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EXTRACTS FROM THIS WEEK'S PUNCH

... The Government have been beaten all oves the country bv an overwhelnhiug majority. Reasons for this are as3 aplenty as blackberries. Among them we may mention those of A KEEN POLITICAL OnrEasvEs.- Because the weather hls been dead against them all along ...

Published: Thursday 15 April 1880
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 582 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

THE NEW PROVINCIALISM

... long ago a daily newspaper was unheard of im any but the very largest country towns ; now sach papers are as common as blackberries, while all the larger towns have their halfpenny evening papers as well, which make thQ London press almost superfluoas ...

Published: Tuesday 20 April 1880
Newspaper: Hull Packet
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1210 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

THE PRESENT LAW OF DISTRAINT AND ITS EFFECTS

... which, as the law at present stands, prevents their cultivation, although large 'tpracsts of laud. nowi only. bearing blackberries and firze might be made marhket-garde'ns, LAND SURVEYOR. ...

Published: Thursday 15 April 1880
Newspaper: Hull Packet
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 614 | Page: 3 | Tags: News