The Great Ryde Tragedy

The Great Ryde Tragedy. Angelina: — “Oh, Edwin, if you love me, save, oh, save, my best back hair!.” Signed with monogram “AT” lower left. Source: Fun (14 October 1865): 44. Courtesy of the Suzy Covey Comic Book Collection in the George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida. Click on image to enlarge it.

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Last modified 27 March 2016