Garfield is a town in Polk County, United States. The population was 1,443 at the 2000 census; the unincorporated communities of Sand Lake and Wanderoos are located within the town. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 35.1 square miles, of which, 33.0 square miles of it is land and 2.1 square miles of it is water. As of the census of 2000, there were 1,443 people, 529 households, 407 families residing in the town; the population density was 43.8 people per square mile. There were 707 housing units at an average density of 21.4 per square mile. The racial makeup of the town was 98.82% White, 0.35% Native American, 0.14% Asian, 0.14% from other races, 0.55% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.18% of the population. There were 529 households out of which 34.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 70.5% were married couples living together, 3.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 22.9% were non-families. 16.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.3% had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older.
The average household size was 2.73 and the average family size was 3.10. In the town, the population was spread out with 27.9% under the age of 18, 7.1% from 18 to 24, 27.8% from 25 to 44, 26.4% from 45 to 64, 10.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females, there were 106.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 109.9 males. The median income for a household in the town was $48,000, the median income for a family was $52,159. Males had a median income of $37,798 versus $23,750 for females; the per capita income for the town was $21,834. About 3.1% of families and 2.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.3% of those under age 18 and 7.8% of those age 65 or over
The Eatonton Historic District in Eatonton, Georgia is a 275 acres historic district, centered around the Putnam County Courthouse and the city hall, includes most of the town. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975. Eatonton was incorporated as a town in 1809 and became a city in 1879; the district includes: Putnam County Courthouse, the third courthouse built on its site Napier-Reid-Bronson House the Eagal Tavern, a two-story frame house with fluted doric columns supporting its wraparound porch Slade-Dunn House about, written: "Greek Revival architecture seems to have reached a certain classic perfection" in this house
The ministries of Japan are the most influential part of the executive branch of the Japanese government. Each ministry is headed by a Minister of State appointed by the Prime Minister. In postwar politics, the posts of ministers have been given to senior legislators of the LDP. However, few ministers serve for more than one or two years to develop the necessary grasp of the organisation to become influential. Thus, most of the power lies with the senior bureaucrats; the Cabinet Office is responsible for handling the day-to-day affairs of the Cabinet. It consists of: National Public Safety Commission National Police Agency Consumer Affairs Agency Financial Services Agency Fair Trade Commission Food Safety Commission Imperial Household Agency Home Ministry Ministry of War Ministry of the Navy Ministry of Colonial Affairs Ministry of Greater East Asia As a result of the Central Government Reform in 2001, many Ministries are reformed. Ministry of International Trade and Industry Ministry of Construction Ministry of Transport Ministry of Home Affairs Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications Ministry of Education Ministry of Health and Welfare Ministry of Labor Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications.
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Spooks is an animated short subject produced by Walter Lantz, stars Oswald the Lucky Rabbit. First glimpsed stalking through a cemetery, a phantom is seen, wearing a hat and coat (who, being magical, will be shown to be able to fly as well as pass through small openings. While travelling through the air, the phantom finds a studio where actors are making auditions while others are doing rehearsals; as he enters, he sees a female cat weeping. The phantom asks why she is crying. Speaking unintelligibly, the cat tells him she wants to sing at the audition and make it to concerts, her tongue is knotted, thus she can not say a simple word. Feeling sorry for the cat and falling in love with her, the phantom decides to help out. To assist his love interest, the phantom places a phonograph in the cat's skirt so she may lip sync as a record plays a song; the cat performs her act, although it isn't a smooth one. The record slows down. However, the studio staff watching don't seem to mind; when the record stops in the middle of the song, the phantom secretly comes to her aid and turns the phonograph's cluster.
The song continues and the cat'sings' again. She manages to do well on the final lines, to the delight of those attending; as the cat gets down from the stage, the overjoyed phantom decides to congratulate her with an embrace. Much to the phantom's surprise, the cat sidesteps him and walks to another guy standing behind; the other guy is none other than Oswald the Lucky Rabbit. Feeling insulted, the phantom takes her to a secret room within the studio. Upon reaching his secret place, the phantom decides to play the organ of the room; as he plays, he advises the cat not to take off his mask. Curious of why she should not, the cat opts to do; as she removes the mask of her captive, the cat is surprised to find out that the phantom's face has no skin or flesh, is therefore a skeleton in garments. Oswald somehow knocks on the door loudly. Disturbed by the noise, the phantom decides to confront the rabbit. Seeing the phantom fly toward him, Oswald runs away as as he can. On his getaway, Oswald falls into a hole.
On landing upon the bottom floor, the rabbit is bumped by a few large lizards. Oswald thinks his troubles are over, but more still await as the phantom follows him there. Instead of tormenting the rabbit, the phantom chooses to just ask a riddle, he asks "What does the chicken say when it lays a square egg?" Not sure of an answer, Oswald admits to not having any idea. The phantom slaps Oswald in the face, causing the rabbit to say "Ouch!" The warlock discloses to Oswald that "Ouch!" was the answer and he elatedly disappears. From on, nobody sees the phantom again; the short is available on The Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection DVD box set. Oswald the Lucky Rabbit filmography Spooks at the Big Cartoon Database Spooks on YouTube
Mike Legg is a Canadian former ice hockey player. He is most famous for a goal he scored while playing for the University of Michigan, in a 1996 NCAA Tournament game against the University of Minnesota, in which he picked the puck up onto his stick behind the net and wrapped it around into the top corner of the net; the goal was recognized around the hockey world. This move is referred to as a'Michigan,' and has since been attempted by many other players, including Ryan Getzlaf and Tyler Ennis; the first successful NHL attempt of this move came from Andrei Svechnikov of the Carolina Hurricanes, scoring against Calgary Flames goaltender David Rittich. Svechnikov managed the feat a second time against the Winnipeg Jets, scoring on goaltender Connor Hellebuyck. Legg learned it from Bill Armstrong. Although drafted by the New Jersey Devils in 1993, Legg did not reach the major leagues in North America. Throughout his career, he played for HIFK and KalPa of the Finnish SM-liiga, as well as the ECHL's San Antonio Iguanas, Fort Wayne Komets, Lubbock Cotton Kings, Idaho Steelheads, Utah Grizzlies.
Biographical information and career statistics from Eliteprospects.com, or The Internet Hockey Database