Punch,  22 (1852), 253.

Flower Shows and Shower Flows!



News-Commentary, Drollery


Botany, Societies, Zoological Gardens

    Reports on Anthony Waterer's display of American plants at the Botanic Society, a display attended, ironically enough, by a shower. Observes that the Zoological Society Gardens should have staged a rival show of raining 'cats and dogs'.

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