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By Jen Lancaster

Jen Lancaster hates to burst your chuffed little bubble, yet lifestyles within the giant urban isn't all it's cracked as much as be. opposite to what you notice on television and within the videos, so much urbanites aren't party-hopping in slinky attire and strappy stilettos. yet fortunate for us, Lancaster is aware the best way to make the lifetime of the decrease crust mercilessly humorous and infinitely enjoyable.

no matter if she's reporting impolite pals to place of birth protection, harboring a weigh down on her supermarket clerk, or fighting-and losing-the conflict of the Stairmaster- Lancaster explores how foolish, unusual, and not-so-fabulous genuine urban dwelling might be. And if someone doesn't love it, they could kiss her titanic, fats, red, puffy down parka.

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The stratigraphic sequence at Atoka, Oklahoma, named the “Atoka shale” by Taff and Adams (1900), is essentially unfossiliferous. The equivalent sequence in Texas was later described as the Lampasas Series (Cheney, 1940; Moore, 1944), in which the family Fusulinidae first appears. Thompson (1942) named the pre-Desmoinesian section in New Mexico the Derryan, but the 39 Morrowan was undifferentiated. The Atoka Formation was raised to series status by Spivey and Roberts (1946), and included strata between the top of the Morrowan Series and the base of the Hartshorne Formation in the overlying Desmoinesian Series.

They concluded that the Baldwin coal is early Westphalian A in age (Early Pennsylvanian). Dawson (1989) reported the presence of Endosporites globiformis in the Baldwin coal; however, Loboziak et al. (1984) and I did not observe that species, which first appears at the base of the Atokan and Westphalian B elsewhere. The samples of the Baldwin coal that I studied (Table 2) have a low diversity of spores. Although maceration 2793 is from the same site sampled by Loboziak et al. (1984), our lists of palynomorphs are considerably different; in fact, Savitrisporites nux and Laevigatosporites vulgaris are the only species in common between their samples and mine.

Ovalis L. 5 X Cyclogranisporites cf. aureus C. minutus C. sp. Sinuspores sinuatus Converrucosisporites sp. X X Verrucosisporites microtuberosus Lophotriletes gibbosus L. microsaetosus Anapiculatisporites minor X X Pustulatisporites crenatus Apiculatasporites spinososaetosus A. variocorneus A. sp. 5 X Spackmanites habibii Convolutispora florida C. sp. Microreticulatisporites concavus M. harrisonii Dictyotriletes bireticulatus X X X X X X X X X X X X †X X X X Renisporites confossus Dictyomonolites swadei Vestispora costata V.

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