Mitchell County is a county in the U. S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, its population was 9,403, its county seat is Colorado City. The county was created in 1876 and organized in 1881, it is named for two early settlers and soldiers in the Texas Revolution. According to the U. S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 916 square miles, of which 911 square miles are land and 4.8 square miles are covered by water. Mitchell County contains Lake Colorado City and Lake Champion. Interstate 20 State Highway 163 State Highway 208 State Highway 350 Scurry County Nolan County Coke County Sterling County Howard County Borden County As of the census of 2000, 9,698 people, 2,837 households, 1,997 families resided in the county; the population density was 11 people per square mile. The 4,168 housing units averaged five per square mile; the racial makeup of the county was 74.52% White, 12.81% Black or African American, 0.41% Native American, 0.36% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 10.19% from other races, 1.69% from two or more races.
Of the 2,837 households, 30.60% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.60% were married couples living together, 11.40% had a female householder with no husband present, 29.60% were not families. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 3.00. In the county, the population was distributed as 19.80% under the age of 18, 11.50% from 18 to 24, 30.70% from 25 to 44, 22.90% from 45 to 64, 15.10% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females, there were 159.30 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 174.40 males. The median income for a household in the county was $25,399, for a family was $31,481. Males had a median income of $23,750 versus $20,221 for females; the per capita income for the county was $14,043. About 15.00% of families and 17.70% of the population were below the poverty line, including 22.90% of those under age 18 and 20.90% of those age 65 or over. From 1921 to 1925, the Democrat Richard M. Chitwood of Sweetwater represented Mitchell County in the state House.
He left his post to become the first business manager of Texas Tech University, which he had worked to establish in Sweetwater until the Lubbock site was chosen. He died in 1926 after a year as the business manager. Colorado City Westbrook Loraine Lake Colorado City National Register of Historic Places listings in Mitchell County, Texas Recorded Texas Historic Landmarks in Mitchell County Mitchell County from the Handbook of Texas Online Mitchell County Texas Almanac Page Mitchell County Profile from the Texas Association of Counties
Maniltoa lenticellata is a flowering tropical tree in the family Fabaceae. It is native to tropical semi-deciduous rainforest and gallery forests in northern Queensland, some of the Torres Strait Islands, New Guinea. Common names include: Silk Handkerchief Tree, Cascading Bean, Native Handkerchief Tree. Maniltoa lenticellata can grow up to 22 m tall but, more only reaches 10–12 m, it has compound leaves with 2-4 pairs of leaflets. New leaves are folded inside dull red bracts and released in a spectacular cascade of white foliage; the fruity-scented flowers which appear in north Queensland in September to October have 3 to 5 white-cream petals, may be pollinated by marsupials or bats. They produce a brown pod 25–70 mm long by 18-50mm containing one brown seed in November to March, it is a favoured garden tree. "Maniltoa lenticellata var. villosa Verdc. from New Guinea differs from var. lenticellata in having ovaries with dense, persistent hairs." Quoted from: Beasley, John.. Plants of Cape York: The Compact Guide.
John Beasley, Qld. Australia. ISBN 978-0-9806863-0-2. Endress, Peter K. and Brigitta Steiner-Gafner.. Diversity and Evolutionary Biology of Tropical Flowers. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0521565103, ISBN 978-0-521-56510-3 Botanical information. General information. Images of flowering tree
In poetic metre, a trochee, choree, or choreus, is a metrical foot consisting of a stressed syllable followed by an unstressed one, in English, or a heavy syllable followed by a light one in Latin or Greek. In this respect, a trochee is the reverse of an iamb; the adjective form is trochaic. The English word trochee is itself trochaic since it is composed of the stressed syllable followed by the unstressed syllable. Trochee comes from French trochée, adapted from Latin trochaeus from the Greek τροχός, "wheel", from the phrase trokhaios pous "running foot"; the less-often used word choree comes from χορός, khorós, "dance". The phrase was adapted into English in the late 16th century. There was a well-established ancient tradition; when used in drama it is associated with lively situations. One ancient commentator notes that it was named from the metaphor of people running and the Roman metrician Marius Victorinus notes that it was named from its running and speed. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's The Song of Hiawatha, whose meter was taken from Elias Lönnrot's Kalevala, is written entirely in trochees, barring the occasional substitution.
Should you ask me, whence these stories? Whence these legends and traditions, With the odours of the forest, With the dew and damp of meadows,In the second line, "and tra-" is a Pyrrhic substitution, as are "With the" in the third and fourth lines and "of the" in the third. So, the dominant foot throughout the poem is the trochee. Apart from the case of Longfellow's The Song of Hiawatha, this metre is found in perfect examples, at least in English; this is from Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven": Ah, distinctly I remember it was in the bleak December. Trochaic meter is seen among the works of William Shakespeare: Double, double and trouble. Owing to its simplicity, trochaic meter is common in nursery rhymes: Peter, Peter pumpkin-eater Had a wife and couldn't keep her. Trochaic verse is well known in Latin poetry of the medieval period. Since the stress never falls on the final syllable in Medieval Latin, the language is ideal for trochaic verse; the dies irae of the Requiem mass is an example: Dies irae, dies illa Solvet saeclum in favilla Teste David cum Sibylla.
