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  Punch magazine
Punch, or The London Charivari was a British weekly magazine founded in 1841 by Henry Mayhew and a wood engraver named Ebenezer Landells.
Punch was responsible for the modern use of the word 'cartoon' to refer to a comic satirical drawing.
The magazine was intended to be humorous and satirical, and to signify this intent, took as its name and masthead figure the anarchic glove puppet Mr.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/pu/Punch.html   (237 words)

 Punch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The page layout (fig.1) of Punch magazine, a work of precise, elegant restraint, persisted from the magazine’s founding in 1841 for almost a hundred years, the only change being an increase in text size in the 1890s.
The satirical Punch was heir to this scene (the tax had been reduced from 4d to 1d in 1836).
The rustic lettering of the name; Mr Punch smirking at his self-contained little dog joke; and the encircling cornucopia-cavalcade of mirth; these are a gentler form of satire, emphasizing the humour of the brand.
www.shinntype.com /Assets/Depts/Essays/Punch/CL_punch.html   (1623 words)

 Punch - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Punch (drink), various mixed drinks often containing fruit or fruit juice, sometimes alcoholic
Hole punch, device to pierce holes in a material.
Punch, or The Tragical Comedy or Comical Tragedy of Mr.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Punch   (129 words)

 Punch, or the London Charivari: An Introduction
The title of the famous magazine of Victorian humour, Punch, is probably short for Punchinello, adapted from the Neapolitan dialectal "polecenella," a young turkey cock, to the hooked bill of which the hooked nose of Punch's mask in the Commedia del Arte bears some resemblance.
In 1843 Punch Magazine published Thomas Hood's poem "The Song of the Shirt." This powerful indictment of capitalism was supported by cartoons such as "Capital and Labour" and "Cheap Clothing", by John Leech, that illustrated the growth of inequality that was taking place in Britain during the 1840s.
Although Punch Magazine supported Moral Force Chartists it was totally opposed to those such as Feargus O'Connor who advocated the use of force to obtain the vote.
www.victorianweb.org /periodicals/punch/pva44.html   (915 words)

 Propaganda Postcards of the Great War, Punch cards
"Punch" magazine was a British illustrated periodical published from 1841 to 1992.
Punch", the cynical and abusive character in the early Victorian children's marionette plays "Punch and Judy".
Starting in 1888, the year Wilhelm II ascended the imperial throne in Germany, the satirists of "Punch" cast a wary eye upon the bellicose Kaiser, whose public pronouncements, foreign intrigues and strident militarism became increasingly erratic and pronounced as his reign progressed.
www.ww1-propaganda-cards.com /punch_cards.html   (423 words)

 Punch (magazine) -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Punch; the name also referred to a joke made early on about the magazine's first editor, Mark Lemon, that "punch is nothing without lemon." Punch was responsible for the modern use of the word 'cartoon' to refer to a comic drawing.
The magazine's archive and other memorabilia associated with the magazine was acquired by the British Library in March 2004.
Cartoons from Punch magazine are commonly used in GCSE History examinations to reflect the conservative views of the middle class.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Punch_(magazine)   (595 words)

 BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Arts | Library purchases Punch archive
"Punch magazine is a national treasure, a British institution," said Mr Al Fayed.
Punch was launched in the summer of 1841, at a time that saw an upsurge in radical politics, and took a stance as the "defender of the oppressed and scourge of all authority".
Among the items in the archive is the famous Punch table inscribed with the initials of past contributors.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/entertainment/arts/3676253.stm   (312 words)

 Punch Magazine
Punch is an arts and pop culture magazine published on the First Friday of each month in Ellensburg, Washington.
Punch is self-funded and created by a volunteer staff.
Punch is a not-for-profit arts and culture 'zine created by a volunteer staff.
www.punchzine.com /volume_one.html   (417 words)

