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I. THE GENERAL INDEX.
Anbrv, ( rountain's,) Yorkshire, ruins of,
lord chamberlain, 1063.
relating to, 1631.
well at, 919.
in church of, 663.
Archery at White Conduit-house, 1564.
Arthur's seat, Edinburgh, engraving of May-
Ash Wednesday, 197.
Ashburnham family, 1376.
Ashburton, lord, (John Dunning,) died,
Ashmole, Elias, extracts from his diary
Ashton-under-line, custom at, 467.
Ashton Ralph, tradition concerning, 469.
Asidew, Arsedine, or Orsden, explanation
Auckland, (Bishop,) custom at, 1043.
Augsburg cathedral, engraving of a monu-
Avingham lair and sports, 1653.
Authors, curious instance of one, 1068;
Autographs; of Browne Willis, 295,296; of
Autumn, engraving of ancient dress for
Baal, fires in honour of. See Fires.
Easter, 489; custom about flitch of
bacon, and engraving, 799; receipt for
making Somersetshire bacon, 813. lord, his singular recommendation
about garden walks, 518; his plan of a
mansion house, 1621.
drawn by, 756.
sons provided for in their grandfather's
1447; singular details of forgery on, see
before Eaiter Sunday, 437; a curious
Barbers, numerous convictions of. in 1716,
Barming, Kent, custom of doleing at, 1627.
Barnwell, George, acting of at Christmas,
Barrington, viscount, expelled house of
Bartholomew fair, 1196.
Bartlemass, mayor of, mock election of at
Bath anecdotes, 1659.
Battles, singular opening of one, 875; notice
Baubleshire, duke of, a remarkable charac-
Baxter's "World of Spirits," anecdote
Beadle, parish, 1558.
Bears, various descriptions of, 1560.
Beasts, satire on over-fattening for the mar-
Beaucaire, in France, fair of, 10S7.
Beaufoy, colonel, his account of a remark-
Beaume, Sainte, near Marseilles, notice of,
Beauty, supposed to be promoted by wash-
Becket, Thomas i, engraving and notice of,
Beckford family, notice of, 1371.
Bees, taking honey without killing them,
Bell-man's verses, 1591.
Bells, notices of, 135, 138; consecration
Beltain or Beltane, in Scotland. Scottish
• May-day festival, 659.
Ben, Old General, of Nottingham, 1569.
Bennet, old, the newscrier, notice of, 1275.
Bentinck, count, duke of Portland, 1371.
Benvenuti, bishop, costly mistake of,
Berkshire, derivation of the name, 1033.
Berwick, duke of, notice of, 789, 1323.
Bexhill, Sussex, notice of, 743.
Beziers, in France, procession of the
Biddenden, Kent, notice of, 442, 419.
Bills, exchequer, origin of, 29.
Birds, amusement of shooting at a wooden
singular collision of flocks at,
Birds-nests, anecdote conceraia^. ??»
busy bishop, 1230; notice at ■■
art, printing so called, 12IO.
Blackberry jam, how to be prepami
wretched state, 562.
heat, 776; his narrative, ib.
mock election for Garrett, 8-51.
tickets, 1463; remarks on their snese
Christmas carols, 1651.
Boar's head at Christmas, 1649.
advertisement by, 474.
lottery for, 1414 ; list of the books, 141*.
Bowyer, Wm., printer, notice of, 1537.
bishop, notice of, 1601.
Boys, one said to be murdered by his
school-master, 1371; notice and cut of
boys about a sugar hogshead, I5U. , climbing, remarks on, from 617 to
626. See Chimney-sweepers.
Bridewell boys, former turbulence of, 1J9S
Bright, Edward, the largest man, 1581.
Brill, (The,) Middlesex, Cssar's camp
called, 1345, 1566.
Joe, account of, 549.
Brushes for sweeping chimneys, engraving
of one, 617.
28, 520, 1579.
Burial, provision against in a will, 1325;
Ctesar's pretorium at Pancras, 1345, 1566.
Cake, Biddenden, account of, 412.
Calculation, an extraordinary one, 396.
Calendar, naturalists', 25.
Calico-printing, a chemical black for,
Caligraphy, notice of, 1215.
Calves-head club, 158.
Camps, description of Casar's at Pancras,
Canals by Brindley, notice of, 1265; the
Candlemas day, 173, 223 ; judges' enter-
Cann, the Devonshire champion in wrest-
Canonbury tower, supposed subterraneous
Canterbury, Thomas a Becket, archbishop
Carbonari, ludicrous anecdote about, 1398
pageant at Dunkirk by, 870.
