In 1904 he went to Japan as war correspondent and in 1914 to Mexico in the same capacity.
Lord Wolseley had said that the special correspondent was the curse of the modern army.
See also Shrewsbury's anonymous correspondent in Hist.
He was also correspondent for the London Times in Japan.
He was the friend and correspondent of many foreigners of distinction, among whom may be named Dellinger, Lamennais, Montalembert and Napoleon III.
The instrument which has now been exclusively used for revenue purposes for nearly a century is that associated with the name of Bartholomew Sikes, who was correspondent to the Board of Excise from 1774 to 1783, and for some time collector of excise for Hertfordshire.
In 1835 he was elected correspondent of the Paris Academy, and in 1839 a foreign member of the Royal Society.
In 1872 a correspondent had remonstrated with him in vain as to taking "usury," i.e.
At the time he sent it to Grimald Walafrid had, as he himself tells us, hardly passed his eighteenth year, and he begs his correspondent to revise his verses, because, "as it is not lawful for a monk to hide anything from his abbot," he fears he may be beaten with deserved stripes.
It remains uncertain whether a small Madonna with distaff and spindle, which the correspondent of Isabella Gonzaga reports Leonardo as having begun for one Robertet, a favourite of the king of France, was ever finished.
2 In any case it is certain that Craig was a friend and correspondent of Tycho's, and it is probable that he was the " Scotus quidam."
His son, SIR Tobias, or Tobie, Matthew (1577-1655), is remembered as the correspondent and friend of Francis Bacon.
His correspondent, Francis Haywood, made a counter-proposal which so disgusted Schopenhauer that he addressed his next letter to the publishers of the review.
He was five times president of the Royal Astronomical Society, was correspondent of the French Academy and belonged to many other foreign and American societies.
Writing in 1879, a correspondent of The Times' stated that this emigration then averaged 8000 a year, and in bad times had reached as many as 30,000 in one year.
He was war correspondent to in the early days of the Franco-German War, but after Sedan he returned to Paris, where he became secretary to Gambetta and superintended the refugees in Paris.
On the outbreak of the Franco-German War he resigned his professorship and acted for a time as correspondent to The Times in Italy.
His own account of his school and college training, given in a letter to the same correspondent (6th August 1767), is: "I employed almost my whole time at Oxford in the mathematical and classical knowledge, but more particularly in the latter, so that I understand Latin and Greek tolerably well.
Graham, Last Words with Gordon (1887); " War Correspondent," Why Gordon Perished (1896).
It was eagerly welcomed by the Berlin mathematician, who had the generosity to withhold from publication his own further researches on the subject, until his youthful correspondent should have had time to complete and opportunity to claim the invention.
It was not, indeed, simply a reactionary or undemocratic measure; it was, as The Times correspondent pointed out, " a measure sui generis, designed to defeat the objects of the universal suffrage movement that compelled the Coalition to take office in April 1906, and framed in accordance with Magyar needs as understood by one of the foremost Magyar noblemen."
at Rome, Montpellier and Paris), dedicated to his friend and correspondent Constantine of Fleury.
In reply her correspondent says that the master is wholly taken up with geometry and very impatient of the brush, but at the same time tells her all about his just completed cartoon for the Annunziata.
And the same correspondent must be told that "Ralph's handkerchief which he brought me from Paris is the most successful thing I ever wore."
He was director of decorations at the Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893, and in 1898 he went to Manila as war correspondent for The Times and for Harper's Weekly.
In 1860 he became legislative correspondent at Columbus for several Ohio newspapers, including the Cincinnati Gazette, of which he was made city editor in 1861.
Daniel Berzsenyi, whose odes are among the finest in the Hungarian language, was the correspondent of Kazinczy, and like him a victim of the attacks of the Mondolat.
The staff comprises a controller-general (salary £1200 rising to £1500), a deputy controller-general and labour commissioner, a principal for statistics, a principal of the commercial department, an assistant labour commissioner, a chief staff officer for commercial intelligence, a chief labour correspondent, a special inquiry officer, and a staff of investigators and labour correspondents.
In 1846 Mahony became correspondent at Rome to the Daily News, and his letters from that capital gave very vivid pictures of the first years of the reign of Pius IX.
