False alarmsMarch 9, 2018 - FireEngineering.com
A fireman could retire nicely in his old age if he could dispose of his experience for what it cost him. Lieutenant Maidenswoon: “When I was bom my father wanted me to be a farmer and my mother wanted me to be a doctor. So they had the nurse place a...
US Secretary of State Congratulates Kenyan Government, Opposition on PactMarch 10, 2018 - Latin American Herald Tribune
NAIROBI – The visiting US Secretary of State Rex Tillerman congratulated Kenya's president and the opposition leader on Friday for reaching an agreement to resolve the political crisis that began with the August 2017 elections. “While we know...
Cat Stevens - Tea for the Tillerman
(c) Island Records, Circa 1970.
Los Angeles Fire Department Vintage Training Film "The Tillerman" 1 of 2
Unknown Date. Training video from the Los Angeles Fire Department, on how to be a Tillerman. Please excuse the quality, this is a digitized copy of a vhs transfer from very old film stock.
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Seventeen Against the DealerSimon and Schuster. 2013
Do you have to lose everything to see what truly matters? Find out in the seventh and final installment of Cynthia Voigt’s Tillerman cycle. Dicey Tillerman has big dreams. She’s started a boatbuilding business, and she’s determined to prove she can succeed on her own. That’s why she resists the offer of help from Cisco, the mysterious stranger who turns up one day at her shop. But running a business doesn’t leave much time for the people Dicey treasures—her grandmother, her younger siblings, and her boyfriend, Jeff. Then it turns out that Dicey has placed her trust with the wrong person. Suddenly she stands to lose everything....Has Dicey discovered too late what really matters to her? Cynthia Voigt deftly navigates nuances of identity and resilience in this triumphant conclusion to...
HomecomingSimon and Schuster. 2013
The iconic start to the timeless, Newbery-winning series from Cynthia Voigt. “It’s still true.” That’s the first thing James Tillerman says to his older sister, Dicey, every morning. It’s still true that their mother has abandoned the four Tillermans in a mall parking lot somewhere in the middle of Connecticut. It’s still true that they have to find their own way to Great-aunt Cilla’s house in Bridgeport. It’s still true that they need to spend as little as possible on food and seek shelter anywhere that is out of view of the authorities. It’s still true that the only way they can hope to all stay together is to just keep moving forward. Deep down, Dicey hopes they can find someone to trust, someone who will take them in and love them. But she’s afraid it’s just too much to hope for....