Punch,  16 (1849), 71.

A Balloon Railway



News-Commentary, Drollery


Railways, Aeronautics, Commerce

    Responds to J Browne's proposal to carry people economically and safely to California by balloon. Asks Browne whether passengers are 'required to bring their own strait-waistcoats'.

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