Belcher, George (1875 - 1947)
'Butcher: Has your husband got any work Mrs Green? Customer: 'No e'aint doin'nothin'. Yer see e's bein waintin' for years expecting to start on the channel tunnel'. Charcoal and watercolour. Signed and inscribed. Illustrated: 'Punch', 30 January, 1929, p.121. First mooted in 1802, the Tunnel was not opened until 1994.