Punch,  35 (1858), 241.

The Height of Adulteration



Reportage, Spoof


Adulteration, Nutrition, Analytical Chemistry, Class

    Reports on a meeting of 'the liveried attendants of the aristocracy' to discuss 'recent disclosures respecting the adulteration of food'. The meeting resolves to communicate with 'a distinguished chemist' to analyse the amount of alum and 'daff' in hair-powder.

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