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Irwin 25 Mar 2019, 10:12 by John Simpson

Francis Irwin, TCD, in the fusty world of Garrett Deasy   U 16.157-9: — There’ll be a job tomorrow or next day, Stephen told him, in a boys’ school ... particular college). His father was a soldier (Bombay Grenadiers) and servant of the East India Company, and son Thomas had been born at sea in the Indian Ocean, a fact ...

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Athy 28 Nov 2013, 14:41 by John Simpson

When is a thigh not a thigh?   P I. 646-66: Why is the county of Kildare like the leg of a fellow’s breeches?     Stephen thought what could be ... this variation, collected by a 'Dr. Susruta' amongst British (presumably Irish) troops in Central India and published in Anthropophyteia, a yearbook publication covering popular culture with a strong slant towards ...

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Trieste F 8 Sep 2013, 12:58 by John Simpson

Search by initial letter: Introduction -  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y ... People (London: Richard Bentley, 1898) First Catechism (London and Madras: Christian Literature Society for India, 1896) FitzGerald, Edward , Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (Leipzig: Tauchnitz, 1910) Fitzpatrick, William J. , Curious Family ...

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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 ... Tipperary (1878), in Madras (1879), and at Secunderbad (the area of Hyderabad in central India under British rule) with the 21 st Fusilliers. His health was not good: Military Intelligence ...

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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 ... the next few years references to the song turn up as far afield as India and New Zealand. There were also other “Sister Susies” on the music-hall circuit. Mr ...

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ostrich 29 Nov 2013, 13:00 by JJON Editors

Roll up for the human ostrich   SH 133 : There’s a fellow in Capel St at present in a show who says he can eat glass and hard nails. He ... halfpence, pieces of tin, paper, cork, swivels, watch chains, keys, tintacks, nails, pieces of india-rubber, and sovereign purses, etc., but scores came back", meaning per rectum . He was evidently ...

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walk 25 Aug 2015, 15:05 by John Simpson

Musical breakfasts and a walk with the band   U 8.470-1: Halffed enthusiasts. Penny roll and a walk with the band. Don Gifford finds an explanation for Joyce’s ... Scheme. In February 1888 the Salvation Army opened a sleeping shelter near the West India Docks, offering soup, bread, music, and a meeting for a penny. It was the first ...

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