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give and take 4 Jun 2014, 02:23 by John Simpson

Give and take is not fair play   U 15.3514-18:                   ZOE Give a thing and take it back God’ll ask you where is that You’ll say you ... p. 133) cite an almost-identical verse from Laurencetown, County Galway. It occurs in children’s games that involve rituals of giving or swapping. (p. 510)      We should establish the ...

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Gerald and Brendan 29 Aug 2013, 01:01 by John Simpson

Gerard and Brendan Gallaher: the next generation   U 10.41-4: Yes: they were from Belvedere. The little house. Aha. And were they good boys at school? O. That was ... one day with his mother. 1 Fred Gallaher’s younger brother Joe had five children with his wife Louise Powell (“Mrs Joe Gallaher”: U 15.564, etc.). Both Gallaher families ...

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Wonderworker II 8 Jun 2013, 12:13 by John Simpson

That English invention: The Wonder Worker in nighttown   U 15.3272-7: Sleep reveals the worst side of everyone, children perhaps excepted. I know I fell out of bed or ...

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Kane 30 Aug 2013, 02:12 by John Simpson

James Joyce and Matthew Kane U 17.1253: Matthew F. Kane (accidental drowning, Dublin Bay). My father, Francis Joseph Kane, was born into a Catholic family in Dublin in 1895 ... Road], Drumcondra, Dublin. Freeman’s Journal (1887) 27 August      Matthew and Mary had five children: Elizabeth Jane born 1889, John Francis 1891, Matthew Francis 1893, Francis Joseph 1895 and Peter ...

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Peter Parley 29 Nov 2013, 12:15 by JJON Editors

Peter Parley’s tales of the ancients   Portrait 299.4 : ‘ History was all about those men and what they did and that was what Peter Parley's Tales about Greece ... Griswold Goodrich) was the author of a series of remarkably popular instructional books for children published from the 1820s. They originated in America, but their approachable style endeared them to ...

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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 ... commissioned several reports which had a bearing on betting. In 1902 the Street-Trading Children Committee (Ireland) presented its Report on the Employment of Children During School Age, especially in ...

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Hainau 29 Feb 2016, 12:42 by John Simpson

Heinous Hainau and the Blooms   U 17.868-9: […] blond, born of two dark, she had blond ancestry, remote a violation, Herr Hauptmann Hainau, Austrian army Franz Stanzel was the ... dream of a madman. He spared neither age nor sex. Disabled age, women and children, were put to the sword with the same fury as the combatants. The churches were ...

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annuals 28 Oct 2016, 06:04 by John Simpson

Hardy annuals in the nursery of life     U 8.362-8 Hardy annuals he presents her with […] Poor thing! Then having to give the breast year after year all hours ... of the nursery (for seedlings and infants) is that of thriving young babies and children, especially those born into a rapidly growing family.      The obvious pun on “a herbaceous plant ...

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Flynn2 31 May 2015, 02:07 by John Simpson

Patrick Flynn the elder and Patrick Flynn the younger   D 15.1078-81 (‘The Dead’): So the old gentlemen, as I said, harnessed Johnny and put on his very best ... Flynn the older had dealings in Back Lane. Patrick and Mary Flynn had many children, including the “Misses Flynn”.      The first child was Mary, named after her mother and baptised ...

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soap 29 Oct 2015, 15:15 by John Simpson

Soap-eating in the Arctic   U 17.1988-9: The land of the Eskimos (eaters of soap) Bloom contemplates various places abroad, moving from those with specific associations, such as ... issues, is adamant that soap-eating amongst the Eskimos is a myth: That Eskimo children eat soap is ridiculous on the face of it. I have never seen Eskimos eat ...

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