a 1700 - A New Dictionary of the Terms Ancient and Modem of the Canting Crew, B.E.;
"Tickle-pitcher, a Toss-pot, or Pot-companion"
From: Gawthrop's Elocutionary & Rhetorical Class Book,
Revised by John Davenport, 1862
Comic Readings in Prose and Verse
O'Connell and the Irish Widow, Madden