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Parkinson 31 May 2015, 02:12 by John Simpson

Old Parkinson, the English tenor   D 15.810-17: “For me,” said Aunt Kate, who had been picking a bone, “there was only one tenor. To please me, I mean ... they would actually have had the chance to hear Parkinson sing fairly regularly in Cork in the 1860s, though he seems at that time not to have appeared on a ...

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Mulrennan 28 Nov 2013, 13:24 by JJON Editors

Mulrennan from the west of Ireland   P V. 2745-50: 14 April. John Alphonsus Mulrennan has just returned from the west of Ireland. (European and Asiatic papers please copy). He ... and the second was a fellow student of Joyce’s father John Joyce from Cork days.     Stephen Dedalus seems to be writing about someone with a public profile: an Irish ...

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Ohio 29 Nov 2013, 12:38 by JJON Editors

A perfect cretic floating down the O-hi-O   U 7.367-9 :   –   Ohio! The editor crowed in high treble from his uplifted scarlet face. My Ohio!   –  A perfect cretic ... the refrain ‘Ohio, my Ohio’ to cap his (probably garbled) story about the North Cork militia fighting under Spanish officers in Ohio (U 7.359-63). Richard Ellmann and others ...

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Cotter 28 Nov 2013, 13:18 by JJON Editors

Edward Graham Cotter: another collector of rates?   D 1.44-51 : Old Cotter looked at me for a while. I felt that his little beady black eyes were examining me ... worth seeing what can be discovered about Edward Graham Cotter.          ‘Cotter’ is predominantly a Cork name, which is one reason why the Cork-born John Stanislaus Joyce might have struck ...

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J B Gallaher 29 Aug 2013, 00:34 by John Simpson

Ignatius per ignotius : the short life and extraordinary times of Frederick Gallaher          5b Addendum: Newspapers in the blood: John Blake Gallaher   Fred Gallaher’s grandfather was a celebrated ventriloquist, from ... Blake Gallaher, who was a dedicated political newspaperman.      John Blake Gallaher was born in Cork around 1825. He and his wife Sarah (née Russell), whom he married in 1852, still ...

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O'Mahony 31 May 2015, 02:14 by John Simpson

The short but remarkable life of John O’Mahony   U 7.292: Cleverest fellow at the junior bar he used to be. Decline, poor chap. That hectic flush spells finis ... and once we look closer at the life of John O’Mahony (born in Cork on 27 January 1870, 1 where he was educated at Queen's College; died of ...

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Gallaher5 29 Aug 2013, 00:31 by John Simpson

Ignatius per ignotius : the short life and extraordinary times of Frederick Gallaher          5a Addendum: The eccentricities of a grandfather: Patrick Frederick Gallaher Fred Gallaher, editor of the Dublin Sport, was ... Patrick Gallaher was born just outside Dublin in 1800, but was l iving in Cork when his son John Blake Gallaher (the father of Fred and Joe Gallaher) was born ...

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MacHugh4 1 Dec 2015, 02:28 by John Simpson

The reluctant professor MacHugh:4 Prison, the second time The professorship at University College Dublin held by Hugh’s brother, Eoin McNeill, was not renewed when it came up for ... down by circumstances. On 14 September 1927 his brother Eoin was in Fermoy, Co Cork, speaking on the same platform as President Cosgrave. At the same time Hugh McNeill was ...

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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 ... to Ignatius Loyola, as depicted in paintings such as the one illustrated here. From Cork to Dublin Frederick John [sometimes Jonathan] Gallaher was born in Cork on Tuesday 19 April ...

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MacHugh3 1 Dec 2015, 11:22 by John Simpson

The reluctant professor MacHugh:3 Storm clouds of debt McNeill’s tutoring and examining may appear to represent a period of stability in his life, but such an impression would ... he begs his brother for money to cover his hotel and transport costs to Cork, Clonakility, and Waterford. He is clearly in a state of financial embarrassment, and relates how ...

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