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THE BLACKBERRY

... THE BLACKBERRY. The blackberry bush—what a cad it is because it happens to be common in the vegetable world ! If it were an exotic, growing here and there, and only growing at all when you mused it, made much of it, manured it, and all the rest, then ...

Published: Friday 07 June 1872
Newspaper: Tavistock Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 517 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

OUR INDIAN EMPIRE

... for at least humanity may rejoice over a truly marve llous crop of the wild blackberry. JourneyWgs hither and thither, through country lane and fields, - reveal the blackberry in all its rich abundance, bushels upon bushels in the parishes ; tons upon ...

Published: Friday 20 September 1878
Newspaper: Tavistock Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 3796 | Page: 6 | 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

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... 2.—Little South Downs .. 3 8 17 3.—Winterley 4.—Middle Park 5. —Tor Park .. 6.—W ildentess . 2 3 6 7.—Quarry Park B.—Blackberry 9.—Long Lands 6 3 24 10.—Brook Lands .. . • 7 371 11.—Cornwalls 12.—Gill's Park . Dated Rose Villa, Ilorrabridgc ...

Published: Friday 28 April 1871
Newspaper: Tavistock Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 433 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

AUTUMNAL MIGRATION OF BIRDS

... These last are very fond of the beech mast. Bullfinches are very scarce this flight, principally owing to the blight in the blackberry time. There has never been known such a scarcity of these berries these 30 Siskins have not yet arrived, but this years ...

Published: Friday 23 November 1877
Newspaper: Tavistock Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 640 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

AMERICAN ITEMS

... known by 1,100 names, ; 2 210 of peers, 160 of plams,lloo of os. native grapes, 60 of currants, of raspberries, and $0 of blackberries. The swererate vain of the tobacco crop in the Con waken estiey Is about 4,000.000 dole The Legeahenna In liar ford and ...

Published: Friday 17 September 1875
Newspaper: Tavistock Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 906 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

TAVI6BICK

... to be tw,,.tted, because the complaint is frequently made that while entertainments of mediocrity are as plentiful as blackberries, it is only on rare occasions the legitimate drama with its purity and refinement is brought to our own door. We fear that ...

Published: Friday 22 August 1879
Newspaper: Tavistock Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1130 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

THE PLAGUE OF GRASSHOPPERS

... plums, and peaches were tn i touched, and whilst making desolate the raspberry bushes, they spared the strawberries and the blackberries. For lace curtains they displayed a singular fancy, and if a parlour window was left open thousands fluttered about the ...

Published: Friday 23 October 1874
Newspaper: Tavistock Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1398 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

A PARADISE FOR VEGETARIANS

... tomatoes, mushrooms, egg-plant, and scores of whir vegetables are cultivated and thrive well. Strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, gooseberries, wiiortleberries, currants, and other berries flourish. There is scarcely a day in the year when stray rries ...

Published: Friday 10 December 1875
Newspaper: Tavistock Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1391 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

AMERICAN SUMMER DRINKS

... essence of Anion, sugar, and water thu is 44 with gas. Mineral waters, inch ariletton, stra raspberry, sarsaparilla, and blackberry, are composed of nothing but sweetened water, devoured and charged with gas. The ingredients o cherry tonic are not known ...

Published: Friday 28 August 1874
Newspaper: Tavistock Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1792 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

FIELD•MARSHAL VON WRANGEL

... rabbits , digging vertically into the burred ust where the nest is. They are very fond of morns, nuts, &a, and will pick blackberries oft the brambles. When out for food they hunt with their snout on the ground like the pig; their sense of smell does not ...

Published: Friday 09 November 1877
Newspaper: Tavistock Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 2245 | Page: 3 | Tags: none