THE PERSIAN' SHAH,

... THE PERSIAN' SHAH, HIS MAJESTY’S DEPARTURE FROM DOVER. The Shah left Dove? 9.40 yesterday morning for London. He was accompanied by Prince Arthur of Connaught, the Earl of Kintore, etc,, and the departure of the illustrious visitor was signalised dem ...

appearing ►per. about Names of

... same as bur in the word burg, although this is questionable; but what connection can the Evie sha have with the Persian Shah? Where does Mr Marwick find that the Evie sha means a strong ruler? He cannot find this until he takes the long journey ...

Published: Saturday 07 March 1903
Newspaper: Orcadian
County: Orkney, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1385 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

Foreign

... there is more Republicanism in the air than at any time during the last twenty-five years. The death of Ahmad, the last Persian Shah of the Kajar dynasty, who vas deposed in 1925, occurred in Prance yesterday Mr Campbell Black, a British airman, is missing ...

Published: Friday 28 February 1930
Newspaper: Aberdeen Press and Journal
County: Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 261 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

OLDEST GAME in the WORLD

... creation. There seems to be no doubt that it came to Europe from the East, and way of Persia. The word chess comes from the Persian shah, meaning king, and shah mat (checkmate), the king is dead. First Tournament. At the beginning of the last century ...

Published: Thursday 04 January 1934
Newspaper: Dundee Evening Telegraph
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 349 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

KAEBATIVE, PRr.C:IS>--l Hour

... Persian officer became known, and many the older men began argue that it did not matter much whether the supremacy of the Persian Shah was or was not acknowledged Herat, as long as Persian garrison was placed in the city. The vizier, however, remained firm ...

Published: Wednesday 28 January 1903
Newspaper: Aberdeen Press and Journal
County: Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 425 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

FANCY DRESS BALL AT PITLOCHRY

... (Jazz Pierrette): Mrs A. C. Balfour (French Maid); Miss Dawbarn (Joan of Arc). The gentlemen included Mr J. M. Lowrie (Persian Shah); Mr W. D. Butler (Esquimaux); Mr D. T. Brown (Sheikh); Mr J. I). Latta (Nurse with Pram) ; Mr G. W. Plummer (Harry Lauder); ...

Published: Saturday 10 September 1921
Newspaper: Dundee Courier
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 430 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

TURKEY AND THE AXIS

... action successively in suppressing the Iraq revolt, in liquidating the Vichy machinations in Syria, and in bringing the Persian Shah to account. The building up of an army in the Near East, about which probably the Turks know more than we do, may have ...

Published: Friday 31 October 1941
Newspaper: Dundee Courier
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 932 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

LOVE. AND WAR

... newspaper describes stern words to Persia haw been addressed from Downing Street to the Government of the naughty obi Persian Shah over the Intim of the oil , Ind behind the stern words •• a r ran dimly discern the flash bayonet. and front a far distance ...

Published: Saturday 10 December 1932
Newspaper: Perthshire Advertiser
County: Perthshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 690 | Page: 10 | Tags: none

TO-DAY’S BREVITIES

... TO-DAY’S BREVITIES. Lord Rosebery has arrived at Naples. The Persian Shah is expected to honour the West of Scotland with a visit when he comes for the coronation. The treasurer of Ayr Burns Club is better off than the Chancellor of the Exchequer. He ...

The Oldest Pastiae

... it only game sanctioned by priesthoods of all beliefs. The principal piece in the game derives its name, king, from tbs Persian Shah, or ruler. Many men, wboM names have gone down posterity, such as Charlemagne. Tamerlane, Frederick the Great, Charles ...

ARREST OF FAMOUS ANARCHIST

... Malatesta. A little later Malatesta appeared in Paris, and almost immediately there were two at- ' tempts on the life of the Persian Shah, then in Paris. A shot at the French President followed. In Switzerland and Belgium riots attended his coming. In Germany ...

Published: Tuesday 19 October 1920
Newspaper: Dundee Courier
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 469 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

CHESS

... civilised world. It is still commonly played Asia, and the name by which ia known most languages is a corruption of the Persian Shah or King. The board upon is played similar to that for draughts, with 64 squares. Each player must have white square his ...

Published: Saturday 14 April 1900
Newspaper: Dundee Evening Telegraph
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 773 | Page: 5 | Tags: none