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Joke ID 1167

Work: [19] 'Lloyd's Weekly Newsp...'(31/05/1891, periodical)
> Transcription: [534] from page : 7
>> Joke: 1167

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The movement against the unrestricted in-portation of foreign papers is, we are pleased to see, gaining ground. Why should the continent send us its superflous poor ? Have we not enough of our own ? It pleases our "amour propre" that old England should be called the asylum of the world ; but it is our-selves alone who ought to be in it.

Moonshine

From:

  • Newspaper title:Lloyd's Weekly Newspaper
  • Date:31/05/1891
  • Article Title: Jokes of the Day
  • Joke taken from: Page 7
  • Book Editor:None
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