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Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 98, March 29, 1890

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1890
Language: English
Wordcount: 8,148 / 32 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 68.8
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 362
Added to site: 2009.12.23
mnybks.net#: 26094
Genre: Periodical
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k at my list when I get home;" i.e., "You don't catch me."

"Drop in any day;" i.e., "When the chances are I shan't be in."

"No party;" i.e., "Must ask him, and do it as cheaply as possible."

"Come as you are;" i.e., "Be careful to wear evening dress."

"Don't trouble to answer;" i.e., "Think it very rude if you don't."

"What! going already!" i.e., "Thank goodness! Thought she'd never move."

"What a fine child!" i.e., "Don't know whether the brat is a boy or girl, but must say something."

(To be continued.)

* * * * *

MODERN TYPES.

(By Mr. Punch's Own Type-Writer.)

No. VI.--THE POLITICAL WOMAN.

THE Political Woman is one upon whom, if she may be believed, the world has never smiled. She avenges herself by recounting her wrongs and those of her sex to all who can be induced to listen to her. I

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