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Victorian Era Cartoons from Punch magazine

The Telephone. Musical Mistress of House ("on hospitable thoughts intent"). "Now, recollect, Robert, at a quarter to nine turn on 'Voi che Sapete' from Covent Garden; at ten let in the stringed quartette from St James's Hall; and at eleven turn the last quartette from 'Rigolletto' [sic] full on. But mind you close one tap before opening the other!" Buttons. "Yes, Mum!"

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The Telephone. Musical Mistress of House ("on hospitable thoughts intent"). "Now, recollect, Robert, at a quarter to nine turn on 'Voi che Sapete' from Covent Garden; at ten let in the stringed quartette from St James's Hall; and at eleven turn the last quartette from 'Rigolletto' [sic] full on. But mind you close one tap before opening the other!" Buttons. "Yes, Mum!"