Acute Chinamania

Acute Chinamania by George DuMaurier. Punch's Almanack for 1875 (Originally appeared December 17, 1874).

May. “Mamma! Mamma! don't go on like this, pray!!

Mamma (who has smashed a favourite pot “What have I left to live for?”

May. “Haven't you got me, Mamma?”

Mamma.“You, Child! You're not Unique!! There are six of you — a Complete Set!!”

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