Pactolus


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Pac•to•lus

(pækˈtoʊ ləs)

n.
a small river in Asia Minor, in ancient Lydia: famous for the gold washed from its sands.
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There are days when every stream is Pactolus and every man is Croesus, and thanks to that first and greatest of all alchemists, the sun, the morning I write of was a morning when to breathe was gold and to see was silver.
Now this doubloon was of purest, virgin gold, raked somewhere out of the heart of gorgeous hills, whence, east and west, over golden sands, the head-waters of many a Pactolus flows.
Ryan Moore and William Haggas team up with Second Thought in the Lady Wulfruna, while Stuart Williams's Pactolus, beaten a neck at Kempton on Wednesday, is turned out quickly for the Lincoln Trial under apprentice Milly Naseb, who gets her first ride on the horse six days after losing her 7lb claim.
Notes: mandatory pre-bid conference at 10:00 am on thursday september 1, 2016 at the ncdot division 2 conference room located at 105 pactolus highway greenville, nc 27834.
Midas has accrued a total of 10,000 virtual gold and agrees to sell this amount of gold to Pactolus for $100.
Among the many highlights on loan are Orazio GentileschiOs spectacular Dana, RiberaOs Portrait of the Count of Monterrey, ManfrediOs Midas Washing at the Source of the Pactolus, PoussinOs The Agony in the Garden, Giovanni da MilanoOs Resurrection, Pseudo-DalmasioOs The Descent from the Cross, BotticelliOs Portrait of a Young Man, Bernard van OrleyOs The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist, Jan GossartOs Christ Carrying the Cross, Paulus PotterOs Cattle in a Field with Travelers in a Wagon, Carl FabritiusOs hauntingly beautiful Hagar and the Angel, Peter Paul RubensOs Commander, and GoyaOs extremely rare Still Life of Dead Rabbits.
b) Amortization of acquired intangible assets: Amortization of acquisition-related intangible assets primarily relate to core and existing technologies, patents, trade name and customer relationships that were acquired with the acquisitions of Continuous Computing, Convedia, MCPD and Pactolus.
The nymphs used often to leave their haunts, Mount Tmolus' vines or the banks of the river Pactolus, to gaze on Arachne's amazing artistry, equally eager to watch her handwork in progress (her skill was so graceful) as much as to look at the finished article.
Specifically, the sanctuary was located near the roads lying east and west of the Pactolus River and running north from Hypaepa to Sardis over Mount Tmolus.
RadiSys Corporation (NASDAQ:RSYS), a provider of application-ready software and hardware platforms, reported on Thursday its acquisition of privately-held Pactolus Communications Software Company for an undisclosed sum.
US software and hardware platforms provider RadiSys Corporation (NASDAQ:RSYS) said it has bought privately owned IP communication solution developer Pactolus Communications Software Company.