Punch,  30 (1856), 1.

Europe's Stethescope



Reportage, Spoof


Medical Treatment, Commerce

    Playing on the similarity between medical and commercial language, discusses the examination by the 'medical financier', Lionel N de Rothschild, of the 'Chest of Spain'. Adds that Rothschild's analysis of the chests of Spain and Russia is pessimistic.

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