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  • The church was in Sandy Bottom, named in the 1950s for the ash that fell on the area from steel mills.

    Underdawgs David Woods 2010

  • Sandy Bottom was populated by transients, drug dealers, and bootleggers.

    Underdawgs David Woods 2010

  • Sandy Bottom faced nearly all the problems that a neighborhood can face—from drugs to economic decline, from poverty to youth in trouble, from unemployment to absentee landlords.

    Underdawgs David Woods 2010

  • Originally uploaded by SweetPeaCupcakes All the adorable Sandy Bottom cupcakes from SweetPeaCupcakes:

    Archive 2007-05-01 2007

  • Federal Hill, which looks over Sandy Bottom to Marye's Heights, a thousand yards away.

    Recollections of a Virginian in the Mexican, Indian, and Civil wars, 1894

  • Postmaster-General like quietly slipping into a place like Sandy Bottom and catching the postmaster reading over the postal cards and committing them to memory.

    Comic History of the United States Bill Nye 1873

  • We fell in with this Coast 21 Leagues to the Westward of Straits Le Mair, and ranged the coast from thence to the Strait within 2 or 3 Leagues of the Land, and had soundings all the way from 40 to 20 fathoms, a Gravelly and Sandy Bottom.

    Captain Cook's Journal During the First Voyage Round the World James Cook 1753

  • "It's not a simple project," said Sandy Bottom biologist Dawn Currier. - Breaking news 2010

  • The new cages increased the number at Sandy Bottom to 12. - Breaking news 2010

  • The direct punishment was comparatively mild: “a term of imprisonment of two years which was suspended for three years’ unsupervised probation,” plus a fine of $250, and an order “to stay away from the North Carolina Arboretum and from a location known as Sandy Bottom.”

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Hate Crimes Laws, Anti-Gay Views, and Public Accountants: 2009


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    November 13, 2009