In Front of the Party was Miss Dora Marsden


1845-1945, Dora Marsden, Events, Trevor Blake

DESPERATE SUFFRAGETTES. RAID ON THE COMMONS. LANCASHIRE LADIES ARRESTED. DESPERATE SUFFRAGETTES. RAID ON THE COMMONS. LANCASHIRE LADIES ARRESTED. Members the National Women’s Social and Political Union assembled in large numbers at a “Parliament for Women” at Caxton Hall, Westminster, yesterday, in readiness for another attempt to interview the Prime Minister on the question of women’s […]

August 1, 2018

Ragnar Redbeard, Nietzsche et l’Amérique


1845-1945, Bibliographic, Clarence Lee Swartz, Ragnar Redbeard, Trevor Blake

Nietzsche et l’Amérique Le «surhomme» de Fr. Nietzsche, par GOEBEL et ANTRIM. Biographie de Nietzsche. Sa doctrine: le christianisme fut le retournement radical des notions anciennes du bien et du mal, l’apologie de la faiblesse; il est continué par l’esprit démocratique, tout dévoué aux êtres inférieurs. Le surhomme, au contraire, est le fort, le conquérant, […]

July 18, 2018

Malfew Seklew and a New Way to Earn a Living


1845-1945, Malfew Seklew

  SIMPOLEONS! Listen! Don’t be blisters on the Bosom of Time, but look like Napoleons of Labour by wearing “Sericine” Silk Ties. Something New. Seklew’s Sample Shilling Set: 3 Ties, 1 Tie-Maker, 1 silver-cased Collar-fastener. 1s the Lot. Agents wanted. Particulars 1d. – Seklew and Co., 11, Chester-street, C.-on-M., Manchester. – Daily Herald March 20, […]

June 20, 2018

Seklew and Co., Abso-Bally-Lutely Mar-Veel-Ious


1845-1945, Malfew Seklew, Trevor Blake

  Daily Herald – Tuesday 16 June 1914 NOVELTIES, New. – Smoker’s Cinema, Mystic Photos, Mysterious Postcards, and Living Picture Postcards. Sample lot 6d. Also one Sericine Silk Necktie and Patent Tie-folder. Sample 6. Listen, Sirfessor Wilkesbarre, Jester-Philosopher, author of “The Swiftest Molecule of Mirth that ever Murdered a Microbe of Misery,” writes in syllabilious […]

May 9, 2018

The Sirfessor Will Sirfess


1845-1945, Malfew Seklew, Trevor Blake

Gloucestershire Echo (and) Sheffield Daily Telegraph – Saturday 08 December 1923 The Sirfessor will speak (and) The Sirfessor will speak again. Sheffield Independent – Saturday 08 December 1923 The Sirfessor will speak (and) The Sirfessor again. Derby Daily Telegraph – Saturday 08 December 1923 Keyboard Kitty, Madge Taylor (soprano), the Sirfessor, Rachel Hunt (contralto), Victor […]

April 27, 2018

Mr. F. Wilkesbarre, Coster


1845-1945, Events, Malfew Seklew, Trevor Blake

THE COSTERS’ UNION. UNFURLING THE BANNER. LAST NIGHT’S PROCEEDINGS. Last night (Thursday) Barnard’s Theatre Royal, Woolwich, was crowded at both performances, great interest being manifested in the unfurling of the banner of the United Kingdom Male and Female Streetsellers and Hawkers’ Union. The ceremony was performed by Mr. Will Crooks, M.P.. who, during the performance […]

April 11, 2018