 BBC NEWS | Business | Punch magazine to fold
The satirical magazine Punch is to close down after almost 161 years, brought down by big financial losses.
Punch was costing £40,000 ($58,000) per issue to produce but subscriptions had sunk to only 6,000, he said.
Punch was launched in the summer of 1841, at a time of an upsurge in radical politics, and took a stance as the "defender of the oppressed and scourge of all authority."
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/business/2015639.stm   (381 words)

Welcome to the website of Punch magazine and Punch Cartoon Library, the world’s best and largest repository of cartoon art available for licensing.
Punch, the magazine of humour and satire, ran from 1841 until its closure in 2002.
The world’s finest cartoonists appeared in Punch: such great names as Tenniel, E H Shepard, Fougasse, and Pont.
www.punch.co.uk   (147 words)

 DJC.COM: HARRODS ENTREPRENEUR REVIVES `PUNCH' MAGAZINE, provided by Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce
He said Punch considers The New Yorker a role model and competitor, hiring top writers and cartoonists in hopes that the magazine will become a must-read in Britain.
Punch was founded on July 17, 1841, and became known for sharp satire, commentary, distinctive cartoons and a cover featuring a pointy-nosed character called Mr.
Punch is even credited with inventing the word "cartoon" as used in its present sense.
www.djc.com /news/general/10006835.html   (649 words)

 Punch-Magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
LONDON (AP) - The archive of the British satirical magazine Punch has been sold to the British Library, its former owner said Friday.
Punch was first published in 1841, and folded in 1992 after steady falls in circulation.
"Punch magazine is a national treasure, a British institution," said al Fayed, whose son Dodi died in a car crash with Diana, Princess of Wales, in 1997.
www.cp.org /english/online/full/media/040430/X043028AU.html   (179 words)

 Punch Magazine
As well as John Leech, who was with the magazine from the start, Richard Doyle and Archibald Henning produced the drawings.
Jerrold continued to work for the magazine, but in 1850, Richard Doyle left in protest at what he saw as an anti-Catholic campaign.
Whenever Punch has during my lifetime shown strong bias, he has been usually on the side I consider wrong, but a chronicler I discovered, at the age of thirteen, his unique value, and have been grateful for it ever since.
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /Jpunch.htm   (1108 words)

 Naked Punch Review
Naked Punch is an independent publication working in association with the Forum for European Philosophy
Naked Punch is a quarterly publication, a movement of thought, and an active organiser of cultural and political events.
The new issue of Naked Punch is now printed and will be available from the beginning of June.
www.nakedpunch.com   (349 words)

 Punch magazine folding - again - smh.com.au
The classic British satirical magazine Punch, revived six years ago, is ceasing publication again after serious financial losses.
The original Punch had shut down in 1992 after more than a century and a half of publishing irreverent humour.
The first edition of the original Punch was published on July 17, 1841 and the magazine developed a reputation for satire.
www.smh.com.au /articles/2002/05/30/1022569813865.html   (238 words)

 Punch Magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Stephen notified us that these were published in England and the magazine was in print for over a century.
The middle to upper class were the ones who were reading this magazine, and the comics are making fun of them.
Even though the countries were supposed to be doing everything they could for the war, there were still those who chose to sit around and drink tea in the most elaborate dresses.
web.mala.bc.ca /davies/History482Discussion/00000023.htm   (221 words)

 Punch magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Naked Punch magazine embodies this spirit, by letting different modes of expression.
Punch magazine Punch, or The London Charivari was a British weekly.
Punch doesn't pull its punches on the new Creepy-crawlies exhibition punch magazine...
www.forbestvacation.com /punch+magazine.html   (289 words)

 punchmagazine.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Punch was a British weekly magazine of humour and satire published from 1841 to 1992 and from 1996 to 2002.
A magazine is a periodical publication containing a variety of articles, generally financed by advertising and/or purchase by readers.
There are images of Punch magazine, click here to view them
wiki.jumis.com /Punch_magazine   (102 words)

