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  2. Red Cross parcel - Wikipedia

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    The route from Iberia to the South of France was not safe. The Red Cross ship SS Padua was damaged by British bombing in Genoa in 1942 and then sunk by a mine outside Marseilles in October 1943. The SS Embla was bombed by British aircraft on 6 April 1944 causing a fire, and the same ship was attacked again on 20 April 1944, by American B-26 ...

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    Featured articles are considered to be some of the best articles Wikipedia has to offer, as determined by Wikipedia's editors.They are used by editors as examples for writing other articles.

  4. Pabst Brewing Company - Wikipedia

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    Paul Kalmanovitz, a self-made beer and real-estate baron, purchased the Pabst Brewing company in 1985 for $63 million in a hostile takeover through the auspices of his holding company S&P Co.; S&P Co.'s first brewery was Maier Brewing Company, purchased in 1958.

  5. Mars One - Wikipedia

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    Mars One was a small private Dutch organization that received money from investors by claiming it would use it to land the first humans on Mars and leave them there to establish a permanent human colony.

  6. List of programs previously broadcast by NBC - Wikipedia

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    The Cube (1969) Daniel Boone (1964–70) Dark Shadows ... Route 66 (1960–64) Run for Your Life ... (a.k.a. Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall) (1955–67) Pink Lady and ...

  7. Pressure - Wikipedia

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    Pressure (symbol: p or P) is the force applied perpendicular to the surface of an object per unit area over which that force is distributed.: 445 Gauge pressure (also spelled gage pressure) is the pressure relative to the ambient pressure.

  8. Timeline of United States inventions (1890–1945) - Wikipedia

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    1928 Ice cube tray. An ice cube tray is a tray divided into compartments. It is designed to be filled with water, then placed in a freezer until the water freezes to ice, producing ice cubes. The first flexible ice cube tray was invented by Lloyd Groff Copeman in 1928. 1928 Bubble gum

  9. Jerry Lewis - Wikipedia

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    Jerry Lewis (born Joseph Levitch; March 16, 1926 – August 20, 2017) was an American comedian, actor, filmmaker, humanitarian and singer. Nicknamed "The King of Comedy", he is regarded as one of the most significant American cultural figures of the 20th century and was widely known for his "kid" and "idiot" persona.