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1830 to 1841, lie figured ae a bitter opponent of the Whig Ministry; and the tone of his speeches in

... 1830 to 1841, lie figured ae a bitter opponent of the Whig Ministry; and the tone of his speeches in the House Lords was often extremely virulent. He was the most vehement opponent of the Reform Bill, Irish Church Reform, National Education, the Eccl ...

Published: Saturday 25 September 1869
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 447 | Page: 10 | Tags: none

A Whig among the Tories

... A Whig among the Tories by Julian Critchley Lord Carrington describes himself as a Whig, but he brings much comfort to Conservatives, the party of which he is now chairman. The author, who is MP for Aldershot, describes the articulate and energetic baron ...

Published: Monday 01 May 1972
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1156 | Page: 31 | 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 

GREAT WHIG MASS CONVENTION, AT NEW YORK

... GREAT WHIG MASS CONVENTION, AT NEW YORK. Our third illustration of the state of American political feeling is sic etched from the general mass assemblage of the Young Whigs,” from New York, and the surrounding States, which took place on Oct. 24, in the ...

Published: Saturday 11 January 1845
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 551 | Page: 4, 5 | Tags: none

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 

January 9, 1954 THE ILLUSTILATED LONDON NEWS HOLLAND HOUSE TO-DAY: THE DOOMED RUINS OF THE GREAT WHIG MANSION. ..

... January 9, 1954 THE ILLUSTILATED LONDON NEWS HOLLAND HOUSE TO-DAY: THE DOOMED RUINS OF THE GREAT WHIG MANSION. THE FAMOUS GATEWAY BESIDE THE EAST FRONT, FLANKED BY SCREENS OF TERRACOTTA LOOKING OUT FROM AN ARCADED ROOM OF THE WEST TOWER, A BUILDING TO ...

Published: Saturday 09 January 1954
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 491 | Page: 19 | Tags: none

Continued from page 32.] Conservative Party —as more of an eighteenth-century Whig than a Conservative. I ..

... Continued from page 32.] Conservative Party —as more of an eighteenth-century Whig than a Conservative. I believe that that would be equally true of Sir Winston throughout his career, for all that he has urged his followers to use the short, sharp word ...

Published: Saturday 24 April 1954
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1450 | Page: 92 | Tags: none

THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS AN ELEGANT DANCE BY FEMALE HORNED MANTISES WHIG WAS FOLLOWED BY THE LARGER EATING ..

... THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS AN ELEGANT DANCE BY FEMALE HORNED MANTISES WHIG WAS FOLLOWED BY THE LARGER EATING THE SMALLER. The Homed Mantis, an uncommon species, is found, appropriately enough, cannibal instincts and claims of consanguinity are no bar ...

Published: Saturday 16 July 1960
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2619 | Page: 35, 36 | Tags: none