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  CJR - The Press and the World of Money, by John Quirt
Quirt recalls, for example, a story he did for CBS on third world indebtedness and the policies of the World Bank and its affiliate, the International Development Association (before third world indebtedness erupted into the major bank story of much of the '80s) -- and to which William Paley, the network's chairman, objected.
Although CBS executives liked the idea of expanded business coverage in theory, they were gun-shy, Quirt concludes, when it came to stories that were less than enthusiastic about "their peers" in the money world.
Quirt mentions Ben Bagdikian in a footnote -- much that is controversial or intriguing appears in a footnote -- but nowhere does he indicate that he has given serious consideration to the case Bagdikian makes in The Media Monopoly.
archives.cjr.org /year/93/6/books-money.asp   (797 words)

  Quirt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The falls on a quirt are made of leather, buffalo, or cow hide.
The core of the quirt is usually a leather bag filled with lead shot, the main part including the handle is often made from braided leather or kangaroo hide and is usually somewhat stiff but flexable.
The old style horse quirt is still carried by some Western horsemen, and this is the style of quirt seen in the early Western cowboy films.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Quirt   (193 words)

 Eye Weekly - Poetry and motion - 02.24.00
But the essence of this story, as Quirt sees it, is that "a boy learns to speak, which both irritates his mother and serves to reconnect him with her."
One of Quirt's main challenges was figuring out how to bring a sense of that landscape into the theatre.
Quirt retreats physically so that you're most aware of an intense, concentrated intelligence.
www.eye.net /eye/issue/issue_02.24.00/arts/whirlpool.html   (866 words)

 William (Harry) Quirt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Harry Quirt, 57, resident of the town of Little River most of his life, was instantly killed in an accident at Blissfield, Mich., Monday night about 9:30, when he was struck by a car while walking along a highway.
Quirt spent most of his life in Oconto county and for 14 years worked for the Porterfield & Ellis company in northern Michigan.
Quirt, who was born and raised in Little River, resided here until a short time ago.
www.rootsweb.com /~wioconto/Obits/wouirt.htm   (391 words)

 Luis Ortega’s Rawhide Artistry: Braiding in the California Tradition
The quirt on the bottom has a sixteen-strand body, natural, red and fl interweaves and fl leather popper.
A quirt is a small whip with a leather thong, or popper, at the end.
In the California vaquero tradition the quirt is attached to the reins of the horse and is called a romal.
www.museumoftheamericanwest.org /explore/exhibits/ortega/interactives.php   (557 words)

 Texas Tech University Press -- The Quirt and the Spur: Vanishing Shadows of the Texas Frontier
In 1909, former frontier judge and editor Edgar Rye introduced The Quirt and the Spur: Vanishing Shadows of the Texas Frontier to a reading public hungry for stories of this vanishing world.
Peopled by the desperate and the hopeful, the adventurous and the opportunistic, The Flat was a place in the tradition of Dodge City and Tombstone, towns that became synonymous with western violence and lawlessness.
Indeed, he anticipated that his more exacting reader would find his yarns to be “all wool and a yard wide.” Nevertheless, in The Quirt and the Spur Rye successfully grasped at those “vanishing shadows” of the frontier past and set them down for posterity.
www.ttup.ttu.edu /books/QUIRTANDSPUR.html   (272 words)

Most cowboys traditionally carried a quirt which hung from their wrist or saddle horn.
It has been said that you could tell where a cowboy hailed from by the style of quirt he carried.
Our quirts are very popular with those involved in reenactments and Cowboy Action Shooting.
northernwhipco.com /Whips/quirts.htm   (78 words)

Quirt didn't have a million-dollar budget at his disposal, so trucking in tons of water was never an option.
Instead, he has been forced to be uniquely innovative--and the result is one of the most original dramas in years.
In a nutshell, Quirt's solution is to fuse dance and drama in a new way.
www.interlog.com /~bquirt/prod-whirlpool.html   (416 words)

 quirts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
A quirt is an old style cowboy riding crop.
The overall hanging length of the quirts pictured, including the leather handle are 32 inches.
The hitched area from the top knot to the bottom knot, not including the tassel is approximately 16 inches in length.
www.horsehairart.com /art_work/quirt/quirts.htm   (106 words)

 Charles Quirt
Charles David Quirt was the sheriff in Oconto in the late 1800's.
He died from complications of pheumonia he contracted as a result of an overnight "stake out" - lying in a ditch in the rain waiting to catch a man he was after.
Quirt has indeed fallen upon the home which he honored by his presence.
www.rootsweb.com /~wioconto/Obits/cquirt.htm   (561 words)

