"Where Ignorance is Bliss, 'Tis Folly to be Wise!" (New Version)
J L, pseud. [John Leech] *
Railways, Commerce, Charlatanry, Periodicals
Shows two male street urchins standing on a street corner. A nearby wall is strewn with advertisements for railway periodicals. One boy asks the other to explain 'a Panic', to which 'Jim' replies: 'Blow'd if I know; but there's Von to be seen in the City'.
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