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My exhibition had been witnessed by several hundred lesser Martians, and they immediately broke into demands for a repetition, which the chieftain then ordered me to make; but I was both hungry and thirsty, and determined on the spot that my only method of salvation was to demand the consideration from these creatures which they evidently would not voluntarily accord.
Still, though his people mourned their chieftain, they were not without a leader, for Podarces, of the race of Mars, marshalled them; he was son of Iphiclus, rich in sheep, who was the son of Phylacus, and he was own brother to Protesilaus, only younger, Protesilaus being at once the elder and the more valiant.
Shouldering his way through the throng of warriors, the mighty chieftain advanced toward me.
We of Thuria had heard of a great chieftain who has bound together many tribes, and my father has sent me to Dacor to learn if there be truth in these stories, and if so to offer the services of Thuria to him whom we have heard called emperor.
From among those who had not been of the searching party a chieftain arose and turned a scowling face upon O-Tar.
champion Chieftains traveled to Springfield's MassMutual Center last Thursday night, where they overcame Western Mass.
SIX Time Grammy Awardwinning Irish band, The Chieftains are celebrating their 50th anniversary with a national tour that includes Birmingham's Symphony Hall.
PADDY Moloney and The Chieftains have hit the right note with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
QUETTA, December 07, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Chief Minister Balochistan Nawab Muhammad Aslam Khan Raisani has said extremists had been attacking Baloch Nawabs and tribal chieftains to push Baloch people to tribal war and anarchy like situation.
The Chieftains, a guy recently explained at a Eugene barbershop, are to Irish folk music what the Beatles are to rock 'n' roll.
The new Solihull Barons played their first home game at the Solihull Ice Rink last night, battling out a 6-6 draw with English League leaders Chelmsford Chieftains.
Paddy Moloney of Ireland's the Chieftains has come out with a new holiday CD that's neither very Irish nor even totally Christmasy.