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THE VALLEY OF THE WASHBURN

... our sandwich case, and enjoy a repast, with ripe, I luscious blackberries as dessert, washed down with the cold, sparkling water of the stream. The sandwich case is soon filled with blackberries, and the journey resumed, along Lindley mill-race, where ferns ...

Published: Friday 18 October 1878
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 4645 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

HANDYBOOD FOR CARD POST

... thet match, and are afraid she will elbpe:-` Clovelly seeinp lovel. Will Arthllr think Clara's hat exceedingly droll P Blackberries unusually tempting. Cousins of Miunio'El expecled'. Key-the first three letters of the first word, the fitst two of the ...

Published: Thursday 13 October 1870
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1188 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

GREAT DISESTABLISHMENT MEETING AT MANCHESTER

... Bishopsi,Dukes, and Ma~rquises, and lords, ?? Ministers, and Right Holnourables, and Memibers of Parliament as plentiful as blackberries. (Laughter.) But there were two considerations which 3helped to reassure them a. little, and dirst of all, their asmy was ...

Published: Thursday 05 November 1874
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2181 | Page: 8 | Tags: News 

FROM A LONDON CORRESPONDENT

... arthumberland, and Marlborough are among them. But hle Marquises and the lower orders of the Peerage are I plent.fal as blackberries, there is a remarkable absence Members of the HOuse of Commons. There are but a, I think, and the most distiiguished is ...

Published: Saturday 20 April 1872
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2049 | Page: 11 | Tags: News 

SELECTIONS FROM PUNCH

... with in light comedies. To ask for heaviness in any tragic English actor, appears to us like asking for black- ness in a blackberry, or sweetuess in a sugar-plum. But perhaps this heavy man may be wanted to give weight t0 the characters he personates. ...

Published: Thursday 12 May 1870
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1801 | Page: 6 | Tags: News 

PROFESSOR PEGSOLE ON PHILOLOGY

... but there is not antiquity enough in it for me. Well, you see, it was in this way. The chiefs had their native sloe and blackberry wines at these pig feasts. They got top full of it. This stage was known by putting the fore digit of the right hand into ...

Published: Friday 28 August 1874
Newspaper: Hull Packet
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1187 | Page: 7 | Tags: News 

HULL CHURCH INSTITUTE

... life during the three years he had the honour to serve on his personal staff. Anecdotes of the duke were as plentiful as blackberries, and many books had been written to record his sayings and doings, some of which reminded him of a reply made to a compiler ...

Published: Friday 08 December 1871
Newspaper: Hull Packet
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3070 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

SOCIAL GOSSIP

... little trough, which is always s kept filled with the wild flowers of the season. t Yesterday I saw that coloured leaves, blackberry sprays, red berriesand delicate grasses bad taken the place of n the summer flowers I had noticed on my last visit. The ...

Published: Saturday 19 October 1878
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2423 | Page: 12 | Tags: News 

YORKSHIRE RAMBLES

... moist; wild thyme forms purple bosses, and supplements with its pleasant odour the scent of countless plants; the bramble, or blackberry, has an abundance of bloom ; while in the watercourses by the side of the line, and in marshy places, tble yellow irie, ...

Published: Friday 19 July 1878
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3208 | Page: 6 | Tags: News 

IRISH UNIVERSITY EDUCATION

... persons by t whom the title is conferred. Should I this bill ever become law D.D.'s and e B.D.'s will be as plentiful as blackberries, I mand, so far from a scholastic title in divinity being coveted, it will be shunned by men of real learning and worth ...

Published: Friday 28 February 1873
Newspaper: Hull Packet
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3621 | Page: 5 | Tags: News 

THE ENGLISH PRESS ON THE DIFFICULTY

... popularity. But they won't make Enaland budge. Now-a-days big words are as common, and happily they produce as little effect, as blackberry leaves. If the Anmericmn Lation should persist in the mysterious delusion that England trembles before it, it jiu FXOY9Q- ...

Published: Monday 12 February 1872
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2539 | Page: 3 | Tags: News