1 He asks another correspondent to supply him with a copy of the Verrines or any other works for a similar purpose.
Philpot in a long reply, whilst maintaining the obligation of infant baptism, yet addresses his correspondent as, "dear brother, saint, and fellow-prisoner for the truth of Christ's gospel"; and at the close of his argument he says, "I beseech thee, dear brother in the gospel, follow the steps of the faith of the glorious martyrs in the primitive church, and of such as at this day follow the same."
In 1869 he was raised to the peerage by Gladstone as Baron Acton; he was an intimate friend and constant correspondent of the Liberal leader, and the two men had the very highest regard for one another.
Charles, who believed that the Jesuits had promoted the outbreak, and also that they had organized a murder plot against him, allowed his minister Aranda (q.v.), the correspondent of Voltaire, to expel the order in 1766, and he exerted his whole influence to secure its entire suppression.
He was Washington correspondent of the Gazette in 1862-68, acting incidentally as clerk of the military committee of Congress (1862-63) and as librarian of the House of Representatives (1863-66).
After the death of Voltaire (1778), whose friend and correspondent he had been for more than thirty years, he was regarded as the leader of the philosophical party in the Academy.
He was a student of Western theology, a correspondent of Archbishop Laud, and had travelled in Germany and Switzerland.
Droysen, Preussische Staatsschriften, Politische Correspondent Friedrichs des Grossen, and Urkunden and Actenstiicke zur Geschichte des Kurfiirsten Friedrich Wilhelm von Brandenburg.
He was educated privately and at Trinity College, Cambridge, afterwards becoming a war correspondent for the Pall Mall Gazette during the Austro-Prussian War of 1866.
He was chosen a correspondent of the Institute of France in 1860, and succeeded to the high honour of associe etranger in 1874.
" Send me," says Epicurus to a correspondent, " send me some Cythnian cheese, so that, should I choose, I may fare sumptuously."
He was the friend of regular correspondent - a third of the letters preserved to us are to or from him; and it appears from his first letter that their talk on this occasion was "on God, on infinite extension and thought, on the difference and the agreement of these attributes, on the nature of the union of the human soul with the body, as well as concerning the principles of the Cartesian and Baconian philosophies."
LUCILIUS JUNIOR, a friend and correspondent of the younger Seneca, probably the author of Aetna, a poem on the origin of volcanic activity, variously attributed to Virgil, Cornelius Severus (epic poet of the Augustan age) and Manilius.
He contributed poems to the daily press, called out by the Slavery question; he was, early in 1846, a correspondent of the London Daily News, and in the spring of 1848 he formed a connexion with the National Anti-Slavery Standard of New York, by which he agreed to furnish weekly either a poem or a prose article.
By the French Academy of Moral and Political Sciences he was made correspondent (1857) and foreign associate (the first Englishman since Macaulay) (1864).
In terms of the agreement of thought and being, the logical forms of the part of dialectic correspondent to knowledge statically considered have parallels and analogies in being, the concept being correlated to substance, the judgment to causal nexus.
He became widely known as a war correspondent, reporting every war from the Greco-Turkish War (1897) to the World War.
A Greek by birth, adopted son of Jacob Heraklides, despot of Paros, Samos and other Aegean islands, acquainted with Greek and Latin literature, and master of most European languages; appearing alternately as a student of astronomy at Wittenberg, whither he had been invited by Count Mansfeld, as a correspondent of Melanchthon, and as a writer of historical works which he dedicated to Philip II.
During the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-78 he was correspondent of the London Daily News and Graphic, and of the New York Herald.
He next engaged in literary and tutorial work in Bremen, and on the outbreak of the revolution, in February 1848, was sent to Paris, as correspondent of the Bremer Zeitung.
He was elected honorary member of the academy of Upsala in 1833, of that of Berlin in 1843, and correspondent of the Institute of France in 1844.
During the, 8th century the classical scholarship of the Netherlands was under the healthy and stimulating influence of Bentley (1662-1742), who marks the beginning of the English and Dutch period, mainly represented English in Holland by Bentley's younger contemporary and correspondent, Tiberius Hemsterhuys (1685-1766), and the latter scholar's great pupil David Ruhnken (1723-1798).
He edited for a short time a patriotic journal, the Prussian Correspondent, joined the headquarters of the allied sovereigns, and witnessed the battle of Bautzen, and was subsequently employed in some minor negotiations.
