May 12.—Got a single copy of the Blackfriars Bi-weekly News.
There was a short list of several names they had omitted; but the stupid
people had mentioned our names as “Mr. and Mrs. C. Porter.”
Most annoying! Wrote again and I took particular care to write
our name in capital letters, POOTER, so that there should be
no possible mistake this time.
The Diary of a Nobody
is the fictitious diary of Charles Pooter, written by George
Grossmith and originally serialised in Punch magazine in 1888 and 1889.
The text of this version is taken from
the Gutenberg etext
, and the weblog
format was engineered by Kevan Davis
(initially a straight
weblog in 2004, then rewritten as an auto RSS generator in April 2007).