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  Seacoast NH History - Revolution Era - Paul Revere's Other Ride
Paul Revere and his watchful "mechanics" were well known to the British who kept an eye, in turn, on them as they patrolled Boston streets alert to signs of English military movements.
Revere's 40 mile ride up the North Shore, across the Merrimack River to Hampton Falls and to Portsmouth was made more difficult by a biting west wind.
The Portsmouth Council of Correspondence learned from Revere that two regiments of British soldiers were coming by sea to protect the stockpiled ammunition at Fort William and Mary.
www.seacoastnh.com /history/rev/revere.html   (0 words)

  
  Fire
On June 25, 1947, Revere voters voted 5 to 1 to reduce the work week to 48 hours, and the department increased in size from 73 members to 109 members.
Revere Fire, under the direction of Chief Connery, was especially aggressive and effective in investigation and prosecution of arson related fires.
Today, Revere is experiencing only 100 to 125 structural fires per year, with only 20 to 25 resulting in losses in excess of $10,000.
www.revere.org /departments/fire.htm   (851 words)

  
  Revere - LoveToKnow 1911
REVERE, a township and a coast resort of Suffolk county, Massachusetts, U.S.A., immediately N.E. of Boston on Massachusetts Bay.
The township is served by the Boston and Maine and the Boston, Revere Beach and Lynn railways, and by several electric railways connecting E with Boston, Chelsea, Lynn, Malden, and Medford.
Revere Beach, a crescent-shaped beach of white sand extending from the promontory of Winthrop on the S. to the Point of Pines on the N., is a popular bathing resort, and has been called the Coney Island of Boston.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Revere   (183 words)

  
 Paul Revere - MSN Encarta
The son of a silversmith, Revere was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on January 1, 1735.
Revere’s work brought him into close contact with such patriots as John Hancock and Samuel Adams, and he used his talents as a craftsman to support the colonial struggle against Britain.
During the war, Revere established a gunpowder mill in Canton, Massachusetts.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761553853/Paul_Revere.html   (442 words)

  
 Revere Journal
Although Laws says she does not want the support of one of the idiots, those who support Patch say they are as attached to one another as Siamese Twins - and she can’t shake the attachment, and frankly, it could ruin her first attempt at public office.
Revere Beach was packed on Labor Day as the last day of the summer of 2007 went into the local history books.
Retailers on Revere Street have suffered major losses in revenues as a result of the lengthy reconstruction of the Revere Street bridge.
www.reverejournal.com   (0 words)

  
 REVERE
Colonel Revere's strong character exerted an influence upon the regiment that is still felt.
This is ennobling, loyal and Christian, and this was the discipline of Colonel Revere.
While with Roman Justice Colonel Revere would not spare the incorrigible villain, his support was always ready for the weak: The sick and suffering would be attended by him with the gentleness of a father.
harvardregiment.org /revere.htm   (502 words)

  
 Paul Revere and the Raiders
Revere's band had caught Lindsay's ear and it was while they were playing at a local dance at the Elks Hall and walked on stage and asked to sing a song with them.
Revere was unable to follow up the records success since, by the time the it peaked in the charts, he had been drafted.
Revere's was assigned Conscientious Objector status due to his family's Mennonite religion, and he chose to serve his alternative service as a cook at a mental institution in Wilsonville, Oregon.
www.history-of-rock.com /paul_revere_and_the_raiders.htm   (1041 words)

  
 Paul Revere
Revere and Dawes tried to escape and shortly into the chase they were confronted by 6 more regulars on horseback.
Revere told the British officer that the shot was a signal "to alarm the country!".
Paul Revere was a member of the "Sons of Liberty." On December 16, 1773, he took part in the Boston Tea Party.
www.bessel.org /revere.htm   (2256 words)

  
 Paul Revere
Revere became a legendary hero at the start of the American Revolution, when he rode from Charlestown to Lexington, Mass., on the night of Apr. 18, 1775, to warn the countryside of approaching British troops.
Revere is remembered as much as a craftsman as he is as a patriot.
Paul Revere's outstanding characteristic was the versatility of his craftsmanship; his reputation as an artist in the working of silver is hardly less great or enduring than his fame as a patriot.
www.americanrevwar.homestead.com /files/REVERE.HTM   (1271 words)

  
 Revere Cares is a Youth Substance Abuse Program supported by Mass General Hospital
Revere CARES Coalition (Community Awareness, Resources, and Education to Prevent Substance Abuse), a community coalition committed to the reduction of substance use among Revere youth, was formed in 1997.
Revere CARES’ primary underage drinking community awareness campaign is the Power of KNOW that began with a survey of 1,500 adults conducted by the MGH/Partners Institute of Health Policy in 2002 to measure their attitudes about adolescent tobacco, alcohol and other drug use.
Revere CARES has been instrumental in promoting public policies and their enforcement to ensure that clear and consistent messages about the dangers of substance use are delivered to the youth of Revere.
www.massgeneral.org /reverecares/report1_06.html   (4822 words)