16), who also sends to another correspondent an account of his uncle's writings and his manner of life (iii.
Late in the 15th century, in spite of the somewhat greater liberty of that age, we find Stephen Scrope writing nakedly to a familiar correspondent "for very need [of poverty], I was fain to sell a little daughter I have for much less than I should have done by possibility," i.e.
THOMAS ROBERT MALTHUS (1766-1834), English economist, was born in 1766 at the Rookery, near Guildford, Surrey, a small estate owned by his father, Daniel Malthus, a gentleman of good family and independent fortune, of considerable culture, the friend and correspondent of Rousseau and one of his executors.
LUCIUS LUCCEIUS, Roman orator and historian, friend and correspondent of Cicero.
In 1806 he journeyed to Italy, and was for more than a year private tutor at Rome in the family of Wilhelm von Humboldt, who became his friend and correspondent.
In an ordinary Greek letter (as the papyri show) we should find the salutation followed by an expression of gratification over the correspondent's good health and of prayer for its continuance.
With an unselfish generosity which must always shine in the history of science, and indeed of the human race, Darwin proposed at once to communicate his correspondent's essay to the Linnaean Society of London, but was persuaded by his friends to send with it an outline of his own views.
He had seven children, only three of whom survived him - the distinguished physician Johann Albrecht Heinrich, and two daughters, one of them being Elise, Lessing's friend and correspondent.
Besides all this, Hamilton was a voluminous correspondent.
From the imperfect statistics available, the following tables of the class of goods imported and exported, and their respective values, were drawn up in 1901 by the late Mr Whittaker, The Times correspondent.
After acting as deputy City editor of the Independent on Sunday she became a columnist and capital markets correspondent at the Evening Standard.
Drummond sent a large consignment of more than 200 seeds to a correspondent for sale.
correspondent embedded with US forces.
Don't miss our surprise top TV motoring correspondent opening our show at midday on Saturday.
In both situations, the body to which the correspondence was originally addressed will inform the correspondent of the action taken.
The regular affiliate members are invited to appoint a correspondent for each SC.
correspondent for several midwestern newspapers.
John Reed was perhaps the best foreign correspondent who ever lived.
A Paul Adams Paul Adams became the BBC's chief diplomatic correspondent for News 24 in October 2004.
anonymous correspondent " TL " followed Andrew Brice's poetic example and wrote the following: " Grecians forsooth!
Murray Sayle is a veteran foreign correspondent who has been living in Japan.
These are two of the alarming facts pointed out by Jonathan Oliver, political correspondent of the Mail on Sunday in a recent article.
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Cathy joined the FT from the Independent, where she was media business correspondent.
She is the consumer affairs correspondent for BBC 2's Working Lunch.
And nobody has dared to seriously challenge it. · William Keegan is the Observer's senior economics correspondent.
They intend to provide: Their gardening correspondent as a judge.
Your correspondent still has a crick in his neck to prove it!
Our personal hygiene correspondent Alex Proud reports that roll-on deodorant is more efficacious than the aerosol variety.
A view showing a man, possibly a correspondent, beside his camel watching a wounded dervish on the battlefield.
diplomatic correspondent for News 24 in October 2004.
He recently won an Emma for the best Media correspondent.
Carter was a correspondent of the female evangelist Mary Tooth.
foreign correspondent for 20 years.
Before then she was chief foreign correspondent at the Mail on Sunday.
He was replaced by Henry Wickham Steed, the former foreign correspondent.
As they led me away, I began telling the assembled press that the last foreign correspondent in their country was being thrown out.
One of our members lived abroad for many years as the wife of a distinguished foreign correspondent, another is an ex ballet dancer.
This is personified by Alden Pyle, who is characterized by the cynical British foreign correspondent Thomas Fowler as ' The Quiet American ' .
foreign correspondentsented by former BBC foreign affairs correspondent and independent MP for Tatton, Martin Bell.
foreign correspondentop a career as a foreign news correspondent.
Your own correspondent makes his first foray into a local specialty, conch fritters.
How can an award winning science correspondent produce such guff as the above?
immaculate timing the correspondent replies: " You can get yourself into terrible trouble doing that!
