A Scottish Reel Begins as Salmond Missteps; SCARFE ON FRIDAY David Beckham Is Accused of Speeding, Sooty Makes a Welcome Return to TV, Aged 70, and a Sadiq Khan Blimp Is Set to Take to the Skies. Gerald Scarfe and Nick Curtis Sum Up the Week

The Evening Standard (London, England), August 31, 2018 | Go to article overview

A Scottish Reel Begins as Salmond Missteps; SCARFE ON FRIDAY David Beckham Is Accused of Speeding, Sooty Makes a Welcome Return to TV, Aged 70, and a Sadiq Khan Blimp Is Set to Take to the Skies. Gerald Scarfe and Nick Curtis Sum Up the Week


Monday Former First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond is accused of touching a woman's bottom and breasts at his grace-and-favour residence. A UN report insists that members of Myanmar's army must face genocide charges for its abuse of the country's Rohingya population. Food prices will rise by up to five per cent as a result of the summer's hot weather.

Pope Francis refuses to confirm or deny claims by a Vatican official that he covered up reports of sexual abuse by a US cardinal. Payday loan company Wonga is on the brink of collapse. A QPR fan from London and the American soldier he sent programmes and match reports to during the Vietnam War speak for the first time on Adrian Chiles's radio show.

A 72-second silence is observed at the Notting Hill Carnival to honour the 72 known victims of the Grenfell Tower fire. Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe returns to prison in Iran having been denied an extension on her temporary release. Smithfield meat market celebrates its 150th anniversary.

Tuesday Theresa May flies to South Africa as part of a trade mission that will also take her to Nigeria and Kenya. New owner Mike Ashley is expected to close at least a dozen House of Fraser stores. A first-generation Apple-1 computer built by Steve Jobs is on sale for PS230,000. Eddie Murphy fathers his tenth child aged 57.

David Beckham has been caught speeding in his Bentley. Chinese firm Mobike plans to introduce electric bicycles to the capital. Crossrail and HS2 may boost spending in the West End by PS1.4 billion, a study shows.

Serena Williams, right, wears a tutu designed by Louis Vuitton's Virgil Abloh in the first round of the US Open after her catsuit was banned. Outdoor workers in London will be given a phone app to monitor air pollution. A study finds that nearly a quarter of 14-year-old girls self-harm.

Wednesday Theresa May announces a crackdown on modern slavery as she visits Nigeria. Donald Trump claims there will be "violence" if Democrats win in the midterm elections. Salmond resigns from the SNP as he contests sexual misconduct allegations. British and French fishing boats clash over scallops. Stacey Solomon hits back at Now! …

The rest of this article is only available to active members of Questia

Already a member? Log in now.

Notes for this article

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this article

Cited article

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited article

A Scottish Reel Begins as Salmond Missteps; SCARFE ON FRIDAY David Beckham Is Accused of Speeding, Sooty Makes a Welcome Return to TV, Aged 70, and a Sadiq Khan Blimp Is Set to Take to the Skies. Gerald Scarfe and Nick Curtis Sum Up the Week
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this article

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this article
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.