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Give me my Pipe.” I care nothing for politics. The Whigs say the Tories are everything that is bad; the

... Give me my Pipe.” I care nothing for politics. The Whigs say the Tories are everything that is bad; the Tories say the Whigs are nothing that is good. I believe both statements. Give me my pipe, and that page of the morning paper concerned with the world’s ...

Published: Saturday 15 April 1911
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 71 | Page: 31 | Tags: none

THE LAST OF THE WHIGS

... character and his career, is that he was the last of the Whigs. There are men to-day whom our po litical jargon dubs Whigs there are still prominent members of the old Whig family; but they are innocent of Whig- gerv, they have little in common with the men who ...

LETTERS OF A GREAT WHIG LADY

... LETTERS OF A GREAT WHIG LADY. “ELIZABETH, LADY HOLLAND, TO HER SON: 1821-1845 Edited By THE EARL OF ILCHESTER * ...

Published: Saturday 06 April 1946
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 20 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

A GREAT DISCOVERY IN THE OLDEST CITY OF WHIG HUMAN RECORDS EXIST: KISH-RELICS 4000 YEARS OLD. By Courtesy of ..

... A GREAT DISCOVERY IN THE OLDEST CITY OF WHIG HUMAN RECORDS EXIST: KISH-RELICS 4000 YEARS OLD. By Courtesy of Professor Stephen Langdon, M.A., 8.D., Ph.D., Professor of Assyriolog’ Oxford, and Director of the Weld-Blundell and Field Museum (Chicago) Expedition ...

Published: Saturday 01 March 1924
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 41 | Page: 10 | Tags: none

The Bystander Bookshelf: Ourselves and the Whigs

... The Bystander Bookshelf Ourselves and the Whigs By V. S. Pritchett IF history does not repeat itself, there is pleasure in thinking that it does, and that, no doubt, is why the maxim was invented. The story of William Lamb, second Lord Melbourne, his ...

Published: Wednesday 01 March 1939
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1183 | Page: 29 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

LITERARY INTERLUDES: The Queen of the Whigs

... III IPS The Queen of the Whigs With Lord Holland I could go to hell, but with Lady Holland I would not go to heaven, was the sentiment of Ugo Foscolo with regard to the third Lord Holland and the lady who was Queen of the Whigs for the last century's ...

Published: Saturday 28 November 1908
Newspaper: The Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1237 | Page: 28 | Tags: Illustrations 

A Whig (and Some Tories) on the Green

... A Whig (aii&dl Somae Tories) on Ike Green Chinese Customs. He has been Inspector-General of Chinese Customs for forty- five years. The Celestial Customs were once a delightful system in which each official robbed the next. Now they are a model. Still ...

Published: Wednesday 27 May 1908
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 463 | Page: 15 | Tags: Photographs 

PEACEFUL INTERESTS in a WAR=WRACKED WORLD: Building up a Whig Library; A Great and Sincere Journalist

... books, I was tempted to take them in and to re-arrange them on my shelves. It is the relics of a representative library of a Whig country house of about 1840. I found among my share one or two little lost gems. Two tiny volumes of Horace (Elzevirs of 1627) ...

Published: Saturday 20 April 1940
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1616 | Page: 26 | Tags: Photographs