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Joke ID 7

Work: [1] 'The Book of Humour, ...'(1880, book)
> Transcription: [6] from page : 17
>> Joke: 7

A Piercing Eye.

Miss Pope, one evening in the green-room of the theatre, expatiating in all the warmth of her early enthusiasm on the genius of Garrick, and on his fine features, exclaimed,— "What an eye he had! it looked as if it could pierce through a deal board." Then," said Wewitzer,itmust have been a gimlet eye I"

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  • Book title: The Book of Humour, Wit & Wisdom. A manual of table-talk. [By L. C. Gent?]]
  • Date: 1880
  • Joke taken from: Page 17
  • Book Editor: GENT, L. C.
  • City: London, Edinburgh
  • Country: England, Scotland
  • Added by: ben
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