Punch,  15 (1848), 178.

Useful, but Decidedly not Ornamental



Essay, Drollery


Anaesthesia, Cruelty

    Ridicules the use of fly-paper in London and suggests that flies be 'killed, without pain, by Chloroform, or be exterminated wholesale by some ethereal process'.

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