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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 ... It's all U.P. with him'; i.e. all up either with his health, or circumstances. Ann Elizabeth Baker Glossary of Northamptonshire Words (1854), vol. 2 p. 370 It ...

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Malory 3 Mar 2013, 02:55 by JJON Editors

Malory and Sir Leopold, King U 14.167-86: This meanwhile this good sister stood by the door and begged [...] Woman's woe with wonder pondering. According to Joyce’s ... on the other hand, “quaffed as far as he might to their both’s health” ( U 14.180-1).     The Arthur-Guinevere-Lancelot triangle in the final Peacock Malory excerpt ...

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Poisonous peas 29 Nov 2013, 12:48 by JJON Editors

  The deleterious effect of copper sulphate on green peas   U 16.801:  Sulphate of copper poison SO 4 or something in some dried peas he remembered reading of in a ... green peas which were coloured with sulphate of copper, thus making them injurious to health.     The Food and Drugs legislation did not specifically prohibit this practice, but magistrates used their ...

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system tonic 31 May 2015, 02:37 by John Simpson

The tonic that braces the system   U 16.549-50: a plethora of attractions as well as a bracing tonic for the system in and around Dublin and its picturesque ... system”. Others were doing the same thing, also in Joyce’s context of outdoor health: The bracing air of cold weather has a tonic effect upon the system, and, in ...

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Thursday 29 Nov 2013, 12:26 by JJON Editors

  A good day for trimming your nails   U 13.117-19 : She had cut it that very morning on account of the new moon and it nestled about her pretty ... p. 207) has the marriage rhyme from Illinois:   Significance for wedding-days:   Monday for health, Tuesday for wealth, Wednesday the best day of all. Thursday for losses, Friday for crosses ...

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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 ... of Hyderabad in central India under British rule) with the 21 st Fusilliers. His health was not good: Military Intelligence. Army Medical Department [… ] Surgeon John Mulrenan , doing duty with the ...

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Archive 4 Sep 2018, 11:11 by John Simpson

Issue archive:   Nos   1    2    3    4     5     6     7     8     9   10   11   12  Number 1 - September 2011        Contents         Introduction to the first issue      The Editors   Joyce's People ... Terence Killeen) The anonymous libeller of Denis Breen  (George Bergman) Then here's a health to Mulligan's aunt  (Harald Beck) Joyce's Words The forgotten arm-strap  (John Simpson ...

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Dear dirty Dublin 30 Aug 2013, 11:21 by JJON Editors

Lady Morgan and “dear dirty Dublin”   D 8.165-7: I'm deuced glad, I can tell you, to get back to the old country. Does a fellow good, a ... and sustained by as sanguine a spirit as consisted with so much delicacy of health, I committed myself and portmanteau to the inside of his majesty’s mail, and early ...

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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 ... Two Dollars. For circular, prices, etc., address Worcester Skirt Co., Worcester, Mass. Herald of Health (1871) New Series March (Advertising section), p. 18            In time Fanning’s garments became known ...

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brave 1 Mar 2014, 01:01 by John Simpson

And do the brave deserve the fair?   U 15.4631-4:                                                      CISSY CAFFREY                                                                                                                          They’re going to fight. For me!                                                                                                                                            ... Thinking and Care: With Hearts full of Glee, Let each on his Knee     Drink Health to the Brave and the Fair (p. 29)      Perhaps the most often-cited eighteenth century ...

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