Pole

Other articles related to "pole":

Pole - Politics
... Pole (Venezuela) (Polo), a political party in Venezuela. ...
Dick Pole
... Richard Henry Pole (born October 13, 1950) is a retired Major League Baseball player and a former Cincinnati Reds pitching coach ... A right-handed pitcher, Pole was 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) tall and weighed 210 pounds (95 kg) during his playing career ...
Trolley Pole - Description of The Device
... A trolley pole is not "attached" to the overhead wire ... The pole sits atop a sprung base on the roof of the vehicle, with springs providing the pressure to keep the trolley wheel or shoe in contact with the wire ... If the pole is made of wood, a cable brings the electrical current down to the vehicle ...
1981 Indianapolis 500 - Practice and Qualifying - Time Trials - Weekend 1
... On Saturday May 9, rain delayed the start of pole position time trials until 334 p.m ... Foyt was the fastest of the nine, sitting on the provisional pole at 196.078 mph (315.557 km/h) ... and pushed pole qualifying into the next day ...
1990 Indianapolis 500 - Practice and Qualifying - Time Trials - Saturday May 12
... Pole day was scheduled for Saturday May 12, with Al Unser, Jr ... and Emerson Fittipaldi the favorites for the pole position ... Rain closed the track for the day, and postponed pole qualifying until Sunday ...

Famous quotes containing the word pole:

    I wouldn’t take the Pope too seriously. He’s a Pole first, a pope second, and maybe a Christian third.
    Muriel Spark (b. 1918)

    No exile at the South Pole or on the summit of Mont Blanc separates us more effectively from others than the practice of a hidden vice.
    Marcel Proust (1871–1922)

    O, withered is the garland of the war,
    The soldier’s pole is fallen!
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)