Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Ribbonism was the name bestowed upon the principles professed by a Roman Catholic society founded at the beginning of the 19th century with a view to counteract the influence of the Orange society. The members were mostly of the lower classes, and differed in their aims and objects in different times and places. Ribbon Worms, a popular name for the worms belonging to the Nemertea.