Hajji Baba

Hajji Baba

shrewd rascal travels around Persia. [Fr. Lit.: Hajji Baba of Ispahan in Magill I, 343]

Hajji Baba

clever rogue travels around Persia taking glamorous jobs for illicit gain. [Fr. Lit.: Hajji Baba of Ispahan in Magill I, 343]
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He was brought to Iranian representatives, including a man who introduced himself as Hajji Baba, and two others, said the in dictment.
Hajji Baba was taken to Mirwais hospital where he was being treated, the source said.
It also looks at the story of the Hajji Baba Club--a rug-collecting club, currently celebrating its 75th anniversary, whose founding members included film executives, engineers and a curator from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, each with a passion for collecting Oriental rugs.
A Hajji Baba was written by Dimitri Tiomkin and Ned Washington for the film The Adventures Of Hajji Baba (1954).
There is a good parallel in James Morier's Hajji Baba of Ispahan, where a barber's shop story orally told in a Persian market-place revolves round whether the barber has bought the wood carried by a donkey or whether he has bought the wooden saddle as well.
In "Operation Hajji Baba," James Currie recounts a little known and long forgotten episode of the U.
She is a member of the San Francisco Bay Area Rug Society, the Hajji Baba Rug Society, New York, and the Textile Museum in Washington, D.
Copies of both documents can be found in microfilm of Project Hajji Baba, located in the Air Force History Support Office, Bolling AFB, Washington, D.
Memorandum, Headquarters, 86th Air Transport Squadron (Medium), to Commanding General, 1602d Air Transport Wing, Subject: Project "Al Hajj," Sep 4, 1952, copy of memo found on microfilm of Project Hajji Baba, located in the U.
I THINK you mean the Dimitri Tiomkin/Ned Washington song Hajji Baba, written for the 1954 movie, The Adventures of Hajji Baba.