His Broadcast Master's Voice by George Studdy
A spoof on the famous His Master's Voice logo featuring a dog listening to a gramophone; Bonzo, the comic canine creation of George Studdy, is frightened out of his wits when he ears the voice of his owner while he is in the middle of chewing and destroying his pair of shoes. Credit line must read: Estate of George Studdy/Gresham Marketing Ltd./Mary Evan"
© Estate of George Studdy/Gresham Marketing Ltd./Mary Evans
British Mission to Tibet: the combat at the wall across the
Colonel Younghusband's mission to Lassa:the punishment of the recalcitrant Tibetans at Guru. Fighting breaks out during parley between the British and the Tibetans. The Tibetans were armed with swords, leather cannon and long oriental matchlocks, which were no match for the heavy musketry and fire from two quick-firing mountain cannons.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
Nicholas Nickleby as an assistant to Wackford Squeers
Nicholas Nickelby (left) gets a low-paying job as an assistant to Wackford Squeers, who runs the school Dotheboys Hall in Yorkshire. Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens was originally published as a serial from 1838 to 1839, it was Dickens's third novel. Date: circa 1840s
1840s, Assistant, Cane, Charles, Dickens, Dickens, Dotheboys, Existence, Hall, Job, Low Paying, Mar19, Miserable, Nicholas, Nickelby, Poor, Poverty, Punishment, Runs, School, Schoolmaster, Schoolteacher, Squeers, Teacher, Teaching, Unpleasant, Wackford, Yorkshire