On the 27th of the same month Farewell hoisted the Union Jack at the port and declared the territory he had acquired a British possession.
A club for soldiers, sailors and marines in London, called the Union Jack Club, was opened in Waterloo Road by King Edward VII.
On Prospect Hill on the, 8th of July 1775 Israel Putnam raised the "Appeal to Heaven" flag, and here also is said to have been raised on the 1st of January 1776 one of the earliest of the Continental standards, the Union Jack and Stripes.
The transference of influence from the company to the government was officially effected on the 1st of January 1900, on which day the Union Jack was hoisted at Lokoja, and the Northern Nigeria formation of a local administration was entered upon.
The rest of the city is in squares, the streets forming the design of the union jack.
The ship, however, proved to be a French slaver who had hoisted the Union Jack fearing to find the British in possession.
In February 1894 the union jack was hoisted at Wadelai, while in May of the same year Great Britain granted to Leopold II., as sovereign of the Congo State, a lease of large areas lying west of the upper Nile inclusive of the Bahr-el-Ghazal and Fashoda.
abridged reprint of UNION JACK issue 243 DRINK!
Somebody had a bulldog in tow, which was wearing a Union Jack coat.
The union jack is raised after the national ensign and lowered before the national ensign at evening colors.
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As well as the Union Jack waistcoat, Prince William also favored one in blue with large white polka dots.
rehash of union JACK issue 838 THE TRAIL IN THE SAND and issue 841 MR.
Notes: This is an abridged reprint of UNION JACK issue 157 GUARDIAN OF THE LIGHT (1906 ).
This is a serialized reprint of UNION JACK issue 222 (1925 ).
reprint of union JACK issue 157 GUARDIAN OF THE LIGHT (1906 ).
Those restrictions remain, and today it is a criminal offense to fly the union jack from a boat.
Everyone was waving a union jack and we soon joined in.
Victoria came on the phone and said they wanted cubic zirconium on the detailing, and a large Union Jack somewhere too.
This is a rehash of UNION JACK issue 838 THE TRAIL IN THE SAND and issue 841 MR.
Notes: This is an abridged reprint of UNION JACK issue 157 GUARDIAN OF THE LIGHT (1906).
This is a serialized reprint of UNION JACK issue 222 (1925).
Moreover, she deduced that the Union Jack 's chief sub-editor must of course be Tinker.
It 's my darling prince, the union jack to my stars and stripes !
The second UNION JACK tale is, as with the first, presented with the help and permission of the great detective himself.
This was a bonus year for UNION JACK readers as the paper gave away 7 high busts of Sexton Blake.
London Olympics Navy Union Jack T-Shirt: Made from 100% cotton, this tee features screen print graphics and a rib knit collar.
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