A Scotchman Visiting Monte Carlo by H M Bateman
A Scotchman, ordered to the Riviera for his health, makes the mistake of visiting Monte Carlo by H M Bateman. This illustration shows a man from Scotland being carried away by worried officials after spending time in the casino. It way be that he has lost some money gambling and cannot understand the consequences. He has fainted away and is red in the face. Bateman frequently made stereotypical jokes about the miserly reputation of the Scottish.
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St Philomena (Full)
SAINT PHILOMENA Though much venerated by the Cure d'Ars and others, this Roman martyr never lived - her supposed existence arose from an archeological mistake Date: NEVER
© Mary Evans Picture Library
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A Top Notcher
Cartoon, A Top Notcher. One of the silly mistakes one makes when paying golf when it snows in Scotland. A short sighted golfer mistakes a bobble hat for the ball. Please note: Credit must appear as Courtesy of the Estate of Mrs J.C.Robinson/Pollinger Ltd/ILN/Mary Evan"
© Courtesy of the estate of Mrs J.C.Robinson/Pollinger Ltd/ILN/Mary Evans Picture Library
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