Thoms

Thoms

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Adah Belle (ca. 1870–1943). Nursing author, educator, and crusader for equal opportunity for blacks in nursing. Her work included efforts to have black nurses accepted as members of the Red Cross and campaigning for equal rights for black nurses in the Army Nurse Corps.
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As all Australians know, Home and Away's close-knit community of Summer Bay is pure fantasy; what may not be so apparent is that Palm Beach--despite director Albie Thoms' comparative respect for geographical and social realities--is likewise not really a film about a literal, specific place.
QUICK-thinking Bethany Thoms saved herself and her dad when arsonists set fire to their home.
Her fans are essentially 'peeping Thoms' having watched her career from the start via personal video uploads.
Working completely outside the habitual scepticism of most contemporary criticism, Peter Thoms has neither hesitation nor embarrassment in employing a series of wholly unfashionable formulations - 'personal morality', 'the human family', 'the moral life', and so on.
In this study, Thoms defends Collins against critics who view him as "a mere storyteller," a popular writer who develops intricate plots at the expense of characterization.
While acknowledging the value of such studies as those of Sue Lonoff, Jenny Bourne Taylor, and Philip O'Neill, however, Peter Thoms feels that their historicist preoccupations have resulted in a tendency to neglect the central importance of narrative structure in Collins's fiction.
Stephen Thoms, 49, claimed Jason Smallman was filming visitors entering his home.
Stephen Thoms claimed Lynn Patterson, 46, his neighbour in Auckland, Chester-le-Street, had caused pounds 1,000 damage to his Mercedes car.
Grant Thoms stunned party bosses by telling them he wanted to concentrate on his career as a local councillor.
Justices in Consett, County Durham, dismissed a claim by Stephen Thoms that Lynn Patterson, 46, his neighbour in Auckland, Chester-le-Street, County Durham, had caused pounds 1,000 worth of criminal damage to his Mercedes car.
Stephen Thoms, who was branded the neighbour from hell after complaints from his neighbours, said: "I am determined to pursue my accusers through the courts."