Rodney and Otamatea Times, Waitemata and Kaipara Gazette , 11 November 1914, Page 6
The gtiests at the hydropath tabl« were discussing diets.
"I lived on eggs and milk for two months," remarked one lady, "and gained ten pounds."
"And I," said a gentleman, "lived over a year on nothing but milk, and gained weight every day !'•' -
"Mercy!" came the -chorus, did you manage to do ffc?"
The gentleman smiled. "I cannot say that I remember," lie replied, "but I presume my method was similar to that of other babies." 249