Muddle-headed Kay (mhw) wrote,
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I'm reading the Pelican A History of London Life, by Mitchell and Leys, and I just found this on page 321, in a section on Victorian popular theatre:

"Interspersed among these titles are to be found also those of contemporary plays, which throw a strong light upon public taste. [...] Others have such fascinating titles as: My Wife's Dentist, Unprotected Female, The Negro of Wapping, The Death Plank and The Phantom Breakfast."

Right. Your task for today, if you're feeling creative, is a short synopsis of any of those titles. I should dearly love to see the last two, but feel free to choose.
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