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  Upper Clyde Shipbuilders - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The work-in was led by two young shop stewards, Jimmy Reid and Jimmy Airlie, both of whom were then members of the Communist Party of Great Britain.
Reid wanted to ensure the workers projected the best image of the yard workers he possibly could, and insisted on tight discipline.
Reid's tactics worked and public sympathy in the Glasgow area and beyond was on the side of the workers who took part.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Upper_Clyde_Shipbuilders   (589 words)

 News from The Roanoke Times -U.S. Supreme Court lifts stay
Reid is on death row for the brutal killing of 87-year-old Annie Lester.
Reid, 58, has claimed he was drunk and fled out at the time of the slaying and has no memory of it.
Reid's sister, Ida Reid, argued that she and court personnel saw one of Reid's attorneys, Pete Theodore, sleeping during court proceedings in his case.
www.roanoke.com /outdoors/billcochran/field/9124.html   (874 words)

 Boston.com / News / Nation / Washington / After bombast, Reid tries a softer tone   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Reid returned to the Senate floor Monday with a more conciliatory tone and what he called "a gesture of goodwill," calling for the first time for the confirmation of one of Bush's appeals court nominees that Democrats blocked in the last Congress.
In March it was Greenspan who was the target of Reid's barbs after the owlish overseer of the world's largest economy gave a qualified endorsement to Bush's proposed Social Security and tax reforms.
For the Senate itself, Reid's remarks are something of a departure for a body in which civility is its currency.
www.boston.com /news/nation/washington/articles/2005/05/10/sen_harry_reid_reveals_sharp_tongue?mode=PF   (770 words)

 Jimmy Reid
Revered 8-ball and 9-ball Champion Jimmy Reid presents two hours of patterns and strategy for improving your 8-ball game.
1 – Revered 8-ball and 9-ball Champion Jimmy Reid presents part one of this comprehensive lesson.
Revered 8-ball and 9-ball Champion Jimmy Reid presents part three of this comprehensive lesson.
www.poolvideo.com /jimmy_reid.htm   (248 words)

 Ex-Stalinist Jimmy Reid supports Scottish Socialist Party
Reid joined the CP in 1948 at the age of 16, where he was educated not in socialism, but in nationalism.
By 1959 Reid was on the national executive and political committee of the CPGB, along with Harry Pollitt and R. Palme Dutt.
This was not yet the Scottish Socialist Party, because Reid remained concerned that "in the background lurks a Trotskyist cell seeking to pull the strings".
www.wsws.org /news/1998/dec1998/reid-d01.shtml   (1679 words)

 The First 100 Persons Who Shaped Southern Nevada
Reid recalls watching his father sitting backward and shirtless in a chair while his mother scanned his back looking for stony outcroppings.
      Inez Reid taught her boys that despite their humble homelife, they were as good as anyone, and could reach any station in life if they had the ambition, something that is a "primal instinct" for Reid, according to Larry Werner, a former Review-Journal reporter who later worked for Reid as his press secretary.
Reid says he resorted to hardball because he needed a high profile issue on which to campaign.
www.1st100.com /part3/reid.html   (2390 words)

 Jimmy Reid
To know Jimmy is to love him for his beautiful spirit and love for life and music that comes through with each note he plays and writes from his heart.
Jimmy is a shining example that you can accomplish anything if you put your mind to it, and he is bringing something new and fresh to the music world.
Jimmy is currently in the studio writing, playing and producing the remaining tracks for his forthcoming album release "For The Family" scheduled for release January, 2002.
www.smooth-jazz.de /Artists1/Reid_Jimmy.html   (411 words)

 Chapter 24 - By-Election 1971   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Reid was an excellent orator and capable of establishing an instant rapport with his audience.
Those in politics and trade union affairs who knew him had recognised this since the 1950’s when he was active amongst the Clydeside Apprentices and at least a few were of the opinion that the gifts which he displayed then were of a much more direct nature than his attempts at intellectualisation in the 1970’s.
Any limitations which Reid had in strategic understanding were more than filly covered by the abilities of Jimmy Airlie who, in the future, was to "graduate" from the shop floor to fill-time trade union office.
www.electricscotland.com /history/mcintyre/chap24.htm   (836 words)

