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Summary 28 Nov 2013, 13:28 by JJON Editors

Summing up the Madams   A cross-tabulation of various types of records (directories, registers, newspapers, etc.) shows that the lifestyle and interaction of the various Madams or brothel-keepers in ... Dublin women; others come from elsewhere in Ireland; others still come from England and Scotland (and there is a suggestion – as yet unconfirmed – of a cluster around Glasgow). It would ...

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Carlyle 28 Nov 2013, 13:09 by JJON Editors

Carlyle one, Carlisle nil       U 8. 337- 8 : James Carlisle made that. Six and a half percent dividend. Made a big deal on Coates's shares. Ca'canny. Cunning old ... Times.     James Carlyle: life   James Carlyle was born on 12 April 1839, in Dumfries, Scotland. According to his obituary in the Irish Times:   At the age of 18 he entered ...

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Mack 28 Nov 2013, 13:25 by JJON Editors

Mrs Mack at No 85   U 15.1281-8 : (Zoe Higgins, a young whore in a sapphire slip, closed with three bronze buckles, a slim black velvet fillet round her ... for another couple of years, but Annie McEachern is now ‘of Donoon [Dunoon] in Scotland, Widow’, and is apparently no longer so extensively involved in affairs in Dublin. (yellow = Thom ...

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Captain Buller 28 Nov 2013, 13:33 by JJON Editors

Captain Buller: that prodigious hit to square leg   U 5.560-1 Still Captain Buller broke a window in the Kildare street club with a slog to square leg.   The ... R. H. (‘Bob’) Lambert was drafted in at the last moment by the visiting Scotland cricket team to play for them against Dublin University (which included his brother Septimus as ...

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Gallaher3 30 Aug 2013, 13:26 by JJON Editors

Ignatius per ignotius : the short life and extraordinary times of Frederick Gallaher   3: More practical jokes and international sport   Another publication and a sensational hoax Fred’s publishing ventures had ... collapse of stout party” (in this case the British establishment in the form of Scotland Yard).     Fred’s sister Fannie, a novelist and prominent Land Leaguer, was on holiday in ...

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Arnold 2 Dec 2012, 15:02 by John Simpson

Lizzie Arnold at No 40 Lower Cumberland Street and elsewhere   Lizzie Arnold is not mentioned by name in Ulysses – nor in Gogarty – but her presence pervades the red-light district ... 40 to Eliza Arnold in 1890. Annie McEachern seems to have moved back to Scotland by this time. The Arnolds take up residence at No 40 Lower North Cumberland Street ...

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Gallaher1 15 Jan 2014, 15:04 by John Simpson

Ignatius per ignotius : the short life and extraordinary times of Frederick Gallaher 1: Making his way in the world   U 7.626-30: The Great Gallaher […] that was a pressman ... Rifle Match took place in New York in mid September, with teams from Ireland, Scotland, Australia, Canada, and the United States. The Irish team was strongly supported by their fellow ...

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No 7 Eccles street 6 Nov 2016, 12:03 by John Simpson

The demise of Ithaca             For Clive Hart 1   Why was No. 7 Eccles street demolished in April 1967? I wish I knew for sure. What does seem likely is that ... map fold-out in The Dublin Civic Survey (London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1925). 5 In Scotland the term ‘tenement’ has less of a pejorative ring to it as many single-stair ...

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Killarney 29 Nov 2013, 12:40 by JJON Editors

Killarney’s Beauties   U 17.1391-4 : The Beauties of Killarney (wrappers). When We Were Boys by William O'Brien MP (green cloth, slightly faded, envelope bookmark at p. 217 ... Nature unfold more beauties, more attractions to her lovers, than by these romantic lakes […] Scotland and the North have their lakes, but they must yield to the beauties of Killarney ...

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pettiwidth 29 Nov 2013, 12:58 by JJON Editors

Pettiwidths: thrills and spills with Gerty MacDowell   U 13.724-6 : He could see her other things too, nainsook knickers, the fabric that caresses the skin, better than those other ... the expression “petticoat width”, designating lengths by which petticoat fabric was sold – particularly in Scotland and Ireland. We can therefore regard it either as Joyce’s own reduction of “petticoat ...

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