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  May 1 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
May 1 is the 121st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (122nd in leap years).
On May 1, 1960, Maharashtra came into existence when Bombay State was split into the new linguistic states of Maharashtra and Gujarat.
May crowning - Unofficial ritual ceremony usually happening in the Roman Catholic Church.
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 May Day - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 1 May date is used because in 1884 the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions, inspired by labor's 1872 success in Canada, demanded an eight-hour workday in the United States to come in effect as of May 1, 1886.
May Day falls exactly half of a year from November 1, another cross-quarter day which is also associated with various northern European pagan and neopagan festivals such as Samhain.
The May Day Bank Holiday was traditionally the only one to affect the state school calendar, although new arrangements in some areas to even out the length of school terms mean that the Good Friday and Easter Monday Bank Holidays, which vary from year to year, may also fall during term time.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/May_Day   (3244 words)

 OWL Web Ontology Language Overview
For example, an individual named Deborah may be described as an instance of the class Person and the property hasEmployer may be used to relate the individual Deborah to the individual StanfordUniversity.
A particular class may have a restriction on a property that at least one value for that property is of a certain type.
May 15, 2002) of this document provide the historical view of the evolution of OWL Lite and the issues discussed in its evolution.
www.ksl.stanford.edu /people/dlm/webont/OWLOverviewMay12003.htm   (4989 words)

 May 1, 2001
May 1, 2001 12:00 PM Demand for digital inks, primarily inkjet formulations, is forecast to advance 10.6 percent yearly to $290 million in 2004, driven by rapid growth in...
May 1, 2001 12:00 PM This column is written as the economy in general, and the graphic arts industry,...
R.R. May 1, 2001 12:00 PM Donnelley & Sons Co. (Chicago) is planning to create a cost-effective, integrated and flexible printing platform of the future for its magazine,...
americanprinter.com /issue_20010501   (1459 words)

 May 1, 2003
May 1, 2003 12:00 PM MOST of the news is underneath the van trailer on this prototype reefer shown by Utility Trailer.
May 1, 2003 12:00 PM Dieselcraft Fluid Engineering of Richmond VA said it is seeking a limited number of bus and truck fleet owners and operators to participate in a diesel...
May 1, 2003 12:00 PM The United States may never actually know when the war on terrorism is over, former Senator and Secretary of Defense William Cohen said in his keynote...
refrigeratedtrans.com /issue_20030501/index.html   (2468 words)

 May 1, 2002
May 1, 2002 12:00 PM Malcolm Gladwell, author of The Tipping Point, claims that trends are created through the slow spread of user-to-user interactions and casual observations...
May 1, 2002 12:00 PM Dr. Rudolph Hell, the inventor who laid the groundwork for development of the fax machine and color scanner, died March 15.
May 1, 2002 12:00 PM The retail value of digital art prints in the U.S. was almost $230 million in 2000 and growing at a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of two percent,...
americanprinter.com /issue_20020501/index.html   (1073 words)

 Saint Patrick's Church: Saints of May 1
May we never avert our eyes from Jesus, who worked with you at your carpenter's bench, so that we may in like manner lead peaceful and holy lives on earth, the prelude to the eternally happy one which awaits us in heaven for ever more.
At times he may be depicted (1) confirming the king with power to touch for scrofula; (2) holding a plantain (herbe Saint Marcoul); (3) as a woman with devil's foot stands before him or is put to flight as he blesses bread; or (4) with Saint Cloud (Clodoaldus) (Roeder).
At times he may be shown (1) with his two sons by him; (2) enthroned with royal regalia, a greyhound at his feet, Sigismondo Malatesta before him; (3) with a sword and palm, armor by him; or (4) as a young ruler, crowned holding an orb and scepter (Roeder).
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 May 1, 2005
May 1, 2005 12:00 PM Back in the mix The pride and joy of RMC Pacific Materials is this 1948 Ford fitted with an enormous- for its day 3-yard concrete drum.
May 1, 2005 12:00 PM After enduring three years of turmoil and slow sales, the prospect of healthy fleet balance sheets and a resulting jump in new-truck orders were the big news at the Kentucky Fairgrounds this year...
May 1, 2005 12:00 PM The new CK60 handheld computer was specifically developed to stand up to the rigorous conditions of route and direct-store-delivery fleets, according...
www.fleetowner.com /issue_20050501   (1172 words)

