AN EXPENSIVE PARASOL.
One fine summer’s morning, thirteen, years ago, when the German gambling season was at its height, the late M. and' Madame Blanc started from Wisbaden at an early hour to spend the day at Horn* burg. Upon arriving at their destination, Madame Blanc discovered that she had. left her parasol at home, and insisted her husband should buy her a new one. , Somewhat reluctantly he invested eighty; francs in a parasol of great beauty, but forthwith resolved to recoup himaelf fioy so unwonted an extravagance :at Ifha
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 500, 24 November 1881
AN EXPENSIVE PARASOL. Ashburton Guardian, Volume III, Issue 500, 24 November 1881
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