THE GAME OF CHESS

... by some authorities to Palamedes, a Grecian hero of the Trojan war, about 1(180 a.r. The word chews is derived from the Persian shah, king; and checkmate, or shahmat, means king eonfounded or everts - mfg. . But not only in Persian, but in Fninacrit ...

Published: Saturday 14 September 1912
Newspaper: Wicklow People
County: Wicklow, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 133 | Page: 11 | 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

(From the Standard.)

... if Herat has been really captured, is of Russian suggestion there can be little doubt; and reason for deep regret the Persian Shah will have that he has ned the insidious counsels of the Czar. That Persia alone can make no stand against the hardy mo ...

Published: Saturday 05 January 1856
Newspaper: Saunders's News-Letter
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 590 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

THE PRINCE IN INDIA

... and curiosity to see British prince is as strong in Bombay as the same passion would be in London see Turkish Sultan or a Persian Shah. Every otticial effort too had been made to get a spectacle and sensation. Of spectacle there was no lack Eight triumphal ...

Published: Saturday 20 November 1875
Newspaper: Dublin Weekly Nation
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 887 | Page: 9 | Tags: none

FOREIGN TELEGRAMS

... discussion In the English press. Mirza Malkom, Rhau has been sent to St, Petersburg to announce the arrival, in April, -of Lthe Persian Shah. The Shah will visit St. Petersburg, Berlin, Vienna, London, and Paris, and retam home by Con- stantinople. r | ~~AMERICA ...

Published: Wednesday 15 January 1873
Newspaper: Freeman's Journal
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 1057 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

ARMY OF THE NORTH

... to contradict, since they state that the advance the troops on Cabul has been now countermanded till the intentions tl»c Persian Shah become more evident than they present are, and tfclt, consequently, they have not yet moved from Shikapore. Representative ...

Published: Saturday 11 May 1839
Newspaper: Dublin Evening Post
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 901 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

the CARLOW ROST, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 7. 18)7

... Cronstadt in order to bring the Russ to our terms. No such thing. But neither the Ruler of the Celestial empire, nor the Persian Shah has Sebastopol to pcint its bristling cannon against the ships of England, and hence she plays the part of the agressor ...

Published: Saturday 07 February 1857
Newspaper: Carlow Post
County: Carlow, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 1106 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

LA FORCE

... States. They will take a brief against their country from any quarter. If an American President wants political capital, or Persian Shah has a vindictive personal quarrel to gratify, or a Turkish Pacha wants to cover his cowardice, corruption, and rapacity ...

THE ROYAL SPEECH LEGISLATIVE FORECAST

... and in the rebuke, Mr. Asquith gravely informed the Hous*-. had felt obliges! administer conjunction wnth Russia to the Persian Shah. ’I he happy influences the Berlin visit naturally received their imed praise, and were very appropriately dealt with the ...

Published: Wednesday 17 February 1909
Newspaper: Dublin Daily Express
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 1488 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

ANNEXATION OF HERAT TO PERSIA,

... if Herat has been really captored, is of Russian suggestion there can be little doubt; and reason for deep regret the Persian Shah will have that has listened to the insidious counsels of the Czar. That Persia alone can make no stand against the hardy ...

Published: Tuesday 08 January 1856
Newspaper: Cork Constitution
County: Cork, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 1866 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

EXTRAORDINARY RUMOUR

... rumour that was current this morning of the death of the Duchess of York is entirely without foundation. ILLNESS OF THE PERSIAN SHAH. A Paris telegram says the Shah of Persia is alarmingly ill. ...

Published: Saturday 24 April 1897
Newspaper: Kerry Evening Post
County: Kerry, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 43 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

A CONFEDERATION OF MAHOMETAN

... country he and his whole suite will the guests of the Sultan. This is the first occasion since the conquest of Bagdad that Persian Shah has made his appearance on Turkish soil, and there is some talk Constantinople of taking the opportunity for proposing ...

Published: Thursday 17 November 1870
Newspaper: The Evening Freeman
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 253 | Page: 2 | Tags: none