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31 October 2009[edit]

  • 19:28, 31 October 2009 (UTC) Emblem-very-very-evil.svg Halloween hooks

Mummified skull

  • 13:00, 31 October 2009 (UTC) Emblem-very-very-evil.svg Halloween hooks

Suillus spraguei

  • 07:00, 31 October 2009 (UTC) Emblem-very-very-evil.svg Halloween hooks

A bowl of mashed pumpkin

  • 01:00, 31 October 2009 (UTC)

Mary Bell in 1941

30 October 2009[edit]

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Hubbard Hall, Cambridge, NY.jpg

  • 13:00, 30 October 2009 (UTC)

Nicolaus Copernicus Monument in Warsaw

  • 07:00, 30 October 2009 (UTC)

Parakrama Samudra's drainage basin is secured by Angammedilla.

  • 00:35, 30 October 2009 (UTC)

Fort Anjediva

29 October 2009[edit]

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Made in Oregon sign

  • 10:49, 29 October 2009 (UTC)

Entry Gate between the Diu fort and town

  • 04:21, 29 October 2009 (UTC)

Colosse de Rhodes (Barclay).jpg

28 October 2009[edit]

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Clara Dow as Phyllis in 1906–09 D'Oyly Carte production of Iolanthe

  • 15:42, 28 October 2009 (UTC)

Torpedo scad (Megalaspis cordyla)

  • 09:21, 28 October 2009 (UTC)

U.S. Post Office (Granville, New York)

  • 03:00, 28 October 2009 (UTC)

TEAM image of single sheet of graphite

27 October 2009[edit]

  • 20:42, 27 October 2009 (UTC)

Blackwell Island Light in 1970

  • 14:28, 27 October 2009 (UTC)

Richard Bergh

  • 08:14, 27 October 2009 (UTC)

Hubble Space Telescope

  • 02:14, 27 October 2009 (UTC)

Grandidier's Mongoose (Galidictis grandidieri)

26 October 2009[edit]

  • 20:14, 26 October 2009 (UTC)

Nooitgedacht, Veenoord windmill

  • 14:14, 26 October 2009 (UTC)

Lucius D. Clay

  • 08:14, 26 October 2009 (UTC)

The Ahklun Mountains reflected in Upper Togiak Lake

  • 01:07, 26 October 2009 (UTC)

The rejected design for the Parliament of Norway Building

25 October 2009[edit]

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Quincy Mine No 2 Hoist House

  • 13:07, 25 October 2009 (UTC)

Casa Paoli

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East end of Munger Fort

  • 01:07, 25 October 2009 (UTC)

Mole National Park elephants

24 October 2009[edit]

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Beaver Creek Yukon Flats 2.jpg

  • 13:07, 24 October 2009 (UTC)

Archosargus rhomboidalis.jpg

  • 07:07, 24 October 2009 (UTC)

Louis CK

  • 01:07, 24 October 2009 (UTC)

Suzuki Hayabusa

23 October 2009[edit]

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Friedrich Freiherr von Hotze

  • 13:07, 23 October 2009 (UTC)

South Granville Congregational Church

  • 07:07, 23 October 2009 (UTC)

Warner Wetlands, Lake County, Oregon, 2008.jpg

  • 01:07, 23 October 2009 (UTC)

Schwabacher's Wharf circa 1900

22 October 2009[edit]

  • 14:00, 22 October 2009 (UTC)

John Carroll

  • 05:56, 22 October 2009 (UTC)

The South American tarantula Psalmopoeus cambridgei

21 October 2009[edit]

  • 21:56, 21 October 2009 (UTC)

Portrait of Quandt

  • 13:42, 21 October 2009 (UTC)

Lhasa Zhol Rdo-rings 1993.JPG

  • 05:42, 21 October 2009 (UTC)

An ATR 42 of Air Botswana

20 October 2009[edit]

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Emperor Hirohito

  • 13:42, 20 October 2009 (UTC)

The Viedma Glacier

  • 05:42, 20 October 2009 (UTC)

Vamana pushing Bali to the nether-world

19 October 2009[edit]

  • 21:42, 19 October 2009 (UTC)

Flag of Brisbane

  • 10:00, 19 October 2009 (UTC)

Saratoga Gas Light Company, Gasholder No. 2, Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation Substation Facili, Saratoga Springs (Saratoga County, New York)

  • 02:00, 19 October 2009 (UTC)

St Andrew's Church, West Tarring, West Sussex

18 October 2009[edit]

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The Herschel graph

  • 10:00, 18 October 2009 (UTC)

Spotted Seal

dog?

  • 02:00, 18 October 2009 (UTC)

Current flag of Bhutan

17 October 2009[edit]

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Goddess Kali

  • 09:42, 17 October 2009 (UTC)

The Old St. Thomas Church

  • 01:42, 17 October 2009 (UTC)

Old Temple De Hirsch

16 October 2009[edit]

  • 17:28, 16 October 2009 (UTC)

Saratoga Springs Post Office building

  • 09:28, 16 October 2009 (UTC)

The men's individual figure skating competition at the 1928 Winter Olympics was won by Swedish skater Gillis Grafström, who was skating on an injured knee.

