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... a priest, the other day, for passing bim the Quirinal with a mere doff of the hat. Here, where cardinals are plenty as blackberries, and the Pope himself can scarcely get folks to kneel to him, the primate must contcnt himself with somewhat less adoration ...

Published: Saturday 09 December 1854
Newspaper: Chester Chronicle
County: Cheshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3558 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

CHRISTMAS IN MANCHESTER

... at every turn, afr in every form, and in every colour. Most things adhere to their opi mourt, own peouliar tinge; even blackberries are always red when doe -llthey are green; but Christmas is a chameleon: and the con- tat e list fetoners acid grocers ...

Published: Saturday 23 December 1854
Newspaper: Manchester Times
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1890 | Page: 5 | Tags: News