A Nice Footman for a Small Party
Amusement, Animal Behaviour, Animal Development
Discusses an advertisement in the Bengal Hurkaru for an ourang-outang that can entertain and wait on its owners. Anticipates the delight caused by having such a monkey dressed in footman's livery and acting as a servant or valet.
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