Some articles on clock, clocks:
... between the two separate companies began with an agreement between Self Winding Clock Company and Western Union(WU) being entered into in June 1889 ... Union telegraph lines to synchronize clocks made by Self Winding Clock Company ... SWCC owned the clocks and WU installed and maintained them for a monthly fee, ranging from $1.25 to $2.00 per clock per month ...
... Clocks/Pretender is the second album from Swedish indie pop musician Montt Mardié ... The album contains two discs, the first disc, Clocks, being 10 new tracks by Montt Mardié, and the second, Pretender, being a disc of compilation tracks ... Clocks was released on the Taiwanese label Silent Agreement in 2008 ...
... Originally known as "colour change clocks", they were introduced during the First World War by the Royal Flying Corps in 1917 to monitor the movements of German aircraft ... be used by the Royal Air Force and Royal Observer Corps (ROC) as simple clocks and keepsakes, until the end of the Cold War period ... These clocks are now sought after by collectors of aeronautica ...
... and nuclear missile silos with Chelsea clocks ... Meanwhile, Mutz noted a growing demand for electric clocks and, in 1947, introduced Chelsea's Model VE ... introduced consumer versions of its popular military clocks, the Type "A" (12 hour) and Type "B" (24 hour) ...
... The Chelsea Clock Company, founded in 1897, is one of the oldest, largest, and few remaining American clock manufacturing companies in existence ... handcrafting distinguished, high quality clocks for customers in the corporate, consumer, government and marine markets ... Today, the company continues to build and repair clocks at its original corporate headquarters in Chelsea, Massachusetts ...
Famous quotes containing the word clocks:
“When I woke, the town spoke.
Birds and clocks and cross bells
Dinned aside the coiling crowd,
The reptile profligates in a flame,
Spoilers and pokers of sleep....”
—Dylan Thomas (19141953)
“It was a bright, cold day in April and the clocks were striking thirteen.”
—George Orwell (19031950)
“Weighing the steadfastness and state
Of some mean things which here below reside,
Where birds like watchful clocks the noiseless date
And intercourse of times divide,”
—Henry Vaughan (16221695)