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Punch (14 October 1876)

Irate Young Lady. “Mr. Cox, I declare your Machines are the worst I ever saw! There's not even a Looking-glass!”

Proprietor of Bathing Machines. “Why, Miss, if there was a Looking-glass, we couldn't get you Ladies out of them 'ere Machines for Howers and Howers!”

Image from Internet Archive. Text and formating by George P. Landow

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