A bookcase containing a dozen baseball trophies highlighted the far wall of the small room.
museum of arms, containing trophies of the wars with China and Russia.
It contains many trophies of the European wars of Sweden.
In this action for the first time trophies were taken: banners, cannon, and two enemy generals.
Of these the most remarkable is the German Giant Periscope, two specimens of which exhibited in the collection of trophies in the Imperial War Museum, Crystal Palace, have excited considerable popular interest.
These were incidental trophies; Herschel's main object was the exploration of the sidereal heavens.
"Your excellency, here are two trophies," said Dolokhov, pointing to the French sword and pouch.
Already in 68 B.C. he had paraded the bust of Marius at his aunt's funeral; in 65 B.C., as curule aedile, he restored the trophies of Marius to their place on the Capitol; in 64 B.C., as president of the murder commission, he brought three of Sulla's executioners to trial, and in 63 B.C. he caused the ancient procedure of trial by popular assembly to be revived against the murderer of Saturninus.
to Athena); to this class probably belong the trophies erected by the victors on the field of battle; sometimes a captured ship was placed upon a hill as an offering to Poseidon (Neptune).
These great monoliths were brought as trophies to Venice by Doge Domenico Michieli in 1126, after his victories in Syria.
The great bronze head of Augustus Caesar, now in the British Museum, is one of the trophies of this excavation, and is very interesting as being either a trophy of war carried off perhaps from Syene, or was actually set up at Meroe by the independent native ruler in honour of the Emperor.
Doubtless many of the smaller objects with which primitive man adorned himself, especially trophies from the animal world, were supposed to exert some beneficial or protective influence on the wearer, or to produce in him the distinguishing characteristics attributed to the object, or to the whole of which the object was a part.
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.
They are further described as having temples (sabuas) in which they suspend images of serpents and other monsters as well as the trophies procured by war.
Before long, however, these humble trophies failed to content the pilgrims, and they began to devote their efforts to acquiring the actual bodies, or portions of them - frequently by honest means, still oftener by trickery.
The French slept on the battlefield, and then returned to camp with their trophies and 8000 prisoners.
To view these trophies, click on the trophy icon at the bottom of your screen.
In the lower fortress is the town, with a military hospital, and an arsenal containing trophies captured from the Turks.
Nothing was gained by the victors but the trophies and the field of battle, and the losses of both sides had been enormous.
The struggle for religious freedom has suffered no intermission since the beginning of the Reformation; and the result is that to-day its recognition is considered one of the most precious trophies won in the evolution of modern civilization; nor can these changes be reversed, for they stand in the closest connexion and reciprocity one with another, and represent the fruits of centuries of co-operation on the part of the European peoples.
Thence he seems to have returned to Kandahar, and in May 1740just one year after his departure from Delhihe was in Herat displaying the imperial throne and other costly trophies to the gaze of the admiring inhabitants.
The death of the empress, however, caused the issue of an order to retire, and Derbent and Baku remained the only trophies of the campaign.
The Garrison church in the centre of the city, which was erected in 1722 and contained numerous historical trophies, was destroyed by fire in 1908.
These exploits were, by the order of Catherine, commemorated by a triumphal column, crowned with naval trophies, erected at Tsarskoe Selo.
The crowning trophies of gravitational astronomy in the r8th century were Laplace's explanations of the " great inequality ".
Under the category of religious observances may perhaps come those held previously to the departure of the great trading or lakatoi fleet: their taboo-proclaiming customs, their ceremonial and sacred initiation ceremonies for boys and girls on reaching puberty, when masks are worn and the "bull-roarer" swung, as also the harvest festivals, at which great trophies of the produce of field and forest are erected, preparatory to a big feast enlivened with music and dancing.
Petty wars are extremely common, not only along the Chinese frontiers, but between the neighbouring clans; and the heads of the slain are carefully preserved as trophies.
- Textile Fabric in brown and yellowish white, with figures of birds and men holding staves and head trophies.
calamity and of personal wrong, he looked to Prussia as affording the best example of an organized system of national education; and he was persuaded that "to carry back the education of Prussia into France afforded a nobler (if a bloodless) triumph than the trophies of Austerlitz and Jena."
The evening culminates with the annual club dinner at which the coursing trophies for the current season are presented.
armful of trophies this year.
MN: You're going to need a bigger trophy cabinet to hold all these trophies.
The front panel is centered by a blind cartouche supported by winged putti and an eagle above military trophies.
There's no high performance track racing here, no glorious trophies and no rendered sequences of victory celebrations.
compete for four trophies.
competitors in both championships who could feasibly lift the season's trophies at the end of the year.
Sports Trophies Made to order in native or exotic hardwoods.
On the latter are fluted Corinthian pilasters, trophies, &c.
presentation of the trophies will be made fallowing the AGM.
putto front panel is centered by a blind cartouche supported by winged putti and an eagle above military trophies.
splendor of a bygone era when around 15 of the majestic Thames Sailing Barges race for various trophies.
When hunting stags, the hunters will choose a deer with a fine set of antlers for trophies, whereas any hind will suffice.
trophy cabinet to hold all these trophies.
Winners of perpetual trophies will receive a color photograph of their trophy.
