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... 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

INDECENT ASSAULT ON A LITTLE GIRL BY A GENTLEMAN AT TOROQAY

... Sunday last was sent to school. Aft. r came out'ofthe latter Rees upon Daddy Hole Plain _n.l & m uu hem save them some blackberries and each. He told I KiT.Wof bl k o?ck e ?hem Wn -' icrorflinfflv went down to pica them. The prisoner foUowodlffif&dTJoon ...

Published: Wednesday 14 October 1874
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 597 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Silt jarfuls

... 4d to fid per dozen ; grapes. Is fid per lb.; apples, 1* fid per tub; watonts, per 100; oranges, fid to Is per dozen; blackberries 3d par quart; turnips. per bunch; Kent cobs. Is fid per 100; celery fid head ; pickling cabbages, to 3d each; walnuts. ...

Published: Friday 02 October 1874
Newspaper: Western Daily Mercury
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 730 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

OUTDOOR LABOUR FOR WOMEN

... the long summer vacation they are sent out glean, to gather mushroom-, which the mother makes iato ketchup and sells, black-berries, or whortleberries, to be made into a coarse but palatable kind of jam they also collect firewood on the shore for winter ...

Published: Thursday 08 October 1874
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 663 | Page: 4 | 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

OUTDOOR LABOUR FOR WOMEN

... of their books. vacation they are sent out to glean, to gather mushroome which the mother makes into ketc hup and sells black-berries, whortleberries, to be made into coarse but palatable kind of jam ; they also eC t fire, ° d r 8h re winter, and so on ...

Published: Tuesday 13 October 1874
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 628 | Page: 6 | Tags: none