More funnies from The New Punch Library (c1930s, featuring cartoons from c1900 onwards). We note the over-worked theme of uniformed or authority figure playing the straight man with crafty cockney type playing the foil.
The next one possibly apt given the current news on Boris’ new Routemasters.
Back to the heavy traffic and woman driver set-up. But not only that, it’s a class thing. While many working-class men drove (chauffeurs, bus drivers, cabbies etc.) only posh gals could afford to drive cars.