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Blacow 18 Sep 2018, 11:18 by John Simpson

The irreverent Richard Blacow in Ulysses   U 15.1757-8 : This vile hypocrite, bronzed with infamy, is the white bull mentioned in the Apocalypse. U 15.1768-9 : By heaven ... and immediately published in print) by the Reverend Richard Blacow of St. Mark's, Liverpool, in which he branded Queen Caroline (the queen consort of George IV) an adulteress. The ...

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Marcella 28 Nov 2013, 13:32 by JJON Editors

Marcella, the Midget Queen   U 16.849-50 : Giants, though that is a far cry, you see once in a way, Marcella, the Midget Queen. In those waxworks in Henry ... Elizabeth Ellen Paddock. Elizabeth, or ‘Lizzie’, was also English – she had been born in Liverpool in 1877, to George and Elizabeth Paddock, a boot closer and his wife. In the ...

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Codology 28 Nov 2013, 13:38 by JJON Editors

The kidology of codology     U 12.450-1 : [...] Bloom comes out with the why and the wherefore and all the codology of the business [...]   Codding is misrepresenting or shamming – lying ... Mr. Justice North on behalf of Mr. Edward Hughes, a music-hall artist, of Liverpool, to expunge an entry in the book of registry at Stationers’ Hall, whereby Harold Henri ...

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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 ... Condon, Casey, Fitzgerald, and Cody (Cork: 1883) p. 306 He took this act to Liverpool, and the local paper provides a sketch of Gallaher performing amongst his characters:   Liverpool Mercury ...

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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 ... one published in the Weekly Irish Times on 25 June 1881: Green peas. – At Liverpool, last week, before Mr Raffles, James Lees was charged on the information of John Baker ...

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crossblinds 1 Dec 2015, 10:23 by JJON Editors

The crossblind crux P 4.216: The director stood in the embrasure of the window, his back to the light, leaning an elbow on the brown crossblind, and, as he ... in Ireland. Advertising examples range from 1856 (the only non-Irish example, in the Liverpool Mercury of Friday 14 November, where a furniture shop offered Venetian cross blinds) to 1940 ...

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Crossed 29 Feb 2016, 15:36 by John Simpson

Cross words for crossed letters   U 18.740-1:   those long crossed letters Atty Dillon used to write A look at the first translations of Ulysses by Georg Goyert (1927 ... the writers of crossed letters, who should be excommunicated without benefit of the clergy. Liverpool Mercury (1871), 28 August       Less than a year before Joyce added a paragraph to the ...

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tissues 31 Jul 2018, 12:35 by John Simpson

Racing expresses and sporting tissues     D 6.48+: No one knew how he [Lenehan] achieved the stern task of living, but his name was vaguely associated with racing tissues .   U ... suchlike.            In the early days the text on these tissues was often very informal:   Liverpool, Monday. We saw Strongbow take his gallop this morning; he is in splendid condition, and ...

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sons 29 Oct 2015, 08:05 by John Simpson

Brown sons   U 12.234-7: — Cockburn. Dimsey, wife of David Dimsey, late of the admiralty: Miller, Tottenham, aged eightyfive: Welsh, June 12, at 35 Canning Street, Liverpool, Isabella Helen ...

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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 ... time it meant “halfway across the sea”, as in this early reference from the Liverpool City archives: 1   The commodities […] w ch ben taken and retorned againe, when they be ...

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