Page 1 of 22 - About 216 essays
  • Short Story : Chapter 1

    705 Words  | 3 Pages

    and men fighting themselves and each other along with spine-tingling stories about ghosts and Indians that intimidated the settlers. If they were true, it did not matter. He encountered trappers, settlers, missionaries, pioneers, mountain men, lumberjacks and timber growers, farmers and their families who passed on any news since their last visit to the mill. He could judge what kind of men they were. The sneaks and cheats who ran away from their responsibilities, going to reinvent themselves in

  • Lumberjack Research Paper

    410 Words  | 2 Pages

    The Lumberjack. “Complaints force frat’s eviction” December 11, 1980 There is no mention of Pearl Harbor in this school newspaper volume. This volume gives the reader information about the upcoming breaks and what to do as the campus is closing. There are also a few small articles about job hiring, music in the sky dome, and building meet fire codes. The Lumberjack. “Taylor Hall Ransacked over Break,” January 15, 1981 Once again there is no mention of Pearl Harbor in this volume of the school

  • History Of The Lumber Industry

    362 Words  | 2 Pages

    industry in the world. Lumber was a very important to the people of early Minnesota, because of the harsh winters the people faced. When lumberjacks would go out to eat food they would use a type of language that most people wouldn't understand. Some of the words they used were like sweat pads which meant pancakes, and blackjack which was coffee. The lumberjacks used old but up to date tools at this time. The tools include cross cut saws, iron axes, logging chains, and hooks. A very important person

  • History Of The 20th Engineer

    1301 Words  | 6 Pages

    20the Engineer Battalion and ending with the conclusion of Desert Storm/Desert Shield. Thru out the Battalions history, I hope to show some of the most notable events and accomplishments of the Lumberjacks. Condite et Pugnate (Build and Fight) Keywords: Engineer Battalion, Engineer Regiment, Lumberjacks History of the 20th Engineer Battalion The 20th Engineer Battalion (20th En Bn) holds a vast history in the Corps of Engineers from its start as the largest Engineer Regiment in history at the start

  • Old Spice Ad

    932 Words  | 4 Pages

    like a Man, Man For years Old Spice has been the immediate brand that comes to mind when anyone mentions a manly fragrance. The first advertisement is a poster created by Old Spice that shows a man in the bathtub with bubbles on him depicting a lumberjack. The second image shows a nerdy guy that is revealed to be a rock star deep down. Both of these advertisements were produced by Old Spice to promote one of their products called “After Hours” body wash. Old Spice has found the ability to make every

  • UNC Asheville Villanova Case Study

    446 Words  | 2 Pages

    14th-seeded Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks pounded West Virginia 70-56. Clide Geffrard added 14 points for Stephen F. Austin (25-8). The Lumberjacks beat WVU at its own game, forcing 22 turnovers that led to 29 points for the Lumberjacks. The Mountaineers turned the ball over on six straight possessions in the first half, which led to a drought over 10 minutes long spanning the two halves. The win was the biggest victory in school history for Stephen F. Austin. The Lumberjacks will take on Notre Dame.

  • American Sign Language ( Asl )

    1686 Words  | 7 Pages

    lumberjack’s appearance. The signer describes the lumberjacks’ large muscles and large chest; he describes the plaid shirt the lumberjack is wearing as well. Locative Classifiers (LCL) are representing an object in a specific place and sometimes movement. The handshape is given followed by spatial or locative information. In the story “TIMBER” the signer uses several Locative classifiers, one of them is when he shows the forest being in front of the lumberjack. Another classifier is the Semantic Classifier

  • Personal Narrative: Becoming Insane

    446 Words  | 2 Pages

    their siblings being pulled away on machinery? A rustle in the canopy awakened me from my thoughts. Something caught my attention. A lumberjack suddenly appeared. “Help!” I yelled out. “Jeff, what is it?” Burt asked. “Lumberjack!” I screeched. “Jeff, don’t worry, it’s just a nightmare,” Burt spoke calmly. I thought that was a strange thing to say. The lumberjack advanced, and drove his chainsaw into my trunk. The pain was unimaginable. “The pain, the pain!” I sobbed. “Jeff, it’s going to be okay

  • Personal Narrative: My Life In Dayton, Ohio

    294 Words  | 2 Pages

    work as an apothecary at the local drugstore and Tom makes boots at the leather shop. My life has been complicated because my father was a lumberjack and he wanted me to become a lumberjack. I was interested in medicine so I become an apprentice at the drugstore. I worked as an apprentice every morning and then still worked until late in the evening as a lumberjack. I slept very little for several years until I finally got a job at the drugstore. I have enjoyed working in Dayton, but I think I will

  • Canterbury Tales Character Analysis

    1139 Words  | 5 Pages

    poor qualities, the Miller is all around hard-featured. He is symbolic to a lumberjack, who is “big of brawn, “big of bone,” and “broad of build” (26). The Miller’s beard is “as any sow or fox,” red (26). This simile adds support to his features of a lumberjack because most lumberjacks contain thick colorful beards. There is a mention “of the ram” that he “never fail[s],” which adds context to the symbolization of a lumberjack because most mountain men have either rams or bullhorn sheep. Chaucer