Walter Scott

Type: Person
Name: Walter Scott
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Seeds of Hope: God’s Word Can Bring Joy to Our Hearts

Sir Walter Scott was a prominent novelist and poet whose writings were well known, respected and read throughout the world. As he approached death he called for his son-in-law and said, “Bring me the Book!”Knowing that he had a massive library, he was ... [Published New Journal Guide - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Hans Christian Andersen’s painful fairy-tale life

Dinah Birch at the Times Literary Supplement: Andersen was profoundly committed to the Romantic ideal of the extraordinary genius, singled out for distinction from birth. “It doesn’t matter if you’re born in a duck yard if you’ve lain in a swan’s ... [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Editorial: As diner in Hamilton re-opens, Jersey tradition keeps going strong

Hiya, hon. Cuppa coffee to start?Not all diner conversations start off like that, of course, nor do all diners boast chipped white mugs and menus the size of the Trenton telephone book. But those that do – and thank goodness for them – help make New Jersey ... [Published Somerset Reporter - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Pineville City Marshal Larry Jeane dies as a result of traffic accident

PINEVILLE, La. (KALB News Channel 5) -- The City of Pineville has confirmed that Pineville City Marshal Larry Jeane has died as a result of a traffic accident last week.The City of Pineville has issued the following release about Marshal Jeane:" Pineville ... [Published KALB - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

‘You know I don't agree with the governor very often, but I do this time’

Each week, we compile our favorite quotes from our reporters’ stories, interviews and elsewhere and publish them here. We call it “Out of Context.”To delve further into the stories, simply click the links within.Share your favorite quote or story in the ... [Published Wiscasset Newspaper - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Advanced satellite company DigitalGlobe sets sights on Ukraine

A DigitalGlobe image shows the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan in 2009. The plant was severely damaged by a tsunami in 2011. DigitalGlobeWhen Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared in March, a Colorado company allowed the world to search for ... [Published CBS News - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Authors set out visions of Scotland

Two prominent Scottish authors have published pamphlets setting out their rival visions of Scotland's future ahead of the independence referendum.One pamphlet, Dreaming Scotland, was authored by the novelist and poet William McIlvanney and sets out his ... [Published BBC - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Obituary for Walter Scott Clawson

Walter Scott ClawsonWalter Scott Clawson July 30, 1941 - June 25, 2014Walter Scott Clawson was born on July 30, 1941, in Walla Walla, to Scott and Daisy Clawson and passed away June 25, 2014, from a car accident in Lyle.Wally graduated from Hudson’s ... [Published White Salmon Enterprise - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

‘Lucky man’: Boothbay Harbor World War II veteran taking part in August event at airport

Walter Scott was out collecting money for his Hyde Park, Boston church, on December 7, 1941, when he turned on the radio of the Pontiac he and a fellow church member were traveling in. Scott, 18, wanted to hear some popular music.Instead, he heard the ... [Published Wiscasset Newspaper - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 2 reports

Walter Scott was no bland tartan romantic, he was dumbed down

This week sees the 200-year anniversary of the publication of Walter Scott’s first novel Waverley. Journalist Stuart Kelly has called Scott “the man who invented a nation” but what is Scott’s relevance…AuthorProfessor of English and Scottish Literature ... [Published Conversation UK - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 8 reports

The historical novel celebrates 200 years, thanks to Sir Walter Scott

Sir Walter Scott’s Scottish Baronial-style home Abbotsford is where the author wrote his world-famous “Waverley” novels. Image by Lorna Baldwin.In July 1814, no one knew whose words they were reading exactly, but they read Waverley in such volume that the initial ... [Published PBS - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 2 reports

Ex-loan officer sentenced for embezzling $14M

The U.S. District Court in Portland sentenced Walter Scott Fox III, a former KeyBank loan officer, to 10 years in prison for embezzling $14 million in bank funds to pay for prostitutes and cars, among many other expenses.The Portland Press Herald reported ... [Published Mainebiz - Jun 27 2014]

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Genesius 'Twelfth Night' a rich romantic comedy [Published Quad-Cities Online - Jul 17 2014]
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Hans Christian Andersen’s painful fairy-tale life [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 24 2014]
Dinah Birch at the Times Literary Supplement: Andersen was profoundly committed to the Romantic ideal of the extraordinary genius, singled out for distinction from birth. “It doesn’t matter if you’re born in a duck yard if you’ve lain in a swan’s ...
Happiness for Scrooges [Published Washington Free Beacon - Jul 06 2014]
Happiness has been tackled by the greats—Plato and Aristotle—but also by, and more frequently, the not-so greats—see the self-help section. If, like me, you’re the pessimistic type, any book with a peaceful-looking tree and the word “happiness” on the ...
9 Recipes for Diner-Inspired Dining at Home [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jun 21 2014]
Diner aficionado Richard Gutman described the American diner to Smithsonian Magazine as a “friendly place, usually mom-and-pop with a sole proprietor, that serves basic, home-cooked, fresh food, for good value.” The first diner appearance is in 1872 ...
When Is Appropriation Appropriate? [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jun 21 2014]
Nabeelah Jaffer considers how culture comes together: [Philosophers James O.] Young and [Conrad G.] Brunk are among the first philosophers to have begun exploring the morality of different forms of appropriation, and in The Ethics of Cultural ...
Have Literary Prizes Lost Their Meaning? (Did T... [Published TAPPED - May 27 2014]
  eskaylim/iStockphoto.com Neither chapel nor cricket shows any meaningful sign of resurgence, but prize-giving—that other great hallmark of English boarding-school life—has in the past few decades zipped across the globe. As James English notes ...
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