Lily Green at the Town Hall Hospital, Oxford, item 40

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 Ink drawing of a shop with clothes in the background and two men: a customer in an ill-fitting suit and the secondhand dealer looking at the man and scratching his head. 

 Text below drawing: 

Secondhand dealer: Mein gootness, you people vos never pleathed.

Customer: Oh, the suit fits all right, guv'ner, only the trousers

don't seem very comfortable under the arms.

 Signed to the right and below: 

H.F.D.

May 2, 1913

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 Ink drawing of a shop with clothes in the background and two men: a customer in an ill-fitting suit and the secondhand dealer looking at the man and scratching his head. 

 Text below drawing: 

Secondhand dealer: Mein gootness, you people vos never pleathed.

Customer: Oh, the suit fits all right, guv'ner, only the trousers

don't seem very comfortable under the arms.

 Signed to the right and below: 

H.F.D.

May 2, 1913


Transcription history
  • April 7, 2017 04:00:03 Cheryl Ellsworth

     Ink drawing of a shop with clothes in the background and two men: a customer in an ill-fitting suit and the secondhand dealer looking at the man and scratching his head. 

     Text below drawing: 

    Secondhand dealer: Mein gootness, you people vos never pleathed.

    Customer: Oh, the suit fits all right, guv'ner, only the trousers

    don't seem very comfortable under the arms.

     Signed to the right and below: 

    H.F.D.

    May 2, 1913

  • March 27, 2017 21:45:29 Ann Allan

     Ink drawing of a shop with clothes in the background and two men: a customer in an ill-fitting suit and the secondhand dealer looking at the man and scratching his head. 

     Text below drawing: 

    Secondhand dealer: Mein gootness, you people vos never pleathed.

    Customer: Oh, the suit fits all right, guv'ner. only the trousers

    don't seem very comfortable under the arms.

     Signed to the right and below: 

    H.F.D.

    May 2, 1913


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