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Sam Brown

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. Samantha Brown, 7 October 1964, Stratford, London, England. The daughter of Joe Brown, Sam made her recording debut aged 12, on the Small Faces ’ 78 In The Shade. ...

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Brown Sam

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 525 words.

b. Samantha Brown, 7 October 1964, Stratford, London, England. The daughter of Joe Brown, Sam made her recording debut

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Sam Brown

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. Samantha Brown, 7 October 1964, Stratford, London, England. The daughter of Joe Brown, Sam made her recording debut aged 12, on the Small Faces ’ 78 In The Shade. ...

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Brown, Sam(uel T.)

Andrew Waggoner.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz; Contemporary Music. 330 words.

(b St. Louis, Jan 19, 1939; d Bloomington, IN, Dec 28, 1977). American electric guitarist. His father was a classical singer and multi-instrumentalist. He studied classical guitar...

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Robert Brown

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. 15 July 1910, Walnut Ridge, Arkansas, USA, d. 13 November 1966, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Brown’s numerous pseudonyms included ‘Washboard Sam’, ‘Ham Gravy’ and ‘Shuflin Sam’. In the...

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Alpheus

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. London, England. He developed a passion for singing when he witnessed soul legend Sam Cooke performing on television. Reggae singers, including Jamaicans Dennis Brown and Thriller U...

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Uttley, Alison (1884–1976)

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 594 words.

notably animal tales, continuing the tradition of Beatrix Potter. Her best-known characters include Little Grey Rabbit, Tim Rabbit, Little Brown Mouse, Little Red Fox, and Sam Pig. A...

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Peck, Maj.-Gen. Arthur Wharton

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 73 words.

CB 1919; CMG 1918

Born 1869; m Kathleen Halima (d 1946), d of late Colonel W. L. Chester; two s; died 16 Sept. 1948

late Indian Cavalry; Colonel of Sam...

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The Rise of African American Drama, 1822–79

Marvin McAllister.

in The Oxford Handbook of American Drama

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Literary Studies (19th Century). 8052 words.

This essay examines the history of the African American drama from 1822 to 1879. It provides evidence indicating the active theatrical self-definition of black writers and performers during...

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Lessey, Bob

in Oxford Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz; Contemporary Music. 123 words.

[Robert ]

(b British West Indies, March 16, 1910). American guitarist. His first professional engagement was with the orchestra of the trumpeter Tommy Jones in New York...

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Washboard Sam

Sean Elias.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1035 words.

songwriter, singer, and washboardist, was born Robert Brown in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas, one of three children fathered by Frank Broonzy, a former enslaved black American from Lawrence...

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Bennett, (Joseph) Buster

Robert L. Campbell, Eric LeBlanc and Howard Rye.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz; Contemporary Music. 472 words.

[Leap Frog ]

(b Pensacola, FL, March 19, 1914; d Houston, July 3, 1980). Alto, soprano, and tenor saxophonist, pianist, and leader. Details of his birth appear in his...

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Boysie Lowery and Howard High

Nick Catalano.

in Clifford Brown

May 2001; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: American Music. 4010 words.

In addition to its being a neighborhood that would produce future doctors, lawyers, and academics, the Wilmington east side also spawned more than its share of artists and musicians. One of...

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Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase modulates methyl metabolism and lignin monomer methylation in maize

Zhenying Wu, Hao Ren, Wangdan Xiong, Sanja Roje, Yuchen Liu, Kunlong Su and Chunxiang Fu.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

July 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 7678 words.

Abstract

The brown midrib2 (bm2) mutant of maize, which has a modified lignin composition, contains a mutation in the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase...

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Merely Rhetorical

Ivy G. Wilson.

in Specters of Democracy

June 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literature. 10921 words.

This chapter illustrates how Brown's understanding of the oratorical forms of rhetoric including addresses, debates, and speeches depends upon recognizing how he distinguishes “rhetoric...

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Savoy Sultans

Johnny Simmen.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz. 247 words.

Swing band. Led by Al Cooper, it was formed from a group for which Willie Bryant and John Hammond arranged an audition at the Savoy Ballroom, New York, where it became resident as the...

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Control of Linepithema micans (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) and Eurhizococcus brasiliensis (Hemiptera: Margarodidae) in Vineyards Using Toxic Baits

Aline Nondillo, Simone Andzeiewski, Flávio Bello Fialho, Odair Correa Bueno and Marcos Botton.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

August 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4657 words.

Linepithema micans (Forel) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) is the main ant species responsible for dispersal of Eurhizococcus brasiliensis (Wille) (Hemiptera: Margarodidae), a root...

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Foss, Sam Walter

David E. E. Sloane.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1213 words.

Foss, Sam Walter (19 June 1858–26 February 1911), poet and librarian, was born in Candia, New Hampshire, the son of Dyer Foss and Polly Hardy, farmers. Foss’s mother died when he was four....

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Most, Abe

in Oxford Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz; Contemporary Music. 297 words.

[Abraham ]

(b New York, Feb 27, 1920; d Los Angeles, October 10, 2002). American clarinetist, brother of Sam Most. He grew up in Atlantic City, New Jersey, from around the...

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