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tired feeling 5 Mar 2014, 15:12 by John Simpson

A tonic for that tired feeling   U 13.84-7: … those iron jelloids […] had done her a world of good much better than the Widow Welch’s female pills and ... and commenced taking, in obedience to the kind suggestion of the advertisement, a patent medicine called Swipes's Liverine, the Great Antibilious Remedy. Cited in Leeds Mercury (1888), 1 December ...

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Root 26 Nov 2015, 04:16 by John Simpson

He cures fits!   U 15.3256-7 : Rubber goods. Neverrip brand as supplied to the aristocracy. Corsets for men. I cure fits or money refunded. In a passage which includes ... from Ohio. The 1870 United States census shows a Henry Root, ‘Vendor of Patent Medicine’, living with his family in Sycamore, Hamilton. But it would seem that he sold the ...

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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 ... in October 1865 he was eligible to start his course in the Faculty of Medicine on 2 November of that year, but clearly he took the route (followed each year ...

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Bright 29 Nov 2013, 12:49 by JJON Editors

U 11.615: Bright's bright eye   This phrase was used in medical texts of the time such as Alexander Haig's Uric Acid ( 1904), which happened to be part ... s Lectures on Bright's disease of the kidneys: delivered at the School of Medicine of Paris : In the contracted kidney there existed most frequently a little puffiness, and oedema ...

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Quackery 28 Nov 2013, 13:54 by JJON Editors

A dose of quackery   U 15.639:   Second drink does it. Once is a dose . We all know that you can have too much of a good thing. Best to ... 9 August 1743):      Anti-Syphilicon… It does more by one Dose than any other Medicine yet known can by ten.          And the Universal Spectator of 30 June 1733: Concerning Gleets ...

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Sheehan 28 Nov 2013, 13:14 by JJON Editors

Daniel T. Sheehan: a university friend     The Dublin medical student Daniel T. Sheehan is referred to twice in Joyce’s Letters (and once in the Dublin Diary of his brother ... More about his radical and rather distinguished father later.       Daniel attended the School of Medicine at the Catholic University in Dublin in the early years of the twentieth century. At ...

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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 ... J. Gogarty Tumbling in the Hay (1939), p. 57, and John Lyons, James Joyce & medicine (1974), p. 66; C. P. Curran, James Joyce Remembered (1968), p. 61 (Curran, O’Mahony ...

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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 ... defendants were fined £3 and costs.  John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Medicine  France  Farming  Crime  Food  Back to top

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subleader 30 Aug 2013, 02:03 by John Simpson

Take me to your subleader!   In the newspaper office, in the Aeolus episode of Ulysses, Bloom spies Ned Lambert and reflects: He has influence they say. Old Chatterton, the vicechancellor ... are the scriptures fulfilled. Terence Killeen Search by keyword (within this site) Journalism  Farming  Medicine  William Field  Cattle  Back to top 1   Don Gifford with Robert J. Seidman, ‘Ulysses’ Annotated ...

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Beni 4 Jun 2014, 02:28 by John Simpson

A postcard from Bolivia - Una tarjeta postal de Bolivia   U 16.472-4: He fumbled out a picture postcard from his inside pocket, which seemed to be in its way ... large variety of the titles they carried in stock: these included: “Literature, Sociology, Law, Medicine, Sciences, Commerce, Arts and Novels by major authors, Theatre etc., etc.” 1 In 1913, the ...

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