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  • In Rouen, the queens of hearts, diamonds and clubs were Rachel, mother of Joseph; Argine, an anagram of regina, the Latin word for queen; and Judith, of the Old Testament.

    THE HISTORY OF PLAYING CARDS

  • House Art Journal an occasional project by regina doman

    Theology for Infants, Part 1

  • Early leaders during this period included lillian wald, amelia greenwald, naomi deutsch, Blanche Pfefferkorn, and regina kaplan. rae landy and rose kaplan were the first American nurses in Palestine as hadassah was being established.

    Nursing in the United States.

  • Write to Regina Whitmore at regina. whitmore@dowjones.com

    Money-Fund Assets

  • Semiramide, Son regina, son guerriera, and the whole room applauded, a stifled outburst of wellbred acclamation which proved that the Faubourg Saint – Germain had been roused to enthusiasm by her singing.

    A Woman of Thirty

  • What was your greatest musical discovery? hm. regina spektor. paulo nutini. there are others, i'm sure.

    bebelua Diary Entry

  • Hinc quoque ad leucas duas, est ciuitas Israel, vbi olim morabatur pessima regina Iezabel, quam Dei iudicio equorum vngulis conculcatam, canes ferè vsque ad caluariam comederunt.

    The Voyages and Travels of Sir John Mandeville

  • Haberent autem competentem exitum circa insulam Amazoniæ, sed illum diligenter regina obseruat.

    The Voyages and Travels of Sir John Mandeville

  • Tanta est erga te mentis integritas, regina serenissima, —

    The Life of King Henry the Eighth

  • Hunc autem ritum obseruant: quolibet mane accipiunt duas pelues de auro, vel de argento, et vnam submittunt vrinæ bouis, et aliam stercori, de vrina lauant sibi faciem et oculos, et omnes 5. sensus: de stercore verò ponunt in vtròque oculo, posteà liniunt summitates genarum, et tertiò pectus, et ex tunc dicunt se sanctificatos pro toto die illo: et sicut facit populus, ita etiam facit rex et regina.

    The Journal of Friar Odoric

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