A Voice from the Unenfranchised
Author: Anon [Rad.]
Publication: Paisley and Renfrewshire Gazette
Published: 18 October 1884
Publication type: Newspaper/Periodical
William Ewart Gladstone (1809-1898)
No full copy of this poem is available.
Archive/Library: Paisley Central Library
Dated 'Renfrew, 14th October 1884', this poem begins by urging reformers to 'Display your banners', and proceeds to criticise the machinations surrounding franchise discussions in Westminster It lauds the case of the working man ('commoners') against the power of the Tories.