Movie of a Man and a Hot Mince Pie

Clare Briggs

Clare Briggs

Clare Briggs is a famous cartoonist who lived from 1875 to 1930. Poems by Wilbur Nesbitt.

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2 Responses

  1. Avatar Jaybird says:

    This is the earliest version I think I’ve seen of that joke. (The version I’m familiar with from the 70’s uses pizza.)

    (I suppose, technically, Goldilocks and the 3 Bears might be a variant…)Report

  2. Avatar James K says:

    I had always thought hat meat pies were entirely foreign to the US, but it seems at one point they were eaten often enough for this to work as a joke.

    How very interesting.Report