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WILLIS'S

CURRENT NOTES:

A SERIES OF ARTICLES

ON

Antiquities, Biography, Beraldry, History, Lauguages,

Literature, Curious Customs, Kr.,

SELECTED FROM

ORIGINAL LETTERS AND DOCUMENTS

ADDRESSED DURING THE YEAR

1856,

TO THE PUBLISHERS,

WILLIS AND SOTHERA N,

No. 136, STRAND, LONDON.

MDCCCLVII.

INDEX TO THE SIXTH VOLUME.

Indicates there are Woodcut illustrations to those Articles.

Addison's re-edited works, 67.
*Chevalier Vert, 98.

St. Giles' bowl, 65-66.
Advantages in studying Antiquities, 97. Chifney's Genius Genuine, 39.

*Glasgow Cathedral carving, 44.
Allan, Northumbrian piper, 4.
Christ Cross rhyme, 7.

Glass-window rhymes, 56.
Alone in the World, 69-70.

Christmas custom, Norfolk, 68. Glympton customs and usages, 41.
Amadis de Gaula, early editions, 14, 48. Chronograms, 75, 88.

Goldsmiths' Company arms, 53.
Amcotts Family arms, 86.
Clerical bell-founder, 32.

Gordon, inedited letter, 92.
America, a Century since, 6.
Cloth workers' arms, 60-61.

Grave tells no Tales, 68.
*St. Andrew penny located, 45. Cockburn's Memorials questioned, 96. Grenville inedited letter, 40.
*St. Andrew's Church, Portland, 41. Colchester Fiery Bull ? 48.

*Gulval Church, painting in, 90, 97.
Angels' visits, 40, 48.
Colonial Public Libraries, 47

Gumley, Miss ? 48, 55.
Antiquary and the Novelist, 92. *Columbus' Land fall, 76-77.

Gunpowder Treason, 102.
Arles called Constantina, 44.
Connecticut Charter Oak, 79.

Hall, Bp., Mysterie of Godlinesse, 2.
*Auchendrane Cross, 87.
Constable as Lady Booby, 5 n.

Hall, Dr., Memorial to, 85.
Baker's dozen defined, 17.

*Continental Signs and Sign-boards, Harden Jews defined, 89,
Bangor Monastery, 82.

98.

Hares at Easter, 27.
Bangor Episcopal monuments, 85. Cornish Manuscripts, 58.

Hats of Felt, when introduced ? 5.
Baraeco, see Barrieco.
Court Fools, Last of, 20.

Haydn's pension, 26.
*Barber Surgeons' arms, 90.
Crimea Seventy years since, 18. Hearne's unpublished Remains,

93.
Barrieco ? 72, 77, 78.

*Crosses in West Cornwall, 18, 36, 37. Henham Evening bells, 70.
Bartolozzi, Woollett's Letter to, 69. Cup and the Lip explained, 53. Henry the Fifth, a book borrower, 72.
Being put to one's shifts, 80.
Dalton, Duchess ? 85,

Henry, Prince, poisoned, 102.
Belfry rhymes, 15, 27, 56.
Dalton's pension, 20.

Herefordshire New Year Customs, 1.
St. Bernard's sauce? 104.

*De Foe's Robinson Crusoe, 73-74,96. Hertz Collection of Vertu, 93.
Biblical mistranslation corrected, 88. *Derbyshire Traders' Tokens, 25. Holford House, Regent's Park, 88.
Bishops, Translation of, 104.

Derby, Charlotte, Countess of? 61. *Holles Monument, 19-20.
Blind man's complaint, 40.

Edward the First's Coinage, 15-17, Holywell, Flintshire, 98.
Blue Boar Inn, Leicester, 27.

35, 36, 58.

Holywell, Huntingdonshire, 98.
Blue Jacket Order, 71.

Edward the Second's Coinage, 58-59. Homer's Tomb, 21.
Boar's Head Tavern ? 94.

Egbert's St. Andrew penny, 45. *Hook and Crook, 83.
Bolingbroke's mistress? 48, 55. Eldon Letter, 47.

Horace misconstrued, 80.
Bothwell bank, Scotish song, 101 n. English Valour eulogised, 28.

Hoyle Family, 18.
Bottle Conjuror perpetrator, 6. Epitaph on a Physician, 28.

Impressment of Surgeons, 99.
Bowden Ringers' Orders, 15.
Epitaph at Lavenham, 62, 66.

Ingram elected M.P. for Boston, 26.
Boys of the Belt, 4.
Epitaphs in Leslie, 87.

* Ipswich Town arms, 46-47.
Braxfield's sneer at Christ, 96. Erasure in Manuscripts, 104.

James the First, letter to Lord Privy
*Brechin Cathedral corbel, 38. Ethelfleda the · Lady' of Mercia, 100. Council, 97.
British Church not subject to Rome, 82. Exchequer payments, 37.

Jews arbiters of Europe, 88; contra-
Barns' monument, 23.

Exchequer, discovery of Jewels, 101. verted, 96.
'St. Buryan, Cornwall, Cross, 18. Female Professors of Science, 94. *Keigwin Family mansion, 57
Burying Old Tom, 1.
Feminine Delusion, 47.

Kidgell, enquiry respecting, 70.
*But and ben defined, 2, 14.
Flanders Fruit dishes, 29.

King's Illness, Lines on, 66.
Calais Staple Mercbants, 6 n.

Flint Glass, whence the term ? 80 Lafrowda ? 28; reply, 34.
Carisbrooke Museum, 23.

Forget me Not Legend ? 40, 103. Lass of Richmond Hill, 35.
Casimir's Abdication, 54.
Fountaine, jocose letter, 67.

Letter Seals for security, 12.
Centenarian Queen of the Lake, 95. Frederick the Great, 8.

Liberty suppressed in France, 80.
Ceolwolf, King of Mercia, 10). Fulham pottery, 96.

Liesborn, Master of, painter? 27.
Charles, Prince, at Leicester, 29. Gay, unpublished notes, 71.

Lille Sign-boards, 98.
"Charles the First, at Carisbrooke, 31. George, Dr., Master of Eton, 71. Linacre's Life, by Johnston ? 72.
Charter Oak, Connecticut, 79.
Gerald, reformer's, Trial, 96.

Lines to a Fair Stoic, 78,.87.

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