 JKR Records   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In December 2000, he released Jimmy Reid Live Volume 1: Live at the Warehouse, an exciting chronicle of his regular Friday night performances with his band recorded earlier that year at the club in Marina Del Rey, California.
I believe Jimmy Reid is indeed the future of this genre and feel very blessed to have been introduced to his amazing talent.
Recently, David Foster picked Jimmy to be his featured sax player on key events such as: the launch of Michael Buble to the executives of Warner Bros. Records, taped appearances with Michael Buble on Extra, E.T. and MTV.
www.jkrrecords.com /bios.shtml   (1061 words)

 Popdirt.com - Jimmy Kimmel Grills Carson On Bedpost Notches
Jimmy: Welcome back this is a very special practice edition of jimmy kimmel live and my special guest i think you know him as a vj but we'll get to know him as a man, carson daly.
Jimmy: As you see we went all out and brought this rubber plant and these pencils don't come cheap and of course this attractive mug someby left in the kitchen they stuck out here but great to have you on the show sdplar thank you, an hono
Jimmy: So you are in the new movie, I understand, porky's what do you bring to that not brought.
www.popdirt.com /article12035.html   (423 words)

 CD Review of Jimmy Reid - Forever Loved on Sire / Discovery Records @ jazzreview.com
Jimmy has established himself both as a great musician and a creative composer of new music.
Jimmy's has written the music on 8 of the 12 tracks featured on this brilliant new release proving that he is much more than a "one album star"; he is here to stay.
Striving to make his mark on the world, Jimmy was later able to land a contract with Discovery Records and fulfill his life long dream of creating beautiful music for the world to enjoy.
www.jazzreview.com /cdreviewprint.cfm?ID=803   (272 words)

Born in 1949, Reid's vocal talents were apparent at a very early age, belting out the hits of the day perched atop a ladder at the age of 5 while his mother worked as a fruit-picker.
At 16 he caught the eye of Peter Jay, leader of The Jaywalkers who made Terry the front man. The power and conviction of Terry's performances led the band to be asked by The Rolling Stones and Ike and Tina Turner to support them during their 1966 fall tour.
Reid's high voice and delivery is reminiscent of the vocals Robert Plant recorded for Led Zeppelin just several months later, not to mention how Terry's composition "July" echoes the opening half of "Stairway To Heaven," predating that classic by nearly two years.
www.astralwerks.com /terry_reid   (1147 words)

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Jimmy had brief stints in various bands, like The Cyril Davies All Stars, Carter Lewis and the Southerners and The Mickey Finn and soon became one of the most sought after session players in London, playing for artists such as Burt Bacharach, PJ Proby, The Who, The Kinks, Herman's Hermits, Donovan, Brenda Lee and Lulu.
Jimmy lent a riff and his guitar playing to Puff Daddy for a track called Come With Me, a re-working of Kashmir, that was included on the Godzilla movie soundtrack.
Jimmy toured with the Black Crowes once again in the year 2000 in the States, but the 2nd leg of the US tour, as well as the European and Japan dates were cancelled due to a back injury that Jimmy had.
www.led-zeppelin.org /reference/jp-bio.htm   (1422 words)

 Voices of Civil Rights Bus Tour :: Going Back in Time, in the Carolina Queen City
Jimmy Reid of Charlotte recounted how as a teenager he was shot, almost fatally, by a white security guard in 1960 at his high school.
After two weeks in the hospital, Reid's family had to fight charges of breaking and entering as well as trespassing.
Had Reid been white, the lawyer said, an award of $500,000 would have been easily his.
www.voicesofcivilrights.org /bustour/journal_entry6.html   (264 words)

 CD Review of Jimmy Reid - Jimmy Reid Preview 2002 on JKR Records @ jazzreview.com
In this mini-release, Reid features three of his originals, varying the tempo to show his versatility in writing and in influence.
Reid also played keyboards and produced four of the five tracks on the CD.
Reid has a bright future in smooth jazz, and from this sample of his upcoming full release, he could be start the next wave of smooth jazz performers who will bring the genre to the next level.
www.jazzreview.com /cdreviewprint.cfm?ID=739   (296 words)

