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Dandy Dogs (The Strand, 1896)
Think pampered pooches are a modern development? Think again! Diamond collars, designer jackets and French fashions were available to the well-do-do Victorian dog as well!
Eric's Birthday Party (CFM, 1884)
Recipes and entertainment tips for a birthday celebration.
Police 'Prentices (CFM, 1875)
What it takes to become a London "Bobby".
A Queer Pet (St. Nicholas Magazine, 1889)
The short but interesting life of a two-headed turtle.
Card-Sharpers and Their Work (The Strand, 1895)
A look at the many curious devices card-sharps use to conceal that much-needed ace.
Russian Cross-Stitch Embroidery (The Lady's Realm, 1901)
Some beautiful, unusual embroidery patterns.
The Proctor and His "Bulldogs" (CFM, 1884)
A look at the gentleman charged with maintaining good behavior amongst Oxford students.
Cakes for Afternoon Tea (GOP, 1892)
Sultana cakes, seed cakes, walnut cake, feather cakes of every flavor... your tea-party will surely be a success with these recipes!
Garden and Field in March (CFM, 1875)
A monthly series on the seasons in the English countryside - the birds, beasts, and flowers to be seen, along with tips on what to do in the garden, and natural history notes.
Precious Stones: Their Homes, Histories and Influence (GOP, 1894)
An eight-part series on the lore and history of precious stones. For March: More Diamonds.
Things in Season, in Market and Kitchen (GOP, 1899)
Suggested menu for the month, based on what is to be found in the market, and what is appropriate for the weather.
Fiction: The Laggard Letter's Luck (Demorest, 1889)
Who will win the fair lady - Bob, or "Francisco Wolf-Browne" (formerly known as Frank)?
Aristocracy of the Doggy World (The Strand, 1892)
Pictorial feature.
Odds and Ends (GOP, 1897)
A fascinating round-up of news, notes and trivia from around the Victorian world.

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Magazine Abbreviations:
CFM = Cassell's Family Magazine GOP = Girl's Own Paper ILA = Illustrated London Almanack S = The Strand
AM = Atlantic Monthly C = Century Magazine D = Demorest's Monthly Magazine G = Godey's Lady's Book H = Harper's Monthly
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