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After Jalâl speaks ill of Muhammad and his statements are reported by 'Amr ibn Sa'ad, he tries to deny them and attributes them to 'Amr. At that moment, Jibrîl brings down a section of the sûrah on repentence.

Apollo chasing Daphne who throws her arms up, in the background at right shows the moment she turns in a laurel, from The Story of Apollo and Daphne

Camillus Arriving at the Moment When the Romans Atone for Their Pillage

The Sixth Patriarch of Zen at the Moment of Enlightenment

Ichikawa Danjūrō II in the Scene "Wait a Moment" (Shibaraku)

To John Cruger, James Jauncey, James Delancey, and Jacob Walton, Esqrs; The representatives in General Assembly, for the City and County of New-York. Gentlemen: The author of this letter bespeaks a moment of your attention ... [Signed] Aristides

In Provincial Congress, New-York, March 4th, 1776. Sir. This accompanies the resolves of Congress, requesting you to hold your regiment in readiness to march at a moment's warning .... [Followed by] In Provincial Congress. New York, March 4th, 1

Providence, October 25, 1781. Three o'clock P.M. This moment an express arrived at his honor the deputy-governor's from Col. Christopher Olney, Commandant on Rhode-Island, announcing the important intelligence of the surrender of Lord Cornwallis

Fellow citizens. You have this moment been witnesses to one of the noblest spectacles that the eyes of freemen ever beheld. You have seen the first patriot of his country, raised by the unanimous voice of his fellow-citizens to the highest stati

The whim of the moment

Vüe du Champ de Mars: dit de la Fédération à la Journée mémorable du 14 Juillet 1790 au moment de l'arriveé de l'Assembleé Nationale des Deputés de tous les Départements du Royaume et des Corps Militaire de Terre et de Mer

Wednesday, afternoon, April 16. This moment a kind correspondent communicated to the editor of the Morning Star, a letter from General Fisk of Salem, which he is happy in communicating to an impatient public. Ipswhich, Wednesday 11 o'clock, 1794

Proposal by J. W. Scott, for publishing by subscription The Moment: a poem, addressed to the American people, and other poems. By J. M'Coy ... Philadelphia, Sept. 1, 1809.

President's message. Herald office. Dec. 3, 9 o'clock. P. M. We this moment received by express a copy of the President's message- which we hasten to lay before the public. [Madison's first annual message Nov. 29, 1809] [Boston, 1809].

West Point at the Moment of Exercise

Village de Dorey. au moment au les habitans se preparent au Combatl.

Rade d' Amboine. Au moment du Départ du Gouverneur. (Moluques.).

Explanation of an old affair. Fellow-citizens. If you will regard with a dispassionate and intelligent eye the political aspect of this State at this moment, I think you must perceive that the affairs of the Whig party, in part at least, have re

To the people of Cumberland County. The heart-rending state of starvation which at this moment afflicts the Irish people calls aloud to the civilized nations of the earth to contribute to their relief ... Carlisle [Pa] Feb. 20, 1847.

Vue de Leipsick du coté de la porte de Grimma prise au moment de la foire

Vue du Palais Impérial, prise du Carrouzel avec l'Arc de Triomphe. (au moment de la Parade )

Vûe de la Chapelle de Guillaume Tell, sur le lac dit Urner See, Canton d'Uri, en Suisse. Prise dans un moment d'un service divin, qui s'y tient tous les ans le 20. may pour celebrer l'anniversaire de la délivrance de la Suisse

Le ballon de cuivre, qui doit incessamment s'élever dans les airs est visible en ce moment dans les ateliers de construction, Impasse du Maine, no. 10, près le chemin de fer de la Rive gauche ...

Voilà le moment (passé minuit), ou le calme et la paix régnent véritablement dans les heureux menages (Moeurs Conjugales, No. 29)

West front of the U.S. Capitol at Washington, D.C., as it appeared the moment the statue was completed, and placed in position by Charles F. Thomas

Moment de renversement

A moment of anxiety - who is going to get left? / Gillam.

