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Augusta bluegrass musician, mentor, Ed Hurt, remembered

...The famous Renfro Valley (Ky.) Barn Dance Show hired Hurt, but then World War II came along and he served in the South Pacific and was wounded and awarded a Purple Heart.After discharge he earned an announcer's license from the FCC and worked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-08/augusta-bluegrass-musician-me
Sound waves ring with familiarity in `South Pacific'

...Hammerstein's most popular musicals, South Pacific, is coming to the University...James Michener's Tales of the South Pacific, a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel...plays Nellie, said the appeal of South Pacific is its familiarity. "It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/11/08/met_200442.shtml
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Fred Harper

...Leavie Bell Harper and had 2 brothers, Franklin and Tommy. He was in the Navy during World War II seeing much of the South Pacific from his post as an electrician on an LST. He married Doris Jean Shaw on January 18, 1954 in Atlanta, GA; and prior...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169476513
Herbert McKenzie Jr.

...Georgia Military College and the University of Georgia. He was a World War II US Army Veteran having served in the South Pacific and Japan. He was in the Consumer Finance field from 1946 until 1970, went into banking until a merger in 1975 and...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169630467
Herbert McKenzie Jr.

...Georgia Military College and the University of Georgia. He was a World War II US Army Veteran having served in the South Pacific and Japan. He was in the Consumer Finance field from 1946 until 1970, went into banking until a merger in 1975 and...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169617391
Common sense points the way to real economic recovery

...Agency, to name a few. But in the training of our children, we note that Rodgers and Hammerstein's unforgettable South Pacific lyric "they have to be carefully taught" applies with equal, if not more, vigor to this bias. SINCE SEVERAL more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-10-26/common-sense-poi
South Pacific setting provides films with ideal island scenery

...has been making forays to the South Pacific. Whether it was to bring war to Bali Hai in South Pacific or adventure among the palms in...but hiding from society in the South Pacific. It mixes romantic comedy with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/15/uhl_2807.shtml
Steven Uhles
Robert O'Connor Sr.

...attended Newark College of Engineering from 1938-1940 and proudly served his country in the US Navy during WWII in the South Pacific Theater. After the war, Mr. O Connor went to grad school at The University of New Jersey, Rutgers. After finishing...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000168093056
Tropical tribulations

...Hammerstein's World War II musical South Pacific has more to offer than a tattooed...semi-autobiographical Tales of the South Pacific, uses the tropical backdrop of...Forbush to life. She said that South Pacific is one of those rare pieces that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/27/app_366096.shtml
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Mir stabilized for final descent

...Mir's fiery descent into the South Pacific, Russian ground controllers powered...minutes to send the station into the South Pacific between Australia and Chile...in controlled descent into the South Pacific. On March 22, ground controllers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/23/tec_309454.shtml
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