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  1. Long-lost Sherlock Holmes story discovered in woodcutter's atticRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Arthur Conan Doyle penned it to help raise money to build a new bridge in 1902. It was lying in a woodcutter's attic for over 50 years London: A long-lost Sherlock Holmes story written by Arthur Conan Doyle for a fundraiser has been unearthed after lying in an attic for almost 50 years.

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  2. Scottish Historian Finds a Lost Sherlock Holmes Story by Arthur Conan ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Laughing Squid

    A Scottish historian named Walter Elliot recently unearthed a "lost" Arthur Conan Doyle story while he was looking around in his attic. The story, " Sherlock Holmes: Discovering the Border Burghs and, by deduction, the Brig Bazaar ", was part of The Book o' the Brig , a compilation of stories written to raise money to rebuild Bannerfield's Bridge, a wooden bridge in Selkirk, Scotland after a great flood wiped it out in 1902.

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  3. Things To Do In Dallas Tonight: Feb 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | D Magazine

    ... learn from the best fictional detective in history to solve their own mysteries in a recreation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's London. 3. Even if you missed Part 1 of this unabridged stage reading of King Henry IV , Shakespeare's story of the king ...

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  4. Conan Doyle Investigates? Martin Clunes wants a full series as the sleuthing Sherlock Holmes creatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Radio Times

    Martin Clunes wants to extend his upcoming role as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle for a full series, with the Sherlock Holmes creator continuing as a detective in his own right. The Men Behaving Badly and Doc Martin actor plays the Scottish writer in new three-part ITV drama Arthur & George , based on a real-life investigation by Conan Doyle.

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  5. 11 epic things to do in Edinburgh this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    ... musical accompaniment - you'll be in for a totally unique night of silly detective comedy. We're sure Arthur Conan Doyle would have approved. Comedy play One Man, Two Guvnors comes to the Festival Theatre this week, and it's two hours of non-stop ...

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  6. Two Victorian characters and their eternal influenceRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | Newkerala.com

    ... the most well-known of their kind - be it a detective or a vampire. Scottish physician-cum author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes and Irish author Abraham 'Bram' Stoker's Count Dracula appeared a decade apart in 1887 and 1897 respectively. ...

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  7. Museum of London looks at city as Sherlock Holmes sidekickRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | SFGate

    ... to the museum and continues until April 12, does not focus on the stories about Holmes or his creator, Arthur Conan Doyle , though an opening section shows some early notebooks and illustrations as well as a rare portrait of the author in his 30s. ...

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  8. Derek Malcolm recommends The Hound of the BaskervillesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | This Is London

    ... of the Sherlock Holmes adventure was not the first film adaptation of the story but it was the one Arthur Conan Doyle saw and was said to have much admired Having just seen Bill Condon's Mr Holmes at the Berlin Film Festival, in which Ian McKellen ...

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  9. Valentine's Day Is No Match for CricketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Wall Street Journal

    ... more than 200-year-old sport has roused passions of everybody from best-selling British authors such as Arthur Conan Doyle to India's Bollywood movie stars. The game-played by two teams of 11 players each-is the national sport in countries including ...

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  10. Turning Gandalf into Sherlock Holmes: Ian McKellenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Star Online

    ... of the Mind by Mitch Cullin, the film, like other new iterations of the detective stories, picks up where Arthur Conan Doyle left off. This one finds Holmes in retirement in the English countryside where he lives as a recluse, tending bees and ...

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  11. Do your own detective work at Perot Museum's interactive Sherlock Holmes exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Dallas Morning News

    ... weaves historical and scientific context with fictional storytelling - much like Sherlock Holmes creator Arthur Conan Doyle did - in an interactive format appropriate for all ages. "The science shaped the story; the story didn't shape the science," ...

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  12. Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Speckled Band opens Feb. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    New England Youth Theatre presents "Sherlock Holmes: the Adventure of the Speckled Band" Feb. 13 through March 1. Pictured: Fiona Goodman and Julian Siegel. BRATTLEBORO >> It's elementary my dear Watson ... the best place to be is at the The New England Youth Theatre to see Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Speckled Band, opening Friday, Feb. 13. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous detective first came to life in 1887 and continues to inspire us today.

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  13. Book review: How the Scots Invented the Modern World, by Arthur Herman, Broadway BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | TeleRead

    ... the evidence to fit it. Some very great Scots hardly get mentioned at all: Robert Louis Stevenson and Arthur Conan Doyle, for instance, are dismissed as purveyors of "escapist literature," and hardly get a few lines. Scottish naval heroes of the ...

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  14. Lucy Liu on directing zebras for "Elementary"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | CBS News

    ... but just as a whole you see how everything starts working." "Elementary" is a modern version of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's "Sherlock Holmes." Liu plays Sherlock's investigative partner, Joan Watson. While she's known for her acting, Liu is no stranger ...

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  15. Ar OpinionS&P Makes Me MadRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... the main characters and the worlds their talented authors have created for them. So I open another book. Arthur Conan Doyle is to blame for my addiction. Back then I was a shy and observant middle-school child for whom the world of family, school ...

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  16. Forgotten Classics: The Seven-Per-Cent SolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... is still intact. But I'm not here to talk about Cumberbatch. I'm here to talk about Sherlock Holmes. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Holmes is, of course, a legendary character. Even if you've never read a book in your life, you've at least heard of this ...

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  17. Health Wearables: The Sherlock Holmes EffectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Wired

    ... figure that continues to fascinate audiences on both the small and big screens. Originally penned by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, a physician, the character of Holmes has undergone various tweaks and changes over the years as new writers and actors have ...

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  18. Book Review - Blood to the BoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    It was only a couple of weeks ago the journalist crew at Yorkton This Week each wrote of the three books which most influenced them. I chose Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's 'Hound of the Baskervilles' as one on my three because it planted the seed which grew to be my love of both Holmes, and more generally mysteries.

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  19. Ian McKellen's bizarre take on Sherlock HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... where he is haunted by regrets over his last case, 35 years before. The picture sees McKellen, 75, play Arthur Conan Doyle's fictional hero over several decades, starting after World War I, when he is still working with his trusted assistant Dr ...

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  20. Berlinale 2015: Ian McKellen is Absolutely Wonderful in 'Mr. Holmes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Firstshowing.net

    ... detective that Holmes was based on in the stories told by Dr. Watson, which are the stories told in Arthur Conan Doyle's stories (very meta but it's easy to understand). He has no hat or pipe, as those were embellishments added to the stories. ...

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