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The Sweet Shop has more than 230 jars of old-fashioned sweets and makes 23 varieties of fudge on the premises.
Old-Fashioned Community Day starts at noon and ends at 5 p.
The percentage of Americans who believe religion can answer all or most of today's problems has fluctuated since the mid-1970s, as has the number who believe religion is old-fashioned and out of date.
Young lady', however, is the only phrase "now avoided in polite use except among some old-fashioned speakers".
She said: "My father was an old-fashioned traditional man who will never be able to see his grandson growing up.
Students completed questionnaires measuring old-fashioned and modern racism (McConahay, 1986), old-fashioned and modern sexism (Swim, Aikin, Hall, & Hunter, 2000), and attitudes toward homosexuals (Kite & Deaux, 1986) the first day of class, placed their responses in an envelope, sealed it, and passed the envelope to the instructor.
Compiled by Intercollegiate Studies Institute, All American Colleges: Top Schools For Conservatives, Old-Fashioned Liberals, and People of Faith is a practical, no-nonsense profile of fifty colleges especially suitable for prospective students with specific values and educational goals--ones who seek learning grounded in concepts of liberty, and education as an enrichment in the process of understanding what it means to be a "good" or "free" person.
Ms Hall, the Liberal Democrat energy spokesperson in the European Parliament, has been lobbying for an EU-wide ban on old-fashioned incandescent light bulbs.
based in Castro Valley, California, in 2003, Louis and Sandra Langston could not help noticing that all the rage among the patrons was the old-fashioned tea cakes served at breakfast and at weekly teas.
For good and bad, the film has the feel of an old-fashioned studio epic, full of sumptuous eye candy, window dressing and Western ideas about Eastern elegance.
How to Cook Like a Jewish Grandmother: Old-Fashioned Jewish Recipes is a cookbook focused on plain, old-fashioned taste.
Royal backing for 'good old-fashioned home economics':Calls for more cookery in Welsh schools have been gathering pace in the past couple of years.