Punch,  15 (1848), 87.

Female Poltroonery



News-Commentary, Drollery


Societies, Gender, Light, Industrial Chemistry

Publications cited:

Schunck 1849

    Reports that Henry E Schunck's paper on 'colouring matters' at the British Association for the Advancement of Science unexpectedly drove away the 'ladies' who are known for their 'partiality for gay ribbons and smart bonnets'.

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