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History and Important Facts It is believed that lawyers were prohibited from entering the colony of Georgia, but no documents Mulberry Bag have been found to prove this fact.

Georgia was the last British colony in North America, founded after a gap of almost five decades. Its founder, General James Oglethorpe had envisioned its future as a land where all are equal and no class barriers exist, though his dream couldn't survive the onslaught of time. Being closely involved in working with the poor and destitute, he claimed that the land would serve as a refuge for the 'deserving poor'.

Oglethorpe had a dream that the citizens of Georgia will 'cut down trees, build houses, fortify towns, dig, and saw the land'. While practical considerations forced him to change his plans, Georgia certainly drew deserving people not only from Britain, but from all of Europe. It withstood attacks from the Spanish and sometimes even the Native Indians, but kept growing larger, even drawing immigrants from other colonies.

This province perhaps played a Mulberry crucial role in protecting Britain's interests in the Americas, by serving as a military stronghold against other colonial superpowers. In fact, its founder once even remarked that he expected the 'sturdy farmers' of Georgia to stand up against the Spanish and the Indians.

James Edward Oglethorpe, a general in the British army and a later member of parliament, first expressed the idea of a colony to serve as a new beginning for British tax debtors. He was already wellknown in Britain for his philanthropic work and for bringing the poor conditions in Britain's prisons to the public eye. The prisons were overcrowded with dismal living conditions, so he thought it would be a good idea to shift inmates to America, where there was ample space for all.

Oglethorpe created a charter together with 21 trustees for the administration of the colony, which they named Georgia, in honor of King George II. Finally, the king ratified the charter on June 9, 1732, and the trustees began selecting the first batch of settlers to travel to the colony. Though initially intended as a haven for the persecuted and poor, the trustees had to change the plan, and choose from skilled people like bakers, tailors, laborers, carpenters, masons, and painters.

The charter had strict rules, which prohibited the trustees from owning land or making profit, because it was presumed that they were on a humanitarian mission. In fact, the motto of the trustees was 'Non sibi sed aliis', which roughly translates as 'not for the self, but for others'. It also abolished the trade of rum, because it supposedly caused idleness, and also prohibited slavery, as James Oglethorpe thought that Mulberry Bags Outlet slavery went against British ideals.

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The fact that we can't seem to do without 'paper' highlights the importance of its invention pretty well. Even though the Chinese are given the credit for its invention feat they achieved in 105 AD, the history of paper can be traced back to 3,000 BC, when it was used in its crude form in Ancient Egypt. Going by the definition of paper, it is a material which is made from cellulose pulp which is derived from certain types of grass, wood, or rag. Interestingly, the term 'paper' is derived from the Cyperus papyrus plant, Mulberry Bag Sale which was used by the Egyptians to make papyrus crude form of paper.

In 3,000 BC, Ancient Egyptians used papyrus sedge (Cyperus papyrus), a herbaceous perennial plant that grew along the banks of Nile, to make a writing material, which was referred to as 'papyrus'. This waterreed species was first soaked in water and eventually, pressed or beaten with some hard substance to make it flat. The thin flat sheet was then dried in the sun and eventually used as a writing material. The Egyptians also exported this writing material to other civilizations such as Rome and Greece. Archaeological excavations at numerous sites of the world, including South America, reveal that a similar process was followed in these regions somewhere around 2 AD. At one point of time, the demand for 'papyrus' had increased manifolds, and parchment writing material made from the skin of an animal (a sheep, goat, or calf), was introduced as a substitute for Egyptian papyrus.

The next milestone came in 105 AD, when the Chinese began making paper during the Han Dynasty regime. The credit for the invention of paper (as well as papermaking) goes to Cai Lun, a Chinese eunuch at the Han imperial court. Lun used old rags, mulberry plant, fishnet, and hemp waste to make a sheet of paper. Papermaking was one of the four famous inventions of ancient China; the other three being the compass, gunpowder, and printing. As time elapsed, the Chinese made quite a few changes in the process as Mulberry well as the product. They began coating paper with dye to make it durable and protect it from insects. Similarly, rags were replaced by bamboo, which turned out to be a much more viable option.

In 604 AD, papermaking started spreading to rest of the Mulberry Bag world from China, with Korea being the first nation outside China to start this process. In 610 AD, it spread from Korea to the neighboring nation of Japan, when a Korean monk named Doncho brought the technique to this country. The Japanese added their own innovations and started making paper from fresh bast fibers of mulberry and kozo plant. By 645 AD, papermaking had reached Tibet and eventually to the Indian subcontinent. The Chinese tried to curb its spread in a bid to guard their monopoly. In the meanwhile, 704 AD marked the beginning of woodblock printing in China and the Chinese were able to roll out the first printed newspaper in the world.