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Powell 17 Feb 2014, 01:25 by John Simpson

‘One of Britain’s fighting men’: Major Malachi Powell and Ulysses U 15.4612-6: Major Tweedy, moustached like Turko the terrible, in bearskin cap with hackleplume and accoutrements, with ... granted not by the British army but by the Volunteer Military Force in South Australia where he was to serve during the last stage of his career. This shows that ...

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missionaries 29 Oct 2015, 08:07 by John Simpson

Salty missionaries   U 8.744-7: Dignam’s potted meat. Cannibals would with lemon and rice. White missionary too salty. Like pickled pork. Expect the chief consumes the parts of ... is recounted as early as 1859, in the Diary of a Working Clergyman in Australia and Tasmania (p. 170). The following episode occurred in Australia, and was picked up widely ...

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Susie 4 Jun 2014, 02:20 by John Simpson

What was Sister Susie’s Playing?   [5 August 1932] I remember very well your singing One of the Family and Sister Susie's Playing. You always made the same mistake ... day it is not surprising to find it sung as far afield as Sydney, Australia: An excellent programme was presented to the patrons of the Gaiety Theatre by the Australia ...

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Miss Douce 28 Nov 2013, 13:10 by JJON Editors

Miss Douce and Miss Kennedy at a different bar     U 11.64-5: Bronze by gold, miss Douce’s head by miss Kennedy’s head, over the crossblind of the ... the barmaids at the Ormond Hotel in a paper published by James Meagher in Australia in 1945. Meagher was born in Dublin in 1894, and trained as a solicitor. He ...

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hog 4 Sep 2018, 10:02 by John Simpson

Orphans in the Underworld   U 15.1889-91:                                    THE ARTANE ORPHANS You hig, you hog, you dirty dog! You think the ladies love you! Bloom is pictured with asses’ ears ... I think myself far above you."       The rhyme is not restricted to Ireland and Australia. As Joyce was completing Ulysses the following story was told in the (Hull) Daily Mail ...

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Crofton 28 Nov 2013, 13:17 by JJON Editors

James Crofton: a tradition of public service     D 12.477-80 : - This is Parnell’s anniversary, said O’Connor, and don’t let’s stir up any bad blood. We ... Saloon’, not ‘Steerage’) on 3 April on the barque the ‘Charlie Palmer’ from Brisbane, Australia bound for London (Brisbane Courier, 28 March, p. 2). Perhaps he had family in Australia ...

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Laughing 29 Feb 2016, 15:22 by John Simpson

It’s just one thing laughing at another   U 18.1089-90: with his tall hat on him at the cricket match and a great big hole in his sock ... not well to have " one thing laughing at another ". Woman’s World (Adelaide, South Australia) (1927), 24 January p. 4      But despite this, the expression seems to have enjoyed some ...

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Parkinson 31 May 2015, 02:12 by John Simpson

Old Parkinson, the English tenor   D 15.810-17: “For me,” said Aunt Kate, who had been picking a bone, “there was only one tenor. To please me, I mean ... Temple’s Grand English Opera Company in December 1879 (p. 106). Parkinson emigrated to Australia in 1885, where he became one of the leading teachers of voice production. 1      When ...

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pet lamb 25 Mar 2019, 09:41 by John Simpson

Pet lambs in Dublin   U 10.1134-6: Myler Keogh, Dublin’s pet lamb, will meet sergeantmajor Bennett, the Portobello bruiser, for a purse of fifty sovereigns. Myler Keogh, sometime ... following June it became evident that the Nottingham "Lamb" was growing in importance. West Australia Sunday Times (1898), 10 July     Legendary status led to the nickname being re-used by ...

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Gallaher1 15 Jan 2014, 15:04 by John Simpson

Ignatius per ignotius : the short life and extraordinary times of Frederick Gallaher 1: Making his way in the world   U 7.626-30: The Great Gallaher […] that was a pressman ... Match took place in New York in mid September, with teams from Ireland, Scotland, Australia, Canada, and the United States. The Irish team was strongly supported by their fellow Irish ...

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