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Punch, Or The London Charivari

Vol. 100, May 30, 1891

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1891
Language: English
Wordcount: 10,465 / 38 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 70.2
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 336
Added to site: 2004.11.13
mnybks.net#: 9071
Genre: Periodical
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ur!"_ If DICKENS's naval hero, the Captain whose words were always worth "making a note of," were to use the belt of Orion as a support in a sea of trouble, I should applaud his wisdom. In fact, I should observe, that the occasion was worthy of the Cuttle's tone. And now to come to business. For after all, what I have written above is merely a hint to those who require no telling. A prophet to be believed must be mysterious. But that the simplest understanding may comprehend, I give my final tip. Here it is. This year's Derby will be won by one of two. It will either fall to the Favourite or--the Field!

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OPERATIC NOTES.

_Tuesday, May_ 19.--With pleasant recollections of MARIE ROZE and BARTON McGUCKIN, and, as I think, a Mr. SCOBELL playing the swaggering relative, I went to see _Manon_, at Covent Garden, Miss SIBYL SANDERSON being the Heroine, and M. VAN DYCK the Hero.

[Illustration: _M. Van Dyck des Grieux et Mlle. Manon Sanderson._

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