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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 

THE HAPPIEST DAYS OF YOUR LIFE

... pace, and an all-round competence that is a credit to the entire cast and production unit. The story of how, owing to an error by the Ministry of Education (Resettlement Department), a girls' school was sent to share accommo dation with a boys' school was ...

Published: Wednesday 29 March 1950
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 448 | Page: 34 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

H. E. SIR ALFRED SAVAGE, K.C.M.G.: Governor and Commander-in-Chief of British Guiana

... about the Domestic Sugar Agreement guaran teeing a cash crop bonus to sugar workers, and did very good work on the peasant resettlement plan known as the Seawell Project. His real concern for the good of the areas under his administration, and his active ...

Published: Wednesday 16 December 1953
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 703 | Page: 10, 11 | Tags: Photographs 

THE WING: SQUADRON REUNIONS: OFFICERS AND MEN

... experiment; but the idea of including N.C.O.s and men in an annual reunion of naval or military units is one to be commended and followed. Talki Over There are some units, ships, regiments, bat- Old nines talions, or squadrons which would only re assemble willingly ...

THE CLUBMAN

... possible the most loquacious native members of the Civil Service to be Lieutenant-Governors of the Provinces. The third act would be to pass a resolution that no Bengalis were to qualify for the Civil Service until the pre sent qualified over plus were ...

CINEMA CAMEOS. By C. A. LEJEUNE

... sets about organising his resources. Civil construction engineers dig pits and slit trenches Air-raid drills are made com- pulsory. A special J apanes envoy, on his way to Washing ton, is welcomed with a sceptics civility. But the defence plans continue. ...

THE LITERARY LOUNGER

... THE LITERARY LOUNGER. By L. P. HARTLEY. THE American Civil War has proved a popular subject for fiction on both sides of the Atlantic. Like most wars before the Great War, it was, or could without undue stretch of imagination, be thought to be romantic ...

Published: Wednesday 23 March 1938
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2228 | Page: 44, 46 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

SMALL TALK OF THE WEEK

... daughter of Sir James Clolland Burns, late of Glenlee, Hamilton. By the time this appears, Mr. Choate, the new Ambassador for the United States to the Court of St. James s, will have landed, for he left New York early last week. He may expect a hearty welcome ...

Published: Wednesday 01 March 1899
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 10982 | Page: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 | Tags: Illustrations  Photographs 

HORS D'ŒUVRES

... sanitation seem to have been at Santiago, the expedition was a great advance 011 the early days of the Civil War. Possibly the mere fact of a Civil War was responsible for the disorganisation and helplessness shown in 1861 now there is no disunion, and ...

Published: Wednesday 17 August 1898
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 862 | Page: 37 | Tags: Photographs 

THE CRITIC ON THE HEARTH

... life smoothed for him by school,, university, and the rest he would doubtless have gone to the Bar or passed into the higher Civil Service, and would have ended the usual brilliant career in knighted and pensioned ease. On the other hand, Mr. Raymond continues ...

SMALL TALK

... exceeding any that your County Court judges possess. He is the Judge Ordinary of the bounds. He has both a civil and a criminal jurisdiction. In civil cases his powers are almost the same as the Supreme Court. He can try cases in his Ordinary Court up to ...

Published: Wednesday 25 October 1893
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 3878 | Page: 12, 13, 14 | Tags: Photographs 

Sketch-Book

... punitive campaign in which he or so long led the forces of the United Nations is designed to contain and throw back lommuni' aggression but when I read, in tommunio is from Tokyo, that United Nations tircraft a ounted for a further estimated 450 Communis ...