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Cape

Spirit of the Cape. (See page 14, col. 1, Adamastor.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Cape of StormsCapfull of Wind A B C D E F G H I J K L M N…

James Hodge CODDING

CODDING, James Hodge, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Pike Township, Bradford County, Pa., July 8, 1849; moved to Towanda, Pa., in 1854; attended the Susquehanna Collegiate Institut…

Cape Verde

U.S. Department of State Background Note Cape Verde Index: Geography People History Government and Political Conditions Economy Foreign Relations U.S.-Cape Verdean Relations Sponsored Li…

Cape of Storms

(See Storms.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Capel CourtCape A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Related ContentAllu…

Cape Verde

Cape Verde Profile More Geographic Information Country Profiles Flags World Geography World Statistics U.S. State Profiles U.S. Cities U.S. Geography U.S. Statistics …

Bulls and red capes

The Question: Are bulls really enraged by the color red? The Answer: No. In fact, bulls are color blind. When, at a bullfight, a bull ch…

Pelorus Cape di Faro,

a promontory of Sicily. (Virgil AEneid, iii. 6, 7.) As when the force Of subterranean wind transports a hill Torn from Pelorus. Milton: Paradise Lost, bk. i. 232. Source: Dictionary of …

Greene, Sarah Pratt McLean

Greene, Sarah Pratt McLean[1856-1935](1)Born at Simsbury, Connecticut, July 3, 1856 and educated at McLean Academy and at Mount Holyoke College. She is chiefly known as the author of "Cape Co…