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... in this go-a-head age of literature, when maga- zines spring up in hundreds and poetic effusions areas plentiful as blackberries, we make no apology for introducing it to the notice of our readers : — To cheat, or not to cheat, that is the question ...

Published: Saturday 13 April 1850
Newspaper: Lancaster Gazette
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 347 | Page: 6 | Tags: none


... arts of no mean character, where, fifty years ago, it was a proverbial taunt to the natives, that they could not get even a blackberry to ripen. ...

Published: Saturday 21 September 1850
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1620 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 


... held in s every town and borough, and addresses to the D throne and to the dignitaries of the Church are as plentiful as blackberries in autumn;- it is a great relief to find that some minds, untainted by the prevailing epidemic, and regardless of Romish ...

Published: Tuesday 03 December 1850
Newspaper: Liverpool Mercury
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1429 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

Bfetrttt SnteUtstnCt

... ULVERSTON. Bite from a Vim.— Oh Sunday afternoon last a youth residing at Haverthwaite, named Edward Winder, whilst gathering blackberries in a wood adjoining the village, was bitten by a viper, in the hand. Ho has suffered very severely from it, and remains ...

Published: Saturday 27 July 1850
Newspaper: Lancaster Gazette
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3073 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

THE AGGRESSION OF HOME. We have the utmost gratification in infon_i Q readers that a meeting of the clergy of

... mouths past. Colds, coughs, catarrhs, rheu- matic attacks, aud similar ailments, have beeu, in conse- quence, as rife ns blackberries. St. Peter's Church, Salesbury. — Ou Sunday last, two sermons were preached in this church, by the Rev. Gilmour Robinson ...

Published: Wednesday 20 November 1850
Newspaper: Blackburn Standard
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 5263 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

Literary Extracts

... life..had been as short. as theirs,' they would have totall mim ut of diefeate'd ui'mts nh'e comphtitiOn' fr nuts and ripe blackberries. ithe our I.Tcan hil et bi'irvgti ttmn ;-Iti think, r thde~ in a life of twenty years, the efforts of the human mind' m'c ...


... seem an instrument convenient enough when inserted into a saucer or syrup, or applied to the broken surface of an over-ripe blackberry, but we often see our sipper B ...