Not even The Times correspondent, or anyone else, could recall such impertinence.
presbytery called for the report from the World Mission Correspondent, which was given in by Mr. George Baird.
setback for the government was last month's acquittal of Andrew Meldrum, correspondent of the Guardian and The Observer.
A member of the old cavalier party, a confidential friend and correspondent of the despotic Lauderdale, he desired to strengthen the executive and the royal authority.
4-7) his correspondent's character; it encourages him to make an appeal on behalf of the unworthy Onesimus (8-21), now returning (Col.
A German correspondent of Aeneas Sylvius assures him in 1 457 that " thousands of tricks are devised by the Roman see which enables it to extract the money from our pockets very although they did not thereby succeed in checking the growth of heresy in Bohemia (see Huss).
In the Nirat poetry, a favourite form of verse, both are often used, a stanza in Klong serving as a sort of argument at the head of a set of verses in Kap. This Nirat poetry takes the form of narrative addressed by a traveller to his lady-love, of a journey in which every object and circumstance serves but to remind the wanderer of some virtue or beauty of his correspondent.
On the other hand, Bishop Barlow told a correspondent that "not only the Latine but the history itself is in many things ridiculously false" (Genuine Remains, 16 93, p.183).
And again, to the same correspondent, the 5th of May 1863: "I have never had the least sympathy with the a priori reasons against orthodoxy, and I have by nature and disposition the greatest possible antipathy to all the atheistic and infidel school.
He endured great hardships, but secured a livelihood by teaching and writing; he was a correspondent of the Augsburger Allgemeine Zeitung.
He was war correspondent for the Gazette in 1861-62, serving also as volunteer aide-de-camp (with the rank of captain) to General Thomas A.
The other side of the globe is but the home of our correspondent.
A serious setback for the government was last month 's acquittal of Andrew Meldrum, correspondent of the Guardian and The Observer.
Bourke-White's perseverance paid off when she was named as the first female war correspondent.
His big break came when he was hired as a correspondent on The Daily Show With Jon Stewart.
This Harvard graduate and former NBC medical correspondent inspires contestants to lose weight in a safe, healthy and effective way.
Steve Carell wrote for and appeared on the short-lived Dana Carvey Show before moving on as a correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.
Jon Stewart took over as host in 1999 and the show's format changed slightly to include more correspondent segments.
She has appeared on the cover of Maxim and as a correspondent for Showbiz Tonight on CNN, Fox News Live and Ryan on Air with Ryan Seacrest.
Kelly Osbourne joins Dr. Phil as a special correspondent.
Kelly is set to be a correspondent for the show only through the rest of the 2010 season.
This lead to her being hired as a NutriSystem spokesperson, and also as a special correspondent on The Tyra Banks Show.
In 2011, Seymour covered the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton as a news correspondent for the television news show Entertainment Tonight.
She is currently a correspondent with the cable channel Wedding Central, where she provides her insight into William and Kate's nuptials.
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Carrie Ann is a correspondent on NBC's Extra, and she also has choreographed routines for American Idol and So You Think You Can Dance?
Green Point Mortgage offers hundreds of mortgage products through wholesale, commercial, and correspondent business channels.
They offer a full array of residential mortgage products and services through retail and correspondent lending channels and warehouse lending bankers/brokers where they sell loans on the secondary market.
Kristin Holt: Ms. Holt has appeared on magazine covers and was a contestant on American Idol as well as a correspondent.
Leann Tweeden - Best Damn Sports Show correspondent and yes, Playboy model, Tweeden is also a radio personality as part of the Corvin and Rich.
She also works as a correspondent on Entertainment Tonight.
She has worked as a correspondent for Entertainment Tonight and models for many magazines and advertisements.
When Tyra was a youth correspondent on The Oprah Winfrey Show, there were heavy rumors that Winfrey was training Tyra to eventually take over the show.
After working as a correspondent on Access Hollywood, Jeff Probst was tapped as the host for a ground-breaking new show called Survivor in 2000.
Ms. Harris is moving on to more responsibilities with the tabloid TV show, The Insider, as a correspondent.
Since her reality TV shows, she has worked as a special correspondent on Good Morning America.
In February 2010, it was announced that Rycroft would also be a special correspondent for the entertainment news program Entertainment Tonight.
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