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Punch, or the London Charivari, June 10, 1914

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1914
Language: English
Wordcount: 14,244 / 49 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 67.8
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 310
Added to site: 2008.01.24 19840
Genre: Periodical

ependent tubes." The waiters of Epirus must have found this a great convenience when ordering meals from the kitchen.

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[Illustration: (An Imaginary Idyll of the Mappin Terraces at the Zoo.)]

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Vagaries of the Moment.

Park Lane.

Dearest Daphne,--This is completely a jewel season. People may be just as glittery as they like. Heads, necks and arms don't monopolise the pretty-pretties now, and, what with jewelled tunics, girdles, shoes, stockings and "Honi soits," as well as gems on what little corsage and skirt one may be wearing, one's jewel-box may be quite quite emptied every evening. Indeed, if we hadn't plenty of jewels I sometimes wonder, my dear, what our grande toilette would consist of! And this has led to the launching of "Olga's" latest triumph, the lock-up evening wrap--a charming affair, thickly plated with sequins and fastening with the deares



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