PREPARATIONS FOR WAR

... Martin will command paddle-steam frigate squadron in lien of the screw two-decker Nile; but such rumours are plentiful as blackberries.” Portsmouth and the suburbs are filling fast with fashionable visitors, the relatives and friends of the officers of the ...

Published: Saturday 04 March 1854
Newspaper: Globe
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 580 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

PREPARATIONS FOR WAR

... Marlin will command a paddle-steam frigate squadron in lieu of the screw two-deckcr Nile; but such rumour* are plentiful as blackberries. Portsmouth and the suburbs are filling fast with fashionable visitors, the relatives and friends of the officers of the ...

Published: Thursday 09 March 1854
Newspaper: Londonderry Standard
County: Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 2002 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

THE PREPARATIONS FOR WAR

... Martin will command a paddlesteam frigate squadron in lieu of the screw two-decker Nile; but such rumours are “plentiful as blackberries.” Portsmouth and the suburbs are filling fast with fashionable visitors, the relatives and friends of the officers of the ...

Published: Friday 10 March 1854
Newspaper: Armagh Guardian
County: Armagh, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 849 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

THE WAR TAX

... statement for the ensuing year, the particulars of winch will be found in our Parliamentary intelligence. Well, budgets like blackberries hare their particular seaman., and the politician looks forward to the one, with about the same amount of anticipation ...

THE ELECTION FOR NORTH DURHAM

... good deal of vapouring oil the part of the Liberal journals, aud caudidates, as usual, have represented as plentiful as blackberries, quite embarras des richexses in fact, still no Liberal champion lias ventured to show face in fight, and there can be ...

Published: Friday 24 March 1854
Newspaper: Durham County Advertiser
County: Durham, England
Type: Article | Words: 277 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

DECLARATION OF WAR

... of the English troops, half-way, at Malta, has always appeared inscrutable. Of coarse we shall have reasons u plenty as blackberries assigned for it—jast we have had for the procrastination which has allowed the Cue a whole year to work bis wicked will ...

Published: Wednesday 29 March 1854
Newspaper: Express (London)
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 2292 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Facetiæ

... w-r-o-n-g, are invariably pronounced wrong. Nonsense —To think of curing a disposition for telling white lies by eating blackberries. A western poet has composed 'The Song of the Dying Horse Chestnut.' It is very affecting. A Saying at Fault.—When people ...

Published: Friday 07 April 1854
Newspaper: John o' Groat Journal
County: Caithness, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 777 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Local and District

... recompense the outlay. The Billy- Gamon's Hough, as the side of the hill fronting the river was called, fruitful in blackberries, and thick with coppice and timber, under which the unassuming but lovely wild-flowers exhaled their fragrance on the almost ...

Published: Saturday 08 April 1854
Newspaper: Chester Chronicle
County: Cheshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 4525 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

THE NATIONAL REVENUE

... the facts, and the only facts which are known for certain. The surmises and rumours are on the other hand plentiful as blackberries. It is asserted ono day that Prussia has come to a secret understanding with Russia, and that this has completely pamlized ...

Published: Wednesday 12 April 1854
Newspaper: Cheltenham Examiner
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2953 | Page: 3, 4 | Tags: none

CORRESPONDENCE. The Editw is not responsible for the sentiments his Co-respondents. WHO HATH THE GREATER SIN TO ..

... n, and asks his opponent to prove it. 1 ask the moustache-mongers for their reasons (which they say are as plentiful blackberries,) why we should alter our exterior form, and they answer that we should prove we ought not to do it, which is tantamount ...

Published: Saturday 15 April 1854
Newspaper: Hereford Times
County: Herefordshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3655 | Page: 12 | Tags: none