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SMALL TALK OF THE WEEK

... seem to be the natural outcome of the Territorial system, and would serve to still further cement the bonds which already unite the several branches of the Army. In the case of the Yeomanry, however, as the Cavalry of the Regular Army do not at present ...

Published: Wednesday 03 January 1900
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 5084 | Page: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 | Tags: Illustrations  Photographs 

SMALL TALK OF THE WEEK

... the minutiae of the cavalry drill, he was twice selected for the coveted post of an THE EARL OF ALBEMARLE (COLONEL OF THE CIVIL SERVICE R.V.), WHO TAKES THE PLACE. OF SIR H.VINCENT. Photo by Gregory, Strand. LORD VALENTIA, WHO WILL COMMAND THE DETACHMENT ...

Published: Wednesday 10 January 1900
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 8614 | Page: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 | Tags: Illustrations  Photographs 

SMALL TALK OF THE WEEK: The Queen and Bugler Dunn

... Married on Feb. 24 at Washington. Photo by Johnson and Glover, THE HON. LILIAN PAUNCEFOTE, Daughter of British Ambassador to the United States. Photo by Alice Hughes, Gower Street. LADY CLAUD HAMILTON AS BRITISH COLUMBIA, AT THE GREAT WAR-F£TE AT HER MAJESTY'S ...

Published: Wednesday 21 February 1900
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 8700 | Page: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 | Tags: Photographs 

SMALL TALK OF THE WEEK: The Queen's Visit to Ireland; The Tact of Our Sovereign; Her Majesty's Reception in ..

... the country for the Continent, it may be stated, on high authority, that there is no precedent for the Sovereign leaving the United Kingdom during time of war, except to take the field or as the guest of an ally, as was the case when Her Majesty and Prince ...

Published: Wednesday 21 March 1900
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 7732 | Page: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 | Tags: Photographs 

SMALL TALK OF THE WEEK

... which-- as Reuter's agent put it-- will probably be made Empire Day, as all sections of the community will thus be able to unite in celebrating the British successes. But the name of our revered Queen is emblematic of the Empire. Why not name the Queen's ...

SMALL TALK OF THE WEEK

... Clubs of the great State Departments would follow suit, they would soon be making a small army in themselves Are, then, the Civil Service Corps and the Post Office Corps two of the most efficient Volunteer battalions in the Metropolis mere figments of the ...

Published: Wednesday 13 June 1900
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 5562 | Page: 7, 8, 9, 10, 13 | Tags: Photographs 

SMALL TALK OF THE WEEK

... humble missionary and a Minister-Plenipotentiary, and she does not wish to follow any course of action which would closely unite Russia, France, England, and Germany. I he cold-blooded murder of these various countries' accredited representatives would ...

Published: Wednesday 27 June 1900
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 7044 | Page: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 | Tags: Illustrations  Photographs 

SMALL TALK OF THE WEEK

... to those of her visitors who are Americans by birth, and ever since the Prince ot Wales's historical tour in Canada and the United States the British Court has been on more or less intimate epistolary terms with the White House. Princess Aribert was most ...

Published: Wednesday 18 July 1900
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 8603 | Page: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 | Tags: Illustrations  Photographs 

SMALL TALK OF THE WEEK

... connected with many well known people belonging to the Capitol, but there were actually staying with them in Pelcin at the United States Legation several very popular Washington belles, whose awful fate has made a frightful im pression on the brilliant ...

Published: Wednesday 25 July 1900
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 7569 | Page: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 | Tags: Photographs 

SMALL TALK OF THE WEEK

... that, while the Darners in the Civil War took up the cause of the Parliament one, Joseph, was twice sent by Cromwell to negotiate in secret with Cardinal Mazarin the Da wsons favoured the Stuarts. When the families united, these differences were merged ...

Published: Wednesday 12 September 1900
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 8555 | Page: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 | Tags: Photographs 

AMERICAN MEN OF MARK

... unexpected, which plays so important a part in American life, happens, Mr. William McKinley will still be the first citizen of the United States for the next four years, as he has been during the last four. Much has been written about him from time to time, and ...

Published: Wednesday 31 October 1900
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1164 | Page: 4 | Tags: Photographs 

SMALL TALK OF THE WEEK

... affection indeed, in the most old- fashionedly domesticated midde-class circles it would be difficult to find a more typically united family. During his last campaign in South Africa, Prince Christian Victor, in spite of all the calls upon his time, in spite ...

Published: Wednesday 14 November 1900
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 7266 | Page: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 | Tags: Illustrations  Photographs