Fred O'Connor, dressed to the nines in a dapper suit, pink shirt, bow tie and sporting a boutonniere, asked Dean if his iron was broken when he took one look at his stepson's new but wrinkled slacks.
Now, Mr. Boyle was a sporting neighbor who spent a good deal of time in shooting.
Sporting rights will pass to the lessee unless reserved.
Typical Non-Sporting Dogs.
(From Photos by Bowden Bros.) Typical Sporting Dogs.
Lee) was issued, the simple classification of sporting and non-sporting dog - terriers and toy dogs, being adopted; but although there had been an understanding since 1874, when the first volume of the Kennel Club Stud Book (Frank C. S.
Pearce) was issued, as to the identity of the two great divisions of dogs, an incident at Altrincham Show in September 'goo - an exhibitor entering a Russian wolfhound in both the sporting and non-sporting competitions - made it necessary for authoritative information to be given as to how the breeds should be separated.
The prizes were sporting guns made by Mr Pape and presented by him to the promoters of the show.
Another big success was scored, and the National Dog Show Society was established for the purpose of holding a show of sporting dogs in Birmingham every winter.
Nutt and a very'strong committee, among whom were many of the most noted owners of sporting dogs of that time.
Excepting for greyhounds, however, high prices are rarely offered for sporting dogs, 300 guineas for the pointer "Coronation" and 200 guineas for the retriever "High Legh Blarney" being the best reported prices for gun dogs during the last few years.
1908), whose volumes on Modern Dogs (sporting, non-sporting and terriers) are the standard works on dogs.
No scientific classification of the breeds of dogs is at present possible, but whilst the division already given into "sporting" and "non-sporting" is of some practical value, for descriptive purposes it is convenient to make a division into the six groups: - wolfdogs, greyhounds, spaniels, hounds, mastiffs and terriers.
They are pre-eminently dogs for sporting purposes, and special strains or breeds adapted to the peculiarities of different kinds of sporting have been produced.
They appear to have been produced in Normandy and the Vendee, where they were employed for sporting purposes, and originally were no very definite breed.
Typical Sporting Dogs.
Sanitary taxes, £T20,519, and fisheries and sporting licenses affected to the service of the public debt, £T153,990.
It still contains, however, large factories for firearms military and sporting, and side arms, besides ironworks, machine-works, potteries and tanneries.
Among other early Calcutta magazines were the Asiatic Observer (1823-1824), the Quarterly Oriental Magazine (1824-1827), and the Royal Sporting Magazine (1833-1838).
There are also several excellent clubs and societies, social, political, scientific, and sporting; including among the last the famous Royal Ulster Yacht Club.
Here he is represented as the son of a king saved from a slaughter of the innocents, brought up by a cowherd, sporting with the milkmaids, and performing miraculous feats in his childhood.
Bows and arrows were certainly in use for sporting purposes, but there is no reason for believing that they were much used in warfare before the Danish invasions.
There is also an Old English use of the word "law" in a more or less sporting sense ("to give law" or "allow so much law"), meaning a start or fair allowance in time or distance.
Then the " two ancient and grave knights " returned and led him to the chapel, the esquires going before them " sporting and dancing " with " the minstrels making melody."
Considering the interest which is taken in crocodiles and their allies, on account of their size, their dangerous nature and the sporting trophies which they yield, the following " key," based upon easily ascertained characters of the skull, is given.
The sporting tastes of the ancient Greeks, as may be gathered from many references in Homer (Il.
The severity of the forest laws which prevailed during t he Norman period is sufficient evidence of the sporting ardour of William and his successors.
It is difficult to imagine how the dispersion of such a pack could have come about in such a sporting country, but in 1827 Sir Arthur Chichester got a pack together again.
30 be rendered: " I was at his side as a master-workman "; but the Hebrew word (amon) rendered " master-workman " is of doubtful meaning, and the connexion rather calls for some such sense as " nursling, ward "; Yahweh himself is represented as the architect, and wisdom, the first of his works, is his companion, sporting in his presence like a beloved child.
Several of the leading sporting clubs have their headquarters in Stockholm.
These variations have arisen chiefly through cross-breeding, though not entirely so, there being a few cases upon record of the production of "sports" from tubers that have become the parents of new varieties, but authentic cases of the sporting of tubers are few and far between.
Was a good horseman, and had circumstances been more propitious he might have left his mark in the sporting annals of the country.
If seeds of tio of these "sporting" plants be taken and grown in another season, they may (or may not) reproduce the particular variation.
Powell-Cotton, A Sporting Trip through Abyssinia (London, 1902); A.
All this has been brought about by the establishment of a show for sporting dogs at Newcastleon-Tyne in the summer of 1859.
Powell-Cotton, A Sporting Trip through Abyssinia, chaps.
"Are these the troops?" a blond woman asked, dressed in tactical clothing and sporting advanced weaponry that reminded Brady just how elite the positions in the special protective service were considered.
"She should know," Mick answered, displaying a sporting magazine, "Penny's the one on the cover."
It appeared to have no companion in the universe--sporting there alone--and to need none but the morning and the ether with which it played.
Still wearing the garb of Hell, Darkyn's mate was sporting fangs with her pink hair and a heavy sultriness that made Deidre look twice.