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Sept’, it, 1880. bar two,” as plentiful as blackberries in this unusually-prolific blackberry-month. One of the ..

... Sept’, it, 1880. bar two,” as plentiful as blackberries in this unusually-prolific blackberry-month. One of the principal features of this meeting used to be the friendly rivalry which was brought to issue between North and South ; and the mind ol the ...

Published: Saturday 11 September 1880
Newspaper: Sporting Times
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1027 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

GOING A-BLACKBERRYING

... same dog-fox Ulysses is not proved worth a blackberry. Once more the blackberry is not without its folk-lore, and there is a popular superstition that the Devil always puts his cloven foot upon the blackberries on Michaelmas Day, and on this account it ...

Published: Saturday 17 September 1881
Newspaper: The Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1169 | Page: 18 | Tags: none

BLACKBERRYING

... about the blackberry which commends it to me hugely. The peach and the nectarine are not for all—not even in tins The mangosteen is still harder of access, and the luscious durian one only reads of in the pages of Mr. Wallace; but the blackberry, like the ...

Published: Saturday 13 October 1888
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1877 | Page: 16 | Tags: none

A DAY'S BLACKBERRYING

... party bent on blackberrying. The very wordpossesses a fascination in itself, recalling as it does pleasant- memories of bygone days, when we were wont to play truant from school and spend the greater portion of the time a-blackberrying a weakness that ...

TURNED UP AND BLACKBERRIES AT THE COMEDY THEATRE

... TURNED UP AND BLACKBERRIES AT THE COMEDY THEATRE. Me. Willie Edouin is fortunate in having two amusing pieces, and a company capable of doing thtm justioe. He is himself a master in the whimsical w ay, and Mies Alice Atherton is the embodiment of frolicsome ...

BLACKBERRY TIME

... long way off, remind us of the blackberries, and tell us that small hands are already busy among the bushes. It is out of the question that we should do more than contemplate the fruit before us. Even a common blackberry bush is a picture at this time ...

Published: Saturday 29 September 1883
Newspaper: Pall Mall Gazette
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1289 | Page: 3, 4 | Tags: News 

Ilo! for the blackberries

... for the blackberries. clever letter to contemporary, in which he most ingeniously puts in plea both for blackberries and small blackberry gatherers. Thousands of black berries, “J. throughout the country arc perishing, thousands of children in the country ...

Published: Wednesday 17 September 1884
Newspaper: The Sportsman
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 512 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

BLACKBERRIES

... BLACKBERRIES. I pleased to sees short time ago in The Field attention direoted to this native trait. It is doobtlesa news to many, who live in the densely point. toted and highly cultivated portions of the country, to hear that the fruit of our common ...

Published: Saturday 24 October 1885
Newspaper: Field
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 243 | Page: 52 | Tags: none

THE BLACEBEBBT. Tbit ia tke lewon of wild kernel and prominent among them is the blackberry.” Botanists, me ..

... prominent among them is the blackberry.” Botanists, me aware, speak learnedly several species the pleat, hot tbs people who go htaekberry-pieking do ■m care modi tor botanical olassifloation. They know two kinds blackberries—those that they MB reach and ...

Published: Saturday 04 October 1884
Newspaper: Barnet Press
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1814 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

THE CULTURE OF BLACKBERRIES

... THE CULTURE OF BLACKBERRIES. TO THE EDITOR OF THE STAXDARD. Sis,— ln a recent issue of your paper I read, with much pleasure, a leading article on the culture of Blackberries aud other wild fruit, with observations on the different species of these found ...

Published: Tuesday 24 September 1889
Newspaper: London Evening Standard
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 123 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

BLACKBERRY CULTURE

... BLACKBERRY CULTURE. TO THE EDITOR OF THE STANDARD. SlE,— Your Article of yesterday on the culture of the Blackberry might well be pressed on the attention of fruit growers of the present day, for our hardy common iilackberry, so easily grown, might be ...

Published: Saturday 21 September 1889
Newspaper: London Evening Standard
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 712 | Page: 3 | Tags: none