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What do you deem most memorable about Augusta's past 50 years?

...conviction.? The loss of the last vestige of the old Hampton Terrace hotel, the old hunting lodge (and once home of writer Edison Marshall), Seven Gables, in a fire.? Bobby Jones Expressway construction and completion.? The Jim Williams' trial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-18/what-do-you-deem-most-memorab
Nobels didn't look in my head

...100-watters are terrible. I want my incandescent bulbs back. They were cheap, easy and packed at the factory by no less than Tom Edison himself.Then there's the chemistry prize. Two Americans and a German were awarded the Nobel for finding a way to make microscopes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-12/nobels-didnt-look-my-head
Ramblin' Rhodes: Celebrate Edison, who gave us gift of music recordings

...on Feb. 19, 1878, that Thomas Alva Edison was granted patent No. 200,521 for...three minutes.I have no idea whether Edison played a musical instrument or sang privately...1878, The Chronicle reported, "THOMAS EDISON is an Ohio man, thirty-one years old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-02-19/ramblin-rhodes-celebr
Electrolux to buy GE Appliances in $3.3B deal

...devices to people for its entire 122-year history, starting with the light bulb, which was invented by company founder Thomas Edison. But in the first half of this year, GE's appliances and lighting division accounted for just 8 percent of the company's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-08/electrolux-buy-ge-applianc
Edison's work to be preserved

...Marveling at the magnitude of Thomas Edison's genius, Hillary Rodham Clinton said...preservation. The first lady toured the Edison National Historic Site to see the technological wonders that Edison first tapped in his laboratory and factory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/15/tec_233450.shtml
XXX Technology
Adds information on Thomas Edison

...to know a few more facts about Thomas Edison: - He was home schooled. His public...second-floor lab caught fire. - When Edison was much older and running a successful...Austria-Hungary to seek apprenticeship with Edison. The young man was Nikola Tesla, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/11/edi_203874.shtml
Editorials
Edison abandons plan to ship nuclear reactor vessel around Cape

SAN DIEGO -- Southern California Edison on Tuesday abandoned a plan to send a...of nuclear waste in U.S. history. Edison blamed a series of delays that came as...ocean between Los Angeles and San Diego. Edison will explore other options to get the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/04/met_403326.shtml
Metro
Edison Project's power raises new album high

...full-length release by Augusta act The Edison Project, is an artful reminder of the...heard. Although a relatively young band, Edison Project seems to understand that, in...Do You Remember is a far more subdued Edison experience, it exemplifies that same...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/09/mus_138919.shtml
Music
Edison Brothers names new CEO

ST. LOUIS -- Edison Brothers Stores Inc. on Tuesday named Lawrence E. Honig...replaces Alan Miller, who agreed in July to step down when Edison emerged from bankruptcy protection. Edison emerged from bankruptcy court protection Sept. 26...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/14/bus_220567.shtml
Business
The Edison Project

...drums, head bowed in concentration, Edison Project drummer Zach Swenson furrows his...is such a new thing for all of us," Edison singer Dave Firmin said during a break...all manner of auditory possibilities. Edison Project guitarist Rino Mendoza said that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/21/liv_113177.shtml
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