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Joke ID 66

Work: [1] 'The Book of Humour, ...'(1880, book)
> Transcription: [52] from page : 48
>> Joke: 66

A ConditionalPrayer.

At the timethat the war was raging on the Continent, an honest woman, who had a son in the army, was much concerned about him, and sent the following recommendation to the minister of a parish church for the prayers of the faithful, which read as follows:— "Rememberin prayer a young man in the army— if he be living !"



  • Book title: The Book of Humour, Wit & Wisdom. A manual of table-talk. [By L. C. Gent?]]
  • Date: 1880
  • Joke taken from: Page 48
  • Book Editor: GENT, L. C.
  • City: London, Edinburgh
  • Country: England, Scotland
  • Added by: ben
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