Punch,  30 (1856), 120.

Extraordinary Longevity



News-Commentary, Drollery


Mathematics, Expertise

    Reports that 'no less an authority than George P Bidder' (the 'calculating phenomenon') was hired to establish the astonishing age of a piece of soap in the Old Commercial Inn.

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