Once a Week (OnceAW) 1874

Launched by Bradbury and Evans, the publisher of Household Words, after their split with Dickens, Once a Week (1859-1880) was a weekly middle-class family magazine that prominently featured illustrations. Published in 5 series: First Series (1859-1865), Second Series (“New Series”) (1866-1867), Third Series (“new series”) (1868-1874), Fourth Series (1874-1879), Fifth series (1880).

Poems appearing in this periodical

1874

Total poems: 21
Poem title Poet(s) Date Vol etc. Transcribed? id #
The Coffee and the Wicked Word 1874-02-28 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 13, Issue 322, Page 197 no 14995
The Rainy Day 1874-03-07 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 13, Issue 323, Page 219 no 14996
Bitter Beer 1874-03-14 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 13, Issue 324, Page 241 no 14997
Oh, give us food! 1874-04-18 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 13, Issue 329, Page 346 no 14998
Once a Week 1874-06-13 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 13, Issue 337, Page 527 no 14999
Doggrel A Dog 1874-06-27 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 13, Issue 339, Page 571 no 15000
The Fire Escape Man 1874-07-12 Once a Week Series 3, Volume 13, Issue 341, Page 615 no 15001
In the Union 1874-09-05 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 1, Page 5 no 13626
The Discovery of Tobacco 1874-09-05 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 1, Page 6–8 no 13627
Creamy Kitty 1874-09-12 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 2, Page 27 no 13628
Dyspepsiana 1874-10-03 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 5, Page 65 no 13629
A Father’s Soliloquy 1874-10-03 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 5, Page 70 no 13630
My Tyrant 1874-11-07 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 10, Page 131 no 13631
The Old Oss. A New Song to an Old Tune 1874-11-07 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 10, Page 137 no 13632
The Swells.—A Poem in the Style of Edgar Allan Poe 1874-11-14 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 11, Page 145 no 13633
The “Blood and Thunder” Drama 1874-11-21 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 12, Page 159 no 13634
The Prayer Cordner, Charlotte 1874-11-21 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 12, Page 165 no 13635
Afternoon Tea 1874-12-05 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 14, Page 192 no 13636
By an Open Grave. (November 23, 1874) 1874-12-05 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 14, Page 193 no 13637
I Mused Last Night in Pensive Mood Brotherton, Alice Williams 1874-12-12 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 15, Page 209 no 13638
The Haunted House. A Christmas Story Boulger (née Havers), Dora (pseudonym “Theo. Gift”) 1874-12-19 Once a Week Series 4, Volume 1, Issue 16, Page 219–224 no 13639