10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HA'PENCE»
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Three ha'pence off the Income-tax .' What matters whether old or new The hand
that doth relax the screw P At least the screw it ilith relax, Three ha'pence off the
Income-tax .' A Surplus I True, 'tis rather small, But better that than none at all.
HOORAT I Let rival Chancellors war, CHILDERS and NOBTHCOTE snap and
spar ; One thing I mark— it brings me pax, Three ha ? pence off the Income-tax !
What matters whether old or new The hand that doth relax the screw ? At least
Let rival Chancellors war, Childers and Northcote snap and spar ; One thing I
mark— it brings me pax, Three ha pence off the Income-tax ! What matters
whether old or new The hand that doth relax the screw ? At least the screw it doth
Henry Mayhew, Mark Lemon, Tom Taylor, 1883
Punch/The London Charivari; Vol 84
THAT THREE HA'PENCE ! By a non-political Tax-payer, Hooray I Let rival
Chancellors war, Childers and Northcote snap and spar ; One thing I mark— it
brings me pax, Three ha pence off the Income-tax .' What matters whether old or
new The ...
Twinkle, Twinkle, Southern Cross: The Forgotten Folklore of ...
Canter. Three ha'pence for tuppence, Three ha'pence for tuppence, That's what
the hoofbeats do say. Daddy rode off to the township To buy me a Dolly to-day.
Soon I will hear him returning, Bob's canter will tell me so true. Three ha'pence for
Tante Keetje's prentenboek
Now, come on, lad, what does tha say i ” " Three ha'pence a foot," came the
answer. So Noah 'is sail 'ad to hoist, And sailed off again in a dudgeon, _ While
Sam stood determined, but must. Noah cruised around, flying 'is pigeons, 'Til
'sovereign, halt-crowns. luppence ilhal is. two pence). and ha'pence 11. (or
Mltpence) are all denominations ol British coins, A em/ereign = a pound (100
pence) Hall-crown = 1/8 pound (12.5 pence! Tuppenoe = 2 pence Ha'pence - 'a
The Women's Suffrage Movement: A Reference Guide 1866-1928
Bibliography: H. Leslie, More Ha'pence Than Kicks, c. 1944; Z. Procter, Life and
Yesterday, 1960; CB. Hale, A Good Long Time, 1973. SCOTT FAMILY Arabella
Charlotte Scott (1886— post 1946) (later MrS Colville-Reeves), Unitarian, born in
Adding to the cacophony, vendors with pushcarts moved through the crush,
singing out their wares—“Mulled wine, a ha'pence, a ha'pence, a ha'pence!” “
Pasties, pasties, pasties!” and “'Ot an' spiced, 'ot an' spiced ale!”—while red-
A History of Ireland: From the Earliest Times to 1922
It was not really ha'pence the Irish were fighting about, but freedom. 'By the laws
of God, of nature, of nations, and your own country, you are and ought to be as
free a people' Swift told the Irish, 'as your brethren in England.' Carteret decided
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HA'PENCE»
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Charles: The Heart of a King by Catherine Mayer, book review: New …
... brutal educational means and still subjects to more kicks than ha'pence. We have long known that both Charles and Diana were desperate to ... «The Independent, Feb 15»
Annuity alternatives: 5 income solutions on the cards
You don't get many ha'pence for taking care of your own future in The UK Republic of Welfaristan, though you get plenty of kicks for being ... «Citywire.co.uk, Jan 15»
Hilary Fannin: When did masculinity get mixed up with misogyny?
... its content from women or homosexuals, and who am I raise my little head from the ironing board and throw in my tuppenny-ha'pence worth? «Irish Times, Nov 14»
Morrissey Autobiography: will he get the last laugh - again?
The absence of review copies, ensuring his critics will have to pay to have their ha'pence worth (and everyone and my mother has an opinion ... «Channel 4 News, Oct 13»
Famous poem first published one hundred years ago
And add the ha'pence to the pence. And prayer to shivering prayer, until. You have dried the marrow from the bone; For men were born to pray ... «Irish Times, Sep 13»
Editorial: Don't blame the jury system for this failure
But he did not dismiss the jury without adding his two ha'pence worth. In 30 years of criminal trials, he said, he did not recall receiving such a ... «The Independent, Feb 13»
Kwarteng on the naughty step
... Dawn Primarolo, for getting up to leave the Commons chamber straight after adding his ha'pence worth to a debate on the economy. «The Independent, Dec 12»
Giving power to the people from Ardnacrusha: powering on 83 years …
“It was ha'pence ha'penny an hour for labour; 10 pence for an engine driver and a shilling an hour for the driver. That was great money at the ... «Limerick Leader, Aug 12»
The Idler: Mood for mood music
We hacks and scribblers get more kicks than ha'pence so it makes a nice change to have somebody drop in with the purpose of thanking the ... «Independent Online, Jun 12»
Kevin Myers: How can do-gooders possibly think that Gaza is the …
... person in the panel of four, but the chairwoman of the session, Olivia O'Leary, also felt obliged to throw in her three-ha'pence worth. «Irish Independent, Jun 11»