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THE NEW PEERESS

... npon the brow of Angela Bnrdett. —The Animul World BLACK-BERRIES. trees were flushed with red and gold, As, in the warm September weather. Among the country lanes we strolled, And picked the blackberries together. Standing among the russet-brown, And withered ...

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

Local Intelligence

... springs. The tender work of the leaves, flowers and fruit, among which the blossoms of the convolvulus and the fruit of the blackberry are especially beautiful, is relieved by the closer work of the centre, which is composed of design in the Venetian style ...

Published: Friday 02 June 1871
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 10523 | Page: 6 | 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

ITEMS OF GENERAL NEWS

... priesthood. National Guards no longer wait for order to arrest curva; they gobble them up” indiscriminately, boys would blackberries. To meet priest now in the streets is rare as to meet emperor. -• In the new German Parliament there is one member who ...

Published: Monday 17 April 1871
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 993 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

POETRY

... boy pulls forth a mouse's nest. And then the tempting bramuble-wreatths invite the babes again, Their pretty mouths with blackberries so sweet and ripe to stain; And many as brown nut slips its sheath to share, poor ittle thing, A burstingpocket with a ...

THE STATE OF TRADE

... small rabbits, 10d. the couple. Potatoes, 7d. to 1 s. per peck ; apples, 7d. to Is. 6VI. per peck ; honey, lOd. per lb.; blackberries, 2d. per quart; cabbages, Id. to 2d. each; cabbage into, Is. per hundred ; carrots, five to seven for Id.; turnips, four ...

Published: Thursday 05 October 1871
Newspaper: North Devon Journal
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 2923 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

LETHABY’S SIDMOUTH JOURNAL AND DIRECTORY

... but the hills, the valleys, and the sea. He may gather ivateroresses in the brook: catch butterflies in the fields; pick blackberries on the sides of the cliffs; may even lie on the beach for hours in perfect solitude. There are visitors, and there is no ...

Published: Wednesday 01 November 1871
Newspaper: Sidmouth Journal and Directory
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1218 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

THE STATE OF TRADE

... per quart ; pears (large), 6d. to ls. per dozen ; ditto (small), ls. to ls. 6d. per peck ; apples, Bd. to 2s. per peck ; blackberries, 3d. per quart; hedge-nuts, 2d. per quart. —In the corn market there was a good supply, and prices shewed a downward tendency ...

Published: Thursday 21 September 1871
Newspaper: North Devon Journal
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 3654 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

DISTRICT NEWS

... first and second week of the present month a farmer not far from Highampton, who had most likely exhausted all his stock of blackberries, was seen day after day in the cold sleet and biting frost digging potatoes—the first dug anybody has heard of in this ...

Published: Thursday 26 January 1871
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 3883 | Page: 4 | Tags: none