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Charles Li wins spelling bee for second year in a row

...National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. in May. He also won a new dictionary, an online subscription to Encyclopedia Britannica and a $250 pre-paid Visa Card.Charles, 12, said he spent hours memorizing vocabulary words and practicing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-07/charles-li-wins-spelling-
Stevens Creek fifth-grader wins regional spelling bee

...include a $250 Visa gift card, a Web ster's New International Dic tionary, a one-year subscription to Encyclopedia Britannica online, and an all-expenses-paid trip to the national competition.Contestants in the regional bee represented...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-01/stevens-creek-fifth-grader-wi
Spelling Bee this morning

...Washington, D.C., the qualifying champion will receive Webster's Third New International Dictionary and its Addenda Section, a $100 Series EE U.S. Savings Bond and a one-year online subscription to encyclopedia Britannica.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-03-05/spelling-bee-coming-saturday
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Running convention takes mix of technologies

NEW YORK -- The wiring at the Republican National Convention is rich enough to download the entire Encyclopedia Britannica in roughly 30 seconds. More noteworthy, though, is what the gathering lacks: Wi-Fi wireless networks for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/02/liv_427262.shtml
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Guinness Book of Records founder McWhirter dead at 78

...1981) and "Guinness: The Stories behind the Records" (1982). He contributed items on athletics to the Encyclopedia Britannica, edited the magazine Athletics World from 1952-57 and appeared regularly on the classic BBC's "Record Breakers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/21/art_412864.shtml
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Comcast targets Internet 'abusers' but won't reveal limits

...consume more than a terabyte of data each month - equal to about 1,000 gigabytes, or 1,000 copies of the Encyclopedia Britannica. Many run Web servers or offer copyright music or videos. Thirty minutes of high-quality video can consume...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/31/liv_402906.shtml
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Pupil prepares for national bee

...247 other winners of local competitions for prizes including $10,000 in cash, a loving cup, a set of the Encyclopedia Britannica, a year's subscription to Britannica online and a $1,000 savings bond. All spellers, even those who miss...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/29/met_315589.shtml
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Computer manufacturing and services to thrive in 1999

...durable goods such as cars and refrigerators. One early victim of the sea change: encyclopedia publishers. Encyclopedia Britannica's sales have fallen by more than 50 percent since 1990, after Microsoft began giving away it's CD-ROM...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/27/bus_251410.shtml
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1999 brings unexpected difficulty date

...written in Roman numerals, but nothing more contemporary. In desperation, she dug out a 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica. "It tells you everything you'd want to know about Roman numbers," she says. Except how to write the year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/31/ent_248832.shtml
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Friends, Romans, countrymen can't agree on spelling of 1999

...written in Roman numerals, but nothing more contemporary. In desperation, she dug out a 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica. "It tells you everything you'd want to know about Roman numbers," she says. Except how to write the year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/30/tec_248809.shtml
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