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ducks 31 May 2015, 01:18 by John Simpson

Milking ducks grandmother’s way   U 12.838: Mister Knowall. Teach your grandmother how to milk ducks. Robert Dent and other commentators have offered partial histories of the derisive I ... eggs”. 1 Slote notes that Joyce’s form is a conflation of two proverbs, teaching your grandmother to grope ducks, and also teaching your grandmother to sup milk. The favoured ...

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MacHugh2 1 Dec 2015, 02:23 by John Simpson

The reluctant professor MacHugh:2 High-flying undergraduates at UCD In 1884 Hugh was faced with the challenge of passing the Matriculation Examination for the Royal University of Dublin. At ... degree examinations for various colleges in Dublin, Belfast, Galway, and Cork, where the undergraduate teaching was actually conducted. Hugh achieved a place at University College (then a Jesuit college), on ...

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Cotter 28 Nov 2013, 13:18 by JJON Editors

Edward Graham Cotter: another collector of rates?   D 1.44-51 : Old Cotter looked at me for a while. I felt that his little beady black eyes were examining me ... Donegal in 1864 and 1867 respectively.          By 1867 Edward Cotter was a science teacher, teaching Pure Mathematics at Raphoe. In subsequent years he split his teaching between the Raphoe National ...

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Flynn1 31 May 2015, 02:05 by John Simpson

Flynnlandia, or the rise (and fall) of the House of Usher   D 15.13-16 (‘The Dead’): It was always a great affair, the Misses Morkan’s annual dance. Everybody ... was musical, and some of the aunts (“the Misses Flynn”) ran a private school teaching piano and singing in Dublin. As Ellmann states: The school was operated by two of ...

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Potterton 30 Aug 2013, 02:05 by John Simpson

In Lunacy of Potterton   U 10.625-7: An elderly female, no more young, left the building of the courts of chancery, king's bench, exchequer and common pleas, having ... 1853. 6 Like his brother Frederic, he probably worked his way through Trinity by teaching at Bannow and this would account for his long period as an undergraduate. Immediately upon ...

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Spurgeon 15 Nov 2012, 15:07 by John Simpson

Is Spurgeon in heaven? U 6.787-9: The one about the bulletin. Spurgeon went to heaven 4 a.m. this morning. 11 p.m. (closing time). Not arrived yet ... Mr. Harrald and the rest of Mr. Spurgeon's friends have forgotten his own teaching. He thoroughly believed in the bodily resurrection of the dead, and an ultimate day of ...

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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 ... Entertainment  Betting  Hotel  Restaurant  Bazaar  Army  Medicine  Horse-racing  Fashion  Religion  Railways  Canada  Music  Teaching  Puzzles  Organ-grinder    back to top  

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Gerald and Brendan 29 Aug 2013, 01:01 by John Simpson

Gerard and Brendan Gallaher: the next generation   U 10.41-4: Yes: they were from Belvedere. The little house. Aha. And were they good boys at school? O. That was ... given as No 68 Rue Erlanger, Paris. 12 At this point he is apparently teaching in Paris. He died in Paris on 21 September 1962 (“Professor of English”: living at ...

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May's band 28 Nov 2013, 13:07 by JJON Editors

May’s band of brothers   U 4.525-6: Morning after the bazaar dance when May's band played Ponchielli's dance of the hours. Technically Don Gifford (Ulysses Annotated ... Irish Times (1898) 7 December, p. 7                                   By now Ernest is concentrating on his teaching, at the Loretto Academy in Rathfarnham – where he has been putting pupils up for the ...

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MacHugh3 1 Dec 2015, 11:22 by John Simpson

The reluctant professor MacHugh:3 Storm clouds of debt McNeill’s tutoring and examining may appear to represent a period of stability in his life, but such an impression would ... not clear why he is travelling to the west of Ireland: perhaps he was teaching in Galway and Cork, or maybe even following race meetings. But perhaps a different hint ...

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