A Question for the Registrar General
Change of Air
Health, Disease, Nutrition
Suffering from a wide range of common medical ailments, the spoof letter-writer begs Mr Punch to tell him the location of 'those more salubrious spots than Hastings, Brighton, the Isle of Wight, &c. alluded to by the Registrar-General'. Stresses that he wishes to know such locations so that he does not have to renounce the 'delights of the table', a habit which he recognises as a cause of illness.
© Science in the Nineteenth-Century Periodical Project, Universities of Leeds and Sheffield, 2005 - 2020
Printed from Science in the Nineteenth-Century Periodical: An Electronic Index, v. 4.0, The Digital Humanities Institute <http://www.sciper.org> [accessed ]