Shoemakers

Some articles on shoemakers, shoemaker:

Elgin, Moray - History - From The Reformation To The Eighteenth Century
... from prison about his indebtedness to the shoemakers of Elgin "Beside my personal debts mentioned in general and particular in the State, there is one for which I am liable in justice ... The magistrates divided them among the shoemakers of the town and country, and each shoemaker furnished his proportion ... that, it was believed, the composition was otherwise applied, and the poor shoemakers not paid ...
General Worship of Liu Bei
... Liu Bei is also worshipped as the patron of shoemakers in Chengdu, which is also known as the "City of Shoes" as more than 80 million pairs of shoes ... It is said that in 1845, during the reign of the Daoguang Emperor, the shoemakers guild in Chengdu, who called themselves disciples of Liu Bei, sponsored the construction of the Sanyi Temple in ... control on religious practices in recent years, the worship of Liu Bei among shoemakers has again gained popularity in Chengdu ...
William Boyd, 4th Earl Of Kilmarnock
... from prison about his indebtedness to the shoemakers of Elgin "Beside my personal debts mentioned in general and particular in the State, there is one for which I am liable in justice, if ... The magistrates divided them among the shoemakers of the town and country, and each shoemaker furnished his proportion ... told at Inverness that, it was believed, the composition was otherwise applied, and the poor shoemakers not paid ...
Comet Shoemaker–Levy 9 - Discovery
... a program of observations designed to uncover near-Earth objects, the Shoemakers and Levy discovered Comet Shoemaker–Levy 9 on the night of March 24, 1993 in a photograph taken with the 0.4 m (1.3 ft) Schmidt ... Comet Shoemaker–Levy 9 was the ninth periodic comet (a comet whose orbital period is 200 years or less) discovered by the Shoemakers and Levy, hence ... The discovery image gave the first hint that comet Shoemaker–Levy 9 was an unusual comet, as it appeared to show multiple nuclei in an elongated region about 50 arcseconds long ...
Stitching Awl
... Stitching awls are frequently used by cobblers (shoemakers) and other leatherworkers ... Shoemakers consider sewing awls to mean for sewing leather, i.e ... rhyming slang for “balls” from the phrase “cobblers’ awls.” For shoemakers, "Cobblers" are people who repair shoes, not those who make shoes ...

Famous quotes containing the word shoemakers:

    We do not need to be shoemakers to know if our shoes fit, and just as little have we any need to be professionals to acquire knowledge of matters of universal interest.
    Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (1770–1831)