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Here's my head 28 Nov 2013, 13:47 by JJON Editors

Head first and everything else behind U 12.836-7:   Walking about with his book and pencil here's my head and my heels are coming. Gifford calls here’s ... indicated here.     A possible, though slightly uncertain early candidate can be found in a New Zealand paper:   When our local friend discovers that he has collided, he stands still, here ...

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bunions 29 Nov 2013, 12:47 by JJON Editors

Lenehan’s bunions U 12.1226-8 : - Twenty to one, says Lenehan. Such is life in an outhouse. Throwaway, says he. Takes the biscuit, and talking about bunions. Frailty, thy ... grew into and shaped the part, building up the whimsical fop by writing amusing new lines, developing his stammer, lisp, and skipping walk, and gradually emerging as the star of ...

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Ruhlin 28 Nov 2013, 13:20 by JJON Editors

Mrs Gus Rublin: boxing and women’s suffrage     U 15.3257-9 : Unsolicited testimonials […] My bust developed four inches in three weeks, reports Mrs Gus Rublin with photo.   When Sarah ... photo.   When Sarah Mulrooney set sail as a servant girl from Ireland bound for New York in September 1898 she can hardly have expected to make a fleeting appearance in ...

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KateyKeogh 19 Sep 2020, 05:21 by John Simpson

Katey Keogh, Assistant at the Volta Cinema, Dublin   O, Milly Bloom, you are my darling. You are my lookingglass from night to morning. I’d rather have you without a ... again, to Joseph’s brother, Edward, and they had a daughter. Katey died in New Zealand in 1986, aged 94, and is buried in Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand Vivien ...

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Gallaher4 29 Aug 2013, 00:28 by John Simpson

Ignatius per ignotius : the short life and extraordinary times of Frederick Gallaher   4: Life and death in London There does not seem to be a good reason given in the ... to London, and so many deaths in the family, mean that Fred needed a new start? Had he fallen out with his brother Joe? Had he sought unsuccessfully the editorship ...

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missionaries 29 Oct 2015, 08:07 by John Simpson

Salty missionaries   U 8.744-7: Dignam’s potted meat. Cannibals would with lemon and rice. White missionary too salty. Like pickled pork. Expect the chief consumes the parts of ... eaten by the natives. San Francisco Alta , cited in "The Fiji Island Cannibals", in New York Times (1871) 24 November       The salty missionary turns up in this report of 1887 ...

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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 ... found all around the world – in his home America, in Canada, Britain, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, etc. – from the late 1860s until the early years of the twentieth century. (Empty ...

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destruction 17 Feb 2014, 01:23 by John Simpson

The destruction of the fittest   U 16.1598-1602: […] he was only too conscious of the casualties invariably resulting from propaganda and displays of mutual animosity and the misery and ... overthrowing of the moving equilibrium wherever it presents the least opposing force to the new incident force. 1      It is sometimes implied that Spencer only used “this survival of the ...

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whiskers 3 Oct 2018, 11:49 by John Simpson

The swinging whiskers   U 18.159-61: Mina Purefoys husband give us a swing out of your whiskers filling her up with a child or twins once a year Gifford ... continued speaking his remarks were not audible at the press table. Evening Post (Wellington, New Zealand) (1911), 2 December, p. 5        To the Editor Sir. – There appeared in your columns ...

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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 ... 1)       In the final reference we learn that Sheehan has provided Joyce with a new word (‘aquacity’). But just how new was this proposed neologism?       And who was ‘Daniel T ...

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