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LOCAL AND GENERAL

... the borough analyst, has been for- t - aic to its. Tise fellowving sape aebeeniv iireceived -Milk, 5 samples; butter, 1; blackberry jamn, die 9; in5.gier beer,, 1; soda water, 1-total, 10. Four of ?? nititles of milk, the gingier beer, and the soda water ...

Published: Tuesday 10 January 1882
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 4429 | Page: 5 | Tags: News 

POLITICS AND SOCIETY

... of the Bennett-Mackay cable. The English agriculturist is reminded by a contem- porary that therelis such a fruit as the blackberry, and that for jam-making and owine and cordial making it. might pay to cultivate the humble and. hardy bramble. In the United ...

Published: Tuesday 20 September 1887
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2804 | Page: 5 | Tags: News 

EXTRACTS FROM THIS WEEK'S PUNCH

... The Government have been beaten all oves the country bv an overwhelnhiug majority. Reasons for this are as3 aplenty as blackberries. Among them we may mention those of A KEEN POLITICAL OnrEasvEs.- Because the weather hls been dead against them all along ...

Published: Thursday 15 April 1880
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 582 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

PROFESSOR THORPE ON THE AZORES

... of Pico; there were pumpkins and pine apples, passion flower fruit and pomegranates; peaches were almost as plentiful as blackberries; and apples and a pricots were to be had for the asking. The first member o the Azores was discovered in 1432 by the Portuguese ...

Published: Thursday 17 February 1881
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 929 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

FROM LAST NIGHT'S LONDON GAZETTE

... AsnOuB.-tLoVdis agent at hideford telegraphed yesterday that the Star of Peace sobooner, of Plymouth, has gone ashore at Blackberry Cliffs. HarlalnL No informalion asl to the wrew. I ...

Published: Saturday 19 February 1887
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 925 | Page: 5 | Tags: News 

INDIAN NOTES

... distinguish between things.which differ, are full of fears as to the result. Suggestions are therefore as plentiful as blackberries. The Dewan Bahadur Ragoonath Rose, for instance, gravely suggests that seven sub-committees for religious pur- poses should ...

Published: Wednesday 04 April 1888
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1079 | Page: 5 | Tags: News 

VALUE OF AGRICULTURAL LABOUR IN YORKSHIRE

... cousioasly and gracefully exnlauatory, thalt the Northern girls, who at the same tmi weore knitt ng army socks, pufting up blackberry brandy and prayers in one breath; singing war songs and dropping tears as they packed boxes for the .- Sanitary, will be ...

Published: Tuesday 18 August 1885
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1459 | Page: 7 | Tags: News 

FATAL BOAT ACCIDENT

... by a strong breezefrom the surrounding country. It iiiav be stated that one portion of the planta- tion was covered with blackberry bushes, wel illed with fruit, which were cultivated by the ese werO destroyed. y THIRTEEN. 'HORSES BURNT TO DEATH. Early ...

Published: Tuesday 02 August 1887
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1545 | Page: 5 | Tags: News 

EARLY AUTUMN

... the trees and hedges still retain their ?? full foliage, the latter dotted with purple-black sloes it andfast-ripening blackberries, and both offering a grateful I shade m the still hot sun or shelter from anay treacherous J autumn breeze when the hamper ...

Published: Friday 16 September 1887
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1341 | Page: 2 | Tags: News 

THE NEW PROVINCIALISM

... long ago a daily newspaper was unheard of im any but the very largest country towns ; now sach papers are as common as blackberries, while all the larger towns have their halfpenny evening papers as well, which make thQ London press almost superfluoas ...

Published: Tuesday 20 April 1880
Newspaper: Hull Packet
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1210 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

BANK HOLIDAY

... feel-very great satisfaction. Lr*COLNs~rnn.-Numerous waggonette parties visited Belvoir Castle and the Volunteer encampment on Blackberry Hill. The sea-side excursions were fairly patronised. The sixteenth summer exhibition in connection with the Grantham H ...

Published: Tuesday 02 August 1887
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1743 | Page: 8 | Tags: News 

THE TITHE QUESTION IN WALES

... the vale two farmers out of evry a three bad been served With writs for the tithe, and the bailiffs were as plentiful as blackberries. (Ror of I . leughter.) The pronmoters of the anitithe movemant c eould not bit regret the biifs' rough usage ia dis', ...

Published: Saturday 28 May 1887
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2020 | Page: 3 | Tags: News