Muncie's Hamer Shafer dies
- Untitled. // Trailer / Body Builders;Apr2005, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p58
Presents photographs of several executives of truck equipment manufacturer Muncie Power Products, taken during the anniversary celebration of the company at the Work Truck Show held in Indianapolis, Indiana on March 2-4, 2005. Hamer Shafer; Phyllis Shafer; Dave Roberts.
- A history of hydraulics. // Trailer / Body Builders;Oct2006, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p78
The article provides historical accounts on hydraulic components in the U.S., particularly in the innovations made by Muncie Power Products in the 1930s. Trucks were smaller, simpler and less capable during the Great Depression. In 1935, the newly formed Muncie Parts Manufacturing Co. hired...
- Thank you, Jimmie Heuga. // Momentum (19403410);Spring2011, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p16
The article presents an obituary for Olympic skiing medalist Jimmie Heuga, who also became known for advocating the value of exercise for people with multiple sclerosis.
- Deaths. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Feb2011, Vol. 85 Issue 2, p58
The article presents obituaries for Leo J. Gehrig, former physician and former director of the American Hospital Association's Washington, D.C. office and for Stephen A. Morris, the former president of the American Hospital Association's board of trustees.
- Bernadine P. Healy. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Oct2011, Vol. 85 Issue 10, p62
The article presents an obituary for Bernadine P. Healy, the former director of the U.S. National Institute of Health.
- Deaths. // Christian Century;1/29/97, Vol. 114 Issue 4, p94
Reports on the deaths of religious individuals in the United States for the week ending in January 29, 1997. Ursula M. Niebuhr, founder and chairwoman of Barnard College's religion department; Harry C. Spencer, a pioneer communicator in the United Methodist Church; Milton B. Engebretson, sixth...
- Obituaries A-C. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2001, p72
Presents brief obituaries for Sid Abel, Joey Adams, Carl Albert, Rafael Alberti, Steve Allen, Yehuda Amichai, Hafez al-Assad, Hoyt Axton, Sirimavo Bandaranaike, Ian Bannen, Paul Bartel, Leonard Baskin, Giorgio Bassani, Daisy Bates, Tex Beneke, Mary Kay Bergman, Rose Bird, Habib Bourguiba, Bill...
- Obituaries D-G. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2001, p72
Presents brief obituaries for Clifton Daniel, Rick Danko, Sir Robin Day, Donald Dewar, Pham Van Dong, David Dukes, Abulfaz Elchibey, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Amintore Fanfani, Richard Farnsworth, Tom Fears, Joao Baptista de Figueiredo, Penelope Fitzgerald, Sir Vivian Fuchs, Vittorio Gassman,...
- Obituaries L-N. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2001, p73
Presents brief obituaries for Hedy Lamarr, Tom Landry, Jacob Lawrence, Bob Lemon, Edward H. Levi, Alexander Liberman, Larry Linville, Desmond Llewelyn, Julie London, Jeff MacNelly, Meredith MacRae, Nancy Marchand, Helen Martin, Walter Matthau, William Maxwell, Curtis Mayfield, David Merrick,...