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tired feeling 5 Mar 2014, 15:12 by John Simpson

A tonic for that tired feeling   U 13.84-7: … those iron jelloids […] had done her a world of good much better than the Widow Welch’s female pills and ... and commenced taking, in obedience to the kind suggestion of the advertisement, a patent medicine called Swipes's Liverine, the Great Antibilious Remedy. Cited in Leeds Mercury (1888), 1 December ...

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Root 26 Nov 2015, 04:16 by John Simpson

He cures fits!   U 15.3256-7 : Rubber goods. Neverrip brand as supplied to the aristocracy. Corsets for men. I cure fits or money refunded. In a passage which includes ... from Ohio. The 1870 United States census shows a Henry Root, ‘Vendor of Patent Medicine’, living with his family in Sycamore, Hamilton. But it would seem that he sold the ...

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Mulrennan 28 Nov 2013, 13:24 by JJON Editors

Mulrennan from the west of Ireland   P V. 2745-50: 14 April. John Alphonsus Mulrennan has just returned from the west of Ireland. (European and Asiatic papers please copy). He ... in October 1865 he was eligible to start his course in the Faculty of Medicine on 2 November of that year, but clearly he took the route (followed each year ...

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Quackery 28 Nov 2013, 13:54 by JJON Editors

A dose of quackery   U 15.639:   Second drink does it. Once is a dose . We all know that you can have too much of a good thing. Best to ... 9 August 1743):      Anti-Syphilicon… It does more by one Dose than any other Medicine yet known can by ten.          And the Universal Spectator of 30 June 1733: Concerning Gleets ...

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Bright 29 Nov 2013, 12:49 by JJON Editors

U 11.615: Bright's bright eye   This phrase was used in medical texts of the time such as Alexander Haig's Uric Acid ( 1904), which happened to be part ... s Lectures on Bright's disease of the kidneys: delivered at the School of Medicine of Paris : In the contracted kidney there existed most frequently a little puffiness, and oedema ...

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Sheehan 28 Nov 2013, 13:14 by JJON Editors

Daniel T. Sheehan: a university friend     The Dublin medical student Daniel T. Sheehan is referred to twice in Joyce’s Letters (and once in the Dublin Diary of his brother ... More about his radical and rather distinguished father later.       Daniel attended the School of Medicine at the Catholic University in Dublin in the early years of the twentieth century. At ...

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Michael Hart 28 Nov 2013, 13:28 by JJON Editors

Gallant Michael Hart   U 17.1251-5 : Of companions now in various manners in different places defunct: Percy Apjohn (killed in action, Modder River), Philip Gilligan (phthisis, Jervis Street hospital ... he includes Mick Hart. John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) French  Lenehan  Medicine  Sport  Athletics  Horse-racing  Real name  Wordplay  Puzzles  Civil Service  Conneff  Gallaher  Nagle  Cusack  America ...

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Freud 29 Nov 2013, 12:47 by JJON Editors

A doctor but not Dr Freud   U 9.737-8 : Steadfast John replied severe: — The doctor can tell us what those words mean. U 9.779-80 : […] writing of incest ... Life in Trinity College (Dublin: 1892), p. 43 Search by keyword (within this site) Medicine  Library  Eglinton  Lyster  Real name  Freud  Back to top 1 “Vienna school” was the more ...

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brown paper 2 Jun 2015, 11:14 by JJON Editors

Brown-paper suits in fashion   U 16.1185-9: O’Callaghan […] was in the habit of ostentatiously sporting in public a suit of brown paper (a fact). The “suit of ... articles. John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Myths  Fashion  Athletics  America  Betting  Medicine  Politics  Sea  Journalism  1 Mrs. S. H. Palfrey, “Mr. John Rollins’s Revenge”, in Lend ...

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jujubes 9 Jun 2017, 06:28 by John Simpson

The jujube-sucking King   U 8.3-4: Lozenge and comfit manufacturer to His Majesty the King. God. Save. Our. Sitting on his throne sucking red jujubes white. Bloom stands ... the royal sweets of choice. John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Advertising  Medicine  Sweets  Fruit  Kings  1 Irish Times (1882), 9 February p. 3.

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