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Notes and Queries, Number 181, April 16, 1853 A Medium of Inter-communication for Literary Men, Artists, Antiquaries, Genealogists, etc.   By:

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Transcriber's Note: Italicized words, phrases, etc. are surrounded by underline characters . Greek transliterations are surrounded by ~tildes~. Diacritical marks over characters are bracketed: [=x] indicates a macron over the letter, [(x] indicates a breve. Archaic spellings and hypenation inconsistancies have been retained.

{373} NOTES AND QUERIES:

A MEDIUM OF INTER COMMUNICATION FOR LITERARY MEN, ARTISTS, ANTIQUARIES, GENEALOGISTS, ETC.

"When found, make a note of." CAPTAIN CUTTLE.

No. 181.] SATURDAY, APRIL 16. 1853. [Price Fourpence. Stamped Edition, 5d.

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NOTES: Page "The Shepherd of Banbury's Weather Rules," by W. B. Rye 373 Notes on several misunderstood Words, by the Rev. W. R. Arrowsmith 375 Lord Coke 376 Shakspeare Correspondence, by C. Mansfield Ingleby, &c. 377

MINOR NOTES: Alleged Cure for Hydrophobia Epitaph at Mickleton Charade attributed to Sheridan Suggested Reprint of Hearne Suggestions of Books worthy of being reprinted Epigram all the Way from Belgium Derivation of "Canada" Railway Signals A Centenarian Trading Vessel 379 QUERIES: Bishop Ken 380 MINOR QUERIES: Canute's Reproof to his Courtiers The Sign of the Cross in the Greek Church Rev. Richard Midgley, Vicar of Rochdale, temp. Eliz. Huet's Navigations of Solomon Sheriff of Worcestershire in 1781 Tree of the Thousand Images De Burgh Family Witchcraft Sermons at Huntingdon Consort Creole Shearman Family Traitors' Ford "Your most obedient humble Servant" Version of a Proverb Ellis Walker "The Northerne Castle" Prayer Book in French "Navita Erythr├Žum," &c. Edmund Burke Plan of London Minchin 380

MINOR QUERIES WITH ANSWERS: Leapor's "Unhappy Father" Meaning of "the Litten" or "Litton" St. James' Market House 382

REPLIES: Grub Street Journal, by James Crossley 383 Stone Pillar Worship 383 Autographs in Books 384 Grindle 384 Roger Outlawe, by Dr. J. H. Todd, &c. 385 Prospectus to Cibber's "Lives of the Poets," by James Crossley 386 Pic nic, by John Anthony, M.D., and Henry H. Breen 387 Peter Sterry and Jeremiah White, by James Crossley 388

PHOTOGRAPHIC NOTES AND QUERIES: Colouring Collodion Portraits On some Points in the Collodion Process Economical Iodizing Process 388

REPLIES TO MINOR QUERIES: Bishop Juxon's Account of Vendible Books in England Dutensiana Vicars Apostolic Tombstone in Churchyard "Her face is like," &c. Annuellarius Ship's Painter True Blue "Quod fuit esse" Subterranean Bells Spontaneous Combustion Muffs worn by Gentlemen Crescent The Author of "The Family Journal" Parochial Libraries Sidney as a Christian Name "Rather" Lady High Sheriff Nugget Epigrams Editions of the Prayer Book Portrait of Pope Passage in Coleridge Lowbell Burn at Croydon 390

MISCELLANEOUS: Notes on Books, &c... Continue reading book >>


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