected by the war that soon started in Europe.
www.pbs.org /wgbh/amex/macarthur/peopleevents/pandeAMEX86.html   (604 words)

 Ernest King
Ernest King was born in Lorain, Ohio, on 23rd November 1878.
King, General Douglas MacArthur the Supreme Commander of the Southwest Pacific Area, and Chester Nimitz, Commander in Chief of the US Pacific Fleet, decided that their first objective should be to establish and protect a line of communications across the South Pacific to Australia.
King insisted on launching the Guadalcana campaign although General Douglas MacArthur claimed that the US Army was not ready yet for a major offensive.
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /2WWkingE.htm   (1038 words)

 King Philip's War articles on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
King Philip's War KING PHILIP'S WAR [King Philip's War] 1675-76, the most devastating war between the colonists and the Native Americans in New England.
The war is named for King Philip, the son of Massasoit and chief of the Wampanoag.
Philip II PHILIP II [Philip II] 1527-98, king of Spain (1556-98), king of Naples and Sicily (1554-98), and, as Philip I, king of Portugal (1580-98).
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 US People--King, Ernest J., Fleet Admiral, USN.
Ernest Joseph King was born in Lorain, Ohio, on 23 November 1878.
As a junior officer, King served in a variety of large and small ships, had instructor duty at the Naval Academy, performed engineering duties and was twice on flag staffs.
King was promoted to the new rank of Fleet Admiral in December 1944.
www.history.navy.mil /photos/pers-us/uspers-k/ej-kng.htm   (948 words)

 ERNEST AUGUSTUS - LoveToKnow Article on ERNEST AUGUSTUS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
In the same year he was created duke of Cumberland andTeviotdale andgrantedanallowance of 12,000 a year, after which he held several lucrative military positions in England, and began to attend the sittings of the House of Lords and to take part in political life.
In spite of his arbitrary rule and his reactionary ideas the king was popular among his subjects, and his statue in Hanover bears the words Dem Landes Vater sein treues Volk.
See C. Wilkinson, Reminiscences of the Court and Times of King Ernest of Hanover (London, 1886); von Malortie, Konig Ernst August (Hanover, 186f); and the various histories of Great Britain and Hanover for the period.
www.1911ency.org /E/ER/ERNEST_AUGUSTUS.htm   (660 words)

 Sidney Ernest King
Sidney Ernest King was born on the 14th of February 1894 in Donnington, Newbury, Berkshire, and married on the 22nd of August 1916 in Havant to Agnes Mary Clarke.
George King was born in 1895/96 in Bedhampton, Havant.
Henry King was born around 1899/1900 in Bedhampton, Havant and married on ____ in ____ to ____ ____.
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 Metroactive Music | King Ernest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Now 59, King Ernest may not be able to out-dance prime-time James Brown, but he's still manages to keep audiences riveted with his soul-singed blues shouting.
He may be just about ready to receive Social Security checks, but King Ernest is far from ready to abdicate his throne.
King Ernest appears Feb. 27 at JJ's Blues in San Jose.
www.metroactive.com /papers/metro/02.25.99/king-ernest-9908.html   (355 words)

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Ernest Baker last recorded three decades ago, yet he's resurfaced to be part of a decidedly '90s kind of blues album: loud and rocking with blazing drums mixed at the fore and a wall of harp, horn and guitar sound.
Mississippi-born Baker was anointed King Ernest during his soul-circuit days in the mid-'60s and '70s, when he was a dynamic and acrobatic performer in the James Brown mold (see BLUES ACCESS #29) before giving up the ephemeral music business for a day job with the L.A. Sheriff's Department and gospel singing at his church.
But there's no question that the star of the show is King Ernest and his huge instrument: that voice, of course.
www.bluesaccess.com /No_30/reviews/King.html   (361 words)

 The story of the fourth wise man
Ernest was the king of a small region southwest of Egypt.
As Ernest and Mike were making their way over the never-ending dunes, a haggard looking man was gathering water from a small pond while his wife nursed her newborn son.
Ernest gently lay the stuffed penguin in the child’s grasp, and the baby Jesus smiled.
www.dcdiocese.org /swkregister/dec_21_03/davecol.htm   (731 words)

 Tucson Weekly: Soundbites (August 20 - August 26, 1998)
KING ERNEST: Ernest Baker was born to perform.
Returning to the live blues circuit to rave reviews in 1995 (after a 15-year hiatus) and re-christening himself "King Ernest," the flamboyant 59-year-old soul/blues shouter hasn't lost a bit of his fiery spirit--or tamed down his flashy stage theatrics.
Ernest doesn't think much of the current crop of so-called RandB/soul "singers" proliferating MTV and the radio airwaves.
www.tucsonweekly.com /tw/08-20-98/sbites.htm   (1278 words)

 BBC NEWS | UK | Edward VIII: Abdication timeline
Edward introduces her to his mother, but the King, George V, is outraged and refuses to meet her.
Photographs of the King and Mrs Simpson together are widely published in the American and continental press, with much speculation about their relationship.
This would require new legislation in both Britain and the Dominions, and although Baldwin tells the King this would not be accepted, the King authorises the prime minister to raise the proposal.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/uk/2701463.stm   (826 words)

 Metroactive Music | King Ernest
This time around, he is garnering the kind of praise that prompted a record company head to dub him "King" Ernest more than 30 years ago.
King Ernest has got much more up his sleeve than mere mimicry.
Elsewhere, King Ernest sings in a soul vein, his gospel background seeping into the foreground.
www.metroactive.com /papers/metro/04.24.97/blues-9717.html   (572 words)

 The Official Maxson Road House Website   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
News arrived early in the year 2000 that King Ernest had been killed in an auto accident on the way home from a performance.
Although he was a comensurate performer, Ernest never received the credit that he was due during his lifetime which was a shame considering the amount of talent he had.
It was also evident that the King enjoyed what he did and loved his fans.
home.pacbell.net /rdhouse/kingern.htm   (155 words)

 Blues Reviews
Ernest's vocals are front and center backed by a first rate band that obviously listened intently to those old Hi and Stax records.
Ernest's voice is his instrument and he plays it masterfully making most of the current crop of blues singers sound second rate at best.
B.B. King has a massive catalog of recordings so it may be hard to call this a classic nonetheless this is an excellent contemporary blues record and proves that B.B. still deserves his title as king of the blues.
www.baddogblues.com /archives/11.00/reviews.htm   (3020 words)

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Ernest's photographs from the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair and the Panama-Pacific Exposition are especially noteworthy.
As a whole, the Helen King Boyer Collection provides scholars of American history and American art with an impressive documentary and visual record of the lives and achievements of several notable figures.
Ernest W. Boyer died at age 64 in 1949.
www.library.georgetown.edu /dept/speccoll/gufa258.txt   (17577 words)

 Minneapolis Arts - Northrup King Building
Mila Vocal Ensemble will be strolling the Northrup King Building for First Thursday, October 4th from 6:00 - 9:00 pm.
Artists participating at the Northrup King Building include Kyle Osvog, Ernest Miller, Emily Dyer, Lucy Grantz, Sheryl Tuorila, Jan Bilek, Kate Daly, Kristine Hites, Susan Feigenbaum and Sue Christensen.
Located in Northeast Minneapolis, the heart of the Minneapolis art scene, the Northrup King Building is home to over 160 tenants including a creative center to over 130 artists and various small business and nonprofit organizations.
www.northrupkingbuilding.com   (662 words)

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