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Past Victorian Trivia from The Illustrated London News

ADVERTS

A typhus warning about using disinfectant 1864

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Frys Cocoa with Moss 1864

Eiderdown Petticoats 1864

Popular Comic Songs 1864

Song A Norrible Tale 1864

Jameson's Irish Whisky and Allsopps Beer 1864

Liverpool Training Ship 1864

Anthropoglossos 1864

Hungary water 1864

Piesse and Lubin sweet scents 1864

Astleys Amphitheatre 1872

A Digitorium musical instrument 1872

Magic Lantern Slides 1872

A new song by Arthur Sullivan (sir) 1872

Buy a share of a Vineyard 1854

The price of Coal 1854

Tolkein brand pianos for sale

Jozeaus Syrup 1872

Ladies Cork Soled Boots 1872

Wine and Beer Prices

Epps Cocoa 1872

Furs and Shakespeare 1847

Tea Prices and Duty 1847

Cognac Standard 1847

St Julien Claret etc 1847

To Tea Drinkers 1847

Magnetic Hairbrushes 1847

Incombustible dresses 1847

Polytechnic Lectures 1847

A secret poisoning 1847

Geology Rocks for sale 1847

Idrotobolic Hats 1847

Rook shooting with Air Canes 1847

Flour types 1872

Real Turtle Soup 1863

Blondin bids farewell to England 1863

The first new Boys Own for sale 1863

Compass Barometer etc. the size of a half crown 1863

Nuts full of scent 1863

Lead in the water filters 1863

Steam cleaning bed feathers 1863

Spirit photographs 1863

 

Victorian NEWS snippets

Dickens published part 6 of Our Mutual Friend 1864

Absinthe and Tobacco mix 1864

California needs women 1864

Bottle in the River Cree , Newton Stewart 1864

Mole killer in Switzerland 1864

Saratoga Spring Water by G.A. Sala 1864

Population of South Australia 1864

The cricketing Graces 1872

Fined for using an envelope crest 1872

London Births and Deaths 1872

Metropolitan Workhouses 1872

General Jackson's Sword 1854

Powder Mills Explosion 1854

Mysterious footprints in the Snow in Devon 1855

Salmon, Seals and Strychnine 1856

The Channel Tunnel 1872

Bolton antirepublican riot 1872

Exploding Fly Paper 1872

Leeds Flax Mill strike 1872

Bottle in a fish at Blackpool 1847

Painless Surgery 1847

A singing mouse 1847

Starvation in Scotland 1847

Food riots in Kerry 1847

Health of the Metropolis 1847

The Court and Haut Ton 1847

Another death from want 1847

Beer Price Increase! 1847

Dickens reading Xmas Carol 1847

A trance 1847

Bread economy use Rice 1847

Ether apparatus 1847

Phenomenal Hailstones at Headingley 1863

Distress in the North (cotton shortage) 1863

Lamb and Packet Ragged school meal 1863

39 Sioux indians to be hanged 1863

Aintree Elephant race 1863

is this the first Newspaper 1863

African Gastronomic delights 1863

Births etc in London 1863

 

CHESS

Chess Problem No 1069 - 1864

Chess Problem No 1071 - 1847

Chess Problem No. 1467 1872

Chess Problem No. 154 - 1847

Chess Problem No. 1468 - 1872Chess Problem No. 1468 - 1872

Chess Problem No. 158 - 1847

Chess Problem No. 157 - 1847

Chess Problem No. 984 - 1863

Chess Problem No. 170 - 1847

Chess Problem No. 173 - 1847

Chess Problem No. 990 - 1863

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