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Kirby: More notes from hither and yon in postcards

It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling.- Mark Twain Still rolling across America were Paul and Cherry Perdue, of Evans, wanted to see the Braves play the Red Sox in Boston's Fenway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-13/kirby-more-notes-hither-and-y
Last two supercentenarians have seen world of changes

...have seen war destroy landmarks and cities and have seen them rebuilt. They witnessed the Gilded Age, a term coined by Mark Twain, and the dawn of civil rights, the rise and fall of the fascists and Benito Mussolini, the first polio vaccines and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-04/world-apart-2-women-birthdates-1800
The Artside: Sometimes paintings tell more than what's obvious

...academic classicist and a friend of such noted artists as Augustus Saint-Gaudens and John Singer Sargent, as well as Mark Twain, who was best man at his 1879 wedding to Elizabeth Merrill in Paris.Millet was also a dear friend of Archibald Butt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-28/artside-sometimes-pai
Jay Leno, John Fogerty coming to Bell Auditorium

...Sciences' Broadcasting Hall of Fame, being named most popular star on television by the Harris Poll and awarded the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.Tickets for both events are available...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-02/jay-leno-john-fogerty-coming
'The Augusta Chronicle' has been working to earn your trust since 1785

American humorist Mark Twain once said, "The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated," after reading his obituary in a New York newspaper.I suppose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-05/augusta-chronicle-has-been-wo
Two centures of 'the greatest hits' of Augusta

...things I can tell you about the speaker. First, he has never been arrested. And second, I don't know why ...? Mark Twain As most of you know, The Augusta Chronicle has been around a long time ? 229 years as of last month. With that in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bill-kirby/2014-09-11/two-centures-greatest-hi
Apple's iOS 8 upgrade makes typing on iPhone much simpler

...aspect about QuickType and all the other keyboards is their inability to anticipate punctuation marks.When I type, "As Mark Twain once said," I have to go back to add a comma after tapping on "said." If these keyboards were really smart, they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-11-22/apples-ios-8-upgrade-makes-typing-i
Yamma Brown pens book about Godfather of Soul

...Publisher announced Wednesday it has acquired Hijuelos' Twain and Stanley Enter Paradise, based on the friendship between Mark Twain and the explorer Sir Henry Morton Stanley. Grand Central will also publish Hijuelos' Another Spaniard in the Works...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-08-03/yamma-brown-pens-book-ab
Local author voices Uncle Remus on CD

...Turner has done other voice work, such as a recording of Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn and voice characters for commercials...learning more."I was surprised to find out that (Mark Twain) was a huge fan of Harris," he said. "He said of Harris...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2013-12-12/local-author-voices-uncl
Loser leaders

Will Rogers and Mark Twain were legendary for scathing, cutting reviews of this nation's leaders."There is no distinctly American criminal class ? except...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-11-10/loser-leaders