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Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-108
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
...397 Downtown Ladies Gina A. Ulysse Market women, known as higglers, have been a mainstay of the Jamaican econ- omy since slavery. With cheap air travel higglering became an international busi- ness. Higglers, now renamed (at least in official parlance) as Informal Commercial Importers (ICIs...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-075
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
..., Cubans, Haytians and other West Indians, and a few Canadians. The opening ode, “From Greenland’s Icy Mountains,” etc., was sung and the prayer of the con- stitution was offered by Dr. S. P. Radway. Professor Davidson3 read the first four articles of the constitution and then in Spanish outlined...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-076
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
..., Virgin Islands (MGP 3: 425). 4. The words are taken from the opening stanza of the UNIA’s official hymn, From Greenland’s Icy Mountains, viz., From Greenland’s icy mountains, from India’s coral strand; Where Afric’s sunny fountains roll down their golden sand: From many...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
.... 2 G G [G. Grindle] 13.9.20 TNA: PRO CO 318/355/33396. TLS, recipient’s copy. Marked “Secret.” 1. Composed by Richard Heber (1783–1826), an Anglican clergyman and the bishop of Calcutta, in 1819, “From Greenland’s Icy Mountains” was chosen as the official hymn for the opening of UNIA...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-144
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... visited by the dread monster. The icy hand of death entered our ranks and quickly snatched from our midst a sister, Mrs. Beatrice Bradshaw, leaving behind her a husband and five children, the youngest an infant, eleven days old. I, the undersigned, had the privilege to witness her last...
Series: The World Readers
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... description: far as the eye could see, the Icy plains extended until they met the sky; the slightness of their elevation above the water, relieved in many places by towering Ice bergs of every form and hue and by immense Islands that arose like mountains from amidst the Desert of Ice; the whiteness of all...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-042
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
.... Upon the sound of the bugle call Mr. F. L. Gardier, the president- general, took the chair, and immediately the choir sang “From Greenland’s Icy Mountains,” which was followed by the association’s prayer. The president-general then installed Misses M. J. Ellen Allen and Alice Dumas...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-046
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... advancing, gives me a foretaste of those icy climes. Inspirited by this wind of promise, my day dreams become more fervent and vivid. I try in vain to be persuaded that the pole is the seat of frost and desolation; it ever presents itself to my imagination as the region of beauty and delight...
Series: Writing Matters!
Published: 10 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012290-049
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1229-0
...The Answer Is Not Coming 49 She waits in the freezing snow at the bottom of a huge mountain, an icy moun- tain lying between one country and another. It s the end of the day, light is failing. Perhaps he has ditched her, or had an accident, or fallen into a crevasse. Doubt. Waiting. The answer...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-145
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... visited by the dread monster. The icy hand of death entered our ranks and quickly snatched from our midst a sister, Mrs. Beatrice Bradshaw, leaving behind her a husband and five children, the youngest an infant, eleven days old. I, the undersigned, had the privilege to witness her last...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-159
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
.... Colonial Secretary H. E. and Mrs Phillips, The Supt. of Police, Capt. Cav- enaugh, Mr F. R. Dragten and Mr R. K. Masson.1 The meeting was opened with the hearty singing of, “From Greenland’s Icy Mountains” followed by a fitting prayer by the Chaplain, Mr J. N. Anglin in which he prayed...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-041
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... Mr. F. L. Gardier, the president- general, took the chair, and immediately the choir sang “From Greenland’s Icy Mountains,” which was followed by the association’s prayer. The president-general then installed Misses M. J. Ellen Allen and Alice Dumas as president and secretary respectively...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-056
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... on the newly purchased lands of the Association under a temporary tent. An elaborate program was arranged for the days festivities and at twelve o’clock sharp the well known ode, “From Greenland’s Icy Moun- tains” was sung. The President, Rev. Bro. D. E. Phillips, made a few opening remarks, and after...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-096
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... and appreciation to the cause. The chaplain opened the meeting with the ode, “From Greenland’s Icy Mountains” and prayer, after which he in his usually impressive manner threw out some very touching remarks relative to the U.N.I.A. and its spiritual development of the race. He exhorted his hearers to follow...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-114
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... the promoters were compelled to stop the selling of tickets. The meeting commenced with the singing of the opening ode: “From Greenland’s Icy Mountains.” A few songs and recitations were rendered after which Mr. Morales gave an address in Spanish. Mr. Graham, President of the Panama Division...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-137
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... was called to order by President David Rodriques at 8 p.m. The hymn “From Greenland’s Icy Mountains” was sung, followed by short prayer from Mr. Marcelo Richard- son, chaplain of the division. Mr. Marcelo Richardson made a speech urging every Negro man and woman, boy and girl to do their part...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-095
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... of honor by send- ing their officers and members in large numbers as a token of honor and appreciation to the cause. The chaplain opened the meeting with the ode, “From Greenland’s Icy Mountains” and prayer, after which he in his usually impressive manner threw out some very touching remarks relative...
Published: 08 November 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0724-1
.... DI A NE Born in Spartanburg, South Carolina, 1977. The interview took place on July 31, 2013, in Winston- Salem, North Carolina. E MIL IE Born in Durham, North Carolina, 1955. The interview took place on September 30, 2014, in Nashville, Tennessee. F E L ICI A Born in Mobile, Alabama, 1970...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-074
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
..., “From Greenland’s Icy Mountains,” etc., was sung and the prayer of the con- stitution was offered by Dr. S. P. Radway. Professor Davidson3 read the first four articles of the constitution and then in Spanish outlined the aims and objects of the Universal Negro Improvement Association and the Black...
Published: 16 June 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012016-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1201-6
... Jerusalem at the Berlin Institute for Cultural Inquiry. Photograph by Claudia Peppel, ICI Berlin. 156 C H A P T E R E L E V E N Schäfer his opposition to holding this Palestinian lecture and demanded that it be canceled.12 Atshan and Galor were aware of a previous incident in which the critical theorist...