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WHEN TO BEGIN BEE-KEEPING

... for pigs, least humanity may rejoice over truly marvellous crop of the wild blackberry. Journeying hither and thither, through country lanes and fields, reveals the blackberry in all its rich abundance, bushels upon bushles in the parishes tons upon tons ...

Published: Tuesday 24 September 1878
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1383 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

DISTRICT NEWS

... , and a man told ms the other day that he picked a red blackberry. You may laugh, say he, much you like, but I can til you blackberries are always red when they are green. Rip«- blackberries were gathered on Wednesday by Mr. Allir-, Hamsworthy. RACKENFORD ...

Published: Tuesday 15 January 1878
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 7722 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

THE MATHMCNIAL MARKET IN IfAiJilS

... pleasant a resort as any hereabouts. This terrace or promenade was skirled seawards mixture of woody shrubbery, hazel, sumach, blackberry, and wild cherry, interspersed with fern, dock, and flowering parasites. This verdant garment, fair enough to look upon ...

Published: Saturday 26 January 1878
Newspaper: Exmouth Journal
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 4368 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

THE TAVISTOCK GAZETTE

... met ever knew before that alligators were fond of blackberries, and how one can manage I. pick the berries is still a mystery. Did be eat a little black boy, and digest him, who bad eaten the blackberries? Fos Screenure.—The following diagram of the two ...

Published: Friday 30 August 1878
Newspaper: Tavistock Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 4771 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

DISTRICT NEWS

... Florence Rees upon Daddy Hole Plain. Whilst there tho prisoner came up to them, gave them some blackberries and 6d each. He told them that there were a lot of blackberries down the hill, and they accordingly went down to pick them. The prisoner followed them ...

Published: Friday 16 October 1874
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 11961 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

DISTRICT NEWS

... The stock offered was generally SuA. both condition and quality, and through the large 7 number o werfffied co,B P prices Blackberry Revel has been annually held the hamlet of Hollowcombe time mind. Sunday and Monday was the time of its observance, but ...

Published: Friday 11 October 1872
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 7035 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

DISTRICT NEWS

... was gaily decorated for the occasion. The band of the B.V.R. was in attendance. Blackberry Revel took place Sunday, and the fruit being plenty this year, the blackberry pickers had jolly time of it; not a house was deficient. ST STITHIANS. Captain Treloar ...

Published: Friday 22 September 1871
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 10486 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

DISTRIOT NEWS

... rushes in the bottoms. The blackberries referred were probably black cherries, or Devonshire mazzards, which are generally retailed about the price mentioned. Tbe idea of country people paying 4d a pound for blackberries in a place where they could ...

Published: Friday 25 February 1876
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 12116 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

WINKLEIGH

... reader of that valuible paper, The Western Timet, I Was more than usually struck seeing a paragraph it on Friday respecting Blackberry Revel annually held the aforesaid village. Hot long since one of the oldest inhabitants told that formerly drunkenness, ...

Published: Friday 18 October 1872
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 249 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

BOROUGH POLICE COURT

... swear to him. —Mr. Dyer said he could not swear to his being in the orchard.—Kidwell replied that he was only gathering blackberries outside.—David Harlett, boy of 10, who did not seem very clear as to the nature of an oath, and was not sworn, then stated ...

Published: Thursday 02 October 1873
Newspaper: North Devon Journal
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 572 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

POETRY

... the throng; iVhile the woods were rich in their mellow light And the trees were golden and brown, and red ; And purple blackberries—tempting sight— Bung in rich clusters overhead. Where are they all that loved so well ? Who merrily laughed in the country ...

CASTLE OF EXETER

... about noon on the day of the alleged occurrence ahewasin Stoke Wood picking blackberries. She met the prisoner in the wood and asked him if he knew where there were any blackberries. He replied that be did not were out yet, but he thought knew where there ...

Published: Saturday 26 June 1875
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1434 | Page: 3 | Tags: none