Jun 272014
 

We now know all the teams who have progressed from the group stages. To mark this occasion here are some weird and wonderful titles relating to the countries still in the tournament. Enjoy the knock-out stage!

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Football Pallo valmiina-cropped. Christopher Bruno, CC BY-SA 3.0

GROUP A

Brazil

  • The Brazil boomerang.
  • Morning Goods Industry Profile: Brazil.
  • Darlo – it’s just like watching Brazil!.
  • Summary of space activities in Brazil.
  • Brasil sempre = Brasil forever.
  • The blue Brazilian.
  • Jungle drums : brazilian magazine 4 thinking minds.

Mexico

  • Mexico today / Sanborn’s Sombrero Club.
  • Mexico and missions.
  • Mexico, where everything costs less!.
  • Mexico’s energy outlook.
  • Adapter kit. Mexico. “A traveler’s tools for living like a local.”
  • Choose Mexico for retirement.
  • Born to shop Mexico.
  • Mexico on … dollars a day.

GROUP B

Holland
Chile
(See previous blog post)

GROUP C

Columbia

  • Hail Columbia.
  • The Columbia spy.
  • The Columbian detector.
  • Hungry Horse news and Columbian.

Greece

  • Some exotic pottery from Prehistoric Greece.
  • Observations on the nature and treatment of the fevers and bowel complaints which travellers in Greece are exposed to.
  • Law is Greek.
  • The Greek-o-file.

GROUP D

Costa Rica

  • Rum & Reggae’s Costa Rica.
  • Hints to exporters visiting Costa Rica.
  • The Oxcart : quarterly publication of the Society of Costa Rica Collectors.
  • C.R.I.S.I.S. : Costa Rican information services in solidarity.

Uruguay
We couldn’t find any weird and wonderful titles. Maybe you can!

GROUP E

France

  • France Unquote”.
  • Fighting France Pamphlets.
  • Bathroom market – France.
  • French ice.

Switzerland

  • Fungi of Switzerland.
  • Swiss dent.
  • The young Swiss messenger : the Reichenbach Irregulars’ irregular newsletter.
  • Swissbonding.

GROUP F

Argentina

  • Argentina, land of decision.
  • Company formation in Argentina : memorandum on the setting up of a corporate organization in Argentina by a United Kingdom registered company, with partiular reference to the most suitable form of organization / by M. & M. Bomchil.

Nigeria

  • Periscoping Nigeria.
  • Global excellence : Nigeria’s hottest celebrity journal.
  • Reflection : reflecting on Nigeria & Africa : mirroring all strata of society : analytical, educational, reflective & entertaining.
  • Nigerian ear and drum.

GROUP G

Germany

  • There’s Music in Germany.
  • German day in Texas.
  • Elfmeter : your German football friend.
  • On the loose in Germany.

U.S.A.

  • Quagmire, U.S.A.
  • Sad Sack U.S.A.
  • It’s peachtime U.S.A. / compiled and published by the National Peach Council.
  • The American Carbonator.

GROUP H

Belgium

  • Fast Fit Industry Profile: Belgium.
  • Belgian shiplover.
  • The Belgian hare champion.

Algeria
We couldn’t find any weird and wonderful titles. Maybe you can!

For more country, World Cup and football titles and other weird and wonderful serials take a look in SUNCAT.

 June 27, 2014  Posted by at 1:40 pm Weird titles Tagged with: ,  No Responses »
Jun 232014
 

This is the first of our 2014 FIFA World Cup-inspired posts. We now know who is going through to the next round from Group B – the Netherlands and Chile. Bad luck to Australia and Spain.
Here are some weird and wonderful Netherlands and Chile titles found in SUNCAT.

  • Holland Pacquet Boat.
  • Euro Holland food.
  • Voices from Holland.
  • EUROPEAN PLASTICS -HOLLAND-.
  • Made in Holland.
  • Feature films from Holland.
  • Superb de Jager Holland bulbs.
  • Holland exports. Foodstuffs and stimulants.
  • Letts go to Holland.
  • Express from Holland Being An Account of a Terrible and Bloody Fight.
  • London May 6 1704 Sir Last Night Arrived a Holland Mail.
  • Whitehall, July 16, 1695. This day came in the mail from Holland of Friday last, and brings the following advices.
  • The Dutch Intelligencer, faithfully communicating the most impartiall Intelligence of the States of Holland and Admiral Vantrump; with the Affairs and Designs now on foot, both by Sea and Land, against the Parliament, Army and Commonwealth of England. 1 September-20 October, 1652.
  • The Dutch intelligencer, : faithfully communicating the most impartiall intelligence of the States of Holland.
  • DUTCH SPY.
  • Dutch birding.
  • The Dutch Boy quarterly.
  • “Our” Yankee-Dutch.
  • Chile arises.
  • Chile fragrances.
  • Cheese in Chile.
  • Functional drinks in Chile.
  • Let’s go. Chile.
  • Chile lip make-up.
  • Chilegram : news from Chile : an independent monthly periodical.

Watch out for our next FIFA World Cup-inspired post soon. For more football and World Cup country serials and other weird and wonderful take a look in SUNCAT.
Don’t forget you can also re-live our (Serial) Match of the Day series.

 June 23, 2014  Posted by at 2:18 pm Weird titles Tagged with: ,  No Responses »