  
 Revere, Massachusetts (MA) Detailed Profile - relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hospitals, schools, crime, news, ...
Back to Revere, MA housing info, Suffolk County, Massachusetts big cities, MA smaller cities, MA small cities, All Cities.
The ratio of number of residents in Revere to the number of sex offenders is 5086 to 1.
Revere, Massachusetts business and economic data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...
www.city-data.com /city/Revere-Massachusetts.html   (0 words)

  
 Welcome to Revere Copper Products, Inc.- Copper Bar, Coil, Plate, Sheet
Revere Copper Products, Inc is one of the oldest, if not the oldest, manufacturing company in the United States.
Founded in 1801 by Paul Revere, a prominent silversmith and maker of cast bronze bells and marine hardware, the new company met the young nation's need to establish a strong manufacturing base to preserve and protect its independence.
Revere built the first copper rolling mill in the United States in Canton Massachusetts and our first products sheathed our ocean going Naval fleet (Old Ironsides), and covered the roofs of government buildings including the Massachusetts Statehouse.
www.reverecopper.com   (0 words)

  
 - Revere Beach.com: History
The Boston, Revere Beach and Lynn Railroad was the largest single factor in the development and growth of Revere, states George Clarke, in The Story of Revere Beach.
"Revere Beach was the place to go to be entertained, have fun or to just relax and enjoy a day at the beach," observed noted Revere Beach historian Peter McCauley, during a recent showing of his slide show about Revere Beach.
Roller coasters thrilled many beach goers during all the years of Revere Beach’s prominence as New England’s playground; The Tickler, The Thunderbolt, Derby Racer and the Jack Rabbit were just four.
www.reverebeach.com /hist2.htm   (1616 words)

  
 Revere, Massachusetts MA, city profile (Suffolk County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Revere is a city in Suffolk County, in the Boston-Cambridge-Quincy metro area.
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Revere was $19,698, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Revere, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $663.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=3105   (545 words)

  
 Paul Revere and the Raiders -- featuring Mark Lindsay and Jim Valley   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Lead singer Lindsay was in from the start through 1975, when he finally bailed to concentrate on a solo career which had produced two hits, "Silverbird" and "Arizona" while he was with the Raiders but would flounder after he officially left the group.
I met Paul Revere and the Raiders in November, 1966, at the Ector County Coliseum in Odessa, Texas.
Little could I, or any of the hundreds of thousands of devoted Paul Revere and the Raiders fans who saw them in concert that year, have realized that the end was near for Harpo as a Raider and for the Raiders as a relevant rock and roll band.
www.rainbowplanet.com /harpo.html   (1954 words)

  
 Powell's Books - Paul Revere's Ride by David Hackett Fischer
Paul Revere's midnight ride looms as an almost mythical event in American history--yet it has been largely ignored by scholars and left to patriotic writers and debunkers.
Revere ranged widely through the complex world of Boston's revolutionary movement--from organizing local mechanics to mingling with the likes of John Hancock and Samuel Adams.
Paul Revere's Ride returns Paul Revere to center stage in these critical events, capturing both the drama and the underlying developments in a triumphant return to narrative history at its finest.
powells.com /cgi-bin/biblio?inkey=61-0195098315-0   (512 words)

  
 Effect Measure
Paul Revere was a member of the first local Board of Health in the United States (Boston, 1799).
The Editors sign their posts "Revere" to recognize the public service of a professional forerunner better known for other things.
Sarah Silverman is a comedienne on cable's Comedy Central, and although I haven't seen her new show, I've seen the trailers while watching The Daily Show.
scienceblogs.com /effectmeasure   (1213 words)

  
 City of Revere Official Home Page
Revere Beach is the nation's oldest public beach
Tour Revere through the eyes of our camera lens and see what the city has to offer.
Revere goes online with the first phase of its website.
www.revere.org   (0 words)

  
 www.myspace.com/revereofficial
Revere came together as students in secondary school in 1997 and quickly started playing as a group around the clubs and venues of their home city of Cork.
Following the release of their EP Progress in 2004, Revere were voted Best Cork Band by the listeners of Corks 96 FM and Best Unsigned Cork Band by the listeners of Red FM.
Revere backed up this success with numerous gigs around the country that included playing to 1200 people at The Cork Opera House.
www.myspace.com /revereofficial   (1675 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Paul Revere's Ride: Books: David Hackett Fischer   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Revere's presence in Lexington as the British entered town, and his earwitnessing of "the shot heard round the world" were thrilling to read and retell.
Revere organized a vast, fast, and efficient method of warning the countryside surrounding Boston of the intentions of the British Army.
What Revere did accomplish, was to set in motion a well-disciplined group of riders who actually carried the message to the Boston hinterlands.
www.amazon.com /Paul-Reveres-David-Hackett-Fischer/dp/0195098315   (2916 words)

  
 Revere Data, LLC - Revere RealTime for Preferred Trade Clients   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Revere offers real-time market data and research applications used by professional investors - and now available to you through Preferred Trade.
But Revere takes real-time data to the next dimension with two exclusive tools that pinpoint the companies moving the market.
Revere Relationships™ maps a company to its key competitors, customers, suppliers, and strategic partners.
www.reveredata.com /sbas/sbf/www/pt/se   (492 words)

