Punch,  9 (1845), 201.

Portrait of the Railway Panic



Illustration, Drollery

Relevant illustrations:



Railways, Transport, Commerce, Charlatanry

    Shows the face of a shocked railway speculator, cleverly shaped to look like an aerial view of a steam locomotive. For example, the mouth of the speculator is made to resemble the smoke stack.

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