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February 2, 2004 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Rob Roy Kelly, 78, a graphic design expert who helped revive an interest in wood type, died Jan. 22 in Tempe, Ariz., of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Kelly was the author of the 1977 history of typefaces, "American Wood Type, 1828-1900: Notes on the Evolution of Decorated and Large Types and Comments on Related Trades of the Period." The same year, he published the book "100 Wood Type Alphabets."
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February 2, 2004 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Rob Roy Kelly, 78, a graphic design expert who helped revive an interest in wood type, died Jan. 22 in Tempe, Ariz., of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Kelly was the author of the 1977 history of typefaces, "American Wood Type, 1828-1900: Notes on the Evolution of Decorated and Large Types and Comments on Related Trades of the Period." The same year, he published the book "100 Wood Type Alphabets."
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November 30, 1998 | From Associated Press
Dan Marino stayed upright all game and reached an unprecedented milestone. Marino become the first player in NFL history to reach 400 career touchdown passes as the Miami Dolphins defeated the New Orleans Saints 30-10 Sunday. Marino connected with O.J. McDuffie with a 22-yard scoring pass late in the second quarter, then reached the milestone with a seven-yard touchdown to McDuffie on the first play of the fourth quarter.
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October 25, 1999
The last time the Rams were 6-0 was 1985, when they opened 7-0 and won the NFC West at 11-5 with Dieter Brock at quarterback. . . . Issac Bruce had four receptions to move ahead of Elroy "Crazy Legs" Hirsch for third on the Rams' career reception list at 344. . . . Carolina's Tshimanga Biakabutuka, who came in averaging an NFL-leading 8.3 yards a carry, wound up with 10 yards in nine carries.
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July 8, 1988 | FREDERICK M. MUIR, Times Staff Writer
The Los Angeles County district attorney's office has opened an investigation into the First Interstate Bank fire to determine if involuntary manslaughter charges are warranted in connection with the death of one worker in the blaze that gutted four floors of the downtown office tower. The prosecutor's office entered the case last week when it received a report on possible wrongdoing from the Los Angeles Fire Department's legal division.
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July 30, 2000 | From Associated Press
Dave Krieg, a three-time Pro Bowl quarterback with the Seattle Seahawks, made his retirement official Saturday. Krieg, who joined his former team at training camp, ranks as the Seahawks' leader in pass attempts (3,576), completions (2,096), yards (26,132), touchdowns (195), interceptions (148) and rating (82.3). Krieg, 41, was released by the Tennessee Titans last July after the team signed Neil O'Donnell to be Steve McNair's backup.
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January 2, 1996 | MARK HEISLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
For Ohio State, the New Year got off to the traditional start. The Buckeyes appeared in the Citrus Bowl, their third in the '90s. Once there, they lost for the third time in the '90s. As if to symbolize it all, Brutus, their mascot, was knocked flat on the sideline on an unsuccessful pass play.
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October 28, 1988 | LAURIE BECKLUND, Times Staff Writer
Four companies were cited Thursday by federal officials for knowingly allowing hazardous conditions to exist in the First Interstate Tower at the time a devastating fire broke out in the city's tallest building on May 4. Those conditions were so serious that they may have been responsible for the death of one worker and injuries to 40 others, officials said. The U.S.
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June 8, 1992 | DANNY SULLIVAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In their meanderings, motorists sometimes come across traffic equipment that isn't working and dutifully report it to the proper authorities. And sometimes that's like the recurrent engine problem that always disappears whenever you try to explain it to a mechanic. That's what happened when Rob Kelly of Laguna Beach contacted Street Smart about two Santa Ana Freeway ramp meters that were failing to turn green--one at Fortune Street and the other at Alton Parkway.
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December 25, 2005 | Maggie Farley, Times Staff Writer
Santa may have a sleigh and eight flying reindeer, but in New York, his helpers came by foot, bike and ferry this week to answer letters diverted from the North Pole to the central post office in Midtown Manhattan. New York's three-day transit strike last week meant Michele Ammon, an actress in her 30s, spent two hours walking to the post office from her West Village apartment and back.
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April 23, 2005 | Hugh Hart, Special to The Times
Who needs an art gallery when you've got a weed-infested vacant lot? Not Temporary Services. On an empty parcel of land sandwiched between a carwash and an apartment building in Echo Park, these three pasty-faced Chicago artists are preparing for their Los Angeles debut by getting their hands dirty. Salem Collo-Julin, a writer who attended six Midwestern colleges before joining the collective, is uprooting a handful of stubborn wildflowers.
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