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Eyebrow line 29 Nov 2013, 12:53 by JJON Editors

Bewitching eyes beneath a well-drawn eyebrow line     U 13.111 (and 640): It was Madame Vera Verity [...] who had first advised her to try eyebrowleine which gave that haunting ... eyebrowleine which gave that haunting expression to the eyes, so becoming in leaders of fashion.   Gerty MacDowell turns out to be a satisfied customer of the product that provides her ...

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cobwebs 4 Mar 2014, 15:05 by John Simpson

Fashionable cobwebs   U 15.2817-18: Even their wax model Raymonde I visited daily to admire her cobweb hose and stick of rhubarb toe, as worn in Paris. Bloom remembers ... now very fashionable Kimonas and Visites as worn in Paris and leading centres of Fashion. Irish Times (1908), 15 May p. 3 Gold thread stocking… Stockings made entirely of gold ...

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Halfseasover 8 Dec 2015, 07:30 by John Simpson

The half-seas-over empire of Britain   U 5.71-2: Griffith’s paper is on the same tack now: an army rotten with venereal disease: overseas or halfseasover empire ... continued in popular use for the rest of the nineteenth century.   The World of Fashion and Continental Feuilletons (London: 1828) applied it in the world of music. Mr. Laporte managed ...

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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 ... puce' and 'adelaide' describe variations of purple. Adelaide turned up fairly regularly then in fashion catalogues and advertisements for clothes. James Napier’s A manual of dyeing and dyeing receipts ...

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Gifford Corrections 4 30 May 2018, 15:04 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 Eumaeus ... for more on these suits in Joyce's day read Brown-paper suits in fashion   16.1257 .)eatondph 1/8 ador dorador douradora: what happened when a compositor miskeyed a ...

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Kidfitting 29 Dec 2012, 08:28 by John Simpson

Kidfitting corsetry U 18.446-9 : one of those kidfitting corsets Id want advertised cheap in the Gentlewoman with elastic gores on the hips he saved the one I have ... elegance and comfort for the larger woman.  JS Search by keyword (within this site) Fashion  Advertising  America  Patent 

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puffed 25 Aug 2015, 14:51 by John Simpson

Puffed and powdered, cocked and shaved   U 8.506-7: Charley Kavanagh used to come out on his high horse, cocked hat, puffed, powdered and shaved. Sources suggest that a ... a fading vocabulary of English foppery. John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Fashion  Phrases  Politics  London  Queens  Journalism  1 Age (1834), 3 August. 2 Satirist (1845), 25 May ...

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Uwantit 3 Dec 2013, 03:06 by John Simpson

Advertising names that speak to you: 3 - Uwantit   U 17.594-5: Uwantit (Combined pocket twoblade penknife with corkscrew, nailfile and pipecleaner). As was the case with “Bacilikil” and “Veribest ... 202368- uwantit -gifs ‎   John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Advertising  Smoking  Books  Fashion  1 Diccon Bewes Swiss Watching (2012), ch. 7; for earlier references to the type, see ...

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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 ... Editor of the Freeman responds immediately on behalf of his “brother journalist” in gentlemanly fashion: We have the authority of the gentleman named by Mr. Kenealy to say that, whatever ...

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No 7 Eccles street 6 Nov 2016, 12:03 by John Simpson

The demise of Ithaca             For Clive Hart 1   Why was No. 7 Eccles street demolished in April 1967? I wish I knew for sure. What does seem likely is that ... before dereliction and demolition.        … in Ireland the word ‘tenement’ is always in a pejorative fashion to mean somewhere very poor … Erika Hanna, email to author, 7 June, 2015 5      This ...

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