Suffragette Bombs and Bottom
Suffragette Bombs and Bottom. Gentleman in a top hat encounters with some surprise a well built suffragette with an enormous bottom. Somewhat taken aback he remarks, 'Well, I've heard about suffragettes and their bombs!!' Date: circa 1913
© The March of the Women Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library
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Captain Davies encounters two German sentries, Messines
'Captain Davies (1st/8th Btn. Royal Warwickshire Regiment - TF) encounters two German sentries while on an evening reconnaissance - Messines, June 1915. 'Deeds That Thrill The Empire' - Page 242. W. Avis'
© David Cohen Fine Art/Mary Evans Picture Library
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Boating on the River Thames, 1879
Illustration showing two scenes of boating on the River Thames, during the Summer of 1879. At top left, a young girl in her canoe encounters a family of swans. The main picture shows a large gentleman sitting down to lunch, in his skiff, as his hired boatman opens a bottle of drink.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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