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United States reformer who led moral crusades against art and literature that he considered obscene (1844-1915)

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In addition, the painting depicts John Winfield, Corrado De Gasperis, and Ron James, directors of the Comstock Foundation.
Under plans now being debated, the property owned by Comstock Homes would be combined with about three acres the district wants to purchase from St.
Here we have an organism living in close association with us that has coevolved in the intestine [altering a sugar via] a mammalian-like pathway," says Comstock.
Was the sailor Samuel Comstock a devil incarnate or just an over-romantic boy, a helplessly muddled youth or a callow adventurer with a streak of cruelty?
Comstock provides advanced technology and methodology in prospecting, lead capturing and relationship building through automated marketing programs to more than 22,000 real estate professionals in over 500 real estate offices in 37 states and Canada.
The acquisition of Comstock Systems is based on Hitachi's policy of positioning storage management software as one of its software business' priority products, and the primary purpose of the acquisition is to accelerate software development by establishing a storage management software development center in the United States.
It has been Comstock's position that the patent applies to most directional drilling operations as they currently are conducted and that companies engaged in the business of horizontal directional drilling without a license agreement with Comstock are infringing on the patent.
51) Although miners and middle-class Red Men rationalized risk in profoundly different ways, all classes of white men on the Comstock could, at celebrated moments, affirm a common identity as manly risk-takers.
This is an exciting and opportune time to be acquiring Comstock, when the outlook for Canadian infrastructure construction is projected to rebound; we see great opportunities over the next few years, particularly in the Energy, Pipeline Facilities, and Institutional sectors," stated Mr.
The Donovan Mill represents some of the more important and lasting technological innovations that made the name Comstock a legend in the mining industry," said Corrado De Gasperis, chairman of the Board of the Comstock Foundation.
Last year, Comstock told Underground Construction the expiration date is Sept.
Author of ``The Young Person's Guide to the Opera,'' Ariane Csonka Comstock will offer two free presentations on opera appreciation for the nonindoctrinated - one directed toward children, and the other for adults.
July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comstock Foundation for History and Culture is pleased to announce that it has received approval from the Internal Revenue Service for its 501(c)(3) non-profit status as a charitable organization.
Comstock contends that the patent applies to most directional drilling operations as they currently are executed, and that companies engaged in horizontal directional drilling without a license agreement with Comstock likely are infringing on the patent.