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Punch1900_C_001.jpg
Two men, Binks and Simpkins, are discussing the state of affairs in South Africa, Binks wishes to be there to lead the British, Simpkins is unsure of his abilities. The cartoon shows the more outlandish style of Binks as being patterned whereas…

Punch1881_P_002.jpg
The Cartoon shows a man getting ready for the day, noting that women do not care about appearances as the caption notes, "Proceeds, as usual, to squeeze his neck into a collar which prevents him from turning his head, his feet into tight boots which…

Punch1880_C_002.jpg
This cartoon depicts two men standing and talking and one responds to the other mocking his thin legs by saying, "My dear fellow, we can't all be cart-horses. Usefulness isn't everything, you know; and there must be a few thoroughbreds here and there…

Vane - 1895 - A Tramp's Romance..pdf
This story from The Strand Magazine, published in January 1895. This story details the adventure of a poor, but gallant Tramp who happens upon two lost young women during a rainstorm. He helps them and falls in love with one of the women only to…

Andrews - 1906 - Miss WINSTON'S WEDDING-DAY..pdf
This story from The Strand Magazine is about a young woman, Sybil Winston, is about to be married to a man she thinks does not love her, Lord Peterborough, and she decides to flee from him. Sybil learns more about man she is engaged to and another…
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