The New Minister 'Boy. D'ye No' Ken It's the Sawbath?'
Boy '– Oh. Ay. Fine. – but this Is Work O' Necessity.'
Minister 'An' Hoo Is That?'
Boy 'the Meenisters' Comin' Tae Dinner. An' We've Got Naethin' Tae Gie 'Im.'
Bert Thomas (1883-1966)
Signed, inscribed with title and 'to dear george stampa' and dated 1920
Pen and ink
13 ½ x 9 ½
George Loraine Stampa
Punch, 28 January 1920, Page 65
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