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Ed Helms, Jason Bateman appear in Mumford & Sons video

Ed Helms, Jason Bateman appear in Mumford & Sons video

LONDON, Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Comic actors Jason Sudeikis, Ed Helms, Will Forte and Jason Bateman play musicians in a video from the British folk rock band Mumford & Sons.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, June 24, 2013.
By United Press International

Mobile mayor apprehends burglary suspect

MOBILE, Ala., Dec. 21 (UPI) -- Mobile, Ala., Mayor Sam Jones apprehended a burglar he says broke into his truck and garage, and police said the suspect was "mentally ill to some degree."
Hank Aaron's childhood home to be museum

Hank Aaron's childhood home to be museum

MOBILE, Ala., July 22 (UPI) -- Hank Aaron, the slugger who set broke Babe Ruth's home run record, has donated the house where he grew up in Mobile, Ala., for a museum at Hank Aaron Stadium.

Blanco, Bush differ on troop delay

BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Louisiana officials contend that despite desperate pleas for more federal help after Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans substantial relief was still days away.

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Drummer Zutty Singleton was born this day in 1898 in Bunkie, La. While he played in several of the important early New Orleans jazz bands, Singleton was best known through his late 1920s record with Louis Armstrong, Jelly Roll Morton and Barney Bigard.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Urban News

Construction has begun on a new suburban Charlotte, N.C., neighborhood designed with a light rail connection.
DENNIS DAILY, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Tenor saxophonist Harold Land was born this day in 1928 in Houston. He came to national prominence as a member of the Max Roach-Clifford Brown quintet in 1954 and 1955.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Jazz trumpeter and arranger Buck Clayton was born this day in 1911 in Parsons, Kan. In the late 1930s, he was a leading soloist in the Count Basie Band.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Frank Rosolino, one of the great jazz trombone soloists, was born this day in 1926 in Detroit. This prominent big band and session musician was based in Los Angeles for most of his career. He killed himself in 1978.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Alto saxophonist Hilton Jefferson was born this day in 1903 in Danbury, Conn. He began his career in the Claude Hopkins band before working with Chick Webb, McKinney's Cotton Pickers, Fletcher Henderson and Cab Calloway. Jefferson spent nine years in the
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Nov. 12.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International
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Sam Jones
Actor Sam Jones III attends the world premiere of "Home of the Brave" held at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Beverly Hills, California on December 12, 2006 . (UPI Photo/ Phil McCarten)
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Sam Jones (8 July 1923 - 26 January 1999) was an Australian politician. He was a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly from 1965 until 1984. He was a member of the ALP.

Jones was born in Newcastle. He was the son of a steelworker and a brother of Charlie Jones. He was educated to intermediate level at Newcastle Boys' High School and trained as a fitter and turner. He was an office-holder in the Amalgamated Engineering Union.

He was an Alderman of Newcastle City Council from 1959 till 1965.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Sam Jones."
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