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WHAT IS A WHIG?

... Liberal creed?' Yet Macaulay is sometimes held up as the typical Whig of the old school from whom your modern Radical is terribly degenerated. But ha is a typical Whig only because he is dead. Whig as a political term has been dropping out of use of late ...

534 WHIG PERSECUTION

... lump.” Bear in mind the infamous prosecutions of the Whigs! against Carpenter, Cobbett, Hetherington, Carlile, and Taylor, and above all, the late persecution against Ward and Twort, instituted by the Whig Attorney General, Sir T. Denman. Remember that these ...

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... other Whig would have put himself at their head—They tailed, and he joined their enemies. Bad the Tories—bad the Whigs. They would both fiis very day, if they had the power,'serve as the Whigs recently did the Dorchester labourers, and as Whigs and Tories ...

And observed that they were met on ft moat important question which oonecraed not only the liberties of Ireland but

... compared the Whigs to the Devil—but moat say the Devil appeared angel of light compared with the dark, designing, treacherous Whigs (cheers.) Why (Mr. O’Conner) had always bean liberal man and the friend of the people, but when formerly heard the Whigs talking ...

LONDON, SATURDAY, July 17

... contemporary's attack upon the Whig Myth, The glorious revolution is always interesting topic, and abundant leisure might appropriately relieved by a demonstration, which might founded on a text from Lord Byhox, that the Whigs have occasionally been out ...

SHERIDAN

... seemed to indicate that his political career was at an end. The new leader of the Whig party was not the man to sympathize with Sheridan as Fox had done. The new ally of the Whig party, Lord Grenville, was still less so. Sheridan, indeed, had the Prince of ...

636

... Sweep away the Whigs and Tories, thus exhibiting their good sense and their honesty in opposing both of these factions. Mr. Hunt addressed the people from toe Bull Inn window. In the evening delivered lecture on the conduct of the Whigs, in the Theatre ...

LORD RUSSELL.*

... from i8x9 to I826 the Whigs did not touch the Reform question, quite overlooking his own great speech in I822. The mistake of the reviewer, however, if any at all, was in the implied statement that in i8i9 and in 1826 the Whigs did adopt the question ...

national union of the working

... and plunder—a Whig Government. It was tax on the productive classes, to support a set of idle, luxurious thieves, all other taxes were, to support the lazy drones at the expense of the industrious working bees. It is another instance of Whig retrenchment ...

state of starvation and clothed rags (hear.) How could those people respect the government that had reduced ..

... sustained elsewhere. I le Lad news for them —news of public interest. The Whigs and Tories had coalesced (hisses.) There were loneer two parties. yes, there are; there are the Whigs and the Tories on the one side, and the people on the other. They had thought ...

THE GREVILLE MEMOIRS

... damaging to the Whigs; and there is good reason to believe that if the King had lived, and dissolved again, as he would have done, in 1838, the reaction would have been complete. But it would have been chiefly due to a belief that the Whigs would stick ...

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... distrust and are shy of the Whigs. This is the reason why, at the present crisis, the people would place as little con- fidence in a PALMERSTON Cabinet composed of pure Whigs as in a PALMERISTON Cabinet composed of a medley of Whigs and Aberdeenites. The people ...