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A NIGHT AT THE HERRING FISHING

... spoKe patois of Aberdeenshire, of which I coukl make out just here and there word; while in Celtic boat, the 1 men generally speak Gaelic, and, they never to ' except in the herring time, cannot be depended on sailors. The night was most favourable. The ...

Published: Monday 11 June 1855
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 823 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

The Death ok the Bey of Tunis is reported telegraphic despatch from Cagliari. The event occurred yesterday week ..

... and acts at the hoarse shout of command, but of himself he does nothing. He has no will, no energy, pride of craft. If you speak to him suddenly he starts and takes attitude of drilled attention. He will not flinch or stir for a blow, bat his eyes darken ...

Published: Monday 11 June 1855
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 743 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

The Four Points: Probable Result

... the result of a compromise, and, if adopted by Russia, would have turned out little better than a delusion. We are not now speaking of the faults which all men, including the very ministers who are responsible for the framing of these points, find in them ...

Published: Tuesday 12 June 1855
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1363 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Jobbery in High Places

... ol Stores. Mr. Godley's name is not altogether unknown to fame. He was the prime agent in the Canterbury failure —we are speaking, of course, of Canterbury in New Zealand. Mr. Gladstone took him warmly by the hand, >and has endeavoured ,in every way to ...

Published: Tuesday 12 June 1855
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1223 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

Miscellaneous News

... her lips one word of detraction or diS' paragement. It seemed as if nature had so framed fl mind that she could not think or speak or do aught b good of and to every one. The end of this good worn* ll was literally peace. She came to her grave in > full ...

Published: Tuesday 12 June 1855
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1155 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

TRIAL OF AN ENGLISHMAN IN FRANCE FOR MURDER

... extremities were already cold. Medical assistance was procured, but at eight o'clock in the evening he died without being able to speak a word. Conveyed gaol, Piers was interrogated an examining magistrate. He at first pretended that Barbion had committed suicide; ...

Published: Tuesday 12 June 1855
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1676 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Nature of the Operations in the Crimea

... attack, ' carried on by the French, is directed from this mt | ainst the tower and the works about it. ' rddulph states, in speaking of this attack, V tll0u &k the last commenced, it is destined 1 become the most important/' Major Chapman ' anticipated ...

Published: Thursday 14 June 1855
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1374 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

War and Foreign News

... the far greater part of the Russians were killed outright the bayonet, and the number of wounded is, therefore, not worth speaking of—followed almost immediately the losses of Kertch, Yenikale, Genitchi, and Soujoukkaleh, have not failed to make a most ...

Published: Thursday 14 June 1855
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 732 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

The stores of shot, shell, and ammunition, are enormous; the rounds for each gun were completed some days since to

... far greater part of the Russians were killed outright by the bayonet, and the number of wounded is, therefore, not worth speaking of—followed almost immediately by the losses at Kertch, Yenikale, Genitchi, and Soujouk-kaleb, have not failed to make a ...

Published: Thursday 14 June 1855
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 883 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

War and Foreign News

... at least ten heavy guns. Owing to the steep ascent of the hill, and its proximity to other extensive works in rear, not to speak of the rifle pits in its vicinity, its capture must have been a most arduous undertaking, as our lists of killed and wounded ...

Published: Friday 15 June 1855
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 404 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

HER MAJESTY'S SHIP MIRANDA, OFF THE TOWN OF GENITCHI, May 29. Sir, —I h&ve the honour to inform you that

... several of them were struck by grape and case sho'' most fortunately only one man was slightly wounded 1 Lieutenant Mackenzie speaks in high terms of e coolness and excellent behaviour of all employ® 1 under his orders; and I trust I maybe allowed bring to ...

Published: Friday 15 June 1855
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 978 | Page: 2 | Tags: none