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TO-DAY’S MISCELLANY: Ancient Shorthand. About Furs. Cripple’s Adventure. The Romance of Whitsuntide. \\Millions ..

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Published: Friday 06 June 1930
Newspaper: Lancashire Evening Post
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1677 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

Till FOWL,' or FALLING WATO

... the only game sanctioned by priesthoods of all beliefs. The principal pies in the game derives its name, king, from Use, Persian Shah, or ruler. Many men whose names bar* gone down to pmterity, such as Charlemagne. Tamerlane, I Frederick the Great, Charles ...

Published: Friday 02 November 1906
Newspaper: Heywood Advertiser
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 797 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

RECENT WILLS

... and the atmosphere of mellow culture of a battle that is most satisfactorily crowned with the English rendering of the Persian “shah mat (“The King is Dead—Checkmate”) these are the natural components whether played in palace or cottage. As for the fun ...

Published: Monday 16 March 1942
Newspaper: Liverpool Daily Post
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1021 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

ODDS AND ENDS

... invention being given some authorities Pa-lamedes, Grecian hero of the Trojan war, about D b.C- The word is derived from the Persian Shah, King Checkmate, or Shahmat, meaning King Confounded o-r overcome. England the game was played before the Norman Conquest ...

Published: Monday 14 September 1903
Newspaper: Manchester Evening News
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3200 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

Interesting Facts About Chess

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

Published: Wednesday 19 December 1906
Newspaper: Preston Herald
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 250 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

CHINCHILLA SHINN

... givon by some authorities to Falamedee. a Grecian hero of the Trojan war, about IMO etc. The wont chess is derived from the Persian shah. king: and cheektnste. or altahmat, means king confounded or ooveriramp. But nut only in Persian but in Sanacrit and ...

Published: Friday 14 December 1900
Newspaper: Heywood Advertiser
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1818 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

A Sapetweama• of Lady All Shah. one of tlye most remarkable women of the ay. hp I arrived in London

... arrived in London. She is the meths, of his Highness the Prism Aga Khoo. the illustrious daughter of an ancissi line of Persian Shahs. Eft. has been reared is sn eullmio a Persian civilisation, but her mind la wised through and through with madam thought ...

Published: Friday 30 September 1932
Newspaper: Liverpool Echo
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 192 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

A RUSSIAN AIM

... India in Afghanistan, the key of the Indian Ocean must be in our case not the land of the Afghan Emirs, but that of the Persian Shahs. The possibility of this junction should not, consequently, distract the attention of the Russian Government from what ...