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philirenists 2 Sep 2014, 01:07 by John Simpson

Philirenists: peace-loving monarchs U 15.4435: Struggle for life is the law of existence but but human philirenists, notably the tsar and the king of England, have invented arbitration ... for Joyce occurred in 1755, in A Letter to a Member of the Irish Parliament relative to the present State of Ireland. The subject of the pamphlet was the: Many ...

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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 ... Sheehan was elected by a landslide majority to represent the Nationalists in the Westminster Parliament as MP for East Kerry. His victory went down in the history books, as he ...

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Monks 31 May 2015, 02:16 by John Simpson

Monks, night fathers, and day fathers   U 7.195-202:   A DAYFATHER He walked on through the caseroom, passing an old man, bowed, spectacled, aproned. Old Monks, the dayfather. [...] Nearing ... the Provident Society. He is listed as a regional correspondent consulted by the British Parliament when it prepared its Memorandum on the progress of the work of the Labour Department ...

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Brown 31 May 2015, 02:23 by John Simpson

Mr Brown, Mr Robinson, and the average Joe   U 16.536-8: A great opportunity there certainly was for push and enterprise to meet the travelling needs of the public ... become “Messrs.”: Why should Messrs Brown, Robinson, and Jones be made, by Act of Parliament, to pay a rate of 8 per cent, for money borrowed, because Messrs Delarue & Co ...

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other dog 28 Nov 2013, 13:43 by JJON Editors

Only for the other dog   U 12.1226-34 : - Twenty to one, says Lenehan. Such is life in an outhouse. Throwaway, says he. Takes the biscuit, and talking about bunions ... won but for the other dog! Parliamentary Debates: Senate and House of Representatives (Australian Parliament) (1916), vol. 82, p. 332 Harald Beck Search by keyword (within this site) Phrases  Dogs ...

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Dawson 2 Jun 2018, 15:42 by John Simpson

Charles Dawson – lecturer on talking about everything U 6.151 Did you read Dan Dawson’s speech? Martin Cunningham asked. The style and content of Dawson’s speech are mocked ... Monument and of opening the National Exhibition. At that time Punch, in “Essence of Parliament extracted from the diary of Toby, M.P.”, punned: “But Charles Dawson is better bread ...

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Powell 17 Feb 2014, 01:25 by John Simpson

‘One of Britain’s fighting men’: Major Malachi Powell and Ulysses U 15.4612-6: Major Tweedy, moustached like Turko the terrible, in bearskin cap with hackleplume and accoutrements, with ... of half-pay than their new rank had merited. 24 In protest, they petitioned parliament in August 1857. 25 However, there is no evidence that Malachi Powell suffered the same ...

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retirement 25 Aug 2015, 14:57 by John Simpson

Retirement into public life   U 8.515-6: Still David Sheehy beat him for south Meath. Apply for the Chiltern Hundreds and retire into public life. Joyce was particularly attracted ... passing shadow in Ulysses. John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Phrases  Politics  Parliament  1 Sentences such as the following, from John Eustace’s Tour through Italy (1813: vol ...

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Rates 28 Nov 2013, 13:15 by JJON Editors

Collecting the rates: Buckley, Cotter, Crofton, Henchy, and Weatherup     James Joyce’s father, John Stanislaus Joyce, joined the Office of the Dublin Collector-General of Rates in 1882 and remained ... Protestant, Tory, English infrastructure. It was not unknown for Irish nationalists in the Westminster Parliament to challenge the make-up of the Office, especially for the effect any political bias ...

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coconut 4 Jun 2014, 01:10 by John Simpson

The milk in the coconut – a hairy puzzle   U 12.976-8: Hoho begob says I to myself, says I. That explains the milk in the cocoanut and the absence ... the milk in the cocoa-nut; but not for the hair outside ." "The Victorian Parliament Legislative Assembly, Thursday January 12" in Argus , (Melbourne: 1860), 13 January "My faith," said Lord ...

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