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THE EXETER FLYING POST

... for the great Whig leaders of the past. He believes they were all either oligarehs or poltroons. The explanation is very simple. It is this. Neither the Tories nor the Whigs of the present day hold the principles of the Tories or Whigs of the past in ...

Published: Wednesday 22 November 1865
Newspaper: Exeter Flying Post
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 4734 | Page: 5 | Tags: News 

Trewman's Exeter Flying Post

... had brought th e Whigs to the verge C of political bankruptcy was Free Trade, the witty I Whig told the Knight of Claremont pointblank that ] he must be mad to think of anything of the kind. And that was the opinion of all the Whigs till Sir RolaiRT ...

Published: Wednesday 01 December 1869
Newspaper: Exeter Flying Post
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 10974 | Page: 4, 5 | Tags: News 

THE CONSERVATIVE BANQUET

... recorded defeat, Deoadjuvante, of the Whig party in the Lower Houso of Parliament. With the Conservatives personal exaltation, as in the example of Lord Churston, embodies the triumph of honour and integrity;—with the Whigs it is the cloak of defeat and the ...

Published: Friday 08 April 1864
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1907 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

THE POLITICAL MISTAKES OF A CAREFUL AND REVERENT STUDENT

... by enlarging the rural districts—the Tories, generally, would be the gainers, and the Whigs the losers. Therefore the single members were retained. This was the Whig motive pure and undefiled. We speak from positive knowledge. In justice it must be remarked ...

Published: Friday 23 June 1865
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 2919 | Page: 9 | Tags: none

Political Gossip

... language. So long the Tories allow the Whigs to do nothing, they are least respectable and honest. If they the Whigs did, and justify the policy they adopt, there is nothing too bad to be said of them. What high Whig authorities would greatly prefer is that ...

Published: Friday 13 March 1868
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1850 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

General News

... traceried church and historic school, their great lacefactory and prosperous industry, are in tin-, gift of the Whigs, and of the Whigs, too, when they select the beaten candidate of the general election to fight the battle of the borough as Lord Pa ...

Published: Friday 10 November 1865
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 3312 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

MR. FERRAND'S ADDRESS at DEVONPORT

... holding office under Whig Government. The electors were not made aware of the vacancy until candidate appeared with writ in his pocket. (Applause). Notice was then given by the Mayor that such a day an election would take place, and a Whig was returned as ...

Published: Friday 07 August 1868
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 2460 | Page: 9 | Tags: none

Literary Extracts

... And the Great Whigs go down to their contain aQu congratulate themselves and the world that freedom is the law of the Empire, and bless c «, en creatine Whigs to expound this great truth to » * ju. Free Trade, Heaven bless you ! the Whigs Free Trade—and ...

Published: Friday 28 June 1867
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 872 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

FOREIGN POLICY

... Ireland ; and the Scotch Whigs sold their King for ' ■ the thirty pieces. Protestant Whigs hanged and quartered Roman Catholics, per majorem Deigloriam and have now loaded them with honours and sanctioned their hierarchy. The same Whigs lifted up their voice ...

Published: Friday 11 January 1867
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1278 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

LORD COURTENAY and J.D. COLERIDGE, ESQ., Q.C

... instantly, and his faith in their principles and conduct was for ever shaken. The Whigs abused the Radicals and called them by bad names the Radicals vilipended the Whigs, and apostrophised them by still harsher designations — et cantare pares et parati—what ...

Published: Friday 02 September 1864
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 2180 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

REFORM MEETING IN EXETER

... report them, ai.d then denied the fact. The Whigs complained that there was agitation, and yet in* 1848 they transported the leaders of the agitation. He never had any faith the Whigs— Scttlim into place the Whig-s grew dumb. Tliey were Radicals out office ...

Published: Friday 05 April 1861
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1969 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

LORD DERBY

... been wrong in times past and so have Whigs and Radicals and all who have formed a party, whatever name they may have been known. There is no man so rash to declare that his party has always been in the right. The Whigs had a great work to do in the days ...

Published: Friday 29 October 1869
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 1298 | Page: 5 | Tags: none