Miro Zalar

This biography of a living person needs additional citations for verification. Please help by adding reliable sources. Contentious material about living persons that is unsourced or poorly sourced must be removed immediately, especially if potentially libelous or harmful. (January 2013) (Learn how and when to remove this template message) Kazimir (“Miro”) Zalar (born 24 March 1957 in Ljubljana) is a …

Witchcraft in Orkney

Most witch trials in Orkney were held in St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall. Witchcraft in Orkney possibly has its roots in the settlement of Norsemen on the archipelago in around the eighth century. Until the early modern period magical powers were accepted as part of the general lifestyle, but witch hunts began on the mainland of Scotland in about 1550, and …

Colony Center, California

Colony Center is a former settlement in Merced County, California.[1] It was located 3 miles (4.8 km) northeast of Dos Palos.[1] A post office operated at Colony Center from 1905 to 1906.[1] The name comes from the agricultural concern, Dos Palos Colony.[1] References[edit] ^ a b c d Durham, David L. (1998). California’s Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern …

Frakes Aviation

Frakes Aviation was founded by J. Fred Frakes in the late 1960s, and is located in Cleburne, Texas, United States. When founded, the company’s main activity was converting radial engine powered airplanes to gas turbine engines. The company continued operations in this area of aviation into the mid-1980s, converting various airplanes. Frakes’ most significant projects were the re-engineering of two …