Robert Louis Stevenson

Type: Person
Name: Robert Louis Stevenson
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Choice of Scotland, the origin of whisky

About 2 to 3 percent of whisky naturally evaporates every year as it ages in oak casts for a long time. Such liquor that disappears as such is called “Angel’s share.” It implies that while the liquor matures, a guardian angel protects it. The “Angel’s ... [Published Donga.com - Sep 15 2014]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Abby wins with her invisible smuggler

The Carrick Gazette sponsored the Creative Writing Competition as part of this year’s Ballantrae Smugglers’ Festival.The judges identified winning stories in the 12-18 year old and Adult categories.Two weeks ago we carried the story by Karen Barbour who ... [Published Carrick Gazette - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Crooked dealer ordered to pay back his spoils

An antiques dealer who forged signatures of famous people such as Winston Churchill and Robert Louis Stevenson has been told he will have to sell his house to pay back more than £33,000 he took in through the scam.Allan Formhals was told at Southampton ... [Published Antiques Trade Gazette - 16 hours ago]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Break-in, tool theft reported near Calistoga

Authorities are investigating a reported burglary and theft at a home north of Calistoga, according to the Napa County Sheriff's Office.A man living in the 4100 block of Highway 29, south of Robert Louis Stevenson State Park, reported the break-in to ... [Published Napa News - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

My shadow

I have a little shadow that goes in and out with me,And what can be the use of him is more than I can see.He is very, very like me from the heels up to the head;And I see him jump before me, when I jump into my bed.The funniest thing about him is the ... [Published Daily Newswatch - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

James Franco, Chris O’Dowd to Star in Of Mice & Men Cinemacast

Directed by Anna D. Shapiro and  produced by David Binder  (the man behind Hedwig and the Angry Inch 's Broadway revival), the Broadway revival of the John Steinbeck classic Of Mice and Men is a celebrity-filled sensation, starring Golden Globe winner ... [Published Gay.com - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Digitally restored The Nutty Professor September 14 and 17

Big Screen Kelp, not Klump! By Scott Marks, Showtimes The Jerry Lewis original didn’t make it to DVD until almost six years after the Eddie Murphy remake hit store shelves in 1998. For years I dragged the remainder bins in search of Kelp, when all that ... [Published San Diego Reader - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Jekyll and Hyde thrills new generation

12 September 2014Visitors to the Cheltenham Literature Festival in October will be among the first to experience a cult horror story in a completely new way thanks to a creative project that builds on the latest bio-sensing technology.Dr Anthony Mandal, ... [Published Cardiff University - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Stage Door: Sherlock Holmes & More

Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure ofthe Suicide Club opened last night at the CincinnatiPlayhouse in the Park. It's a new adventure for the Victorian sleuth. How canthat be, you might ask, if you're a Sherlock fan — this isn't a familiar title.That's ... [Published Cincinnati CityBeat - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Wayfarer Column- The deacon who was the inspiration for Mr Hyde

The year moves on and with the leaves falling from the trees there is evidence that autumn is upon us. We must therefore prepare ourselves for the pleasure of gathering round a warm fireside to listen to tales of interest which help the winter pass by ... [Published Carrick Gazette - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Owner of “Kidnapped” school defends demolition plan

The owner of a former schoolhouse that is believed to have been visited by famous Scottish novelist Robert Louis Stevenson has defended plans to demolish the building.Susan Larson, who is a partner in Kingairloch Estate, said the property – which is mentioned ... [Published Press and Journal - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Jack the Ripper has been identified? At this point it’s utterly irrelevant

Do you feel a slight disappointment on learning that someone may have identified the real Jack the Ripper, with some DNA evidence? Do you feel that vague sense of anticlimax, the realization that the truth isn’t really that interesting after all? That’s ... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 10 2014]

