Fun. (5 April 1873): 144. Courtesy of the Suzy Covey Comic Book Collection in the George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida. Click on image to enlarge it.. John Gordon Thomson (1841-1911). Source:
Energetic Servant of the London General Omnibus Co. (at Mansion House): — “Marbl’ Arch, Reg’nt Circ’s, West-end! WEST END!!”
Foreign Gentleman responds: — “Poot me down at ze West-Endia Docks!”
Xenophobia, comment on the unhelpfulness to strangers of the conductor, or both> Why is this plate so crowded with people, such as the veiled woman who dominates the picture, irrelevant to the caption? Is that a Bobby or a Firefighter at the right?
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