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Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 152, April 18, 1917   By:

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"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 152, April 18, 1917" is a clever and humorous collection of satire and commentary on various topics of the time. The wit and sharp humor found within these pages are sure to entertain and delight readers of all backgrounds. With a keen eye for social commentary and a unique British flair, this volume offers a glimpse into the cultural and political landscape of the early 20th century. Whether you're a fan of political cartoons, clever wordplay, or simply enjoy a good laugh, this collection is sure to please. Highly recommended for anyone looking for a lighthearted and entertaining read.

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VOL. 152.

April 18th, 1917.


The growing disposition to declare war against her is causing genuine concern in Germany, where it is feared that there may not be enough interned German vessels to go round.

An Austrian General is reported to have been overwhelmed by an avalanche of snow, and at Easter time a number of patriotic English people were offering, in view of the usefulness of the stuff for military purposes, to forgo their own ration.

The question of Parliamentary reform has been under discussion in the House of Commons. That the Legislature should attempt to deal with reforms of any kind which have not been previously demanded by the Daily Press is regarded in certain quarters as a most dangerous precedent.

Immediately north of the Siegfried line, the experts explain, is a new German position, which they have christened the Wotan line. It will not be long before we hear of fresh German activities in the Götterdämmerung line.

Thousands of men at the docks are boycotting public houses as a protest against increased prices. A deputation of licensed victuallers will shortly wait upon the Government to inform them that their action in restricting the brewers' output is likely to have the deplorable effect of making drinking unpopular... Continue reading book >>

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