Hastings was reduced to the position of a cipher at their meetings.
"Of course when I came of age I did not know much," wrote he years afterward, "still somehow I could read, write and cipher to the rule of three, but that was all.
The badge is a gold medallion bearing the royal cipher and the words " For Faithful Service " in blue; for men it rests on a silver star, for women it is surrounded by a silver wreath.
at Hampton Court in 1647, and during the next two years maintained a cipher correspondence with his father-in-law in the royal interest.
A cryptographic machine, which changed the cipher automatically and printed a message, entirely unintelligible until translated by a duplicate instrument, was one of the most perfect examples of this.
This cipher alphabet is called Albam, from the first interchangeable pairs.
Curnock having unravelled the difficult cipher and shorthand in which Wesley's early diaries were kept.
These walls, which were largely rebuilt by Jasper Tudor, earl of Pembroke, during the Wars of the Roses, were again repaired under Elizabeth during the alarm of, the Spanish invasion, as is shown by a contemporary tablet bearing the queen's cipher and the date 1588.
This cipher is called Atbash.
Ignominiously defeated by Montfort at Lewes (1264) he fell into the position of a cipher, equally despised by his opponents and supporters.
The collar is composed of three members alternately, the imperial eagle bearing on a red medallion a figure of St George slaying the Dragon, the badge of the grand duchy of Moskow, the cipher of the emperor Paul I.
As secretary he was little more than a cipher, and he left office in April 1791.
After the short ministry of Shelburne, succeeding the death of Rockingham, the duke of Portland was selected by Fox and North as a "convenient cipher" to become the head of the coalition ministry, to the formation of which the king was with great reluctance compelled to give his assent.
Meanwhile he had refused employment from the government of the Commonwealth, and had maintained a cipher correspondence with Charles.
He became a candidate for the Illinois House of Representatives; and on the 9th of March 1832 issued an address "To the people of Sangamon county" which betokens talent and education far beyond mere ability to "read, write and cipher," though in its preparation he seems to have had the help of a friend.
(November 1796), the duke became a mere cipher in politics till the 13th of March 1809, when those who had dethroned Gustavus IV.
On the 19th he wrote to Elizabeth praying for mercy, and the same day offered £1000 for procuring his pardon; and on the loth, having disclosed the cipher used in the correspondence between himself and Mary, he was executed 1 Cata.
From this date, the king remained a cipher in the hands of Sindhia, who treated him with studied neglect, until the 8th of September 1803, when Lord Lake overthrew the Mahrattas under the walls of Delhi, entered the city, and took the king under the protection of the British.
The cipher Atbash (Canon VIII.) is used in Jeremiah xxv.
The attempts to implicate him in corrupt transactions were not successful; but his political opponents endeavoured to make capital in subsequent campaigns, out of the "Cipher Dispatches."
1878 the New York Tribune (Republican) published a series of telegraphic despatches in cipher, accompanied by translations, by which it attempted to prove that during the crisis folio;ring the election Tilden had been negotiating for the purchase of the electoral votes of South Carolina and Florida.
Her correspondence in cipher from thence with her English agents abroad, intercepted by Walsingham and deciphered by his secretary, gave eager encouragement to the design for a Spanish invasion of England Under the prince of Parma, - an enterprise in which she would do her utmost to make her son take part, and in case of his refusal would induce the Catholic nobles of Scotland to betray him into the hands of Philip, from whose tutelage he should be released only on her demand, or if after her death he should wish to return, nor then unless he had become a Catholic. But even these patriotic and maternal schemes to consign her child and re-consign the kingdom to the keeping of the Inquisition, incarnate in the widower of Mary Tudor, were superseded by the attraction of a conspiracy against the throne and life of Elizabeth.
He is even acquainted with the later invention of the "cifra" or cipher.
his actions, and to treat him as if he were a cipher.
baffle the body, police have found a baffling cipher.
bit cipher strength encryption.
See Also: Constant Field Values DECRYPT_MODE public static final int DECRYPT_MODE Constant used to initialize cipher to decryption mode.
Near the body, police have found a baffling cipher.
The Dancing Men [80 k] The story of how Sherlock Holmes broke a symbol cipher.
Can you state, in general, what property a symmetric cipher needs to have for this to work?
He was no mere cipher: this was a moment of genuine emotion.
Eva also owned four small envelopes, each bearing the royal cipher, which she claimed once held private letters from the Queen.
It is the simple royal cipher surmounted by the Hellenic crown.
cipher suite might not actually be used.
cipher machine than Enigma.
cipher object may need to be reset before it can be used again.
cipher message, which can now be of no use to you.
This method is still called the Caesar cipher, regardless the size of the shift used for the substitution.
Group task to decipher full page substitution cipher full page substitution cipher message.
Note for Windows XP users: The first time you use PuTTY you should change the default encryption cipher selection policy to 3DES.
A secure PRNG is simply a good stream cipher.
He will end by showing a video (or DVD) of the rebuilt colossus actually breaking a cipher text.
cypherfirst type of reverse had six lions on the surround and the royal cipher in the middle.
cypherauthor creates a backstory for Anne of Cleves that turns a historical cipher into a three-dimensional character.
cyphered by cipher · April 5, 2003 12:46 PM Amazing how ppl change.
cypherter 3 tells of the history of the Enigma cipher machine.
cypher, having been trained as a cipher clerk, Roxane was commissioned and worked in Liverpool during the devastating air raids.
cypherccess the secure site, your browser must be capable of supporting 128 bit cipher strength encryption.
cypher implementation contain many different encryption cipher (including all the AES finalists ), but is subject to US export controls.
cypherid not include numerals nor word replacements, but was a straight-forward alphabetic substitution cipher.
Next, all cipher words containing this " mystery digraph " are listed (see Figure 5 ).
The U-boat enigma cipher is built up by Knox as the crucial problem -- and then what?
initialize cipher to decryption mode.
When Bibleman's original partner departed on a classified mission, he picked Cipher to replace him as the hero's sidekick.
substitution cipher message.
The Rail Fence Cipher uses letter transposition to generate an incredibly difficult anagram to solve.
When Bibleman 's original partner departed on a classified mission, he picked Cipher to replace him as the hero 's sidekick.
She's agreed to turn over a Russian Cipher machine, known as a Lektor, if she can meet James, who's she completely infatuated with.
This includes a cipher wheel, an invisible ink writer and a flashlight created for use with Morse code.
On the problems afforded by the chronology of Gerbert's (Pope Silvester II.) letters and by the notes in cipher in the MS. of his letters, he wrote L'Ecriture secrete de Gerbert (1877), which may be compared with his Notes tironiennes dans les dipldmes merovingiens (1885).
While at Tours he discovered the key to a Spanish cipher, consisting of more than 500 characters, and thenceforward all the despatches in that language which fell into the hands of the French could be easily read.
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