Grumpy old fart!!!

"If you talk to God you're religious. If God talks to you, you're psychotic."

Nona Otero – The Parlour Maid – The Sketch – Wednesday 25th April 1928


August 9, 2020 - Posted by | Maid, Maids, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , ,

5 Comments »

  1. Hello. Is this this 4-25-28 issue which features HR Wakefield’s “Blind Man’s Buff” short story?

    Comment by Theodore Cormey | February 7, 2022 | Reply

    • I checked and it is, page 22

      Comment by summertime75 | February 7, 2022 | Reply

      • I appreciate you checking. Thank you! I’m trying to substantiate the chronology of that particular story. Appears here a full year prior to Wakefield’s Old Man’s Beard collection. Gotta track down a magazine copy!

        Comment by Theodore Cormey | February 7, 2022

      • Try the New Archive that’s where I found the piece, unfortunately I don’t have a copy of the original

        Comment by summertime75 | February 7, 2022

      • I’ll take a gander. Curious if initial copyright w/ Illustrated London News Company.Thanks for the tip!

        Comment by Theodore Cormey | February 8, 2022


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