The Age of Air
Aeronautics, Railways, Transport, Engineering, Periodicals, Commerce
Responds to plans for atmospheric railways and balloons carrying people 'from all the suburban places of amusement'. Notices the launch of Balloon, a periodical which Punch suspects will only have a few readers. Agrees that it is an 'Age of Air', especially given the 'innumerable railway bubbles that are being continually blown off'.
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