'Lady Baring's servant in trying to recover his hat...', 1835.
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'Lady Baring's servant in trying to recover his hat 'fortunately for himself precipitated into a Pond'. Ink cartoon by Charles Alexander Saunders (1796-1864), first secretary of the Great Western Railway 1833-1863. A satirical look at the hazards of early railway travel.