The lands the potato blight spared were desolated by the adoption of free trade.
Accounts of the potato blight have been greatly exaggerated.
This is what happened not long since to the potato crop and potato prices, when potatoes were affected by the potato blight.
This opinion as to fogs preceding or accompanying the potato blight was corroborated from various parts of the United Kingdom.
Negative Eugenics is as imperative a necessity as the protection of our coasts from invasion or the destruction of potato blight.
According to them the potato blight had only hastened an inevitable catastrophe.
For some days the people were in the same dazed and helpless condition of mind that followed the potato blight of '46.
Her opinion was, that the potato blight was caused by the lightning, because the turf burnt so sulphurously.
The manner in which he dealt with the potato blight, and consequent Irish Famine, is indefensible.
Burning suns, a weedy garden and potato blight may dismay the old, but such things do not fret the young mind.