The manufacture of serge was considerable early in the 19th century.
Serge is manufactured in Ashburton, and there are breweries, paint factories and saw-mills.
In 1798 the town mills were converted into a woollen manufactory, which up to recent times produced large quantities of cloth, and the serge manufacture was introduced early in the 19th century.
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amyl throb of Serge's electronic soundscapes feed into the very core of Kasabian's music.
inventive choreography and staging combine with Serge Prokofiev's powerful score to create a compelling and stimulating production.
The Winter Dress consists of a single vestment of thick blue serge.
The window that looked on to the alleyway was curtained by thick black serge in which was cut the shape of the cross.
serge suit was much appreciated.
serge drapes which offers complete blackout.
The walls are made from wool serge drapes which offers complete blackout.
Their working clothes were in dark colors such as navy serge with striped aprons.
Meanwhile it is legitimate to share the hope expressed by President Roosevelt in his message to Congress of December 1905 that some future Hague conference may succeed in making arbitration the customary method of settling international disputes in all save the few classes of cases indicated above, and that - to quote Mr Roosevelt's words - " these classes may themselves be as sharply defined and rigidly limited as the governmental and social development of the world will for the time being permit."/n==Authorities== - Among special treatises are: Kamarowsky, Le Tribunal international (traduit par Serge de Westman) (Paris, 1887); Rouard de Card, Les Destinees de l'arbitrage international, depuis la sentence rendue par le tribunal de Geneve (Paris, 1892); Michel Revon, L' Arbitrage international (Paris, 1892); Ferdinand Dreyfus, L'Arbitrage international (Paris, 1894) (where the earlier authorities are collected); A.
Among the fancy cloths made in cotton may be mentioned: matting, which includes various kinds with some similarity in appearance to a matting texture; matelasse, which is in some degree an imitation of French dress goods of that name; pique, also of French origin, woven in stripes in relief, which cross the width of the piece, and usually finished stiff; Bedford cord, a cheaper variety of pique in which the stripes run the length of the piece; oatmeal cloth, which has an irregular surface suggesting the grain of oatmeal, commonly dyed cream colour; crimp cloth, in which a puckered effect is obtained by uneven shrinkage; grenadine, said to be derived from Granada, a light dress material originally made of silk or silk and wool; brilliant, a dress material, usually with a small raised pattern; leno, possibly a corrupt form of the French linon or lawn, a kind of fancy gauze used for veils, curtains, &c.; lappet, a light material with a figure or pattern as lawn, batiste, serge, huckaback, galloon, and a large number of names are of obvious derivation and use, such as umbrella cloth, apron cloth, sail cloth, book-binding cloth, shroud cloth, 1 Including Federated Malay States.
As the weather became warmer the thin serge suit was much appreciated.
The Goanese wear a blue and white striped jacket with silver P & 0 buttons and blue serge trousers.
Strauss began fashioning pants out of canvas and later added a durable French cloth called serge de Nimes, known now as denim.
In Chrono Cross, you start as a character named Serge who accidentally travels into a dimension where he has been dead for the last ten years.
Some joined Serge Diaghilev's Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo and later made their way to the United States.
They're even destined to be big in Hollywood and on the runways, according to stylist Guy Riggio at the Serge Normant at John Frieda Salon in Los Angeles.
Serge the raw edge of the fabric to help your blanket hold its shape.
This song isn't really "by" Jarvis Cocker and Kid Loco, but rather is a cover a Serge Gainsbourg tune, featured on the new Serge Gainsbourg tribute album Monsieur Gainsbourg Revisited.
Her lips have been sealed for a long time, but now she's back, with with an album of covers of French pop classics by the likes of Serge Gainsbourg, Edith Piaf, and Jacques Brel.
The conductor at the time was Serge Koussevitzky.
Of the other churches of Angers, the principal are St Serge, an abbey-church of the 12th and 15th centuries, and La Trinite (12th century).
A neighbouring centre of the serge industry is the urban district of Buckfastleigh (pop. 2520), 3 m.
Shoe-making, tanning, agricultural trade, tin-plating, and the manufacture of confectionery and cider have superseded the former large woollen and serge industries.
c. 1367) refers in a posthumous poem called Dita mundi to the " noble serge " which Ireland sent to Italy, and fine mantles of Irish frieze are mentioned in a list of goods exported from England to Pope Urban VI.
SERGE JULIEVICH WITTE, Count (1849-), Russian statesman, was born at Tiflis, where his father (of Dutch extraction) was a member of the Viceregal Council of the Caucasus.
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