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THE OLD WHIGS

... Exchequer could be obtained beyond the sacred circle of the old Whigs. We must not forget the Right Honourable Edwad Ellicee, commonly called Bear Ellice, who for years supported the Whigs, as an independent member of the party, on the insignificant condition ...

Published: Saturday 02 June 1860
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1975 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

LORD PALMERSTON

... work to the Whigs, and of resigning his Premiership, but that the Whigs were unable to form a Government, through the refusal of Lord Grey to sit in the same Cabinet with Lord Palmerston. The first Earl Grey was the only one of the Whigs who stubbornly ...

Published: Saturday 21 October 1865
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 11320 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

CORRESPONDENCE

... Roman States to be the plague-spot of Italy. You are dissatisfied with the Whigs, and want a change; you will probably get one, and when you have the Tory Stork instead of the Whig Log as your king, like the frogs in the fable, you will find your change ...

Published: Saturday 04 February 1865
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 5619 | Page: 6 | Tags: News 

CORRESPONDENCE

... Sir Wm. Feilden, was one of the parliamentary repre- sentatives for Blackhurn from 1832 to 1847. He was a family Whig, or Conservative Whig until 1841. when he avowed himself a thick and thin supporter of Sir Robert Peel, who, after the general election ...

Published: Saturday 27 June 1868
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 8816 | Page: 6 | Tags: News 

PRESTON ELECTIONS IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

... Lord Stanley (the late Earl of Derby), and Sir E. P. Hoghton, Bart., were the members for Preston. They both represented the Whig or Stanley interest in the borough, and had been returned in 1796, after a keen con- test with Mr. John Horrocks, manufacturer ...

Published: Saturday 18 February 1865
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2342 | Page: 6 | Tags: News 

THE LATE MARQUIS OF LANSDOWNE

... opposition; he was one of the most influential members of the Whig party, and consistently supported all the great measures of political and social amelioration which were the watchword of the Whigs of the last generation. The marquis had the satisfac- tion ...

Published: Saturday 07 February 1863
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 882 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

TIVERTON ELECTION

... -(Lauighter.) You whigs have had power since 1832. You pledged yourselves to economy and retrenchment but I mave never seen you carry it out. The expenditure in 1836 amounted to little moore than £40,000,0ot) a Zear; but what is it now ? You whigs have made a ...

Published: Saturday 30 March 1861
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 4414 | Page: 5 | Tags: News 

FOREIGN NEWS

... the Hon. J. ?? Stuart. To ioit1847 Mr. Linciti wais returned to Congress, and took his s Iseat as the only Whig member from Illinois. The Whigs Get Fwere tile forerunners of the present powerful Republican pri; party, the chief point of difference being ...

Published: Saturday 29 April 1865
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 10556 | Page: 2 | Tags: News 

THE POSITION OF THE MINISTRY

... Foreign Office, where he had already made a good position, merely to suit the convenience of Earl Russell. - Whole hosts of Whigs and Peelites have, in addition, been, we are told, outraged by the appointment of Sir Robert Peel in Ireland, and thus we see ...

Published: Saturday 14 September 1861
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 889 | Page: 2 | Tags: News 

GARDENING OPERATIONS

... it is hoped, of re-uniting the disjointed sections of the party. The Whigs proper are ready to go in for a Re- distribution of Seats Bill; the Radicals press for the ballot. The Whigs are chagrined at the rejection of their re-endowment policy in Ireland ...

Published: Saturday 09 November 1867
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1355 | Page: 2 | Tags: News 

Latest Intelligence

... when there mrst be an extensive, if not fiudamental, reconstitution of the govern- ment. The elimination of two such purre Whigs would dissolve the allegiance of the cabinet. The probability is that a succession of weak governments would ensue. The | Pall ...

Published: Saturday 10 March 1866
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1385 | Page: 13 | Tags: News