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  1. Victorian Society 'disappointed' by Undershaw decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Surrey Advertiser

    Waverley Borough Council approved plans for Stepping Stones School to move into the former home of Sherlock Holmes writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle On Wednesday , Waverley borough councillors voted seven to one to grant planning permission for Undershaw, a Grade II-listed building where the Sherlock Holmes writer lived for a decade. The Victorian Society , which works to protect Victorian and Edwardian buildings and landscapes across the UK, has called the decision "disappointing".

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  2. The Speckled BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Houston Press

    Classical Theatre Company spares its audience the usual Sherlock Holmes clichs in its reboot of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Speckled Band: An Adventure of Sherlock Holmes .

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  3. Friends of the A.K. Smiley Public Library offer 1939 book with Redlands connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... Hill McCarter, “The Tattooed Man” by Howard Pease and “The Valley of Fear” by Arthur Conan Doyle. “Culture” by Ralph Waldo Emerson was published in 1910. It is a reprint of an essay included in “The ...

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  4. The grave of Sir Arthur Conan DoyleRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | TeleRead

    Ironically for one of Edinburgh's favorite sons, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle lies buried in the churchyard of All Saints' Church, Minstead , in Hampshire's New Forest - almost as far due south from Edinburgh as it's possible to be while still on the English mainland. However, Minstead does appear prominently in his writing, and there's a tale attached to his final resting place too.

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  5. The Speckled BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Houston Press

    Classical Theatre Company spares its audience the usual Sherlock Holmes clichs in its reboot of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Speckled Band: An Adventure of Sherlock Holmes .

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  6. The haunting Venezuelan mountain that inspired Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Lost WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Mail on Sunday

    ... feet high, Roraima is sacred ground for the Pemons and a spiritual symbol for many other Venezuelans Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Lost World novel was turned into a hit film in the 1920s, directed by Harry O. Hoyt Standing at more than 9,200 feet ...

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  7. See Ian McKellen as the Great Sherlock Holmes in First Clip from MR. HOLMESRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Ain't It Cool News

    Sir Ian McKellen took to Twitter and released the very first clip of himself portraying Arthur Conan Doyle's famous detective. And it's a very different version of Holmes from what we have grown used to seeing from other recent adaptations, such as those portrayed by Robert Downey, Jr. and Benedict Cumberbatch.

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  8. How have passport photos changed in 100 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | BBC News

    ... those involved did not matter. Rather than sit in a booth as one would today, Sherlock Holmes author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, in 1915, stood with his wife as his two sons sat in a dog cart. A year later, Archbishop of Canterbury Randall Davidson ...

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  9. 'Forever' stars a more sensitive, immortal version of Sherlock HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... real, then this could just be a coincidence. But the nonexistent club is an invention thought up by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, so the only reason to include it in "Forever" is to make sure the audience associates Henry with Sherlock Holmes. For the ...

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  10. Watch Ian McKellen As An Older, Loveable Version Of Sherlock HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Sen-bloody-sational. This is our first footage of Sir Ian McKellen playing the 93-year-old incarnation of Arthur Conan Doyle's adored literary creation, and it seems like, even though portraying such a besotted character usually comes with a heavy ...

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  11. First MR. HOLMES Clip Reveals Ian McKellen as the Aged DetectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Collider

    Roadside Attractions has released the first Mr. Holmes clip from director Bill Condon 's upcoming drama , unveiling the debut footage from the film. Ian McKellen stars as a 93-year-old iteration of Arthur Conan Doyle 's legendary detective Sherlock Holmes, and the story takes place in 1947 where the sleuth is living in retirement with his housekeeper and her amateur-detective son.

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  12. Neil Gaiman Is Back To Mess Up Your Dreams In 'Trigger Warning'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | WGBH

    ... questions having to do with aliens, candy bars and self-tanning cream), and there are pastiches of Arthur Conan Doyle, homages to Harlan Ellison and Ray Bradbury, and a Doctor Who story ("Nothing O'Clock") that is perfect in tone (if slightly ...

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  13. Adventurers flock to Venezuela's 'Lost World' mountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Vallejo News

    ... continents scraped apart, play with the mind, humorous in the sun, ghostly in the mist. In British author Arthur Conan Doyle's 1912 classic "The Lost World," dinosaurs attack a group of explorers amid the rocks and swamps of that fantasy landscape. ...

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  14. Five books that took decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | BBC News

    ... of the book were mixed. The Wall Street Journal described it as a "a bad book, but it's a fun bad book". Arthur Conan Doyle was in his early 20s when he penned his debut novel about a man's musings as he suffers from gout. It got lost in the post ...

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  15. Sherlockians flock to a Baskervillea at ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... gathering of area Sherlockians, turned out to see the play, which is loosely adapted from stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and the reviews are in. After observing the onstage action with a keen eye and peering at the program through magnifying ...

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  16. Lucy Worsley: A Very British Murder, Connaught Theatre, February 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | The Argus

    ... age of the British murder mystery. The time period encompasses the likes of Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, mistress of suspense Agatha Christie and Worsley's own personal favourite Dorothy L Sayers - creator of Lord Peter Wimsey and ...

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  17. Harry Houdini and Arthur Conan DoyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... that he only tried to debunk his fellow mediums in order to throw suspicion off his own abilities. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle , good friend of Harry Houdini, came to believe that his magician friend actually did possess supernatural powers. This belief ...

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  18. Today In HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... song "Too Ra Loo Ra Loo Ral," opened on Broadway. In 1925, the silent film "The Lost World," based on the Arthur Conan Doyle novel about explorers who encounter living prehistoric animals in South America, had its world premiere. In 1932, Duke ...

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  19. This day in history: Feb. 2, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... song "Too Ra Loo Ra Loo Ral," opened on Broadway. In 1925, the silent film "The Lost World," based on the Arthur Conan Doyle novel about explorers who encounter living prehistoric animals in South America, had its world premiere. In 1932, Duke ...

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  20. Today in history: Chaplin made his movie debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... song "Too Ra Loo Ra Loo Ral," opened on Broadway. In 1925, the silent film "The Lost World," based on the Arthur Conan Doyle novel about explorers who encounter living prehistoric animals in South America, had its world premiere. In 1932, Duke ...

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