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Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 156, April 23, 1919   By:

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Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 156, April 23, 1919 is a delightful collection of humorous and satirical illustrations and articles from the famous British magazine. This volume provides readers with a glimpse into the political and social issues of the time, as well as the wit and cleverness of the writers and artists who contributed to Punch.

The magazine covers a wide range of topics, from current events to everyday life, all presented with a sharp and witty sense of humor. The illustrations are charming and add an extra layer of entertainment to the text. Readers will find themselves chuckling at the clever wordplay and clever observations throughout the volume.

Overall, Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 156, April 23, 1919 is a wonderful read for anyone interested in British humor and satire. It is a time capsule of the attitudes and concerns of the early 20th century, presented in a way that is both entertaining and informative. I highly recommend this volume to fans of classic comedy and satire.

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VOL. 156

APRIL 23, 1919


"Hull electors," declared a Radical contemporary, "have dealt the Coalition a stinging rebuke." But not, as others claim, the coupon de grace .

À propos , a Woking butcher was fined last week for being thirty two thousand coupons short. The report that he has since received a letter of condolence from Mr. LLOYD GEORGE is not confirmed.

A correspondent who has a latchkey would like to hear from a gentleman who could fit a house to it.

A food inspector at Chatham admitted that he could not tell the difference between No. 1 grade tinned beef and No. 2 grade. The old plan of calling one grade Rover and the other Fido seems to have been abolished since the War.

The EX CROWN PRINCE, in a recent interview with a Danish newspaper man, called LUDENDORFF a liar. LUDENDORFF is believed to be preparing a crushing rejoinder, in which he calls the EX CROWN PRINCE a Hohenzollern.

"The new Bolsheviks," says The Philatelist , "are fetching eight shillings a pair." It doesn't say where they are fetching it from, but it is clear that he loot business has declined since the days of the old Bolsheviks.

The United States Government has purchased four million pounds of frozen chickens for the American army... Continue reading book >>

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