In the late 1990s, more than 7,500 pieces half the cargo was donated to the Field Museum. In 2014, an archaeologist with the museum, Lisa Niziolek, began corresponding with ceramic experts in China and Japan and discovered that some of the Java wreck ceramics were more similar to pieces made in the 11th and 12th century. That, combined with inscriptions suggesting that some of the pieces were in Jianning Fu, brought up the question of more accurate dating..
Once word came that they could move forward, it still took a full 5 weeks to get the contract together. They had to figure out the exact terms to keep the owners on as partners (at 25%) so they still were invested in the restaurant to everyone satisfaction. Finally, the contract was signed this past week! It required 6 owners and partners to sign, from all over the world..
Doughty led the Kings and finished fifth in the NHL last season in ice time with an average of 25:38 per game. He led all Kings defensemen with 11 goals (eighth overall on the team) and his 29 assists tied for fourth overall on the team. He also finished fourth overall on the team in both plus/minus (plus 13) and blocked shots (101).
This fairy circle delights me. Though the mushroom ring is not complete, the grass is darker in the ring, and that circle of green goes all the way around. The largest mushroom has already opened its cap, exposing the gills so the spores can ride the wind, but others are still closed tightly atop the shaft.
It’s a great place to catch up on phone calls while getting a tan and you can make everyone you talk to jealous because of where you are! Of course remember to be mindful of not speaking too loudly or obnoxiously. You may be in an outdoor public area but many others are too and they’re looking to relax and not unintentionally eavesdrop. Save the personal private conversations for another time..
Then, in early November, on our central Pennsylvania mountaintop, the Hercules club berries, which hang in tempting purple clusters, ferment. Suddenly, our sober robins become drunkards. They sing as they gorge themselves and unlike their fellow drunks, the cedar waxwings, who manage to retain their staid, unruffled demeanor, the robins look more like bumbling, overgrown school boys on their first bar crawl.
Postscript: You gotta read Garrison Keillor hilarious takedown of Vertigo. It the funniest book review I read in years, maybe ever, and certainly the funniest I seen on the cover of The New York Times Book Review. He also provides the perfect bookend for this item, illustrating my reference to Fitzgerald remark, but in the negative:.