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MR. SPONGE'S SPORTING TOUR

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A serial reading from Surtees
5, ' The Flat-Hat Hunt ' told by G. H. Dayne
Our hero at length gets within striking distance of Lord Scamperdale. Lord Scamperdale's hunt was not the most polished in the world
... of course, his lordship gave the tone to the whole ... his ' particular ' Jack Spraggon , the man whom he mounted, and who was made much in his own mould, sported, like his patron, a pair of great broad-rimmed tortoise-shell spectacles.
(From North)

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Unknown: Flat-Hat Hunt
Told By: G. H. Dayne
Unknown: Jack Spraggon

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