 Miscellanous Products - Retriever World
Very popular with those running dogs in field trials, this quirt may be rolled up and carried in a pocket.
It is 8 plait kangaroo hid, shot loaded, 30" long with around a 10 inch double lash.- -30" long, braided hide quirt with crackers and hand hoop
This quirt is 12 plait kangaroo, 18 to 20 inches long, with around a 10 inch double lash.
www.retrieverworld.com /miscellanous_products.htm   (397 words)

 David Morgan: Braided Leather Quirt, Black
This is the style of quirt seen in the early Western cowboy movies.
The kangaroo hide overlay in this quirt is a twelve strand braid, and is started by making a round six plait in the center of six double-tapered strings.
The quirt is 20 to 22 inches long plus a 12 inch double lash of white cowhide.
www.davidmorgan.com /product_info.php?products_id=179   (157 words)

 Quirt Products
Equestrian Purple & Tan Braided Rope Quirt / Whip
home.aol.com /avsenax21/quirt.html   (190 words)

 The Authentic History Center
Quirt was dropped from the show and replaced by sergeant Bliss, but the show still only lasted a total of six months.
In this episode, Flagg accidentally gets hypnotized by Quirt, who is trying to hypnotize sergeant Bliss into thinking he's a wildflower in order to avoid a fight.
There are several interruptions to the show, but it sounds as if the engineer accidentally kept switching over to The Fitch Bandwagon being broadcast on the Red network.
www.authentichistory.com /ww2/news/19411207_1930_NBC_Blue-Captain_Flagg_and_Sergeant_Quirt.html   (340 words)

 QUIRT 96 - Europäische Thermographietagung startet am 2. September
QUIRT 96 - Europäische Thermographietagung startet am 2.
Thermographiebilder, die von "Wärmebildkameras" aufgenommen werden, stellen Objekte in dem Bereich der optisch sonst nicht wahrnehmbaren Infrarotstrahlung dar.
September werden in 96 Tagungsbeiträgen unter anderem die Bereiche Technik und Systeme der Thermographie, Anwendungen zur Fehlerdiagnostik in der zerstörungsfreien Prüfung, Prüfung beschichteter Werkstoffe, Anwendungen in der Gasdynamik sowie Anwendungen in Biologie, Medizin, Bauwesen und Umwelt behandelt.
www.uni-stuttgart.de /Cis/presse/96/63.html   (217 words)

Most cowboys traditionally carried a quirt which hung from their wrist or saddle horn.
Our quirts are very popular with those involved in reenactments and Cowboy Action Shooting.
Available in a 12 to 24 plait overlay, they are shot loaded with a double lash and wrist loop.
www.northernwhipco.com /Whips/quirts.htm   (78 words)

 Welcome to Nihonto Japanese Swords and Tsuba
Let me introduce myself, my name is Andrew Quirt.
Otherwise, I will share my opinion, but that is only an opinion, and the item will be so priced.
Andrew Quirt with Gassan Sadatoshi in Tokyo at the 42nd NBTHK Convention
www.nihonto.us   (281 words)

 Angel and the Badman (1947)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Plot Summary: Quirt Evens an all round bad guy is nursed back to health and sought after by Penelope Worth a quaker girl...
Wayne is Quirt Evans, a man with a past.
He is rescued by beautiful Gail Russell, a Quaker girl with a strong, silent father and a marvelous, generous mother who makes donuts and cakes that melt in your mouth, but according to her are, "not very good, the flour you know...".
www.imdb.com /title/tt0039152   (632 words)

 Viewing a thread - Whip, quirt, or Over N Under?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
I really like a quirt but I wonder if one of the skinner whips that I see girls using these days may be better.
I switched to a quirt and she would not speed up at all.
A quirt is okay and may suit you better, maybe you could borrow one first.
www.barrelhorseworld.com /forum/forums/thread-view.asp?tid=100222&posts=7   (2152 words)

 Cascabel Quarter Horses
His sire is CIEN FUEGOS who is by Seattle Slew out of a daughter of Alydar.
Quirt's dam is sired by Jet's Legacy who was a 3/4 brother to Possumjet SI-105 (Jet Deck x daughter of Parr Passum), winner of the 1972 All-American Futurity.
Quirt will be standing the 2005 season to numbered Quarter Horse, Paint, Appaloosa, and any other approved mares.
www.elcascabel.com /qhorses.html   (236 words)

 Nez Perce National Historical Park   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The horse quirt is both a useful tool and a decorative device that compliments the finery of a well-dressed rider.
The elk antler used for the handle was selected and shaped to resemble a swan or crane.
Other decorative elements include blue, yellow, white and green glass beads, brass tacks, a rare green elk molar, four regular elk molars, a bear claw and three feathers.
www.cr.nps.gov /museum/exhibits/nepe/exb/transportation_trade/NEPE300_Horse-Quirt.html   (118 words)

