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December 6, 1989 | From United Press International
Beneath the cobblestone Old World grace of Seville, massive changes are bursting to life. The historic town, where Christopher Columbus made his home between trips to explore the New World, is preparing to throw a huge party to which the whole world is invited. The party is the Universal Exhibition Seville 1992, and while it is still 2 1/2 years away, the extensive preparations are already making their mark on Seville's ancient face.
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July 13, 1994 | GRAHAME L. JONES, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It's the sort of question that can lead to endless argument: Which was the best ever World Cup semifinal? Those who were in Italy four years ago will claim the England-West Germany game in Milan and the Argentina-Italy game in Naples, both of which went to overtime and then to penalty kicks, deserve the honor. They will be wrong.
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NEWS
April 14, 1992
The first--and, to Spanish organizers, the most important--half of a multibillion-dollar doubleheader celebration marking the 500th anniversary of Columbus' voyage west opens in this Andalusian capital Monday as the world's fair begins a 165-day run. Called Expo, the fair features exhibits from 110 countries and 63 specially built pavilions that are expected to draw up to 18 million visitors by Oct. 12, Columbus Day.
NEWS
April 14, 1992
The first--and, to Spanish organizers, the most important--half of a multibillion-dollar doubleheader celebration marking the 500th anniversary of Columbus' voyage west opens in this Andalusian capital Monday as the world's fair begins a 165-day run. Called Expo, the fair features exhibits from 110 countries and 63 specially built pavilions that are expected to draw up to 18 million visitors by Oct. 12, Columbus Day.
NEWS
July 13, 1994 | GRAHAME L. JONES, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It's the sort of question that can lead to endless argument: Which was the best ever World Cup semifinal? Those who were in Italy four years ago will claim the England-West Germany game in Milan and the Argentina-Italy game in Naples, both of which went to overtime and then to penalty kicks, deserve the honor. They will be wrong.
NEWS
February 24, 1998
John Fulton, 65, a Philadelphia artist who was a professional bullfighter in Spain. Fulton became enchanted with bullfighting at age 12 when he saw a movie about a doomed bullfighter, "Blood and Sand," starring Rita Hayworth and Tyrone Power. He studied bullfighting while on a painting scholarship in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, and practiced in Mexican border towns while serving with the Army in Texas.
SPORTS
February 21, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Moses Kiptanui of Kenya set a world indoor record in the 3,000 meters, clocking 7 minutes 37.31 seconds in Seville, Spain.
SPORTS
May 10, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Olaf Poulsen, 71, of Norway, head of the International Skating Union, was appointed a member of the International Olympic Committee at Seville, Spain.
SPORTS
December 20, 1990 | Staff and Wire Reports
. . . In European Championship qualifying games, Spain defeated Albania, 9-0, and the Netherlands beat Malta, 8-0. Marco van Basten scored five goals for the Netherlands in Valletta, Malta, and Emilio Butragueno scored four goals for Spain in Seville, Spain.
BUSINESS
December 6, 1989 | From United Press International
Beneath the cobblestone Old World grace of Seville, massive changes are bursting to life. The historic town, where Christopher Columbus made his home between trips to explore the New World, is preparing to throw a huge party to which the whole world is invited. The party is the Universal Exhibition Seville 1992, and while it is still 2 1/2 years away, the extensive preparations are already making their mark on Seville's ancient face.
SPORTS
February 4, 1991 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Linford Christie, Europe's fastest sprinter, won a photo-finish decision over Michael Rosswess in the 60-meter dash at the British indoor championships at Cosford, England. Christie, who hopes to beat Carl Lewis at the world indoor championships next month at Seville, Spain, won in 6.63 seconds.
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