The Abode of Mystery
John Gordon Thomson (1841-1911), artist
Dalziel Brothers, engravers
Fun (26 June 1878): 265
Professor Dizzy: — “Observe, ladies and gentlemen, there is no deception. I place this article in my hat, and from it I will produce peace, war, or anything else you please.”
Rather shockingly, Queen Victoria appears as Disraeli’s “speaking machine.” The St. Petersburg Courier takes the form of a snail.
Courtesy of the Suzy Covey Comic Book Collection in the George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida.
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