Zoological Gardens, Religious Authority
Following news of the arrival in the Zoological Society Gardens of 'a new creature called the "Aye-aye"', notes that a letter from the Vatican indicates that it is unlikely that the 'No-no' (a reference to Pope Pius IX or 'Pio Nono') will be exported to England. Suggests that Philip L Sclater should exhibit both in the Regent's Park zoo.
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