LETTERS TO EDITOR. DUNDEE MAGISTRATES AND ROYALTY. TO THE EDITOR OF THE DUNDEE COURIER. Sir,—l thipk that you ..

... were ahsoulutelv devoid of anything approaching enthusiasm. They went for the same reason that they would have gone to see Persian Shah, an Indian Nabob, or a King Cetawayo; and, looking upon the spectacle, I was forcibly reminded of the truth of Thomas Carlyle's ...

Published: Monday 22 June 1891
Newspaper: Dundee Courier
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 264 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

SHARP REPLY TO DECREE

... SHARP REPLY TO DECREE. RUSSIA NOTIFIES POWERS SHE WON’T INTERFERE. [BEVTER’e TRLEGRAMS.] Yeater.day morning the Young Persian Shah was conducted to Sultanababad Palace and there formally acquainted bis accession, ft is believed will be sent abroad to ...

Prise-IVlnners

... —Girls: 1. Daphne Parsons (Christmas Tree); 2. Sylvia Henvest (poppy); 3. Mavis Mengeham So-Peep). Soya: 1. Tommy Mengeham (Persian Shah); 2. Jimmy Houneome (Will Hay - ). Consolation: Iris Pratt and Daphne Cox (bride and bridegroom). Dress made from materials ...

Published: Friday 06 January 1939
Newspaper: Hampshire Telegraph
County: Hampshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 226 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

COLONIAL AND FOKEIGN

... recoil in Old England’s quiet and dignified retort, in her increasingly Popular Ovation, ucjt to the Cesarewitch —but to the Persian Shah. For Latest Telegraphic News and Latest Local and General News sec Page 1(». ...

Published: Saturday 28 June 1873
Newspaper: Liverpool Mail
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 260 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Tt’RKEY

... father, independent of the Porte. ’1 he nominal supremacy of the Sultan, however, is to acknowledged. It is said that the Persian Shah has offered to assist the Sultan against the Egyptians. The Allgemeine Zeilung mentions that the negotiations between the ...

Published: Saturday 16 February 1833
Newspaper: Carlisle Patriot
County: Cumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 297 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

CHESS BOARD TERMS

... attacks the king. The word oomes through the old French “eschec,” “eechac” from the Middle Latin form, “scacous” of the Persian Shah, i.e., king, and was early applied to token, ticket, or counterfoil. When first introduced into ordinary city parlance ...

Published: Saturday 18 January 1913
Newspaper: Nottingham Evening Post
County: Nottinghamshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 401 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

CROSS FOR THE PERSIAN WAR

... last week conferred on Mr. Gibbs, tbe Prince of Wales's tutor. We wish tbe gallant fellows wbo so valiantly daunted tbe Persian Shah in the field and afloat under Oo tram and Leeke success ia itbeir aspirations after ! a badge to denote tbe part tbey took ...

Published: Saturday 10 April 1858
Newspaper: Hampshire Advertiser
County: Hampshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 331 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

LATE TELEGRAMS

... ALLIANCE. [From To-Day’s “Standard.”] Vienna, Friday. A letter from Paris in the itical Correspondence assests that the Persian Shah wiR hardly fail to appreciate the prudent and disinterested counsel France, given by M. Tricon, in regard to the struggle ...

Published: Saturday 14 February 1880
Newspaper: Greenock Advertiser
County: Renfrewshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 277 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

COLLIERIES FLOODED

... ruler night,-as wished to lay the informations before Kashgar, and Abdoussamed Mirza. brother of the Attorney-General. Persian Shah. It is uncertain whether the attend- The case was adjourned for fortnight. Young ance of the Shah himself can be secured ...

Published: Friday 23 March 1883
Newspaper: Dublin Daily Express
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 397 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

MANCHESTER'S COSTLY HOBBY

... advantage area if the needs of the company made it neoeaaary, aa is hinted. Next, if not superior in tanos to the rait the Persian Shah, ia thought to have been that of the directors the North western, T.anoashrrs and Yorkshire, and Sheffield Railways, and ...

Published: Thursday 05 September 1889
Newspaper: Liverpool Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 369 | Page: 5 | 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

THE CAPTURE OF HERAT

... Petersburg!), Russian force of 50,000 men, commanded by General Bernhoff, waa prepared to march to the support of the Persian Shah. This looks very like renewal of the late war on the European and Aaiatic frontier. Alt preceding accounts must have prepared ...