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Conneff 11 Oct 2016, 06:04 by John Simpson

Wondrous little Thomas Conneff from the short-grass county of Kildare    U 12.173-82: From his girdle hung a row of seastones which dangled at every movement of his ... his list of “Irish heroes”.     Thomas Conneff is well known to historians of Irish athletics. He was born at Kilmurray, just north-west of Clane, County Kildare (twenty miles south ...

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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 ... like several of the minor characters alluded to in Ulysses – took an interest in athletics. By 1882 both Michael and Hugh had joined the City and Suburban Harriers (C&SH ...

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Gallaher3 30 Aug 2013, 13:26 by JJON Editors

Ignatius per ignotius : the short life and extraordinary times of Frederick Gallaher   3: More practical jokes and international sport   Another publication and a sensational hoax Fred’s publishing ventures had ... sporting character for which he was so well known at the time in Dublin.   Athletics, shipwreck, and America Fred’s other interests did not sweep sport from his horizon. Since ...

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Gallaher 30 Aug 2013, 02:13 by John Simpson

Ignatius per ignotius : the short life and extraordinary times of Frederick Gallaher                        1      Making his way in the world                                                         From Cork to Dublin                                                    A plucky rescue                                                    Life as a racing ... Affair                          3      More practical jokes and international sport                                             Another publication and a sensational hoax                                             Athletics, shipwreck, and America                                             A Dublin mover and shaker                                             ...

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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 ... twine and other 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 ...

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May's band 28 Nov 2013, 13:07 by JJON Editors

May’s band of brothers   U 4.525-6: Morning after the bazaar dance when May's band played Ponchielli's dance of the hours. Technically Don Gifford (Ulysses Annotated ... Independent (1917) 10 July, p. 1  His playing, his composing, his fishing, his youthful athletics – all came to an end. His brother’s family carried on the old music business ...

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Gallaher2 30 Aug 2013, 13:25 by JJON Editors

Ignatius per ignotius : the short life and extraordinary times of Frederick Gallaher   2: Fred’s Brilliant Career with Sport and the Invincibles The Editor of Sport Fred’s big break ... But the paper was keen to report on other sports, and its coverage of athletics, cycling, cricket, football, and other games developed as the years went by. At times in ...

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