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1884: Representation of the People Act

Author: Anon

Publication: The Bailie

Published: 1 October 1884

Place of publication: Glasgow, Scotland

Publication type: Newspaper/Periodical

Featured individuals:
William Ewart Gladstone (1809-1898)

No full copy of this poem is available.

Archive/Library: Glasgow University Library
Classmark(s): Hard copy
Pages(s): 5

This poem asks what the 'a' the steer' is at present.  The response is that the Tories won't give in to Gladstone and the 'Rads' are 'in a great flare'.