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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 ... should probably regard this reference as one of James Crofton’s first forays into conservative activism:   Parliamentary Revision… The Lodger Claims – South City and Mansion-House Wards… Mr Crofton (Conservative ...

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Buckley 28 Nov 2013, 13:19 by JJON Editors

Rifleman Buckley     John Wyse Jackson and Peter Costello neatly summarize what we know about Fred Buckley, another of the rate-collectors from John Stanislaus Joyce’s day:   Of the other ... any club or society he joined. And like many other collectors, he was politically Conservative, and seemed to lead a jollier life than the bare recitation of his posts might ...

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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 ... an instant hit. It was placed on the programme, for instance, of the Sudbury Conservative Smoking Concert, alongside “Be always kind to animals”, “A Model from Madame Tussaud’s”, and ...

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Pantalons 15 Dec 2015, 10:19 by John Simpson

The Pantalons Blancs and the Culottes Rouges   U 3.196-8: Rich booty you brought back; Le Tutu, five tattered numbers of Pantalon Blanc et Culotte Rouge, a blue French ... Lascars, as well as collections of postcards associated with La Vie en Culotte Rouge.      Conservative French opinion was not in favour of a magazine lavishly illustrated with sketches of near ...

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UP up 5 Jun 2014, 12:31 by John Simpson

U.P: up and away   U 8.255-9: She took a folded postcard from her handbag. — Read that, she said. He got it this morning. — What is it? Mr ... look at what the expression “U. P.”  might mean. Sam Slote sensibly offers a conservative view: U. P.: up 'U.P., the spelling pronunciation of UP adverb, = over, finished, beyond ...

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