Logic by Leonard Raven-Hill (1867-1942). 1904; signed "L Raven Hill" lower right. Punch (17 February 1904): 123. From the Internet Archive online version of a copy in the University of Iowa Library. Click on image to enlarge it

Stout Party: — “What! no room! Ain’t that Man just got out> If People can get out, People can get in!”

Another of the many Victorian and Edwardian cartoons finding humor in crowded omnibuses and railway carriages, especially when women with large skirts try to enter an already full vehicle or compartment.

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