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Social Usage and Protocol Handbook: A Guide for Personnel of the U.S. Navy By Department of the Navy
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Members of the naval service will find that at all points in their careers they can expect to be involved to some extent in the planning and execution c~fofficial ceremonies and social events.... More > Protocol is a code of established guidelines on proper etiquette and precedence which, when followed, lays the foundation for a successfid event. From this foundation, the host should consider the facets which make a particular situation unique, and fi-om there, use imagination to design a memorable occasion. The most important consideration in planning should always be the comfort of one’s guests. A clever hostlhostess is able to reach a proper mixture of protocol and common sense that will enable guests to enjoy themselves completely. If this is accomplished, an event is truly successful. PRECEDENCE - Precedence is defined as priority in place, time, or rank. In the government, military and diplomatic corps, precedence among individuals’ positions plays a substantial role.< Less
A Guide to Protocol and Etiquette for Official Entertainment: Department of the Army Pamphlet 600–60 By Department of the Army
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This pamphlet provides the basics of proper protocol and etiquette for formal social settings, including state dinners. Using this information as a foundation, one should feel at ease in such matters... More > as calling cards, introductions, invitations and responses, official dinners, seating and precedence, forms of address, and arranging visits for VIPs. Intended as a guide for officers, civilians will also find these guidelines very useful. Included are many helpful diagrams, charts and tables such as attire/occasion comparison data, dietary restrictions of foreign guests, titles and forms of address for American officials, seating arrangements, invitational form and forms of response to invitations. The appendices include such invaluable aids as a list of the correct official toasts to be rendered each head of state and a table of social precedence ranking anyone at all who might conceivably sit at an official dinner. This booklet is in fact an encyclopedia of social knowledge.< Less
Midnight Wine By Richard Kirby
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Midnight Wine is a collection of seventy-eight sonnets which include a diversity of forms and styles from strictly formal to blank verse. These poems form a kind of journey through time and... More > experience. The reader is invited to share that journey, which explores the vortex of events and reflections—some serious and some humorous—but all drawn from a single life, that of Richard Kirby.< Less
Be Cool Activity Series for Manners-Plus Going Out By Jean Lewis
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Fully Color Illustrated; Book 9 of 12 Be Cool Activity Series for Manners-Plus (children 3-10 years old) Going Out covers: Sitting, Standing, Walking (Posture relaxed and formal), Introducing,... More > Conversing, Inviting, Accepting, Rejecting and Handling Rejection;Color illustrated with friendly non-ethnic multicolor Cool Bird and Friends characters, has simple, fun activities for each of polite habit and social skill, includes play money and reward idea list to help parents teach children to use in real life, and wallet card of productive behavior ideas by location to guide misbehaving child, such as in a waiting room, when a child makes noise, parent would find "Let's count colors," under waiting room on wallet card. Includes paper dolls and prop idea list to act out activities. There are tween, teen and parent editions. Proceeds help children in rehabilitation and from busy homes learn social skills.< Less
Arabic calligraphy: Diwani Script By Tarek Mahfouz
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Created in the Ottoman court, this script is one of the six main types of Arabic calligraphy, and one of the best for special and formal short pieces, such as invitations, certificates, religious... More > quotations and inspirational writing. This book is your guide to understanding and creating the Diwany script, by providing detailed instructions on its intricate patterns and formal standards.< Less
Success with Etiquette: Delightful Dining Etiquette! By Shawn E. Gilleylen
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In today’s business world, more and more business is conducted over restaurant tables than boardrooms. Part of the professional process is being able to understand proper table etiquette and... More > how to present oneself in a sophisticated and proper manner while eating. Dining with a client, colleague, or superior is an opportunity to get to know the individual on a personal level to your strengthen business relationship. Employers and clients are observing your social skills, character, and acumen. The way you behave while dining is a reflection of how you conduct business. This charming book explores all aspects of dining etiquette from place settings, silverware savoir-faire, napkin placement, seat assignments, dining styles, body language at the table, food faux pas, eloquent conversation, host/guest duties, toasts, invitations, the art of thank you, and more… Discover the finer points of dining to dine with delight, charisma, and sophistication!< Less
I Want to Look Like Henry Bataille By Michael K. Gause
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With Bataille Michael K. Gause gives the reader a reading pleasure on two fronts: a chronological series of fragments interspersed with their more formal counterparts. Together they comprise an... More > engaging collection of both the raw…and the cooked. Poet Alex Stolis says: “I found Gause’s chapbook to be narrative poetry at its best--surprising, innovative and inspired. Like being invited into someone's vision.”< Less
I Want to Look Like Henry Bataille By Michael K. Gause
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With Bataille Michael K. Gause gives the reader a reading pleasure on two fronts: a chronological series of fragments interspersed with their more formal counterparts. Together they comprise an... More > engaging collection of both the raw…and the cooked. Poet Alex Stolis says: “I found Gause’s chapbook to be narrative poetry at its best--surprising, innovative and inspired. Like being invited into someone's vision.”< Less
Baby Names For Hindu Boys By Shushmul Maheshwari
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Indians attach a great importance to names and a lot of thought is given to them. The ‘naming ceremony’ is the first real ceremony held for the newborn child. It is usually held on the... More > twelfth day of the child's birth, when the child's horoscope is formally drawn up. All friends and relatives are invited to this ceremony where a suitable name is given to the child and everyone blesses the child, praying for his good health and prosperity.< Less
Baby Names For Hindu Girls By Shushmul Maheshwari
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Indians attach a great importance to names and a lot of thought is given to them. The ‘naming ceremony’ is the first real ceremony held for the newborn child. It is usually held on the... More > twelfth day of the child's birth, when the child's horoscope is formally drawn up. All friends and relatives are invited to this ceremony where a suitable name is given to the child and everyone blesses the child, praying for his good health and prosperity.< Less