Punch,  58 (1870), 104.

Not Improbable

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Illustration, Drollery

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Animal Development, Animal Behaviour, Education

    Shows a conversation between two bank clerks, one of whom, Gibbon, has rather simian features. The other clerk asks Gibbon whether he has seen the performing monkeys, to which he replies: 'Yes! By Jove, it's wonderful. I believe they'll get monkeys to talk and write soon'—thus implying that monkeys could do the work of bank clerks.

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