Flowing this moment for thee

It was an awful moment

Illustration of the Emperor Enjoying a Moment of Peace with his Family (Kyōraku taihei kiken zu)

Nedra, he pronounced huskily, after a moment : I've got to leave soon, and go back to the world, and then all these beautiful days must end

She is swinging in the hammock at this moment

A game of poker - the anxious moment

An Anxious Moment from "[On the Indian Hills; or, Coffee-planting in Southern India.]"

A Commotion in the Devil's Ink Pot. A Moment of eruption, Yellowstone National Park, Wyo.

A Commotion in the Devil's Ink Pot. A Moment of eruption, Yellowstone National Park, Wyo.

The supreme moment, on the evening of Oct. 11, 1492

The critical moment

[A festive moment : Thanksgiving Day]

That Horrible Moment , Life Cartoons

A critical moment

Devasted in moment, New Richmond, Wis., June 12, 1899.

Devasted in moment, New Richmond, Wis., June 12, 1899.

The supreme moment, Chief Justice Fuller administering the Oath of Office to Pres. William McKinley, March 4, 1901.

A proud moment for the buffalo hunter

Dry Dock Structural Cross Sections Showing Loading Conditions, Moment Diagrams with Assumed Loads

Dry Dock Structural Cross Sections Showing Loading Conditions, Moment Diagrams with Assumed Loads

A moment of great peril in a cowboy's career / C.M. Russell ; H. Block.

A Commotion in the Devil's Ink Pot - a Moment of Eruption [hot spring erupting], Yellowstone National Park, Wyo.

A critical moment

An Exceptionally Peaceful Moment

A critical moment in the Red River expedition of April 1864. Federal transports below the falls

In this group are some of the youngest workers in Spinning Room of Cornell Mill. The smallest is Jo Benevidos, 5 Merion St. Other small ones are: John Sousa, 84 Boutwell St., Anthony Valentin, 203 Pitman St. Manuel Perry, 124 Everett St. John Travaresm [or Taveresm?], 90 Cash St. The difficulty they had in writing their names was pathetic. When I asked the second hand in charge of the room to let the boys go outside a moment and let me get a snap-shot he objected, saying they would stay out and not be in shape to work. When they carry dinners, they breathe the close air of the spinning room from 7 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. with no let-up. Cornell Mill. Location: Fall River, Massachusetts.

A kind of jealousy of her daughter for one strange moment possessed her -- jealousy of youth and love and opening life : or the evening seemed to halo and caress her

Situation le 9 septembre 1914 au moment ou le commandement allemand ordonne la retraite de l'aile droite et du centre : [France].

[Without a moment's delay he plunged into the fray]

A quiet moment in German trenches

Thousands have answered the nation's call, but you may be the one to turn the scale at a critical moment. Do you realize this? / printed by Seargeant Bros. Ltd., London & Abergavenny.

A quiet moment in German trenches

It was to postpone as long as possible the moment for turning around

Single men are urged not to put off voluntary enlistment or attestation until the last moment / printed by Roberts & Leete, Ltd., London.

If you intend to join voluntarily before the military service bill comes into operation, do not delay until the last moment [...] Join now / printed by David Allen & Sons, Ltd., Harrow, Mdx.

Ceremonies - England, Italy - Dirigible flis over ball park where American League plays. On Independence Day in England the American Army and Navy baseball teams at the Chelsea Park. A huge dirigible passed over the field during the game, and the players lost interest in the game for a moment to watch the airship

Italy. Between Brenta and Piave. Heavy Austro-Hungarian mortar at moment of firing

American Red Cross - Supplies - American Red Cross distributes military knits to Peurto Rican soldiers. The American Red cross at the moment of distributing 12,000 military kits to the soldiers of the three regiments at Camp Las Casas, San Juan, Puerto Rico

American Red Cross - Supplies - American Red Cross distributes military knits to Peurto Rican soldiers. The American Red cross at the moment of distributing 12,000 military kits to the soldiers of the three regiments at Camp Las Casas, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Ceremonies - Salutes and Parades - New York - Historic moment at Victory Arch during parade

