commemoration of the event

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  • That was what was done later in commemoration of the event. Cited from Dio's Rome, Vol. 4, by Cassius Dio
  • On the following day, in commemoration of the event, he founded an order of knighthood. Cited from History United Netherlands, 1598-99 by Motley
  • I had, however, a knife made after the native fashion, and afterwards gave it to him in commemoration of the event. Cited from Gold, Sport, And Coffee Planting In Mysore, by Robert H. Elliot
  • Finally, a medal was struck in commemoration of the event, and presented to the workmen. Cited from The Story of the Cambrian, by C. P. Gasquoine
  • The church became Christ's Church of Twynham in commemoration of the event.
  • In commemoration of the event, the group was awarded the Royal Musical Society Honorary Medal.
  • Since the saint expelled the fiends, the mountain (it appears) has taken the name of Cross Fell, in commemoration of the event. Cited from The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Vol. 10, No. 277
  • Monte Testaccio is still crowned with a cross in commemoration of the event.
  • Avenues of trees were planted in Kings Park in commemoration of the event as well as honouring people involved in the celebrations.
  • The proprietors, however, declined this, but said that, at the same time, they should feel much gratified if a sum of money were raised for some public object in commemoration of the event. Cited from The Continental Monthly, Vol. 6, No 2, August, 1864, by Various
  • Congress, elated by it, passed a vote of thanks to Washington and his army for their acquisition of Boston, and directed a gold medal to be struck in commemoration of the event. Cited from History of England in Three Volumes, Vol. III, by E. Farr & E. H. Nolan
  • On the top of this came the tragedy at Moscow on the day of his coronation when hundreds of people lost their lives in the attempt to obtain a loving cup which was promised them in commemoration of the event. Cited from Russian Revolution, by Petrunkevitch and others
  • From this point of vantage the Indian, having carried his gun up with him, fired several deadly shots, and killed the bear, whose claws Tony afterwards wore in commemoration of the event. Cited from The Red Man's Revenge, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • The first organized convention was held at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, California where over 300 survivors joined in commemoration of the event.
  • The schoolmaster, Jablowsky, prepared a festival in commemoration of the event, and had it end with a ballet performed by thirteen students, dressed as cavaliers. Cited from The Handy Cyclopedia of Things Worth Knowing, by Joseph Triemens
  • In 2004, on the 150th anniversary of the Charge, a commemoration of the event was held at Balaklava.
  • The Philippine flag is raised at the San Francisco City Hall every June 12 as a commemoration of the event and for San Francisco's large Filipino community.
  • The Chorus Girls' Union, of which I am now a member, gave a ball in commemoration of the event of the Mayor vetoing Tim Sullivan's bill about women smoking in public. Cited from The Sorrows of a Show Girl, by Kenneth McGaffey
  • A festival in commemoration of the event was to take place in the ensuing July, to which I had myself received an invitation, but I knew too well the pains and penalties incurred by an invited guest at public festivals in England to accept it. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 9, No. 51, January, 1862, by Various
  • The magnificent palace- convent of the Escurial, dedicated to the saint on whose festival the battle had been fought, and built in the shape of the gridiron, on which that martyr had suffered, was soon afterwards erected in pious commemoration of the event. Cited from Rise of the Dutch Republic, 1555-59 by Motley
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