Bad News for Donkeys
Animal Development, Nutrition
Noting the 'fruitful' discussion among naturalists 'from Cuvier to Sam Weller' concerning a donkey's age, observes that all 'informed authorities' agree on its extraordinary length. Warns 'friends of the ass' of an article in the Union announcing the formation of a society for eating the flesh of young asses, an institution which will shorten the lives of donkeys.
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