Punch,  52 (1867), 118.

Semper Paratus



News-Commentary, Drollery


Railways, Transport, Telegraphy, Periodicals, Religious Authority

    Dismisses the imminent engine drivers' strike as unimportant, pointing out that 'we don't want to go out of town', 'see anybody', or receive letters, and that 'the contents of Punch' will be telegraphed to the provincial clergy who will spread its wisdom.

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