The zany humor of “Just a Picnic at Whipsnade” is Heath Robinson’s trademark. Of the two picnics here, the lion has got the better deal. It also helps knowing that Whipsnade is England’s biggest zoo, near Luton, an hour and twenty minutes north of London.

Featured Image:   Heath Robinson. “Just a Picnic at Whipsnade,” In Absurdities. London: Hutchinson & Co. Ltd., 1934

See: Heath Robinson.  Absurdities. London: Hutchinson & Co. Ltd., 1934.