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Published: Friday 06 June 1930
Newspaper: Lancashire Evening Post
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1677 | Page: 6 | 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

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

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

THIS DAY'S SPIRIT OF THE PRESS

... the title of a Ministry to respect upon such incidents ao the recaption of an English representative at Pekin and of a Persian Shah in London. THE DIFFERENCES IN TIIK CABINET. Tbo Daily-Pews remarks that tbe House of Commons yesterday was compelled to ...

Published: Thursday 31 July 1873
Newspaper: Manchester Evening News
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 978 | Page: 4 | 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

OUR LONDON CORRESPONDENCE

... various monasteries. But, besiles these, them ate also interesting Oriental writings, P4u Arabic Koxan from India, and a Persian Shah Namen, illustrated by Persian bandsi, among the rest, Of Esglish works, perhaps the ?? interesting is a poem said to have ...

Published: Thursday 08 June 1876
Newspaper: Liverpool Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1198 | Page: 6 | Tags: News 

THE SHAH AND HIS PEOPLE

... informed with ri regard at any rate to the views and statements of t. the opposition, if such a term. can be used of I ,, Persian ?? Shah of Persia is nearly I is, played out. He drinks a bottle of brandy a day. H 1e : c eonsumes hashish and oplum freely. ...

Published: Wednesday 18 November 1891
Newspaper: Liverpool Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1341 | Page: 8 | Tags: News 

THE MARRIAGE OF THE CZAREWITCH

... de Lima, from Brazil, the son and representative of another hemisphere, and Abdourrakhn Khan, despatched hither by the Persian Shah, introduced an exotic element into this formal and urbane company. The ladies of all the ambassadors, Lady Stuart, and ...

Tonic Sandown Queen Mother

... COMNAILL --.. Winner DAM*. Ov WaIIOISIOn Runners: Chariot. Porter. POtellatoon. Cavalry Wh:stle, g e . Smun's Nor I, Char Persian Shah. Men lames. Mans Del:ght. Adeerwort. Comha lll. Grande Marque. GlOwlng Account, Woodwinc ThomOn 11 Smyrna. (Iva Quid. Ileg ...

Published: Saturday 17 December 1966
Newspaper: Liverpool Echo
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1571 | Page: 22 | 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