Chemical Warfare Service - Drills- Practice in Theatre of Operations - Gas mask drill, soldiers as they looked a moment after the command was given to don masks. Speed means safety and therefore the men are drilled again and again

Ceremonies - New York City - Peace Celebration in Broad Street, New York. Upon receipt of the news that Germany had signed the armistice of submission, men, women and children, lost for the moment in joy, threw clothing and articles in the air and shouted in a demonstration such as New York never saw before

The greatest moment in history / exclusive photographs by Helen Johns Kirtland and Lucian Swift Kirtland, Leslie's Staff Correspondents.

The third stayed behind a moment, bowed over her hand and kissed it

At this moment the present generation intervened

At that moment Mr. Tutt took his stand at Tony's side

Life's Darkest Moment

[Actually, it was no more than a moment or two before the prisoner found reply, but it was long enough for his tortured eye to flash inward and backward with terrible focus]

This enables the male rat to choose his exit the moment he has entered

At that moment the morsel of human woe in his arms --

A moment from the Rhapsody in Blue ballet, created and staged by Madame Rasch for a company of her girls, who performed it in the Keith theaters

Famed flier averts crash with notables aboard. This picture was taken a moment after Clyde Pangborn, world famous flier, in attempting to taxi down the field for a take-off, clipped wings with another ship on the field. At the time of the accident, Pangborn had as passengers, Asst.Sec of War, Harry Woodring, Rep. John J. McSwain and his daughter Jane, Mrs. Donald H. McLean, wife of the Rep. of N.J., Rep. Edwin M. Schaefer, Rep. Dow(?) W. Harter, Rep. Frank J.G. Dorsey. The planes were not badly damaged but will be grounded for a while for repairs. 7/26/35

Warns against armed Japanese in California. Rep. John F. Dockweiler, D. of Cal., charged before the House Military Affairs Committee that 25,000 Japanese reservists, fully armed, are in California ready to fight for their country on a moment's notice. Rep. Dockweiler's testimony was interrupted by Chairman John J. McSwain who ruled that such testimony should be given in executive session. 2/13/35

South African Minister and Mrs. Hull. Minister of South America Ralph William Close, and Mrs. Close, left, chat a moment with Mrs. Cordell Hull, wife of the Secretary of State, at the reception given at the Mexican Embassy for Pedro Sanchez, of the Pan American Geographic Society. 10/21/35

Serious for a moment. Rep. Percy L. Gassaway, irrepressible Dem. of Okla. in a serious moment as he p[...] with the one who knows him best, Mrs. Percy L. Gassaway. Rumor has it, and the Gassaway's don't deny it [...] that they are taking off for home shortly

A long filibuster, Wash. D.C. A five and half hour filibuster by Sen. Long of Louisiana, caused the seventy-fourth congress, first session, to give up the ghost, without approval of the last of the President's "must" measures-the-third deficiency bill. Sen. Long, is shown as he left the floor of the Senate, and rested for the moment from his tireless efforts, 8/27/35

Loses interest. Rep. Martin Dies (D. of Texas) appears to have lost interest in Thomas G. Corcoran for the moment. This picture taken Wednesday at House Rules Lobby hearing at which time Dies at one time asked Corcoran in a pointed way, if he were not a Harvard man. He is, another famed Harvardman is Pres. Roosevelt, 7/10/35

PRESIDENT HAS HIS LITTLE JOKE. WASHINGTON, D.C. JANUARY 14. PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT IS A GREAT RIBBER AND HARDLY A DAY PASSES THAT HE DOES NOT INJECT A LITTLE HUMOR INTO HIS SERIOUS JOB OF BEING THE NATION'S CHIEF EXECUTIVE. TODAY'S JOKE WAS AT THE EXPENSE OF ADMIRAL CARY T. GRAYSON, CHAIRMAN OF THE INAUGURAL COMMITTEE. FINDING AN ENGRAVED INVITATION TO ATTEND THE INAUGURAL CEREMONIES ON HIS DESK THIS MORNING, PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT WROTE THE FOLLOWING MEMORANDUM TO W.E. ROCKW... CHIEF OF THE WHITE HOUSE SOCIAL BUREAU: 'PLEASE REGRET THIS INVITATION. I WILL BE TOO BUSY' WHEN THE LETTER OF REGRET WAS SENT TO HIS DESK FOR FINAL O.K., PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT, PONDERED A MOMENT AND ADDED THE FOLLOWING NOTATION ON THE LETTER SHOWN IN THE PHOTOGRAPH. THE LETTER WAS THEN DISPATCHED TO ADMIRAL GRAYSON

