A sample of “humor” from the early Liberator

Under the title, Coming to the Point, this appears in the Jan 22, 1831 edition:   “A young lady while walking with a gentleman, stumbled, and when her companion, to prevent her fall, grasped her hand somewhat tightly, ‘Oh, sir!’, she simpered, ‘if it comes to that, you must ask my pa!’ “

Be First to Comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *