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adelite 28 Oct 2015, 15:48 by John Simpson

adelite - a delightful colour word ? U 6.307-8:  Cure for a red nose. Drink like the devil till it turns adelite. In the cab on the way to the ...

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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 ... manager James Whitbread is also credited in a roundabout way with providing additional topical colour. As we have seen, Sport had a close working relationship with both James Whitbread at ...

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clods 28 May 2018, 02:19 by John Simpson

Gods and clods   U 15.2193-4 : Book through to eternity junction, the nonstop run. Just one word more. Are you a god or a doggone clod? In “Are you ... by John Alexander Dowie/Elijah III (see Writing Elijah). The adjective doggone adds further colour from American English: the term in first recorded there, in the mid nineteenth century.    But ...

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Oxen 29 Oct 2016, 03:30 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 ... Cf. 1.342.   CHORUS. (egging Stephen on) Lil chile velly solly. Ise de cutest colour coon down our side. Gawds teruth, Chawley.   CROTTHERS. We are nae fou. We’re nae ...

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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 ... s (she is not yet 'Miss Douce' as we know her in Ulysses) hair colour to 'gold'. He then rewrote the entire opening to start with the well-known 'Bronze ...

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anybody here 4 Jun 2014, 11:39 by JJON Editors

“Is there anybody here for there?”, as the railway porter asked the passengers   U 15.4023-5:                                        ZOE (Twirls around herself , heeltapping.) Dance. Anybody here for there? Who’ll dance ... is presented with much the same difficulty in this 1928 postcard : ebay : “Celesque” Series Colour Comic Art: Welsh Humour theme No 2341 (datestamped 1928)      When Zoe says “ Dance. Anybody here ...

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buffalo 31 May 2015, 02:29 by John Simpson

Pom! he shouted twice: Some Memories of Buffalo Bill (1919) in Ulysses   U 16.404-5: — Buffalo Bill shoots to kill, Never missed nor he never will . For the eight ... University Press of Virginia, 1972), p. 325. See JJA 12, p. 54 for a colour facsimile reproduction of the notesheet. 16 Memories , 273. The larger context for the Warbonnet skirmish ...

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Gifford Corrections 3 30 May 2018, 14:59 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 Sirens ... Murray were suffering from this pestilence, the saint cured them, and transferred the yellow colour of their skin to his crosier, which was thence called the Bachal-bhuidhe, the 'yellow ...

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sons 29 Oct 2015, 08:05 by John Simpson

Brown sons   U 12.234-7: — Cockburn. Dimsey, wife of David Dimsey, late of the admiralty: Miller, Tottenham, aged eightyfive: Welsh, June 12, at 35 Canning Street, Liverpool, Isabella Helen ... son” is an unusual expression. In the late nineteenth century “brown” often connoted skin colour. The earliest reference to “my brown son” as a personal epithet dates from 1882. At ...

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Hallelujurum 28 Nov 2013, 13:46 by JJON Editors

Praise be! Here comes Old “Glory Allelujurum” Purefoy U 14.886-8 : I must acquaint you, said Mr Crotthers, clapping on the table so as to evoke a resonant comment ... America is because he is despised and looked down upon on account of his colour. G. A. Sala The Trip to Barbary by a Roundabout Route (1866), p. 265      Further ...

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