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doubles 28 Nov 2013, 13:44 by JJON Editors

Solving the doubles   U 15.1630-1 : Free medical and legal advice, solution of doubles and other problems. All cordially invited. Bloom the advertiser makes a number of cordial offers ... from at least 1876. We know of the interest Joyce’s father took in puzzles from the tales of his attempts to win a ‘crisp £5 note’ by completing the ...

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Beaufoy 28 Nov 2013, 13:22 by JJON Editors

Philip Beaufoy and the philosopher’s tone   U 4.500-5: Asquat on the cuckstool he folded out his paper, turning its pages over on his bared knees. Something new ... and sister.  John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) Journalism  London  France  Judaism  Puzzles  Real name  Clubs  Books  Music  Tenor  Mysticism  Mail order  1 Stanislaus Joyce My Brother's ...

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Michael Hart 28 Nov 2013, 13:28 by JJON Editors

Gallant Michael Hart   U 17.1251-5 : Of companions now in various manners in different places defunct: Percy Apjohn (killed in action, Modder River), Philip Gilligan (phthisis, Jervis Street hospital ... keyword (within this site) French  Lenehan  Medicine  Sport  Athletics  Horse-racing  Real name  Wordplay  Puzzles  Civil Service  Conneff  Gallaher  Nagle  Cusack  America  Pantomime  Entertainment  Theatre  Puns  Poetry  1 Richard Ellmann ...

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Magazines 29 Nov 2013, 12:51 by JJON Editors

Tallon’s Magazine and Periodical Depôts. 1a North Earl Street and 34 Grafton Street. At Tallon’s you can buy   M’dleham Opinion 1s Regiment World’s Comic St Paul ... 10).           Soon after we find the magazine Answers: Joyce’s father struggled with the puzzles in 1898 (“Thinks he’ll win in Answers, poets’ picture puzzle”: U 11.1023-4 ...

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Athy 28 Nov 2013, 14:41 by John Simpson

When is a thigh not a thigh?   P I. 646-66: Why is the county of Kildare like the leg of a fellow’s breeches?     Stephen thought what could be ... of the Queen’s County (cuntie).   John Simpson            Search by keyword (within this site) Puzzles  Wordplay  Back to top  

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Joycean price guide 25 Aug 2013, 05:57 by JJON Editors

A  Joycean Price Guide     The following is intended to provide some standard of comparison for the various prices and other sums of money mentioned in Joyce’s works. Where a ... Betting  Hotel  Restaurant  Bazaar  Army  Medicine  Horse-racing  Fashion  Religion  Railways  Canada  Music  Teaching  Puzzles  Organ-grinder    back to top  

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kismet 16 Nov 2012, 12:04 by John Simpson

Corny kismet     U 13.1053-62 :  Here's this nobleman passed before. […] Ask yourself who he is now. The Mystery Man on the Beach, prize titbit story by Mr Leopold ... Blackburn, England) (1895) 28 September     Eamonn Finn Search by keyword (within this site) Wordplay  Puzzles  Journalism  Back to top  

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Introduction to the first issue 30 Aug 2013, 02:00 by John Simpson

James Joyce Online Notes has been set up to publish new short notes on the words, allusions, people, and things of Ulysses and Joyce's other fictional works prior to ... the channels for research that is incomplete but helpful to others, and also includes puzzles for which no satisfactory solution has yet been proposed. The first in this category is ...

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Spellingbee conundrum 28 Nov 2013, 13:48 by JJON Editors

U 7.165-170: Want to be sure of his spelling. Proof fever. Martin Cunningham forgot to give us his spellingbee conundrum this morning. It is amusing to view the ... symmetry under a cemetery wall."  Harald Beck Search by keyword (within this site) Education  Puzzles  Wordplay  Back to top  

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Nile crocodile 8 Nov 2016, 01:59 by John Simpson

Did he bring his crocodile?   Portrait V, p. 279: This evening Cranly was in the porch of the library, proposing a problem to Dixon and her brother. A mother let ... temporary possession of the child, and make off with it. There were other such [puzzles] in the common stock.      The “logical” answer (saying that the crocodile means to eat the ...

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