Oh, how the skies have changed! In my day, one could take one’s balloon transport for a float on a summer night and not worry about cannon fire or being kidnapped by men in full evening attire.
Do be careful up there, students. And remember, being captured by sky pirates is a poor excuse for missing classes.
It is 150 years since the world’s first underground railway system was created. These posters are from the London Transport Museum’s exhibition titled Poster Art 150: London Underground’s Greatest Designs. (via Brain Picker)
Are you interested in finishing?
In two weeks time our faculty will post the most commendable efforts and reward them with an advanced reading copy of Gail Carriger’s novel chronicling the second year of finishing school.
Good luck, my dears! And remember, if there are admissions officers to be blackmailed, blackmail them.