Punch,  54 (1868), 30–31.

A Few Friends. (From My Photograph Book) Tableau XII–My Portable Friend (Continued)  [20/25]



Diary, Spoof, Serial


Invention, Technology, Domestic Economy

    Describes more inventions of his 'Portable Friend' including a travelling-cap that can be turned into a portable bath, a waterproof coat, a boat, a hot-water bottle, and a sponge-bath. In a discussion, the narrator's friend works out how to turn his invention into a house on wheels.

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