1949 saw the second full tour of South Africa by a representative New Zealand rugby union team. The All Blacks achieved a record of 13 wins, 7 losses and 4 draws, they lost the test series 4–0; the New Zealand union left Maori players out of the 30-man tour squad to meet apartheid conditions set by South Africa. "Johnny Smith, Ben Couch and Vincent Bevan... were not considered for the South African tour because they were Maori. All three would have otherwise gone to South Africa." Smith's official All Black profile now acknowledges "the unforgivable weakness shown by New Zealand rugby". As this tour took place, a simultaneous Australia tour to New Zealand led to the unusual situation of two All Black tests on 3 September 1949, in Durban and Wellington; the All Blacks lost both. One reason for New Zealand affording the Australian series test status was to allow Maori players excluded from South Africa to earn caps. Scores and results list New Zealand's points tally first. 1949 Tour in Details
Reel Big Fish Live! In Concert! is Reel Big Fish's third DVD recorded at The Grove of Anaheim in California on January 4, 2009. The DVD became available for sale on July 21, 2009. "Sell Out" "Another F. U. Song" "I Want Your Girlfriend to Be My Girlfriend Too" "I'm Her Man" "Everything Sucks" "The Bad Guy" "Kiss Me Deadly" "She Has a Girlfriend Now" "Authority Song" "Good Thing" "Your Guts" "Don't Start a Band" "You Don't Know" "Nothin' But a Good Time" "Somebody Hates Me" "New Version of You" "Where Have You Been" "Beer" "S. R." "Take On Me"
Floyd W. Jones Lebanon Airport is a city-owned public-use airport located three nautical miles south of the central business district of Lebanon, a city in Laclede County, United States; this airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation airport. Although most U. S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned LBO by the FAA, but has no designation from the IATA. Floyd W. Jones Lebanon Airport covers an area of 277 acres at an elevation of 1,321 feet above mean sea level, it has one runway designated 18/36 with an asphalt surface measuring 5,000 by 75 feet. For the 12-month period ending August 31, 2010, the airport had 12,725 aircraft operations, an average of 34 per day: 94% general aviation, 5% air taxi, 1% military. At that time there were 33 aircraft based at this airport: 76% single-engine, 9% multi-engine, 15% jet. Aerial image as of April 1995 from USGS The National Map FAA Terminal Procedures for LBO, effective February 27, 2020 Resources for this airport: FAA airport information for LBO AirNav airport information for KLBO FlightAware airport information and live flight tracker SkyVector aeronautical chart for KLBO
Blacknor Fort is a 20th-century fort on the Isle of Portland, England. It is located at Blacknor Point on the western side of Portland, close to Weston village; the fortress was built in 1900-02 as a coastal defence overlooking Lyme Bay to defend Portland Harbour and the other naval institutions on the island. The fort was operational during both World Wars with two 9.2 inch guns. During World War 2, on the night of the 27 April 1944, the fort witnessed the Slapton Sands Massacre; as part of Exercise Tiger, United States soldiers were practicing landings at Slapton Sands when they were attacked by German E-Boats. The gunners at Blacknor Fort were ordered not to open fire for fear of hitting the Allied troops. More than 600 American soldiers and seamen drowned by the end of the night, many were pulled down by the weight of their own equipment; the fort was decommissioned in 1956 and is now owned and split into three separate properties, one of, built on top of one of the two gun emplacements. Two small gun emplacements and an observation post survive outside of the fort's perimeter on the cliff edge
Cherokee Run is an American thoroughbred racehorse and sire. He was bred by George Onett of Stone Gate Farm. Founder of Ocala Breeder Sales Company and first Chairman of the Board. Sired by 1982 Canadian Hall of Fame inductee Runaway Groom, who in turn was a son of leading sire Blushing Groom, he was out of the mare Cherokee Dame, the daughter of Silver Saber, Dame Franchesca, by Frincis S. Onett popularized nicking to Nearco as with Cherikee Fellow and Groomstick wall with heavy traces directly back to Nearco, War Admiral, Tom Fool. Though he is the offspring of two grey colored horses, Cherokee Run was born with a black coat and a white splash on the forehead just like his grandmother Dame Franchesca. Cherokee Run got his start as a two-year-old under trainer Frank Gomez at Calder Race Course, he ran a total of seven times, placing second in the What A Pleasure Stakes. At three, he was sent to trainer Frank Alexander. Among his accomplishments, he took the Dwyer Stakes, the Derby Trial, the Lafayette Stakes, placed second in the Preakness Stakes to Prairie Bayou.
At four, he placed second to Holy Bull in the Metropolitan Handicap, went on to win the Breeder's Cup Sprint. He placed second in the A Phenomenon Handicap and the Tom Fool Stakes, third in the Vosburgh Stakes and the Carter Handicap. At five, he won the $100,000 Gulfstream Park Sprint Handicap. Cherokee Run was retired in 1996 and stands at Jonabell Farm in Lexington, for a fee of $40,000 live foal, he has been successful. His family lines show great ability to run on turf as well as dirt; the Onett family, breeders of Cherokee Run, proved this versatility by racing his kinship in sprints as well as distance races on the dirt and turf, earning black type status in every category. Some of his offspring are War Pass, Kafwain, Madame Cherokee, Recapturetheglory and Dash for Daylight. Sebastian's Song is a son of Cherokee Run and has had a successful start to his career with three wins in seven lifetime starts, he is regarded as a top sprint prospect. One of his notable and promising young colts was Chelokee, who won the Northern Dancer Breeders' Cup and Barbaro Stakes before suffering a career-ending injury in the Alysheba Stakes at Churchill Downs, on May 2, 2008.
Chedi, a 2007 Virginia bred gelding, out of Doctoressa, set a new track record at Colonial Downs on July 6, 2011 going 1 mile in 1:34.3. Cherokee Run was euthanised because of "the infirmities of old age" on 2 July 2016