THE POSITION OF THE WHIG _PAKTY

... THE POSITION OF THE WHIG _PAKTY _{ _Front _Vie _Spectator _. ) IT is the _fashion just now to say the Whig party is extinct _, and undoubtedly the word _, as a party designation , is _slipping out of _use . A river , however , is not extinct _because ...

Published: Wednesday 08 May 1861
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1894 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

I / EATHAM ON THE -WHIGS . ££

... laughter)—but Whigs had their Alicante , and they were fond of passing a good deal of time therfcperhaps they were there now . ( Laughter . ) But never mind—he had said hard things of the Whigs sometimes . But he had learnt that the Whig mindas represented ...

Published: Wednesday 07 January 1874
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1897 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

WHIG OR WHIGAMORt

... WHIG OR WHIGAMORt Ayr , January 80 , 1 B 93 . SrB . —Ifc Beems to me chat : ' - Union and tho other writeri on tliln snujpot are nil qnito at sea with roBtttd to the derivation of the word 'Whig , ' 1 and I consider it in very unfair to apply the ...

Published: Tuesday 31 January 1893
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 845 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

ME LEATHAM 0 'N THE WHIGS .. £ -

... to Alicante to coal—( laughter)—but Whigs had their Alicante , and they were fond of passing a good deal of time thereperhaps they were there now . ( Laughter . ) But never milld—llu had said hard things of the Whigs aometimes . But he had learnt that ...

Published: Wednesday 07 January 1874
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1893 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

M . B HOBS-MAN AND THE -WHIGS

... M . B HOBS-MAN AND THE -WHIGS ^ from Globe . ' ) ALWAys aLuso the Whi gs—it is a safe ruleespecially if you are or have been Whig- yourself . Aud the stereotyped mode of abusing them is to say they are nowhere— -funcii officio—out of political existence ...

Published: Saturday 15 January 1859
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 795 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

WHIGS AND RADICALS

... regarding each other with increas ing coldness. The Whigs would unanimously support the suspension of the Habeas Corpus Act, whereas the Radicals consider that the proposal is a mere revival of despotism. The Whigs, while anxious to do justice to the Irish peasantry ...

Published: Saturday 27 November 1880
Newspaper: The Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 441 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

WHIGS AND RADICALS

... future to formal separation. In the first place, if the Whigs dissent to some extent from the Radicals, it does not follow that they agree in all essential respects with the Tories. The words Whig and Tory still represent a real difference not only of ...

Published: Saturday 23 January 1886
Newspaper: The Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 357 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

BEITISH AND ITALIAN WHIGS AND TORIES

... authority whatever ou the Italian question . He only views it through a medium of Whig prejudices and prepossessions ; he believes in the existence tlirougbout Italy of a Whig party ; and he would even—such was the climax of Mr Disraeli ' a sarcas m—contemplate ...

Published: Monday 01 August 1859
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1091 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

WHIGS AND RADICALS

... Whigs and Radicals.-- During the last week or two we have heard hardly anything of those dissensions in the Tory party about which Lord Randolph Churchill had so much to say. Whether or not there were serious differences of opinion among Conservatives ...

Published: Saturday 28 April 1883
Newspaper: The Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 335 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

THE EDINBURGH ELECTIONTHE OLD WHIGS . _( From the _Perthshire _Advertiser _. ) THE _Modern Athens is becoming

... task—for _this rea » nn , that Old Whigs _^ and 'Old WIii _^ _giMn have no _existence save _in history ; and we do _not _krioi' / Itmv _history is to bepuc down . History record _» _what Olil Whignisra was , and what _the Old Whigs did , tlie 1 , _-ist _two hundred ...

Published: Saturday 09 February 1856
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1335 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

undivided voles of the Democratic party. On the nit. the Whig party met in convention also Baltimore; and after no

... had the requisite number he had then 158. Mr. Fillmore 112, and Mr. Webster 21. The Whig party is, therefore, much divided, and will probably bo defeated. In the Whig party was successful, in the person of General Zachary Taylor, who died in July, 1850 ...

Published: Saturday 10 July 1852
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 970 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

BY what sin _fell the _Whigs _; ' How comes it that , in a calm andwith ' a '

... BY what sin _fell the _Whigs _; ' How comes it that , in a calm andwith ' a ' _pdpular'flag'atthe _mast-head , they _have gone down _leaving _scarcely a _ruffle on the _surface ! ' _. Perhaps _. the answer cannot be _very _confidently made _, and _ifcertainly ...

Published: Saturday 06 March 1852
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2774 | Page: 2 | Tags: none