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MacHugh2 1 Dec 2015, 02:23 by John Simpson

The reluctant professor MacHugh:2 High-flying undergraduates at UCD In 1884 Hugh was faced with the challenge of passing the Matriculation Examination for the Royal University of Dublin. At ... At the time the Royal University was only a degree-awarding body, offering degree examinations for various colleges in Dublin, Belfast, Galway, and Cork, where the undergraduate teaching was actually ...

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Rates 28 Nov 2013, 13:15 by JJON Editors

Collecting the rates: Buckley, Cotter, Crofton, Henchy, and Weatherup     James Joyce’s father, John Stanislaus Joyce, joined the Office of the Dublin Collector-General of Rates in 1882 and remained ... Joyce’s father was not yet employed by the Office, but we read lengthy examinations of Crofton, Weatherup, and Henchy in the detailed report produced by the Commission. 1 The ...

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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 ... and enjoyed considerable success over many years. Miss Gallaher assisted the Education Board in examinations for domestic science, worked as a supervisor and Sunday teacher for the Dublin Ladies Sanitary ...

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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 ... medical studies at Cork, and is not listed as having passed any of the examinations in the 1867-8 and 1868-9 reports cited above. As Jackson and Costello describe ...

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May's band 28 Nov 2013, 13:07 by JJON Editors

May’s band of brothers   U 4.525-6: Morning after the bazaar dance when May's band played Ponchielli's dance of the hours. Technically Don Gifford (Ulysses Annotated ... Loretto Academy in Rathfarnham – where he has been putting pupils up for the official examinations alongside his fellow teachers and performers Signor Esposito, Signor Papini, and Herr Bast. By 1902 ...

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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 ... 1891, Matthew Francis 1893, Francis Joseph 1895 and Peter Paul 1897.     Matthew passed his examinations to become a solicitor, but he was never sworn in. 2 From 1886 he worked ...

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Gray 29 Oct 2015, 08:16 by John Simpson

An anatomy of Gray’s Eulogy   U 6.939-41: Or a woman’s with her saucepan. I cooked good Irish stew. Eulogy in a country churchyard it ought to ... a poet who wrote a eulogy on a country churchyard." Manual of the Public Examinations Board (Adelaide) (1903), p. 78 A eulogy is always a trying thing for the speaker ...

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MacHugh 1 Dec 2015, 02:19 by John Simpson

The reluctant professor MacHugh Introduction: MacHugh - the man - From the Glens of Antrim to Belvedere - High-flying undergraduates at UCD - The Professor teaches - An Examiner for the Royal and Intermediate ... within this site) Journalism  Classics  Latin  Trieste  University  Education  Politics  Military  Books  Rates  School  Examinations  1 See “ The Prince and the Freeman” on this website. 2 A Friend, “Tribute” in ...

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snuff 29 Feb 2016, 12:14 by John Simpson

An expression tossed about like snuff at a wake   U 6.235: Terrible comedown, poor wretch! Kicked about like snuff at a wake Gifford’s suggestion that “snuff would be ... Search by keyword (within this site) Funeral  Dignam  Phrases  Homer  1 Selection of Parochial Examinations relative to the Destitute Classes in Ireland (Dublin: 1835), p. 250.

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