 Record (Metro Times Detroit)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
When his blues wail rises on a torrent of unknown vowels, or he caresses the buzz of the amplifiers in a fey British lilt, Reid oftentimes sounds like the wild seed of Robert Plant and Donovan.
He was a contemporary of both — Reid was Jimmy Page’s first choice to sing for what would become Led Zeppelin — but his work hasn’t resonated in the ensuing years.
Reid’s the typical English folkie for ballads like “July” and “May Fly,” and he’s a blues rambler for Dylan’s “Highway 61 Revisited.” Superlungs has a little of everything, but at its center is Reid’s voice.
www.metrotimes.com /editorial/review.asp?id=101630   (220 words)

 The Monk Forums - Newbie looking for advice   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
I also think Jimmy Reid's three tapes in the "No Time For Negatives" series are excellent beginner material.
I have since acquainted myself with Jimmy Reid's website: www.freepoollessons.com and his critically acclaimed instructional series as well as his columns in Inside Pool and I couldn't be more impressed with this man's ability and knowledge of the game.
My ability to play is like many, hit and miss...mostly miss, but when I've been lucky enough to have Jimmy Reid tell me how to hit a shot, I've pocketed up to 6 consecutive balls that Jimmy nearly fell off his chair exclaiming that they were incredible shots that many pros couldn't make.
www.themonk.com /Forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=145   (2322 words)

 RDU magazine online
Two elders of the Peak Hill Aboriginal community, Peter and Jimmy Reid, showed their appreciation by the presentation of a brush emu and a hand-crafted didgeridoo.
Two elders of the local Aboriginal community, Jimmy and Peter Reid, also showed their appreciation by the presentation of a brush emu and a hand-crafted didgeridoo.
Peter Reid requested a minute’s silence as a mark of respect for this ancient land and then demonstrated the qualities of a didgeridoo with a haunting tune.
www.rotarnet.com.au /Magazine/articles/FEB2003/11.html   (255 words)

 BBC NEWS | Scotland | Union chief Jimmy Reid suffers stroke
Veteran shipyard union leader Jimmy Reid is being treated in hospital after a suspected stroke.
Mr Reid, who celebrated his 70th birthday last month, led the famous work-in at Upper Clyde Shipbuilders in the early 1970s.
Mr Reid brought the British Government's attention to the Scottish shipbuilding industry by organising a work-in of the Upper Clyde Shipbuilders in 1971.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/scotland/2267730.stm   (177 words)

 BBC News | UK CONFIDENTIAL | Transcripts: Jimmy Reid - The Campaign Leader
Jimmy Reid brought the British Government's attention to the Scottish shipbuilding industry by organising a work-in of the Upper Clyde Shipbuilders in 1971.
In a revealing interview to the BBC programme UK Confidential, Reid explains how he gained support for his cause from celebrities such as John Lennon and how he went about organising the campaign.
So you get this crowded press room and they're answering the questions and some of the stewards that were guarding the gate as it were, I don't mean guarding in any sense except making sure what was going on and what was going out was acceptable.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/programmes/uk_confidential/1711021.stm   (865 words)

But the minute those new to the music of this British rock legend catch wind of his vocal ability, they will fully understand why Reid was Jimmy Page's first choice to front "The New Yardbirds," later known as Led Zeppelin.
And though he was forced to decline the gig while bound to an ironclad recording contract with notorious British Invasion mogul Mickie Most, Terry went on to pave his own way with a 40-year career that has established him as a consistently greatest rock singer.
Hardcore vinyl junkies may not have a need for this collection, but "Superlungs" is perfect for the casual classic rocker looking to explore a new dimension of AOR you just don't hear on commercial radio anymore.
www.billboard.com /bb/reviews/album_exclusives_article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1001179477   (225 words)

 Men's Volleyball :: The University of Southern California Trojans - Official Athletic Site
3-3 (Brett Reid) Kill by Blake Tippett (from J.T. Gilmour), block error by Jimmy Pelzel.
For UCI: Brett Reid; Jimmy Pelzel; Kyle Weichert; David Smith; Matt Webber; BJ Fell; libero Greg Ford.
4-8 (Jimmy Pelzel) Attack error by Pedro Leal (block by BJ Fell; David Smith).
usctrojans.collegesports.com /sports/m-volley/stats/2003-2004/uci4-3.html   (1725 words)

