Unsatisfactory Arithmetic

Unsatisfactory Arithmetic

Signed with initials “ECD” (Edward C. Dalziel)

Fun 28 (28 January 1880): 31

Parson: — “I wish to complain, Mrs. Diggins, of the conduct of your daughter at thee Sunday school to=day; it was rude in the extreme.”

Mrs. D: — “Ah, it’s what they taches her at that theer board school as dun it' yesterday she come home, as she says, “‘Mother, they are a-taching of me vulgar fraxshuns.’ What can you expex after that, Sir?”

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