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Ohio 29 Nov 2013, 12:38 by JJON Editors

A perfect cretic floating down the O-hi-O   U 7.367-9 :   –   Ohio! The editor crowed in high treble from his uplifted scarlet face. My Ohio!   –  A perfect cretic ... as a clerk in the early 1890s (and as a member of the Irish-American Ancient Order of Hibernians, famous for their St Patrick’s Day parades). James died in ...

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Hallelujurum 28 Nov 2013, 13:46 by JJON Editors

Praise be! Here comes Old “Glory Allelujurum” Purefoy U 14.886-8 : I must acquaint you, said Mr Crotthers, clapping on the table so as to evoke a resonant comment ... for Purefoy” turning “on the ejaculation “Glory Hallelujah” with which excited members of an American revivalist congregation would punctuate a sermon.      The expression “Glory Allelujurum” raises a number of questions ...

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Vengeance 28 Nov 2013, 13:53 by JJON Editors

Vengeance and the shores of Manhattan   U 12.1367-74 : the Times rubbed its hands and told the whitelivered Saxons there would soon be as few Irish in Ireland as ... light of subsequent events – and in particular the employment of Irish soldiers in the American Civil War: Smith O’Brien on the American War... .They have not forgotten that they ...

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Introduction to the fourth issue 3 Mar 2013, 08:12 by John Simpson

The fourth issue of the James Joyce Online Notes contains thirty-one articles, each of which seeks to elucidate some aspect of the people, environment, language, and allusions which form ... of which readers can discover further articles on the same general topic: the keyword “American Civil War” at the article “Vengeance and the shores of Manhattan”, for example, leads to ...

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Buckley 28 Nov 2013, 13:19 by JJON Editors

Rifleman Buckley     John Wyse Jackson and Peter Costello neatly summarize what we know about Fred Buckley, another of the rate-collectors from John Stanislaus Joyce’s day:   Of the other ... name was Frederick A. Buckley; he was a raconteur; he fought in the Crimean War; and he could handle a weapon. Maybe some of these facts can be confirmed from ...

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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 ... brigade was dispersed in 1861, they went over to America to fight in the Civil War. And then some of those, when the Civil War came to an end in ...

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ostrich 29 Nov 2013, 13:00 by JJON Editors

Roll up for the human ostrich   SH 133 : There’s a fellow in Capel St at present in a show who says he can eat glass and hard nails. He ... Great Human Ostrich". His performance was similar to Alfonso’s, but his attire included "war paint", a nose ring, and outlandish exotic dress. ] Robert Bogdan Freak Show: Presenting Human Oddities ...

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sons 29 Oct 2015, 08:05 by John Simpson

Brown sons   U 12.234-7: — Cockburn. Dimsey, wife of David Dimsey, late of the admiralty: Miller, Tottenham, aged eightyfive: Welsh, June 12, at 35 Canning Street, Liverpool, Isabella Helen ... April. The expression “Old Brown Son” occurs earlier in Southern US contexts during the American Civil War (Daily Cleveland Herald (Cleveland, Ohio) (1862), 1 March). 3 Belfast News Letter (1887 ...

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