Charlotte, queen, notice of, 1084.
Charlton, Mr. T., notice of, 1627.
Cheap Tommy, (Thomas Hogg,) notice of,
Cheldonizing, or swallow-singing, explain-
Chemists, anecdote of, 635.
Chepstow castle, sports at, 1562.
Cherries, feast of, at Hamburgh, 1040.
Cheshire, customs in, 450, 597, 1371.
Chester, ancient horse-racing at, 539.
Chicheley, archbishop, artifice of, 1141
Child, Mr., banker, notice of, 1445.
—— one played for at cards, 1844.
Chillcott, Charles, notice or, 969.
Chimney-sweepers, rhetoric of one, 56,
Chimneys, how to dress for the summer,
Chinese festival of lanterns, 90.
Cholera morbus, remarks on, 1243.
Cholmondeley, marquis of, 376.
Christians, their hatred of Jews, 533.
Christmas, usages and celebrations respect-
Christmas cul of doors, at Hatzburg, 11.
Christopher, Bartholomew, a sufferer by
Christ's Hospital. See Blue-coat Boys.
Chuneelah, the elephant killed at Exeter
Churches, pressing for the navy in, 448 j
Churchill, (Stuart,) Arabella, notice of,
John, (duke of Marlborough,)
sir Winston, letter of, 1322.
Churchwardens, chosen on Easter-Monday,
Cibber's Apology, notice of, 1064.
Cider, preparation for making, 1269; ex-
Cookery, old receipts for, their costliness,
Clack Fall Fair, 1371. 1584, 1606.
Clapham, old church of, notice of, 1S69.
Clay, Hercules, delivered from danger by
Clayton, Mr., an old and good tenant,
Cleobulus, his riddle on the year, 26.
Clerkenwell in 1730, notice of, 699.
Cloves, patent for Order of Fools at, 1287.
Climate, changes of, 70; Howard's work
Climbing boys, society for suppressing,
Clinton, Samuel, an extraordinary sleeper,
Clogs, engraving of an old shoe and clog,
Clothing counteractive of heat, 779.
Clouds, singular case of their electricity in
Club, calves-head, 158.
Coachmen, (Hackney,) instances of honesty
Coat and badge, Dogget's price of, for row-
Cobblers, festival of, at Paris, 1054, 1055.
Cock, W., (sir W. Swallowtail,) notice of,
Coffins, anecdotes of, 1020.
Coleridge, Mr., his description of Christ-
Coleshill, customs of, 467.
Collars, a remarkably heavy one, 5S0;
Colman, George, the elder, died, notice of,
Comedy, street, notice of, 1310.
Common prayer, strictures on, 149.
Connaught, rigid fasting at, Ob Good F
Connor, rev. J., hi* deacrixauoa of cra<
Conjugal indifference, I SO I.
Conway, William, a noted Lonrlns ---
Cook-maid, engraving of, in a Jotierr pc
Cooper's hall, lotteries latttexlv dram i
Corbet, Richard, bishop of Norwich, 19
Cornwall, Christmas drama of St. Gesrn »
Coronations, Mr. Taylor's exceltea m
Corpse candles, exhalations so eaJkd, Wii I
Corpus Christi day, notice of, €95.
Cotswold, harvest home on, 1155.
Country and town, contrast of, 136S.
mansions,description of, 16*3.*t
Ccurt, (Lawless,) notice of, 1286.
Covent-garden market, 1187.
Coventry, earl of, 1376.
Cowper, earl, 1375.
Cracknell.T., notice of, 888
Craniology, notice of, 838.
Credulity, popular, 1139.
Criminals, elephants employed as or
Crispe, sir Charles, notice of, 941.
Crocodile, the first I'ving one in F^t1—*
Croker,T.C ..jaunting car described by,i41
Cromwell, Oliver, original letter of. 911.
Cross, Paul's, history and engraving of. 415.
Mr., account of his elephant u
Exeter Change, 323.
Crucifixion, Christ's, celebration of at Se-
Cruikshank, George, phrenological iDss-
Cuckoo, the, observations on, 1138.
Cumberland, customs in, 450, 668.
Cup, the clayen, or dome, or clomen, 145*
Cupid, the popular representation of, Mi-
Curling, game of, 163.
Dalmahoy, Mr, statement of, 1527.
Dalmer, a baker, how his fortune mads.
Darkness and fog in 1813,101.