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Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 159, September 29th, 1920 by Various
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VOL. 159.

September 29th, 1920.


An epidemic of measles is reported in the North. It seems that in these
days of strikes people are either coming out in sympathy or in spots.

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The secret of industrial peace, says a sporting paper, is more
entertainment for the masses. We have often wondered what our workers do to
while away the time between strikes.

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"The cost of living for working-class families," says Mr. C.A. MCCURDY, the
Food Controller, "will probably increase by 9s. 6d. a week at Christmas."
That is, of course, if Christmas ever comes.

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