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  • She says the Zetas have a chief of press and even a sub-chief of press who keep tabs on what the local media is reporting.

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  • Note 59: The third colonial sub-chief under Xikwembu, Daniel or Xikon'wana, is not mentioned in any of the traditions I have seen or heard.

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  • She is now decidedly better and quite sensible, and her husband, the sub-chief, is much delighted.

    Unbeaten Tracks in Japan

  • After breakfast he took me to the lodge of the sub-chief, the largest in the village, 45 feet square, and into about twenty others all constructed in the same way, but some of them were not more than 20 feet square.

    Unbeaten Tracks in Japan

  • The sub-chief drew back the sliding doors, and all bowed with much reverence, It was a simple shrine of unlacquered wood, with a broad shelf at the back, on which there was a small shrine containing a figure of the historical hero Yoshitsune, in a suit of inlaid brass armour, some metal gohei, a pair of tarnished brass candle-sticks, and a coloured Chinese picture representing a junk.

    Unbeaten Tracks in Japan

  • Shinondi returned, and soon people began to drop in, till eighteen were assembled, including the sub-chief and several very grand-looking old men, with full, grey, wavy beards.

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  • The sub-chief lived in fine style: the staircase was lit by a lamp; his apartment being on the second floor.

    The Cloak

  • Akakiy Akakievitch at length reached the house in which the sub-chief lodged.

    The Cloak

  • The officials naturally at once offered the sub-chief their congratulations and accepted the invitations with pleasure.

    The Cloak

  • At length one of the officials, a sub-chief probably, in order to show that he was not at all proud, and on good terms with his inferiors, said, “So be it, only I will give the party instead of Akakiy Akakievitch; I invite you all to tea with me to-night; it happens quite a propos, as it is my name-day.”

    The Cloak


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