 Obituaries - May 1, 2004
Memorials may be made to the Iowa State University Veterinary Medicine Scholarship Fund, c/o Monica Porter, 2505 Elwood Drive, Ames, IA 50014; Hospice of Central Iowa, Des Moines, IA 50307; or Carlisle Christian Church, 305 Market St., Carlisle, IA 50047.
Memorials may be made to University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, Athens, GA 30605; Salvation Army, 1603 N. Florida Ave., Tampa, FL 33602; or Ailey United Methodist Church, c/o Montgomery County Bank, Ailey, GA 30410.
Memorials may be made to the Monticello Foundation, Monticello, WI 53570; or Zwingli Church, P.O. Box 225, Monticello, WI 53570.
www.avma.org /onlnews/javma/may04/040501o.asp   (1161 words)

 May 1, 2003
May 1, 2003 12:00 PM New Mexico State University is developing a mechanical prototype of a thinning device for chile that could be commercially available for pod producers...
May 1, 2003 12:00 PM A Texas mosquito expert is anticipating another and earlier round of West Nile virus for the state.
May 1, 2003 12:00 PM To sustain and improve profit potential in a cattle market characterized by peaks and valleys, cow-calf operators must know how their operations are performing...
southwestfarmpress.com /issue_20030501   (1326 words)

 Today in History: May 1
On May 1, 1931, with the press of a button in Washington, D.C., President Herbert Hoover turned on the lights of the Empire State Building.
On May 1, 1764, Benjamin Henry Latrobe, considered one of the foremost proponents of the Greek Revival style in American architecture, was born in Yorkshire, England.
The occasion was marked by the opening of American Treasures of the Library of Congress, an unprecedented permanent exhibition of the rarest and most significant items relating to America's history drawn from every corner of the world's largest library.
memory.loc.gov /ammem/today/may01.html   (863 words)

 Bulatlat - The Philippines's alternative weekly magazine
And given the conditions of Filipino workers today, the commemoration of May 1 this year is no different.
Internationally, workers’ movements trace the history of May 1 to the struggle of American workers for an eight-hour workday.
In the Philippines, the first labor day was celebrated on May 1, 1903 by a demonstration of 100,000 workers led by the Union Obrera Democratica de Filipinas (UODF or Democratic Labor Union of the Philippines).
www.bulatlat.com /news/6-12/6-12-history.htm   (861 words)

 May 1, 2002
May 1, 2002 12:00 PM NUON, one of the largest Dutch utilities, has chosen Pirelli Cables and Systems N.V. to supply and install all of the 150-kV and the major part of all...
May 1, 2002 12:00 PM ALSTOM has signed a Euro 23 million turnkey contract to upgrade the power-transmission network on the Caribbean island of Curaao in the Netherlands Antilles....
May 1, 2002 12:00 PM A long-neglected but simple means to control the load tapchangers (LTC) of transformers connected in parallel is coming into vogue again.
tdworld.com /issue_20020501   (925 words)

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 May 1, 2006
May 1, 2006 12:00 PM TravelCenters of America (TA) is planning to install idle-reduction technology in at least 50 of its full-service travel facilities over the next 15 months....
May 1, 2006 12:00 PM Robert Greeen, president of Robert Green Truck Div., has been named president of the National Truck Equipment Assn. Celadon has named Brett Terchilla...
May 1, 2006 12:00 PM The Bendix ADB22X air disc brake is now optional on steer and drive axles for Kenworth and Peterbilt Class 8 tractors.
fleetowner.com /issue_20060501/index.html   (1192 words)

 May 1, 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In order that staff may proceed with certain aspects of the construction project, staff requested Mayor and Council authority for the Mayor to execute a final agreement, substantially similar to the draft agreement attached.
He said that CRS provides approximately $1 million in services annually to the City and that if CRS did not exist, the City would be required to provide those services to its citizens.
The proposed budget may be examined on weekdays at the City Clerk's office between 8:00 a.m.
www.wc-link.org /hag/html/may_1__2001.html   (4983 words)

 May (2002)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Trivia: The scene where Blank and May meet was a re-shoot.
In the original scene, May was not cold and vague, but angry, and insulted people as they walked by on the street.
It is now the scene where Adam and May meet and have there final talk in the park.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0303361   (376 words)

 Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0
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They may be in a situation where their eyes, ears, or hands are busy or interfered with (e.g., driving to work, working in a loud environment, etc.).
An out-of-date page may be as frustrating as one that is inaccessible since, in both cases, the information presented on the original page is unavailable.
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 Johns Hopkins Gazette | May 1, 2006
To show that excessive signaling by TGF-beta was also responsible for progressive weakening in the aorta, the disease's most serious complication, the researchers tested various doses of neutralizing antibodies to see if reducing the growth factor's signaling had any impact on aortic growth.
Ten Marfan mice were injected over an eight-week period with a dose of 1 milligram per kilogram of neutralizing antibody to TGF-beta, while another group of Marfan mice was given a dose of 10 milligrams per kilogram, and a third group was given a placebo.
Previous research into the syndrome, Judge said, had shown that the rate of increased growth in the aortic root and its diameter were directly related to the chances of suffering a serious tear in the blood vessel.
www.jhu.edu /~gazette/2006/01may06/01marfan.html   (1527 words)

