Pioneers

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Mount Diablo Silverado Council - Wolfeboro Pioneers
... The Wolfeboro Pioneers are one of the few surviving local BSA honor societies in the United States that has not been absorbed by the Order of the Arrow ... The Wolfeboro Pioneers is a Boy Scout camping honor society based out of Camp Wolfeboro near Arnold, California ... Today, only a handful of minor organizations, the Wolfeboro Pioneers among them, exist in the United States ...
Sri Lanka Army Pioneer Corps - History
... The Ceylon Army Pioneer Corps was raised on 5 July 1959 with a large strength of 14,000 men ... The unit is part of the Volunteer Force and was based on the Royal Pioneer Corps ... The Pioneer Corps was able to bring back normalcy in the harbour and other establishments, and the country was saved from starvation as foreign ships ...
List Of Quantitative Analysts - Pioneers
... economist, Social choice theory Louis Bachelier, (1870–1946), French mathematician, Pioneer of financial mathematics Fischer Black, (January 11, 1938 ... co-designed the Brennan-Schwartz interest rate model, and pioneer of real options theory ...
Ski Mountaineers - History - Pioneers
... The sport's pioneers include John "Snowshoe" Thompson, perhaps the earliest modern ski mountaineer, a prolific traveler who used skis to deliver the mail at least twice a month up and over the steep ...
List Of Ohio State Symbols - State Slogan
... In the case of the quarter, it reads Birthplace of aviation pioneers ... The addition of pioneers on the quarter's version, denotes space as well as air travel, as Ohio has been the birthplace of 24 NASA astronauts ... Ohio's notable astronautical pioneers include John Glenn, the third human and first American to orbit the Earth Neil Armstrong, who as a member of the Apollo 11 mission, was the first person to ...

Famous quotes containing the word pioneers:

    Printer, philosopher, scientist, author and patriot, impeccable husband and citizen, why isn’t he an archetype? Pioneers, Oh Pioneers! Benjamin was one of the greatest pioneers of the United States. Yet we just can’t do with him. What’s wrong with him then? Or what’s wrong with us?
    —D.H. (David Herbert)

    The emancipation of today displays itself mainly in cigarettes and shorts. There is even a reaction from the ideal of an intellectual and emancipated womanhood, for which the pioneers toiled and suffered, to be seen in painted lips and nails, and the return of trailing skirts and other absurdities of dress which betoken the slave-woman’s intelligent companionship.
    Sylvia Pankhurst (1882–1960)

    We are the pioneers of the world; the advance-guard, sent on through the wilderness of untried things, to break a new path in the New World that is ours.
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)