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wheelmen 17 Feb 2014, 01:22 by John Simpson

Wheelmen don’t eat quiche U 10.651-3: Bang of the lastlap bell spurred the halfmile wheelmen to their sprint. J. A. Jackson, W. E. Wylie, A. Munro and ... two heats of the Dublin University Bicycle Club’s half-mile bicycle handicap on Bloomsday as Joyce’s source for the names Jackson, Wylie, Munro, and Gahan. All four cyclists ...

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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 ... to Australia. He knew Joyce in passing, and grew up in the aftermath of Bloomsday. His article of reminiscence and appreciation touches on Miss Douce, as he recalls his life ...

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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 ... shows that neither of these is the correct interpretation.      The Freeman’s Journal for Bloomsday 1904 reports on the previous day’s racing. Here is the betting on the 2 ...

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Iremonger 28 Nov 2013, 13:08 by JJON Editors

Iremonger among the runs       U 16.1682-4 : Hereupon he pawed the journal open and pored upon Lord only knows what [.…] Iremonger having made a hundred and something second wicket ... previous season he had been one of the Wisden Cricketers of the Year. On Bloomsday 1904 Notts were playing Kent. In the match leading up to this Iremonger had scored ...

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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 ... to leave Dublin for good, and so was not living in the city on Bloomsday 1904, when he makes his appearances in Ulysses. He is a memory from the time ...

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Susy Nagle 28 Nov 2013, 13:19 by JJON Editors

Susy Nagle and her concertina skirt       U 10.385 : If I could get that dressmaker to make a concertina skirt like Susy Nagle’s. They kick out grand. Shannon and ... of the DMP, Felix O’Hanlon – losing the surname ‘Nagle’ before the events of Bloomsday:   O’Hanlon and Nagle. September 26, 1899, at St Agatha’s R C Church, North ...

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Wonderworker I 16 Nov 2012, 15:21 by John Simpson

That Wonder Worker     As Bloom wanders from the Ormond, cidery gases wending their way through his internal plumbing, he thinks “Wish I could. Wait. That wonderworker if I had” (11 ... the human body”.             Bloom’s wishing for the Wonder Worker is, then, another anachronistic Bloomsday detail. The device was not patented until 1917 and the ad for Wonder Worker was ...

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bellows 31 May 2015, 01:39 by John Simpson

Newsboys and the child-biting bellows   U 7.966-9: — Telegraph! Racing special! […] A newsboy cried in Mr Bloom’s face: — Terrible tragedy in Rathmines! A child bit by a ... on page 3 of the Dublin Evening Telegraph for 13 June 1904, just before Bloomsday, we may find the sad headline “Child Drowned in a Bath at Rathmines”. 2 Perhaps ...

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Gifford Corrections 4 15 Sept 2020, 08:17 by John Simpson

Ulysses Annotated Telemachus     Nestor     Proteus     Calypso     Lotus Eaters     Hades     Aeolus     Lestrygonians Scylla and Charybdis     Wandering Rocks     Sirens     Cyclops     Nausicaa     Oxen of the Sun Circe     Eumaeus     Ithaca     Penelope Other works Eumaeus ... ostrich   XXVI. (p. 221) MAD COW AT CABRA: a constellation of newspaper stories near Bloomsday highlighted in Mad Cow at Cabra Previous page

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hencod 8 Feb 2016, 00:28 by John Simpson

Fried hencods’ roes and mutton kidneys: these are a few of his favourite things   U 4.2-5: He liked thick giblet soup, nutty gizzards, a stuffed roast heart, liver ... s, published in her “Woman’s Work and Household Hints” just in time for Bloomsday in the Weekly Irish Times of 26 December 1903 (p. 20). 2 Giblet Soup. At ...

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