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Scotland, the land of the Brave and the Free. O... [Published Daily Maverick - 6 hours ago]
Why UK would miss Scotland (Opinion) [Published CNN - 9 hours ago]
Fathom Events, National Theatre Live & BY Exper... [Published Myrtle Beach Sun News - 15 hours ago]
Abby wins with her invisible smuggler [Published Carrick Gazette - 15 hours ago]
Crooked dealer ordered to pay back his spoils [Published Antiques Trade Gazette - 16 hours ago]
The Off Season: The things we’d carry, carry me... [Published Tribune Star - Sep 15 2014]
Choice of Scotland, the origin of whisky [Published Donga.com - Sep 15 2014]
Break-in, tool theft reported near Calistoga [Published Napa News - Sep 14 2014]
My shadow [Published Daily Newswatch - Sep 14 2014]
Mercure Box Hill Burford Bridge Hotel Unveils N... [Published Hotel Designs - Sep 14 2014]
There's a moose loose aboot this hoose [Published Bangkok Post - Sep 14 2014]
Can't let go of summer? Pacific Northwest tiki ... [Published Oregonian - Sep 13 2014]
Gopal Krishna Gandhi to become the first Indian... [Published Times of India - Sep 13 2014]
James Franco, Chris O’Dowd to Star in Of Mice &... [Published Gay.com - Sep 12 2014]
Digitally restored The Nutty Professor Septembe... [Published San Diego Reader - Sep 12 2014]
10 things we love about Scotland [Published Condé Nast Traveller - Sep 12 2014]
Ian Paisley, 1926 - 1914: the “Big Man” vs the ... [Published New Statesman - Sep 12 2014]
Taking Tahiti’s Freighter To Paradise [Published EGlobal Travel Media - Sep 12 2014]
Jekyll and Hyde thrills new generation [Published Cardiff University - Sep 12 2014]
‘Jekyll and Hyde’ cast announced [Published West Hawaii Today - Sep 12 2014]
Stage Door: Sherlock Holmes & More [Published Cincinnati CityBeat - Sep 12 2014]
Wayfarer Column- The deacon who was the inspira... [Published Carrick Gazette - Sep 12 2014]
Owner of “Kidnapped” school defends demolition ... [Published Press and Journal - Sep 12 2014]
Jack the Ripper has been identified? At this po... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 10 2014]
Salusalu Collection From Robert Kennedy Now Ava... [Published Fiji Sun - Sep 09 2014]
Scots urged to match achievements of welfare state [Published The Scotsman - Sep 09 2014]
New RLS Principal Chacón realizes her lifelong ... [Published Napa News - Sep 09 2014]
History in Geography- A walk down Edinborough's... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 09 2014]
Treasure Island Las Vegas [Published About - Sep 08 2014]
Mining and agribusiness stand test of time [Published Adelaide Now - Sep 08 2014]
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Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but... [Published NEI SmartBrief - Sep 04 2014]
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Whenever you’re with me, Make sure it’s still m... [Published The League of Ordinary Gentlemen - Jul 16 2014]
Robert Louis Stevenson’s story “The Strange Case of Doctor Jekyll and Mister Hyde” is successful, one of the most famous in horror literature in fact, because we sympathize with Jekyll and identify with Hyde. Mister Hyde, the malformed id of the story, ...
Open Thread: Readership Capture [Published Balloon Juice - Jun 20 2014]
First the happy news, from commentor BGinCHI : I have been keeping this close to the vest for a year since I sold it, but my debut novel comes out today… It is also, by very happy coincidence, Juneteenth! The end of slavery is no guarantee of freedom. ...
Links: NASAs Warp Ship-Designs, Times New Roman... [Published Nerdcore - Jun 15 2014]
Design Lost Type Blog |Diagrams – John Philipps Emslie : John Philipps Emslie illustrated a large number of maps and contributed to the British topographical archive in the mid to late 1800s. These astronomical and geographical illustrations from ...
Book-spine switch-plate [Published Boing Boing - May 13 2014]
Bas Bleu's book-spine lightswitch plate seems just the thing for your library or other bookish venue. $17 , Robert Louis Stevenson, Charles Dickens, and Sherwood Anderson. Caveat: one reviewer complains about a "high sheen plastic" that covers i ...
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