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MacAnaspey 28 Nov 2013, 13:30 by JJON Editors

Ditto McAnaspey and the same for me, please   U 12.144-7 : - Wine of the country, says he. - What’s yours? Says Joe. - Ditto MacAnaspey, says I. -Three pints, Terry ... meaning simply ‘ditto’”.      Gifford (Ulysses Annotated) tells us that the expression arose in local politics: This peculiar name means "son of the bishop" in Irish. At the time of the ...

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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 ... in Killarney. His wife Mary died in 1906, but Jeremiah retained an interest in politics. A year after his son Daniel spoke at the Abbey Theatre, Jeremiah – the old Anti ...

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Gifford Corrections 2 4 Sep 2018, 11:15 by John Simpson

Corrections and additions to Gifford’s Ulysses Annotated and Joyce Annotated   This page offers brief corrections and additions to the published glossaries of Joyce’s work, notably Ulysses Annotated: Notes ... the one hundred new Roman senators appointed by Brutus. (HB) The application to local politics is not original to Joyce: see OED conscript adj. sense 1b and references such as ...

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Dennany 30 Aug 2013, 23:42 by JJON Editors

Thos. H. Dennany on a spit of land   Ulysses 6.459-62: Crowded on the spit of land silent shapes appeared, white, sorrowful, holding out calm hands, knelt in grief ... Freeman’s Journal (1896) 15 October       Like his father, Thomas maintained an interest in politics, standing for the Glasnevin ward in 1901. He came sixth out of eight candidates, polling ...

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Pope 1 Mar 2014, 01:09 by John Simpson

Kicking the Pope before us   U 15.4717-18: (In strident discord peasants and townsmen of Orange and Green factions sing Kick the Pope and Daily, daily sing to Mary ... expression. John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Songs  Religion  War  Music  Army  Politics  America  Australia  1 Joyce refers to the tune/song “Croppies lie down” at U 2 ...

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wheelmen 17 Feb 2014, 01:22 by John Simpson

Wheelmen don’t eat quiche U 10.651-3: Bang of the lastlap bell spurred the halfmile wheelmen to their sprint. J. A. Jackson, W. E. Wylie, A. Munro and ... real life, have a brother Reggy. Additional information on Wylie’s involvement with Irish politics around the time of the Rising may be found in León Ó Broin’s W ...

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Shah 29 Nov 2013, 12:50 by JJON Editors

The Shah's nose and ears U 1 1.1050-2: Tuning up. Shah of Persia liked that best. Remind him of home sweet home. Wiped his nose in curtain ... News, 2 July, 1873 Harald Beck /(John Simpson) Search by keyword (within this site) Politics  Music  Back to top

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Flynn2 31 May 2015, 02:07 by John Simpson

Patrick Flynn the elder and Patrick Flynn the younger   D 15.1078-81 (‘The Dead’): So the old gentlemen, as I said, harnessed Johnny and put on his very best ... on French Street.   4)     Patrick Flynn the younger – more children, a fire, bankruptcy, and politics The 1830s were a significant and sometimes difficult time for Patrick Flynn. They started on ...

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forty 31 May 2015, 02:42 by John Simpson

Fair and forty goes far in a day   U 16.1550-1: the cause of many liaisons between still attractive married women getting on for fair and forty and younger ... his mistress Mrs Fitzherbert. John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Sex  Phrases  Politics  Music  Songs  1 Robert William Dent, Colloquial Language in Ulysses: A Reference Tool (1994), p ...

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puffed 25 Aug 2015, 14:51 by John Simpson

Puffed and powdered, cocked and shaved   U 8.506-7: Charley Kavanagh used to come out on his high horse, cocked hat, puffed, powdered and shaved. Sources suggest that a ... vocabulary of English foppery. John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Fashion  Phrases  Politics  London  Queens  Journalism  1 Age (1834), 3 August. 2 Satirist (1845), 25 May. 3 Anglo ...

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