The Wednesday Pony

Jingo, the butcher’s pony, pulls a cart every day apart from Wednesday afternoon, and that is when Tabby and Martin can ride him. Alas, they do not appreciate Jingo.

Publishing history
Blackie, London, 1939, 190 pp,  illus Stanley Lloyd
Blackie, London, 1959, ‘gingham’ cover, 190 pp

Jingo, the butcher’s pony, pulls a cart every day apart from Wednesday afternoon, and that is when Tabby and Martin can ride him. Alas, they do not appreciate Jingo, who is a charming and characterful beast, as they dream of a show pony. When they come across one though, matters change.

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Primrose Cumming