Mrs. Dangle is married to Mr. Dangle, the critic of the play’s title.
DANGLE (reading.) "Brutus to Lord North." "Letter the second on the State of the Army"Pshaw! "To the first L--D of the A--Y.""Genuine Extract of a Letter from St. Kitt's .""Coxheath Intelligence." "It is now confidently asserted that Sir Charles Hardy." Pshaw! Nothing but about the fleet, and the nation!and I hate all politics but theatrical politics. Where's the Morning Chronicle?
Mrs. DANGLE. Yes, that's your gazette.
DANGLE. So, here we have it. "Theatrical intelligence extraordinary," "We hear there is a new tragedy in rehearsal at Drury−Lane Theatre, call'd the Spanish Armada, said to be written by Mr. Puff, a gentleman well known in the theatrical world; if we may allow ourselves to give credit to the report
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