 Tommy Kennedy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Jimmy is a great player from Miami who for years has possessed one of the strongest mental and physical games in pool.
What Jimmy told me was, “Whatever you do, try not to move balls around if you don’t have to.” What I did in a critical hill-hill match in Atlanta recently went against what Jimmy had told me.
All I had to do in this situation was to either spin the cue ball with low right English to make it go long between the eight ball and the rail, or else I could have hit the cue ball with a stun stroke causing it to pass the eight ball on the near side.
www.azbilliards.com /tommykennedy/shot5.html   (394 words)

 Html Gear - Guest Gear View Guestbook   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
I was fortunate enough to see Jimmy at the 2nd Annual Smooth Jazz Awards at the Chicago Theatre on Saturday, March 3rd in Chicago Illinois.
A friend at work showed me a 1/3 page review in the last issue of Playgirl about this hot new sax sensation, Jimmy Reid.
Jimmy's inside liner notes to his CD state that he has never met Kenny G or David Koz yet - but when they get wind of this kid, they'll want to keep tabs on him.
www.htmlgear.tripod.com /gw/guest/control.guest?u=JimmyFans&a=view&i=1&r=   (388 words)

 Peter's contemporary jazz page
Some interesting newcomers to mention are Jimmy Reid and Steve Cole who both deliver some outstanding debut albums.
Most notably Jimmy Reid is considered by myself as one of the most important and talented newcomers to arrive on the smooth jazz scene this year.
Jimmy Reid is a hell of a newcomer and delivers with «Forever Loved» a truly outstanding debut album.
www.smoothvibes.com /Vaults/jazzpage_5_3_98.html   (1967 words)

 The News Herald: Local News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The man finally gave up the "pulling/pushing match" and fled into a waiting red and white GMC Jimmy driven by another man.
When deputy Jimmy Menchew came into work that morning, he saw the bulletin regarding the attempted robbery and recalled having seen a similar vehicle in the Callaway area.
Within two hours Jimmy D. Reid, 21, was in custody on a charge of attempted strong-arm robbery.
www.newsherald.com /archive/local/dp051998.htm   (341 words)

 DailyBulletin.com - Entertainment
Reid, a veteran musician who hosts a blues jam every Sunday afternoon at Lloyds, hopes the restaurant will be the "hub of Running Springs" that it used to be.
The Jimmy Reid Project will play Saturday from noon to midnight.
In addition to the blues jam on Sundays, Lloyds also features live comedy every Thursday at 7 p.m.
www2.dailybulletin.com /entertainment/ci_3052786   (284 words)

 Paines, Brailsford, Reid,Porteous - Jimmy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
There is a lots of Street named after some of these people per the maps that i have looked at.
Jimmy Payne dpayne@mindspring.com 1- Nathaniel Russell Paine, born abt.
Nathaniel is buried at St.Paul Churchyard His first wife was Elizabeth Mary Jummelle of Philadelpha(1821-1842).no Childern 1190- 2nd wife Charlotte Bull Porteous (daughter of Mary Bull Fuller & John Porteous.Charlotte, born abt.
homepages.rootsweb.com /~scroots/sc10373.htm   (375 words)

 Review of Forever Loved - ContemporaryJazz.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Although the 21-year-old Jimmy Reid's Forever Loved is not an enhanced CD, he offers a
One song that caught my attention is the Gap Band's "Yearning for Your Love." Reid takes the tenor sax and gently caresses the poignant melody which made this R and B tune a smashing sultry ballad.
Reid biggest satisfaction was recording with his idol Kirk Whalum on the track "Love Is." Jimmy Reid has a promising future if he continues to play heartfelt songs.
www.contemporaryjazz.com /reviews/jimmyreid.html   (133 words)

 GLADYS V. REID-RABB   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
She was a native of Nansemond County and was preceded in death by her parents, Marie Whitaker-Reid and Linwood Reid Sr.
Rabb and wife, Bernice Rabb of Clinton, Md.; three sisters, Dollie M. Reid, Mildred R. Lassiter and Marie R. Duke, all of Suffolk; devoted ex-daughter-in-law, Linda D. Brown; brother, Mr.
Jimmy Reid of Buffalo, N.Y.; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
scholar.lib.vt.edu /VA-news/VA-Pilot/issues/1995/vp951019/10190322.htm   (199 words)

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