Punch, 19 (1850), 29.
HIp, Hip, Hip for the Hippopotamus
Zoological Gardens, Display, Animal Behaviour, Amusement
Notes the 'yawn of indifference' with which the hippopotamus at the Zoological Society Gardens greets its visitors. Also notes public disappointment with the animal for not looking like a seahorse.
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