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Aiken couple carry on tradition of Sir Big Spur

...Albertelli, who is 70.Snelling said the couple had originally hoped to pass the day-to-day care of Sir Big Spur over to Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in Columbia. She said the zoo's curator wasn't a fan of the idea: He's a Clemson grad.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-12/aiken-couple-carry-tradit
Exhibit captures 75 years of 'Gone With the Wind'

...barring racial slurs, most notably the n-word, likely saved the movie, said Steve Wilson, the Ransom Center's film curator."If that word had stayed in, it would probably have been so offensive we wouldn't even be watching it anymore," he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/movies/2014-09-11/exhibit-captures-75-yea
Museum honors America's sideshow past

BALTIMORE -- Most curators dream of stocking their museums with Picassos, Rodins or golden...fragile-looking black prostheses propped up on two small pieces of wood. The curators only answer with smiles. "Is it fake?" customers ask of Abraham...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/12/biz_363599.shtml
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Museum honors America's sideshow past

BALTIMORE -- Most curators dream of stocking their museums with Picassos, Rodins or golden...fragile-looking black prostheses propped up on two small pieces of wood. The curators only answer with smiles. "Is it fake?" customers ask of Abraham...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/11/biz_363425.shtml
XXX Bizarre
Missouri to discuss realignment

COLUMBIA, Mo. - The Missouri Board of Curators has set a public meeting for Thursday morning followed by an...spokeswoman Jennifer Hollingshead told the Columbia Tribune the curator's meeting "primarily has nothing to do with athletics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2011-09-20/missouri-discuss-realignm
Changes coming to 403(b) retirement savings plans

NEW YORK - Teachers, health care professionals, museum curators and others who work for nonprofit employers will soon see changes in their retirement plans. The Internal Revenue Service in July...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/26/fin_141066.shtml
Finance
Star Wars spacecraft to visit Smithsonian

...Smithsonian's most popular museum. But curators say it has earned its space by sparking...to give them a good fantasy," said curator Mary Henderson, who is also writing a...museum opened each day for 11 months. Curators had an idea how popular their planned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/13/liv_201269.shtml
Life & style
Exhibition pays tribute to pop-culture artists

...scorn from serious art critics and museum curators. "When someone comes up with a unique...American history," said Anne Umland, curator of the exhibit. "The artists closely...1960s," said Ms. Umland, assistant curator of the Museum of Modern Art's department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/18/ent_242227.shtml
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Mementos can be hard to find

...borrow. In an increasingly competitive music museum market, curators are having to scour a variety of sources to find the items...the business of buying pieces," said Joseph Johnson, the curator of music and popular culture at the museum. "What I hope...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/14/met_326354.shtml
Metro
Rants and raves

...of the cities selected to have it. If you have not taken time to see it, please do so, as it will be leaving soon. The curators are very informative and helpful. THIS IS A RANT to the person who wrote in, "Someone needs to put Grover Tuten on a strict...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2004-05-19/rants-and-raves
Metro | Rants and raves