The Finnish national epic Kalevala, like much old Finnish poetry, is written in a variation of trochaic tetrameter. Trochaic metre is popular in Czech literatures. Vitězslav Nezval's poem Edison is written in trochaic hexameter; the Taylor Swift song "Blank Space" contains examples of trochaic metre in its chorus, responsible for many listeners mishearing part of the lyric as the line "Got a long list of ex-lovers" is forced into an unnatural shape to fit the stress pattern: Got a long list of ex-loversWhere the stress would, in spoken English fall on the'ex' of'ex-lovers', it instead falls on'of' and the first syllable of'lovers', which can confuse on first hearing and cause the mind to try to fit an alternative two-syllable word into the'of ex-' foot. The line is misheard as "All the lonely Starbucks lovers". In Greek and Latin, the syllabic structure deals with long and short syllables, rather than accented and unaccented. Trochaic meter was used by the Latin poets, except in certain passages of the tragedies and the comedies.
Ghetty Green is the debut studio album by American rapper Project Pat. It was released on September 14, 1999, through Hypnotize Minds/Loud Records with distribution via RED Distribution. Recording session took place at Hypnotize Minds Studio and Cotton Row Recording Studio in Memphis, Tennessee. Production was handled by DJ Paul and Juicy J, who served as executive producers, it features guest appearances from Three 6 Mafia, Cash Money Millionaires, Crucial Conflict, Krayzie Bone and Noreaga. The album peaked at number 52 on the Billboard 200 and at number 9 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart in the United States; the album spawned two singles: "Represent It" and "Ballers". "Ballers" made it to number 75 on the US Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. "North Memphis" - 1:38 "Represent It" - 3:58 "Out There" - 4:19 "Niggas Got Me Fucked Up" - 2:32 "You Know the Biss" - 3:32 "Choices" - 2:45 "Ballers" - 4:01 "Run a Train" - 4:00 "Rinky Dink/Whatever Ho" - 5:31 "Up There" - 4:13 "Rinky Dink II/We're Gonna Rumble" - 4:13 "Choppers" - 3:52 "Gold Shine" - 3:55 "Ghetty Green" - 4:19 "Sucks on Dick" - 3:03 "Shake That Ass" - 2:37 "Stabbers" - 4:21 "Slangin' Rocks" - 3:17 "528-Cash" - 2:18 "Ballers/Outro" - 5:01 Patrick Houston – main artist Jordan Houston – featured artist, executive producer Paul Beauregard – featured artist, executive producer Darnell Carlton – featured artist Ricky Dunigan – featured artist Lola Mitchell – featured artist Anthony Henderson – featured artist Victor Santiago, Jr. – featured artist Byron Thomas – featured artist, producer Bryan Christopher Brooks – featured artist Christopher Noel Dorsey – featured artist Terius Gray – featured artist Crucial Conflict – featured artists Kirk Clayton – programming Lil' Pat – mixing & recording Niko Lyras – mixing & recording L. Nix & Company Inc. – mastering Pen & Pixel – artwork, design Steve Roberts – photography Ghetty Green at Discogs
Ephraim Adebola Ademowo is a Nigerian Anglican bishop. He has been Bishop of Lagos since 2000 and has been a provincial archbishop and Dean of the Church of Nigeria. Son of a veteran headmaster and educationist, Ademowo attended Immanuel College of Theology, Ibadan in 1969, was made a deacon in 1972 and ordained priest in 1973, he graduated as Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Theology at the University of Ibadan in 1977, earned his master's degree at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and his Doctor of Philosophy degree at the same University. He was elected Bishop of Ilesa in 1989, translated to the Diocese of Lagos in 2000 as both Bishop of Lagos and Archbishop of Province 1, becoming archbishop of Lagos province when the current division was adopted; the Church of Nigeria appointed Ademowo the Dean of the Church in a press statement released at 5 August 2010. He succeeded Maxwell C. Anikwenwa, who retired as Bishop of Awka, Archbishop of the Niger and Dean of the Church on 22 November 2010.
He relinquished the post in 2012. Ademowo was invested as Honorary Fellow of the Nigerian Academy of Letters in 2006 and conferred in 2008 with the national honour of "Officer of the Order of the Niger" by Umaru Musa Yar'Adua, President of Nigeria, on behalf of the government and people of Nigeria, he is married to Oluranti I. Ademowo and they have children
Bayrami, Bayramiyya and Bayramilik refer to a Turkish Sufi order founded by Hajji Bayram in Ankara around the year 1400 as a combination of Khalwatī, Naqshbandī, Akbarī Sufi Orders. The order spread to the Ottoman capital Istanbul where there were several tekkes and into the Balkans; the order spread into Egypt where a tekke was found in the capital, Cairo. Although the order today is nonexistent, its influence can be seen in Aziz Mahmud Hudayi founder of the Jelveti order, the prolific writer and Muslim saint İsmail Hakkı Bursevî. Sufism Al Akbariyya Wahdat-ul-Wujood Naqshbandiyya Khalwatiyya Zahidiyye Jelveti Clayer, Muslim Brotherhood Networks, European History Online, Mainz: Institute of European History, 2011, retrieved: May 23, 2011. Ensel, Remco; the Role of the Bektashis in Turkey's National Struggle. Brill Academic Publishers. See pp. 21–22 Trimmingham, J. Spencer; the Sufi orders in Islam. Clarendon Press, Oxford. ISBN 0-19-826524-7