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Punch, Or The London Charivari

Vol. 100, June 20, 1891

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1891
Language: English
Wordcount: 10,925 / 40 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 71.2
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 437
Added to site: 2004.11.13
mnybks.net#: 9094
Genre: Periodical
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really cheaper in the long run. If you use an omnibus, you get jolted, and run a chance of smashing your hat. If it rains you get splashed and having to finish your journey on foot, you might just as well have walked the whole way.

Saturday.--Strike arranged to cease on Monday! This is too much! Just as we were getting comfortable, all the disgusting lumbering old omnibuses are to come back again! It ought not to be allowed. Asked to-day to contribute something in support of the strikers. Certainly, the longer the strike lasts the better for the Public.

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[Illustration: WHO'D HAVE THOUGHT IT?!!

First Slender Invalid. "I SAY, OLD MAN, WHAT A BEASTLY THING THIS INFLUENZA IS, EH? I'M JUST GETTING OVER IT."

His Wasting Friend. "AH! YOU'RE RIGHT, MY BOY! I'VE HAD IT TOO, AND THE WORST OF IT IS, IT PULLS A FELLOW DOWN SO FEARFULLY!!"]

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EXPLANATIONS LA MODE.

(_A PROPHETIC FOREC

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