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  1. Found: A lost Sherlock Holmes film from 1916 starring William GilletteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... Fort de Saint-Cyr was built in response to the 1870 Prussian invasion of France, 16 years before Sir Arthur Conan Doyle introduced his sleuth revered around the world. One day in February 2014, a staff member of the CinA mathA que archive, 15 ...

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  2. 15 Things Only Incredibly Observant People Would UnderstandRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Lifehack.org

    ... and that everyone else can learn from if you pay attention! Let's use another famous example: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's iconic consulting detective, the one and only Sherlock Holmes. Well-known for his powers of observation and deduction, Holmes ...

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  3. Goldberg: No smoking gun doesn't mean no guiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    ... of the phrase "smoking gun" comes from a Sherlock Holmes story, "The Adventure of the Gloria Scott." In Arthur Conan Doyle's tale, an imposter posing as a ship's chaplain commits murder. "We rushed on into the captain's cabin ... there he lay with ...

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  4. Sherlock Holmes fans offer mixed emotions over discovery of long-lost filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Portrait of Donald Terras head of the Hounds of the Baskerville , a local Sherlock Holmes fans group, seen here at his office in Evanston on June 2. Portrait of Donald Terras head of the Hounds of the Baskerville , a local Sherlock Holmes fans group, seen here at his office in Evanston on June 2. The discovery of the Gillette film comes as brick-and-mortar Sherlock Holmes groups experience a crossroads with longtime fans growing ever-older and younger members expressing their enthusiasm in online communities. It's no mystery that Donald Terras is excited about the recent discovery of a long-lost movie filmed in Chicago starring stage actor William Gillette as Sherlock Holmes.

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  5. Giant phone mast will ruin beautiful Dartmoor, planners toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Western morning News

    ... a beautiful and tranquil spot where the traveller feels transported back in time". He quotes writer Arthur Conan Doyle's Hound of the Baskervilles in defence of the wilderness, citing Dr Watson when he tells Sherlock Holmes: "When you are out upon ...

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  6. More original ideas on our screens, pleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Worcester News

    ... their way back - complete with the original actors and writers. While this isn't an entirely new trend - Arthur Conan Doyle famously resurrected Sherlock Holmes eight years after killing him off - it does seem to have become increasingly prevalent. ...

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  7. When Arthur Conan Doyle killed Sherlock Holmes, actor William Gillette revived himRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | The New York Observer

    After Arthur Conan Doyle "killed" Holmes, American actor William Gillette rebooted the character as a stage hero. His Sherlock Holmes thrived for years.

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  8. Summer Stages: BWW's Top Summer Theater Picks - MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... are presenting the world premiere of a new one - Sherlock Holmes and the Ice Palace Murders . No, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle did not send his famous detective to Minnesota, but author Larry Millett did, and my favorite local playwright Jeffrey Hatcher ...

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  9. The Strange Case of 'Mr. Holmes' Vs. U.S. Copyright LawRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... t Trick of the Mind by Mitch Cullin, an American author with no connection to the character's creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

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  10. More informationRead the original story

    May 30, 2015 | Austin Monthly

    When Sir Charles Baskerville is found dead on his estate with a look of terror still etched on his face and the paw prints of a gigantic hound beside his body, the great detective Sherlock Holmes is summoned from Baker Street with Dr Watson in tow to unravel the mysteries surrounding his death and investigate the ancient curse of the Hound of the Baskervilles. In this hilarious, new adaptation for three actors, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic mystery has been supercharged with playfulness and wit reminiscent of Monty Python and The Complete Works of William Shakespeare .

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  11. Characters most familiar: The Indian diaspora in fictionRead the original story

    May 30, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... Among the first possibly featured were way back in the early 20th century - and by no less than Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in the Sherlock Homes series. Andamanese aboriginal Tonga appears in the detective's second outing "The Sign of Four" (1890) but ...

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  12. The Clintonsa pathetic a no-smoking-guna defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | New York Post

    ... of the phrase "smoking gun" comes from a Sherlock Holmes story, "The Adventure of the Gloria Scott." In Arthur Conan Doyle's tale, an imposter posing as a ship's chaplain commits murder. "We rushed on into the captain's cabin .a <.a <. there he lay ...

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  13. L.a. Theatre Works' the Hound of the Baskervilles Wins 2015 Audie AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... For L.A. Theatre Works, the famous Sherlock Holmes story, "The Hound of the Baskervilles," by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was adapted by David Pichette and R. Hamilton Wright . Featuring world-class actors on stage and on the air, L.A. Theatre Works has ...

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  14. Matthew Pearl: The Last BookaneerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... Pearl may be aping Stevenson's style, the duo of Fergins and Davenport brings to mind the creations of Arthur Conan Doyle, Stevenson's Scottish contemporary. Davenport, who seems to absorb details other miss and is always one step ahead, is not ...

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  15. Absence Of A Smoking Gun Doesn't Equate To InnocenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Right Wing News

    ... of the phrase "smoking gun" comes from a Sherlock Holmes story, "The Adventure of the Gloria Scott." In Arthur Conan Doyle's tale, an imposter posing as a ship's chaplain commits murder. "We rushed on into the captain's cabin there he lay with his ...

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  16. 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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  17. Pettis: Wedded bliss doubles the Holmes brilliance in 'Dreaming Spies'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... because he has been blackmailing the Japanese royal family. King manages to keep the "voice" of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes books while leading him and his young wife on many new and intriguing adventures. The charm of this particular ...

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  18. A lost Sherlock Holmes film from 1916, foundRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... building completed in 1879, long before the movies changed our way of seeing, and seven years before Sir Arthur Conan Doyle introduced his sleuth revered around the world. One day in February 2014, a staff member of the Cinematheque archive, 15 ...

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  19. How the Modern Detective Novel Was BornRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... utterly fascinating. Edgar Allan Poe is widely credited as the author of the first detective story, and Arthur Conan Doyle as the creator of the most famous detective, Sherlock Holmes. But their best detective fiction, other than The Hound of the ...

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  20. Jonah Goldberg 6 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | National Review Online

    ... of the phrase "smoking gun" comes from a Sherlock Holmes story, "The Adventure of the Gloria Scott." In Arthur Conan Doyle's tale, an imposter posing as a ship's chaplain commits murder. "We rushed on into the captain's cabin . . . there he lay with ...

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