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carry the message to Garcia

To show initiative in undertaking important or requisite tasks in the face of difficulties and/or without requiring specific instructions on how to do so. It refers to the essay "Message to Garcia," published in 1899 by Elbert Hubbard, in which a lieutenant named Andrew Rowan undertakes establishing communication with Cuban rebel leader Calixto García to create an alliance in case of war with Spain. One should always aspire to be the type of employee who will carry the message to Garcia, for it says more about you than merely doing what you're told.
See also: carry, Garcia, message

deliver the message to Garcia

To show initiative in undertaking important or requisite tasks in the face of difficulties and/or without requiring specific instructions on how to do so. It refers to the essay "Message to Garcia," published in 1899 by Elbert Hubbard, in which a lieutenant named Andrew Rowan undertakes establishing communication with Cuban rebel leader Calixto García to create an alliance in case of war with Spain. One should always aspire to be the type of employee who will deliver the message to Garcia, for it says more about you than merely doing what you're told.
See also: deliver, Garcia, message

take a message to Garcia

To show initiative in undertaking important or requisite tasks in the face of difficulties and/or without requiring specific instructions on how to do so. It refers to the essay "Message to Garcia," published in 1899 by Elbert Hubbard, in which a lieutenant named Andrew Rowan undertakes establishing communication with Cuban rebel leader Calixto García to create an alliance in case of war with Spain. One should always aspire to be the type of employee who will take a message to Garcia, for it says more about you than merely doing what you're told.
See also: Garcia, message, take
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NEW YORK, July 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jerry Garcia Foundation is collaborating with the Playing for Change Foundation to initiate the #RippleEffect social media art project.
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Immediately after the crime, according to a May 14 Rocky Mountain News account, Garcia confessed his crime to live-in girlfriend Sandra Rivas, the mother of his three-week-old daughter.
The biggest thing for me about this whole move is being separated from my wife who is four-and a-half months pregnant," said Garcia.
4 million in one auction online, says Alfredo Garcia, corporate director of purchasing and contracts at Cantv.
Tell Me Words of Love in Spanish" was the title of Garcia Alix's most recent exhibition, which focused on photographs produced in the past two years but also included a few images dating back more than a decade.
Garcia died before the new songs could be readied for a studio LP, but rehearsal versions of '90s compositions and live performances do serve to get these pieces on a CD for the first time.
Isaac Garcia found that tin can replace the lead in 12L14 without changing the steel's mechanical properties.
Yshmael Garcia woke up to the sounds of a crackling blaze at 3 o'clock in the morning on October 27, 1993.
Based in Quiksilver/Rossignol's new Mountain Center headquarters in Park City, Utah, Garcia will direct the merchandising, sales and distribution of a full range of Rossignol branded technical and lifestyle apparel and accessories.
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