The Public Examination of Mrs Davis.s Scholars by her Brother the Mare.Question. Now spell mace, M-a-c-e very well now whats the use of it. Please Sir to put in Mothers Puddinds. Ha thats the worst of that foolish Old Johnson he didn't know how to make proper distinctions well a Mace is a kind of a whatycallim thats carryed before the Lord Chancellor...Well well stop. Now whats the meaning of the North Pole. Please Sir I havnt got so far as that yet. Upon hearing the last answer the young Rouge at his Elbow burst into a loud Laugh and then whisperd that he didnt think he ever would.
Pen and ink drawing. 369 x 274mm. 14½ x 10¾". Trimmed.
A sketched classroom scene, with humorous dialogue below.
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