Electronic system designed by Dean (?) and later completely redesigned by Alvarez. Used in several of his experiments. For example, slow neutron beams, magnetic moment of the neutron, discovery that He3 was stable, and confirmation of the discovery of fission. Cooksey 30-14, April, 1937 [Photographer: Donald Cooksey]

Salvation Army, San Francisco, California. Men pause a moment to watch, and then pass on

Salvation Army, San Francisco, California. Unemployed young men pause a moment to loiter and watch, and then pass on

A QUIET CHAT. WASHINGTON, D.C. AUGUST 28. TODAY AT THE WHITE HOUSE, ADMIRAL HARRY E. YARNELL WAS DECORATED WITH THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS BY PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT. AFTER THE CEREMONY THE TRIO SHOWN IN THE PICTURE WERE CAUGHT BY THE CAMERA IN AN 'OFF STAGE' MOMENT. L TO R: PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT; ADMIRAL HAROLD R. STARK, CHIEF OF NAVAL OPERATIONS; AND CHARLES EDISON, ACTING SECRETARY OF THE NAVY

One of the children of M. Viera, Portuguese FSA (Farm Security Administration) client and truck gardener. Mr. Viera runs a small truck farm but in the winter tries to find some outside employment. At the moment he is working at the Newport torpedo station, Portsmouth, Rhode Island

Moment de l'après midi du 11 Aoust 1778

Bombs away! At the proper moment the bombardiers release their load. A salvo, such as this, finds all bombs dropping in a straight line, because each of them continues, for a time, at the same forward speed it had acquired while in the plane's bomb bay. Three miles down below is the target, the objective of this raid. After this salvo, the bombardier may direct the pilot to fly back over the target for another crack at it

Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Negatives

Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Negatives

Replenishing gum rubber for tire cords. A new supply of gum for the fabric is being carried to the calendaring machine by this worker. After having been milled originally by processes previously described, the moment of impregnation by auxiliary mills alongside the calendaring machine. Firestone (General Tires), Akron, Ohio

Subcontracting aircraft parts. A complicated system of storing parts for airplane sub-assembly assures workers at an Ohio plant that they will not be held up for parts. Here is a portion of the huge storeroom, with a worker piling small sections where they will be available at a moment's notice. Constant inventory is kept. Goodyear, Akron, Ohio

Subcontracting aircraft parts. A complicated system of storing parts for airplane sub-assembly assures workers at an Ohio plant that they will not be held up for parts. Here is a portion of the huge storeroom, with a worker piling small sections where they will be available at a moment's notice. Constant inventory is kept. Goodyear, Akron, Ohio

A primitive mystery--Martha Graham with Merce Cunningham and Erick Hawkins in a moment from "El Penitente"

Barrage balloon manufacture. Cementing with a paint brush. This worker is a fabric cementer busy applying a rigging patch to the side of a new barrage balloon. Although the fabric looks mussed at the moment, it will be stretched tight and smooth when the new piece of fabric is added. Seams are triple protected against leaks, folded over, cement-welded, taped on both sides with overlapping rubber adhesive tape. Such seams will never pull apart under pressure. General Tire and Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio

Conservation. Scrap iron and steel. Tires reclaimed from automobiles, scrapped for their iron and steel content. The rubber content of these tires can be reclaimed successfully to replace the use of new rubber in many articles. The U.S. Army is experimenting at the moment with the use of retreaded tires on trucks (U.S. Route 1,