She hastily threw up a window, thrust forth her turbaned
head and the half of her gaunt figure, and searched the whole garden through, as completely as her dim vision would allow.
The handbill had the usual rude woodcut of a turbaned
Negro woman running, with the customary bundle on a stick over her shoulder, and the heading in bold type, "$100 REWARD." Tom read the bill aloud-- at least the part that described Roxana and named the master and his St.
There is an English garrison at Gibraltar of 6,000 or 7,000 men, and so uniforms of flaming red are plenty; and red and blue, and undress costumes of snowy white, and also the queer uniform of the bare-kneed Highlander; and one sees soft-eyed Spanish girls from San Roque, and veiled Moorish beauties (I suppose they are beauties) from Tarifa, and turbaned
, sashed, and trousered Moorish merchants from Fez, and long- robed, bare-legged, ragged Muhammadan vagabonds from Tetuan and Tangier, some brown, some yellow and some as black as virgin ink--and Jews from all around, in gabardine, skullcap, and slippers, just as they are in pictures and theaters, and just as they were three thousand years ago, no doubt.
The woman bowed her turbaned
head majestically, "Mais si, Madame."
It was a noble gathering of the fairest and the swiftest, each bearing at the bow the carved emblem of her name, as in a gallery of plaster-casts, figures of women with mural crowns, women with flowing robes, with gold fillets on their hair or blue scarves round their waists, stretching out rounded arms as if to point the way; heads of men helmeted or bare; full lengths of warriors, of kings, of statesmen, of lords and princesses, all white from top to toe; with here and there a dusky turbaned
figure, bedizened in many colours, of some Eastern sultan or hero, all inclined forward under the slant of mighty bowsprits as if eager to begin another run of 11,000 miles in their leaning attitudes.
The canoes appeared very black on the white hiss of water; turbaned
heads swayed back and forth; a multitude of arms in crimson and yellow rose and fell with one movement; the spearmen upright in the bows of canoes had variegated sarongs and gleaming shoulders like bronze statues; the muttered strophes of the paddlers' song ended periodically in a plaintive shout.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Conde was turbaned
by some of the Emirate's councillors, after which, the Emir donated a horse to him.
But whether turbaned
or non-turbaned, all Punjabis visit Gurudwaras to pay their obeisance.
Students of Nazira Qur'an were turbaned
on the occasion.
"Aukaat Ghat Te Kirpa Zyada, Dosanjh Kalan Ton Madame Tussauds, Wah Maalka Terian Tu Jaaney, FIRST Turbaned
SIKH to Have Wax Figure at Madame Tussauds, LOVE MY FANS.
And there were so many doors, thirteen in all, and at each one a watchful, turbaned
servant, hands joined, as if in prayer.