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Dynamite Saturday

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January 24th, 1885, when great damage was done to the Houses of Parliament and the Tower of London by explosions of dynamite. The Law-Courts and some other public buildings were to have been attacked by the dynamiters, but happily were well guarded. (See Clan-na-Gael.)

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Dwarfs (under three feet in height)
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Dyed Beards
Dyeing Scarlet
Dying Sayings
Dymphna
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