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Lynam 28 Nov 2013, 13:23 by JJON Editors

Popping into Lynam’s   U 10.504-20 : At the Dolphin they halted to allow the ambulance car to gallop past them for Jervis street. - This way, he said, walking ... vicinity, but the implication is that the bookmaker’s shop was in Temple Bar.        Betting plays a significant role in Ulysses and in Joyce’s Dublin generally. Society at the ...

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off 7 Jun 2015, 12:47 by JJON Editors

All bets are "off"   U 16.1274-81: While the other was reading it on page two Boom (to give him for the nonce his new misnomer) whiled away a ... and starts with the account of the third event at Ascot on page three, […] Betting 5 to 4 on Zinfandel, 20 to 1 Throwaway (off). Only four horses competed in ...

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tissues 31 Jul 2018, 12:35 by John Simpson

Racing expresses and sporting tissues     D 6.48+: No one knew how he [Lenehan] achieved the stern task of living, but his name was vaguely associated with racing tissues .   U ... to be slips of tissue paper (containing bang up-to-date information for the betting fraternity) prepared by scouts at a racecourse or stables and carried by pigeon directly to ...

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Gambler 16 Nov 2012, 11:38 by John Simpson

Slippery gamblers   U 15.2192 : Rush your order and play a slick ace. The ‘slick ace’ is explained by the Sioux City Journal (Iowa) of 24 February 1924: Look out ... regardless of the shuffle. (p. 32)  HB/JS Search by keyword (within this site) Betting  Gambling 

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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 ... 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 Revenge”, in ...

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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 ... Search by keyword (within this site) Journalism  Cork  Education  Swimming  Drink  Sailing  Horse-racing  Betting  America  Shooting  Crime  Sport  1 See the Irish Genealogy database ( ...

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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 ... Section 4 Search by keyword (within this site) Journalism  Fenianism  Police  Spiritualism  Horse-racing  Betting  Crime  Sport  1 The full report was published in the New York Morning Telegraph of ...

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Oxen 4 Sep 2018, 11:01 by John Simpson

Oxen of the Sun ― allocating text in the closing paragraphs     Although many aspects of the coda to Oxen of the Sun have been explored, it has never been analysed in ... possessor of damnall.         Declare misery.   LENEHAN. Bet to the ropes.               Lenehan is the main betting man. But see Herring 221.19: “Beat to the ropes,” which is boxing language.   CHORUS ...

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Gallaher4 29 Aug 2013, 00:28 by John Simpson

Ignatius per ignotius : the short life and extraordinary times of Frederick Gallaher   4: Life and death in London There does not seem to be a good reason given in the ... has attracted the attention this one has in England […] but there has been little betting so far. While Corbett is the favourite with the America contingent, in my opinion a ...

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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 ... Section 3 Search by keyword (within this site) Journalism  Horse-racing  Athletics  Sailing  America  Betting  Canada  Sport  Boxing  Conneff  Theatre  1 Freeman’s Journal (1884), 12 July, p. 3: “The ...

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