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Sept’, it, 1880. bar two,” as plentiful as blackberries in this unusually-prolific blackberry-month. One of the ..

... Sept’, it, 1880. bar two,” as plentiful as blackberries in this unusually-prolific blackberry-month. One of the principal features of this meeting used to be the friendly rivalry which was brought to issue between North and South ; and the mind ol the ...

Published: Saturday 11 September 1880
Newspaper: Sporting Times
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1027 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

GOING A-BLACKBERRYING

... same dog-fox Ulysses is not proved worth a blackberry. Once more the blackberry is not without its folk-lore, and there is a popular superstition that the Devil always puts his cloven foot upon the blackberries on Michaelmas Day, and on this account it ...

Published: Saturday 17 September 1881
Newspaper: The Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1169 | Page: 18 | Tags: none

BLACKBERRYING

... about the blackberry which commends it to me hugely. The peach and the nectarine are not for all—not even in tins The mangosteen is still harder of access, and the luscious durian one only reads of in the pages of Mr. Wallace; but the blackberry, like the ...

Published: Saturday 13 October 1888
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1877 | Page: 16 | Tags: none

A DAY'S BLACKBERRYING

... party bent on blackberrying. The very wordpossesses a fascination in itself, recalling as it does pleasant- memories of bygone days, when we were wont to play truant from school and spend the greater portion of the time a-blackberrying a weakness that ...

THE ILLTJSTEATED LONDON NEWS BLACKBERRIES

... plenty as blackberries.” I suppose that the crop rarely fails ; but lam told that this last season it was unusually large. The fruit of the poor though it may be, and the al fresco dessert of the weary tramp and dusty traveller, yet, the blackberry is not ...

Published: Saturday 02 November 1878
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1870 | Page: 23 | Tags: none

GATHERING BLACKBERRIES

... GATHERING BLACKBERRIES. The young ladies who are seen on our front page employed in gathering a hedge-row crop of delicious bramble-fruit have set themselves a pleasant task, in which one would like to join them. It is not by the dusty roadside, but in ...

Published: Saturday 05 October 1872
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 209 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

BLACKBERRYING

... -OW -^J&^r BlMBLWiriC 'Ns kV ryi-t X l*fi IRISH AIR THE BLACKBERRY BLOSSOM. When I was but a weesliy boy, My mother's pride, my father's joy, My hands and mouth had full employ When blackberries were ripe. And oft my mammy she would squeeze The thorns ...

Published: Wednesday 11 September 1895
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 231 | Page: 7 | Tags: Illustrations  Poem 

And pluck these pretty flowers on my way. And those fine blackberries! who could resist ’em ?. Indeed, I should

... And pluck these pretty flowers on my way. And those fine blackberries! who could resist ’em ?. Indeed, I should be sorry to have miss'd ’em. half an hour basket I can fill. {Pauses.) loiter tour way ! 0 yes, I will. Dear mother’s very good, but sometimes ...

Published: Saturday 21 December 1861
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1030 | Page: 23 | Tags: none

GATHERING BLACKBERRIES

... GATHERING BLACKBERRIES. Gun picture is a reminiscence. Tho young lady is ex- ceediuglyfortunato, or she has found a pla.e where black berries are not only to be gathered, but have been left to ripen. It is not, we fancy, very near one of the large towns ...

TURNED UP AND BLACKBERRIES AT THE COMEDY THEATRE

... TURNED UP AND BLACKBERRIES AT THE COMEDY THEATRE. Me. Willie Edouin is fortunate in having two amusing pieces, and a company capable of doing thtm justioe. He is himself a master in the whimsical w ay, and Mies Alice Atherton is the embodiment of frolicsome ...