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“If i'll discover ways to play the cello good, as i presumed i may, i may exhibit by means of my very own instance that all of us have better powers than we predict; that no matter what we wish to study or discover ways to do, we most likely can study; that our lives and our probabilities should not decided and glued by way of what occurred to us after we have been little, or by way of what specialists say we will be able to or can't do.
Frequently typecast as a menacing determine, Peter Lorre accomplished Hollywood reputation first as a featured participant and later as a personality actor, trademarking his display performances with a carefully strung stability among reliable and evil. His portrayal of the kid assassin in Fritz Lang's masterpiece M (1931) catapulted him to overseas popularity.
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Shoveler go from shoveling rice coal with a load of 3 1/2 pounds to the shovel to handling ore . . with 38 pounds to the shovel. Now, is 3 1/2 pounds . . or is 38 pounds the proper shovel load? They cannot both be right. Under scientific management . . ” By doing precisely that kind of investigation, Frederick Taylor found that the workers needed 15 shovels of different sizes and shapes to do their work most efficiently. He equipped each worker with the proper shovel for the task, then demonstrated how best to use it.
Taft fired Pinchot, who then aligned himself with like-minded political leaders to form the National Progressive Republican League. When the Republican Party renominated Taft in 1912, Pinchot left and helped create the Progressive party, which nominated Roosevelt. Pinchot returned to the Republican Party in the 1920s and was twice elected governor of Pennsylvania. ” NAME _________________________________DATE ______________________CLASS _______________________ AMERICAN BIOGRAPHY 43 IDA B. WELLS-BARNETT 1862–1931 “.
Remembering the Details What record did Miguel Antonio Otero hold as governor of the New Mexico territory? 2. Understanding Information Why did people in the East feel that New Mexicans might not support the Spanish-American War? Thinking Critically 3. Understanding Cause and Effect Relationships List the cause(s) for the following two effects: (a) Otero was made an honorary Rough Rider (b) Otero became a Democrat. Through her multiple accomplishments, especially the founding of Hull House, she serviced the community and cared for those in need.
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