  
 Current Obituary.Com - REVERE, MA Obituaries
Revere, MA / Malden, MA Attorney Harry Tabachnick
Revere, MA / Canton, MA / Roslindale, MA Mary G. (Sheehan) Coleman
Revere, MA / Medford, MA / Haverhill, MA Charles F. Deehan, Jr.
currentobituary.com /BrowseObitsUser.aspx?State=MA&Place=REVERE   (82 words)

  
 Revere Beach.com: America's First Public Beach established in 1896 in Revere Massachusetts
Revere Beach, the oldest public beach in America, celebrated its 100th anniversary in 1996.
Revere Beach is very accessible by public transportation which makes it a popular spot for people from all around metro Boston.
The Revere Beautification Committee was established in February, 2000 to help clean up the Revere, Massachusetts, community.
www.reverebeach.com   (0 words)

  
 The Paul Revere House
Revere began his career as an apprentice to his father.
Revere was personally involved with the fabrication of silver in the early years of his career; however, his daily involvement with the shop declined after the Revolution as he began to expand into other business concerns.
Click here to view images of their recent demonstration at the Paul Revere House and learn how Revere produced his silver work in the 1700s.
www.paulreverehouse.org /bio/silvershop.shtml   (368 words)

  
 Anne Revere at Reel Classics
All but five of Anne Revere's thirty-six movies were made during the 1940s.
Her characters usually had a quiet wisdom about them, and Revere made her mark on the films she appeared in as much by what she didn't do as by what she did.
Many of Revere's best known roles were as mother to some of Hollywood's greatest stars.
www.reelclassics.com /Actresses/Revere/revere.htm   (0 words)

  
 www.myspace.com/reverelondon
If you want to be kept up to date on all the latest gig dates, releases, free downloads, and other REVERE news then join the mailing list...
REVERE have already entered the studio, with recording underway of an album's worth of material.
REVERE's performance was recorded and filmed by WWW.RECORD-PLAY.COM and is now available for download.
www.myspace.com /reverelondon   (1156 words)

  
 Boston Massacre
Paul Revere wasted no time in capitalizing on the Massacre to highlight British tyranny and stir up anti-British sentiment among his fellow colonists.
As an aside, it should be noted that as a result of his death in the Boston Massacre, Crispus Attucks would emerge as the most famous of all the fl men to fight in the cause of the Revolution, and become its first martyr.
Documentation has come to light over the years indicating that Revere copied engraver Henry Pelham's drawings of the Massacre, produced his own engraving, and three weeks after the occurrence was advertising his prints for sale in Boston's newspapers.
www.earlyamerica.com /review/winter96/massacre.html   (597 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Revere - Kitchen & Housewares Brands: All Revere, Saucepans, Skillets, Cookware Sets, Stockpots & More   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Revere products have been part of American history since patriot and silversmith Paul Revere started making copper sheathing for naval vessels in 1801.
Designed by W. Archibald Welden and introduced in 1939, Revere copper-bottom stainless-steel cooking utensils not only represented great advances in both technical and esthetic cookware design, but proved to be incredibly durable without being heavy.
Today Revere is one of the most recognized and preferred brands of metal range-top cookware, known by consumers for its legendary heritage, quality, and durability.
www.amazon.com /Revere-Kitchen-Housewares/b?ie=UTF8&node=578434   (189 words)

  
 The Revere Group - Your Trusted Advisor for J2EE .NET Development, Microsoft CRM Consulting, Business Objects ...
The Revere Group is a leading global business and IT solutions consultancy that specializes in assisting high performing mid-tier and fast growing companies.
Revere provides industry, process and technology expertise with a proven service approach—Think, Build, Source—to pave the way for your success.
We are deeply committed to serve as your trusted advisor…adding value while developing long term client relationships.
www.reveregroup.com   (0 words)

  
 The Patriot Resource: Paul Revere
Paul Revere was born in Boston to Apollos Rivoire and Deborah Hichborn (Hitchbourn).
Revere also added engraving, political cartoons, seals, bookplates, coats-of arms and dental work to his silversmithing.
On May 10, 1818, Paul Revere died of natural causes at the age of eighty-three.
www.patriotresource.com /people/revere.html   (204 words)

  
 revere - Definitions from Dictionary.com
Revere suggests awe coupled with profound honor: "At least one third of the population...
Worship implies reverent love and homage rendered to God or a god: The ancient Egyptians worshiped a number of gods.
regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of; "Fear God as your father"; "We venerate genius" [syn: reverence]
dictionary.reference.com /browse/revere   (527 words)

  
 Revere News
State officials said yesterday they have discovered a new problem in the State Police crime lab that could jeopardize 12 sex crime investigations: DNA profiles of the suspects were wrongly in the lab's database...
A Revere man, his brother and a nephew have admitted to trying to keep a drug business afloat while one was in jail.
Two City Councilors claim the Ethics Commission is ready to hand down another opinion and, perhaps, penalties almost a year after Mayor Thomas Ambrosino asked the state board for guidance on the question of...
www.topix.net /city/revere-ma   (657 words)

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