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Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 152, April 25, 1917   By:

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"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 152, April 25, 1917" provides a fascinating glimpse into the social and political landscape of early 20th century England. Through its satirical cartoons, humorous articles, and witty commentary, the magazine offers a unique perspective on the events of the time. Readers will appreciate the clever wit and sharp insight displayed by the writers and illustrators of Punch, making it a highly enjoyable read for anyone interested in history or satire. Overall, this volume serves as a valuable historical document that sheds light on the attitudes and concerns of the era.

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VOL. 152.

April 25th, 1917.


THE Gazette des Ardennes states that German is becoming a more and more "popular tongue" in the occupied districts. The inhabitants, we understand, are looking forward with great pleasure to telling the Huns in German what they have always thought of them in French.

It is now reported that, following the example of Professor SMYTHE, of Chicago, a number of distinguished Americans have bequeathed their brains to the Cornell Institute for scientific research. The rumour that the German CROWN PRINCE has offered the contents of his headpiece awaits confirmation.

The British offensive has been arrested, says the Vossische Zeitung . Presumably for exceeding the speed limit.

A gossip writer says he is of the opinion that there will be a great revolution in Germany and that the KAISER will be at the head of it. It would be only decent to give him, say, a couple of lengths start.

Over one million persons visited the Zoo last year. The chief attraction appears to have been a German gentleman from the Cameroons who is being accommodated in the Monkey House.

A North London employer is advertising for men "any age up to one hundred years... Continue reading book >>

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