These trophies excited healthy rivalry in Ayrshire and Lanarkshire, and the enthusiasm as well as the skill with which the game was conducted in Scotland at length proved contagious.
That omnivorous universally credulous stage, which may be called the " legendary," was succeeded by the age of collectors and travellers, when many of the strange stories believed in were actually demonstrated as true by the living or preserved trophies brought to Europe.
These brilliant successes restored the Roman rule in the East; and Gallienus did not disdain to hold a triumph with the captives and trophies which Odainath had won (A.D.
Once more the Assyrian army made its way up the Nile, Thebes was plundered, and its temples destroyed, two obelisks being carried to Nineveh as trophies (see Nahum iii.
Watch the splendor of a bygone era when around 15 of the majestic Thames Sailing Barges race for various trophies.
Be sure to install adequate shelving (be it wall mounted shelves, built-in bookcases, or standing shelves) to store books, trophies, and any other knick-knacks he or she might accumulate.
Sure, some leagues were throwing in a small cash entry fee, but most of the time the fees paid for trophies or small monetary prizes.
As you play alone or with others, you'll have the chance to win in-game trophies and badges.
As you explore, you can become involved in interactive stories, take on quests and collect trophies.
Chicka Pets is an easy-to-use site with over 500 games and stories, quests, trophies and characters available to you.
They were used extensively by the British Navy for hundreds of years, and now today as sailing trophies, wedding horns or special award trophy gifts!
She has amassed five Grammy awards and over a dozen other trophies from the Academy of Country Music.
He has won many trophies and championships worldwide.
The school's athletic background includes 50 GSC championships, 4 GSC Commissioner's trophies, and 3 men's and 7 women's GSC All-Sports trophies.
Cruise ship trophies and prize medallions were handed out freely for participation in different events.
Popular personalized items include clocks, watches, plaques and picture frames, though more unique items such as golf balls, pillows and trophies can also be personalized.
To get R.O.B. the Robot from Gyromite fame, you can have 160 brawl matches, get 250 different trophies, or have ROB join you in adventure mode.
You can also win special trophies per track.
The trophies that you earn in the game are based on the number of chuzzles that you pop.
If you find that you're having a hard time earning certain trophies, you can circumvent the requirements by editing a little file.In the directory where you installed Chuzzle on your computer, look for a folder called Profiles.
The game has also kept me interested after repeated play by introducing trophies.
Some trophies are simply matters of endurance, such as playing long enough to pop 1,000 Chuzzles.
The trophies aren't a prime component of the game, but they add a nice bonus and improve the overall game-playing experience.
To motivate you, the game gives out trophies for achieving certain things like exercising with a friend or finishing the 30 Day Challenge correctly (which means you didn't skip a day and you completed all the required exercises).
Ford Competition consists of 14 themed races that, when won, unlock Trophies, Vehicles, more tracks and race types.
Ford Challenge is a series of pre-chosen races and driving challenge that also open up trophies, cars, and more tracks.
You can unlock twelve different trophies in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.
The trophies are unlocked by completing hidden missions for each trophy.
While they may not necessarily be considered Mario Party DS cheats, unlocking the following Boss Trophies can be pretty cool too.
In order to get each of these trophies, you'll need to beat a certain character the prescribed number of times.
You'll get trophies (as long as you win games), fan-mail, and even a girlfriend.
As you race and win (you knew you had to win, right?) you earn trophies and points which will allow you to upgrade your car mechanically and visually.
In-Fisherman Freshwater Trophies is a one player simulation fishing game with no-frills for an experienced fisherman.
'In-Fisherman Freshwater Trophies'' is guided by the experts at In-Fisherman magazine, so you get tips and tricks from the best fishermen out there.
Note: For information about trophies and cups, read the sections that follow.
As you may already know, there are Assist Trophies in Super Smash Bros.
In addition to these customizations, the game also features over 100 different trophies you can collect.
The "no kill, no pay policy" ensures that you will bring back some trophies.
Julianne was Junior Latin American Dance Champion while Derek was a World Youth Latin Champion, and he is also the only dancer to win three Mirror Ball Trophies on the show.
If your Taurus is in a competitive sport or another career that wins him awards, he's sure to have a room dedicated to holding all of his trophies.
There are usually a couple of ways to do this: through heat transfer, and through sublimation, which is a method for creating ink transfers for everything from mugs and t-shirts to trophies and plaques.
The biggest differences are the costs, the focus of the hunt and the paperwork you need to get your "weapon" into the country and your trophies out.
Trophies and plaques are commonly used as gifts for promotion or employee incentive.
Whether you are recognizing performance or acknowledging service, trophies and plaques make suitable corporate and business promotion and incentive tokens.
Today's trophies have surpassed the traditional dust collector.
Other big winners were Kanye West protégé, John Legend, with 3 trophies including Best New Artist, West himself with three, and Allison Krauss and Union Station, also with three, including one for Best Country Album.
School Memorabilia: The graduate's trophies, elementary school artwork, old report cards, awards, and other memorabilia from years of school can be a fun way to decorate.
There are a number of trophies available in Farm Town, and many of them award experience points when you earn them.
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