Families cooperated together in buying cows and land.
In 1908, the bubonic plague forced additional Portuguese to emigrate from locations such as Angra do Heroismo, on the Island of Terceira, and many of them settled in Tulare County.
As a child in the Midwest, Steve was fascinated by how gardens work, where you “take this teeny thing and put it in soil and it comes up.” A sailor and longtime vegetarian, the street side greenhouse remains a passion project.
Unbeknownst to him, after the spider fell from his hand, it bit a girl, Cindy Moon on the ankle before it died from the radiation.
While attending a public exhibition demonstrating the safe handling of nuclear laboratory waste materials, sponsored by the General Techtronics Corporation, the 15-year-old Peter Parker was bitten on the hand by a spider that had been irradiated by a particle accelerator used in the demonstration.
By 1915, Portuguese-Americans produced half of California’s milk, and by 1960, they produced 90% of it.
In 2002, Portuguese-Americans owned 46% of the dairies in California.But luckily this episode, Mary was about to get some options, a little affirmation. The fact that the one-two punch of Mary’s climbing skills and the literal impact of her pelvis into his rib cage won Tomas over was a tragic turn for Greer, Mary’s rich-but-not-noble Scottish lady-in-waiting who was counting on marrying him to boost her fortunes.