Symud i'r prif gynnwys
Cuddio Rhestr Erthyglau

19 erthygl ar y dudalen hon

The Drafc.

Presentation of a Sword to…

Mr. Vallandigham in Ohio.

Bombardment of Charleston.

A Panic in Richmond.

The Armies of the Rappahannock.

Fight in Green-brier County:

The Army of Rosecrans.

Army of the Tennessee.

ATTEMPTED MURDER AND SUICIDE.

THE DUKE OF NEWCASTLE ON THE…

ASSAULT AND BATTERY AND ATTEMPT…

A YOUTHFUL ELOPEMENT.

A FO URPENCE- HA LFPENNY DINNER…

EXECUTION OF FOUR MEN AT KIRK…

THE CHANNEL FLEET AT BELFAST.

LINCOLNSHIRE SHEEP.'.'

C-HARGE OF MANSLAUGHTER AGAINST1…

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Newyddion
Dyfynnu
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Origin of the Word" Dun.Some erroneously supposed that it comes from the French word don- ner," give, implying a demand, or something due; but the true origin of this word is from one John Dunn, a famous bailiff of Lincoln, so extremely active and dex- terous at the management of his rough business, that it became a proverb when a man refused to pay his debts—why don't you Dunn himp that is, why do you pcik,, send Dunn to arrest him ? Hence it became a custom and a proverb, 8.ttQ. ig aa old as the days Q: Henry YII,