 The Punch Cartoons Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Welcome to the Punch Cartoon Page, a project put together by students in History 387: Studies in Victorian Culture and Society: Prejudice and Policy.
Students were also given the option, in 1997, of writing their end of term research paper, not as a conventional paper, but with this web site in mind.
The Punch Cartoons Page was originally created by John Newbegin and then modified by A. Wohl.
projects.vassar.edu /punch   (153 words)

 The Pennsylvania Punch Bowl   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Cracked Magazine * Jest Magazine * Stanford Chapparal * Dartmouth Jack-o-Lantern * Harvard Demon * M.I.T. Voo Doo * Michigan State Puffery * Princeton Tiger * University of Maryland Cow Nipple * University of Michigan Gargoyle * University of Texas Travesty * Virginia Tech Monkey Wrench * Yale Record * UC Berkeley Heuristic Squelch
In the coming years I hope that Amy reaches her target weight, the nursing students move on to solid food, and the Punch Bowl staff catches that elusive cheetah covered in Vaseline.
The Pennsylvania Punch Bowl is a satirical publication.
dolphin.upenn.edu /~pbowl   (353 words)

 Punch Magazine Reborn Online - CyberJournalist.net - Punch Magazine Reborn Online
The classic British satirical magazine Punch, which closed down earlier this year after 161 years, has been reborn online.
Punch hopes to make money by selling high-quality copies of the magazine's cartoons and licensing them.
The new online magazine can be seen at punch.co.uk.
www.cyberjournalist.net /news/000827.php   (328 words)

 Punch magazine - ,MMI Movie Review: Punch Drunk Love,CyberJournalist.net: Punch Magazine Reborn Online,eBay.co.uk: ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Find Punch Magazine 1923 Two Volumes collectable in the Books, Comics Magazines, Magazines, Antiques Collectables category on eBay.co.uk.
Find Punch Magazine Featuring Quinton Hogg 17th Nov 1965 in the Books, Comics Magazines, Magazines, Humour category on eBay.ie.
Find punch magazine jan 4 1961 featuring pg woodhouse in the Books, Comics Magazines, Magazines, Humour category on eBay.co.uk.
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 magazine punch
Viking Executive Pewter Punch Metal Magazine File - Unbranded
VIKING EXECUTIVE PEWTER PUNCH METAL RANGE - A stylish and practical range of desk accessories.
We endeavour to keep as up to date as possible but prices are subject to change and may vary from those indicated.
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 Punch magazine to fold - smh.com.au
London: The classic British satirical magazine Punch, revived six years ago, is ceasing publication again after serious financial losses.
Al Fayed said the Punch name would live on through its Web site.
Pop diva Diana Ross enters California rehab centre
www.smh.com.au /articles/2002/05/30/1022569813138.html   (240 words)

 The Food Timeline: history notes--meals & restaurants
According to the English magazine Punch (August 1, 1896), brunch was 'introduced...last year by Mr.
Plates filled with sandwiches, cakes, little cookies, salted nuts, and if the menu is elaborate, with salads, or other foods, are arranged down the sides of the table, with the silver and china needed in their service, laid close by.
If guests are numerous, the punch may be served from a separate table.
www.foodtimeline.org /foodfaq7.html   (17651 words)

 eBay - punch magazine bound, Books items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 BUBL LINK: Internet resources by type
Includes biographies of 35 women who played a prominent part in the struggle for equality, a database of written primary sources produced by, or about, these thirty-five women and a collection of visual images that reflect the different views on the emancipation of women.
Includes cartoons from The Vote Magazine, Punch and Anti-Suffrage Postcards.
Also covers newspapers and journals, both national and provincial, including The Times, The Edinburgh Review, and Blackwood's Magazine, as well as radical 19th century publications like The Poor Man's Guardian and The Black Dwarf.
www.bubl.ac.uk /link/types/biographies.htm   (3475 words)

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