 TIME.com: Quirt & Flagg Back -- Oct. 6, 1941 -- Page 1
This time, in the guise of burly, hard-voiced Edmund Lowe and hulking, grim-visaged Victor McLaglen (who enacted the cinema roles), they appear not in the old story, but in a new radio serial, a brisk, jaunty half-hour show on NBC's network (Sunday 7:30 p.m.
Sergeant Quirt and Captain Flagg join up again, proceed immediately to get in Dutch by avidly pursuing their general's wife.
Medbury's Quirt and Flagg script is not so yeasty as the famed Anderson-Stallings' play, although plenty tough for radio.
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,790282,00.html   (495 words)

 HorseQuirt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
An interesting combination of our imported braided quirt and a horsehair flogger.
Black horsehair with the Black quirt is standard.
Shades of Brown horsehair with a combo/colored quirt is also available.
www.aswgt.com /horsequirt.html   (72 words)

 eBay Store - NYCleather1022: Crops: 30 Smooth Rattan Cane, Riding Crop,   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
CROP, 27" Red Leather Braid crop with slapper, QUIRT
CROP, 27" Patent Leather Braid crop with slapper, QUIRT
CROP, 18" Red Leather Braid crop with slapper, QUIRT
stores.ebay.com /NYCleather1022_Crops_W0QQcolZ4QQdirZ1QQftidZ1QQtZkm   (343 words)

 David Morgan: Dog Quirt by David Morgan
Dog quirts are used, or more correctly carried, as a symbol of authority by those running dogs in field trials.
This quirt may be rolled up to fit in a pocket.
It is in an 8 strand kangaroo hide braid, shot loaded, 30 inches long plus a double lash.
www.davidmorgan.com /product_info.php?products_id=180   (69 words)

 Allakhazam's World of Warcraft Character Profiles
Quirt, a longtime friend of mine is also aiding the Sentinels here in Ashenvale, but he has yet to return.
He had leads on finding an item that he thought could slow the furbolg attacks on our people--a rod created by a now-dead, evil wizard.
Quirt, your skills have already helped me in my endeavor.
wow.allakhazam.com /profile.html?253294   (1245 words)

 Patients Previously Transfused or Treated with Epoetin Alfa at Low Baseline Hemoglobin Are at Higher Risk for ...
Patients Previously Transfused or Treated with Epoetin Alfa at Low Baseline Hemoglobin Are at Higher Risk for Subsequent Transfusion: An Integrated Analysis of the Canadian Experience -- Quirt et al.
Quirt I, Robeson C, Lau CY et al.
Epoetin alfa therapy increases hemoglobin levels and improves quality of life in patients with cancer-related anemia who are not receiving chemotherapy and patients with anemia who are receiving chemotherapy.
theoncologist.alphamedpress.org /cgi/content/full/11/1/73   (4371 words)

 quirt - definition from Ninjawords (a really fast dictionary)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
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"1973: She raised the handle of her beautiful quirt to her eyes and scanned the Western horizon.
(v) : to use a quirt to urge a horse on to greater speed
www.ninjawords.com /quirt   (220 words)

 "A Man for Elly" and "The Race for Queen"
Meanwhile, Jethro has borrowed Quirt's hat and car and is cruising through Beverly Hills.
And I've dreamed of the day when I could get close enough to throw my arms around you and kiss you, my darling Quirt." Jethro protests, "My name is--" but Amedee leans over and kisses him.
He proceeds to accumulate a whole carload of female admirers and takes them back to the mansion, but they eventually depart with Elly May's pet chimp, who is dressed in a cowboy outfit.
www.wam.umd.edu /~dwilt/bev2.htm   (663 words)

 Quirt Family Genealogy Forum
Quirt family history - Pam O'Brien (Quirt) 1/02/07
Quirts in Ireland pre before 1786 - frank epple 10/09/04
Re: Finally a Quirt forum - Peter Seymour 3/20/05
genforum.genealogy.com /quirt   (35 words)

 Urban Dictionary: quirt
While swimming in the pool, James became excited and quirted violently.
To quirt is to suddenly flatuate while relieving the bladder.
Did you hear that chick quirt in the bathroom.
www.urbandictionary.com /define.php?term=quirt   (118 words)

 Walter Quirt ( - ) Artwork Images, Exhibitions, Reviews
Click the artwork titles below to see actual examples of artwork or works of art relevant to works by Walter Quirt.
The profound influence that this world of fantasy and dream had on a...
Walter Quirt Artworks and Fine Art at arthistorynet.com
wwar.com /masters/q/quirt-walter.html   (361 words)

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