 [legacy] RTMARK: Phone In Sick Day | Past projects   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
As in earlier years, World Phone In Sick Day generally occurs this year on May 1 where May 1 is not already a holiday--i.e.
In the countries of Germany, Japan, and Singapore, and in the territory of Hong Kong, WPIS Day occurs on its principal May 2 day but is also repeated one week later, for the full work week falling on May 6-10.
For the cases of Mexico and Israel/Palestine, the primary WPIS Day (May 2 for these instances) is cancelled for 2002, and replaced with May 7, with additionally, for the case of Israel/Palestine, May 10.
www.rtmark.com /sick.html   (349 words)

 Kent State, May 1-4, 1970
Word spread quickly that another rally, one to oppose the invasion of Cambodia, was scheduled for Monday, May 4, at noon.
On the morning of May 2, some KSU students assisted with the downtown cleanup.
In the first two weeks of May, thirty ROTC buildings would be burned nationwide.
www.may4.org /4.html   (1753 words)

 May 1, 1981
May Day as a holiday is a celebration of the working man as opposed to the capitalist.
May 1, 1886 saw national strikes in the United States and Canada for an eight hour day called by the Knights of Labour.
The name itself may not be that important, but what is most important is the gematria (number value) of Richmond.
www.maydaymystery.org /mayday/texts/81-may1.html   (2105 words)

 May 1 2001
This may be blindingly obvious and simultaneously totally useless, but the quoted section at the end of the second page that says "on subway walls and tenement halls" is (at least on the obvious-pop-culture-reference level) a lyric from Simon & Garfunkel's song The Sound of Silence.
They may think they are really cool or they may not, but they would never tell us.
(1 Sam 18:8-12, 1 Sam 19:9-10) The more likely story she's thinking of is when David is dancing in front of the Ark of the Covenant as it is returned to Jerusalem.
www.maydaymystery.org /mayday/texts/01-may1.html   (10203 words)

 MAY 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
But, not to be outdone, Ol’ Capt. Croakerhead rallied the crew for a 4th Quarter comeback the likes of Joe Montana and we put a floggin’ on those Rockfish they’ll hardly forget.
The middle of May is usually a transitional period.
Also, “The Diamonds” can be a very productive area for late May and June trolling and chumming, so a bit of a probe was in order with an eye to the rest of the Spring and early Summer seasons.
www.captjim.com /may.htm   (8821 words)

 May 1 Cancer Research Highlights | American Association for Cancer Research
View the Table of Contents for the May 1 issue of Cancer Research.
This transient inhibition of EGFR decreased tumor multiplicity and tumor size by 50% and 80%, respectively, by suppressing UV-induced cell proliferation and increasing UV-induced cell death.
These results reveal the importance of EGFR activation by UV and suggest that it may be an appropriate target for intervention in skin carcinogenesis.
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 The March For Justice
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Some March For Justice Web pages may provide links to other Internet sites for the convenience of users.
The March For Justice is not responsible for the availability or content of these external sites, nor does The March For Justice endorse, warrant or guarantee the products, services or information described or offered at these other Internet sites.
www.marchforjustice.com /5.1.php   (190 words)

 MediaRights: May 1
Watch the videos that have been submitted of immigrant rights rallies and events around the country.
You can subscribe to the May 1st channel in the Democracy Player, or in iTunes.
In the Democracy Player, simply copy the location of the channel, click "add channel" (in the lower-left hand corner of the player), and paste the channel.
www.mediarights.org /may1   (682 words)

 Lists of Local May 1 "A day without an immigrant" National Mobilization
We will be meeting at 3:30pm to go together to the MAY 1 "Great American Boycott" Rally for Immigrants Rights in Downtown Greensboro as part of the national day of action.
On May 1, the immigrant community will show the power of our economic contributions by not buying anything or working for a day.
On May 1, Laramie High School students will join along with their peers nationwide and walkout of school to express their solidarity with immigrant workers and families.
www.actionla.org /Campaigns/NoHR4437/events.html   (7729 words)

 Immigrant Rights :: Immigrant Solidarity Network for Immigrant Rights:: NO CLEAR ACT, HR4437, SEVIS, PATRIOT ACT, ...
1) A local press conference, rally or vigil to denounce the racist anti-immigrant proposals from Congress and the President.
Santa Ana, CA Details are still sketchy, but it appears that the Orange County Treasurer/Tax Collector's office and a number of other government agencies were shut down yesterday when Santa Ana high school students flooded them in protest of anti-immigration legislation.
March organizers announced from the stage that the crowd was over 1 million.
www.immigrantsolidarity.org   (3754 words)

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