  • 03:28, 16 October 2009 (UTC)

Casa Alcaldia de Ponce

15 October 2009[edit]

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A rouge test

  • 15:28, 15 October 2009 (UTC)

Gideon Putnam burying ground

  • 09:28, 15 October 2009 (UTC)

Flag of the Provost Marshal General

  • 03:28, 15 October 2009 (UTC)

Desmarest's Hutia

14 October 2009[edit]

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St Mary's Cathedral, Perth

  • 09:28, 14 October 2009 (UTC)

Clitocybe glacialis

  • 03:28, 14 October 2009 (UTC)

Monroe Avenue Commercial Buildings in 1913

13 October 2009[edit]

  • 21:28, 13 October 2009 (UTC)

Raven Ridge

  • 15:28, 13 October 2009 (UTC)

Houses on Washington Street

  • 09:28, 13 October 2009 (UTC)

Dawn Marie Psaltis

  • 03:28, 13 October 2009 (UTC)

SS Myron

12 October 2009[edit]

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Arenas Bridge

  • 15:28, 12 October 2009 (UTC)

The cover of Palmetto Leaves

  • 09:28, 12 October 2009 (UTC)

The rock outcrops of Yana

  • 03:28, 12 October 2009 (UTC)

Spiny puffball (Lycoperdon echinatum)

11 October 2009[edit]

  • 21:28, 11 October 2009 (UTC)

Holy Assumption of the Virgin Mary Church

  • 15:28, 11 October 2009 (UTC)
Encyclopaedia Hebraica
  • 07:28, 11 October 2009 (UTC)

Cantharellus lateritius

  • 01:28, 11 October 2009 (UTC)

The boat, listing, just prior to the incident

10 October 2009[edit]

  • 19:28, 10 October 2009 (UTC)

De Hoop, Norg

  • 13:22, 10 October 2009 (UTC)

Spot-billed Pelicans

  • 06:29, 10 October 2009 (UTC)

An example of an isoseismal map

  • 00:28, 10 October 2009 (UTC)

The Church of the English Martyrs in the Goring-by-Sea area of Worthing has a scale replica of Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel ceiling.

9 October 2009[edit]

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Gömböc

  • 12:28, 9 October 2009 (UTC)

St James the Less Church, Lancing, West Sussex

  • 06:28, 9 October 2009 (UTC)

Point Douglas-St. Louis River Road Bridge

  • 00:28, 9 October 2009 (UTC)

blacktip reef shark

8 October 2009[edit]

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Admiral Frederick J. Horne

  • 12:28, 8 October 2009 (UTC)

The Union Mill Complex, Ballston Spa, New York

  • 06:28, 8 October 2009 (UTC)

East face of Muiredach's High Cross

  • 00:28, 8 October 2009 (UTC)

A neon cuckoo bee, Thyreus nitidulus

7 October 2009[edit]

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William S. Hart, star of the film Wagon Tracks

  • 11:35, 7 October 2009 (UTC)

The Japanese warship Kankomaru

  • 05:35, 7 October 2009 (UTC)

Clara Williams

6 October 2009[edit]

  • 23:35, 6 October 2009 (UTC)

Cranbury Park House

  • 16:42, 6 October 2009 (UTC)

Indischer Maler um 1580 001.jpg

  • 10:42, 6 October 2009 (UTC)

Mockup of the Voyager spacecraft

  • 04:42, 6 October 2009 (UTC)
Speaker iconI Didn't Raise My Boy ...

5 October 2009[edit]

  • 22:41, 5 October 2009 (UTC)

George Beban in The Italian

  • 12:28, 5 October 2009 (UTC)

Elenska basilica, Bulgaria

  • 06:28, 5 October 2009 (UTC)

Poster for the 1916 film Civilization

  • 00:28, 5 October 2009 (UTC)

Breaker boys at the Eagle Hill colliery near Pottsville, Pennsylvania, in 1884

4 October 2009[edit]

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HMS Owen Glendower

  • 12:28, 4 October 2009 (UTC)

The release of 30,000 red and white balloons representing the people of Gibraltar

  • 06:28, 4 October 2009 (UTC)

Gachala Emerald

  • 00:28, 4 October 2009 (UTC)

Spined pygmy shark (Squaliolus laticaudus) from Gulf of Mexico

3 October 2009[edit]

  • 18:28, 3 October 2009 (UTC)

The xylocopa aeratus

  • 12:28, 3 October 2009 (UTC)

Still life with wild strawberries, by Adriaen Coorte

  • 06:28, 3 October 2009 (UTC)

Amegilla bombiformis

  • 00:28, 3 October 2009 (UTC)

Phyllodesmium kabiranum

2 October 2009[edit]

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An aerial torpedo is dropped from a Sopwith Cuckoo during World War I.

  • 12:28, 2 October 2009 (UTC)

Cypraea-mappa.jpg

  • 04:19, 2 October 2009 (UTC)

Tikal

1 October 2009[edit]

  • 20:42, 1 October 2009 (UTC)

Verbeck House

  • 12:42, 1 October 2009 (UTC)

Jal Mahal

  • 04:42, 1 October 2009 (UTC)

Skew railway bridge over Hereford Road in Ledbury, Herefordshire, England