... TERRORS OF THE JELLYFISH. DANGER TO BATHERS. Writing with reference to the attack a Belfast bather a porpoise or porbeagle shark, the Rev. Theodore Wood, the well-known naturalist, says:—The creature most to dreaded by seaside bathers this season of ...

Published: Friday 17 August 1906
Newspaper: Western Gazette
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 131 | Page: 8 | Tags: none


... STINGS OF JELLYFISHES. The stinging threads of the common jellyfish (Aurelia anrita) are not strong enough pierce the ordinary human skin, but bathers on British coasts have sometimes painful experience cf the virulence of the orange or tb© blue species ...

Published: Wednesday 09 June 1915
Newspaper: Falkirk Herald
County: Stirlingshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 368 | Page: 5 | Tags: none


... STUNG JELLYFISH While swimming at Barmouth yesterday, a woman visitor from Leicester, named Brown, was severely stung by large jellyfish. Thinking it was seaweed. Miss Brown tried to push the jellyfish awav, but it only clung closer, thereby causing much ...

Published: Saturday 18 August 1923
Newspaper: Portsmouth Evening News
County: Hampshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 43 | Page: 4 | Tags: none


... Lag exit of the jellyfish, aed in the same direction the They remain above, beneath, aad behind the animal, but never advance beyond ita umbeL It frequently happens that some of them intzodooe themselves into the cavities of the jellyfish, end are then ...

Published: Saturday 18 April 1896
Newspaper: Weekly Irish Times
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 368 | Page: 1 | Tags: none


... TERRORS OF THE JELLYFISH. Writing with reference the attack Belfast bather by a porpoise or porbeagle shark, the Rev. Theodore Wood, the v.oll-known naturalist, The most dreaded by seaside bathers at this season the year a yellowish-brown jellyfish, which grows ...

Published: Monday 13 August 1906
Newspaper: Belfast News-Letter
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 169 | Page: 6 | Tags: none


... RAIN OF JELLYFISH The latest “fieh-from-the-aky ttorj comes from Melbourne. Residents Frankston, seaside suburb, were mystified to see tens thousands of tiny jellyfish descending during rainstorm. The fish measured about half inch length and about one-eighth ...

Published: Monday 25 November 1935
Newspaper: Belfast News-Letter
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 74 | Page: 4 | Tags: none


... JELLYFISH PLAGUE In spite of minor plague of jellyfish, attracted landwards by the warm weather, when the tide was right the sea was black with bathers and the first aid post on the sea front did a brisk trade in treatment for stings. One victim, slung ...

Published: Wednesday 03 August 1955
Newspaper: Eastbourne Gazette
County: East Sussex, England
Type: Article | Words: 381 | Page: 20 | Tags: none


... JELLYFISH AS ANCESTOR. Zoologist's Version of ths Evolutionary Theory. There was great consterp&iion ip. the section when Dr. Bidder, the president, declared that man was descended from a jellyfish, *“ and was still a flagellate at heart” Many people ...

Published: Friday 02 September 1927
Newspaper: Belfast News-Letter
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 388 | Page: 15 | Tags: none


... in g the centre was a jellyfish surrounded hy a large fringe of tentacular claws of a yellowish coloU which the animal propelled itself thtou-h tl!e ..£ Though I have fished here for over 10 year . a** a ' j, shoals of jellyfish, I have never seen one ...

Published: Tuesday 31 August 1897
Newspaper: Morning Post
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 128 | Page: 2 | Tags: none


... STI BY JELLYFISH Walter Williamson. of Cleveland Avenue. L?eds. was badly siting by Jellyfish when bathing in the South Bay at Scarborough yesterday. The jellvfish was still to him when he regained the shor\ and had to torn ofT He received treatment ...

Published: Monday 09 August 1937
Newspaper: Hartlepool Northern Daily Mail
County: Durham, England
Type: Article | Words: 106 | Page: 3 | Tags: none


... ATTACKED BY A JELLYFISH. remarkable bathing incident is reported from Sutton, near Dublin. While three young ladies were bathing near the coastguard station the attention of some gentlemen on the bank was attracted by a succession of piecing shrieks from ...

Published: Wednesday 10 September 1890
Newspaper: Kirkintilloch Herald
County: Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 156 | Page: 3 | Tags: none


... JELLY-FISH MORALITY. Bishop of Carlisle on the £acred Bend of Marriare. 1 The jelly-fish morality of the present day'' was referred the Bishop of Carlisle his presidential address at the Carlisle Diocesan Conference in that, city yesterday. The Bishop ...

Published: Wednesday 21 September 1910
Newspaper: Nottingham Evening Post
County: Nottinghamshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 316 | Page: 3 | Tags: none