Little Rhymes for Little Rioters
Publication: Kilmarnock Standard
Published: 11 May 1867
Publication type: Newspaper/Periodical
No full copy of this poem is available.
Archive/Library: Burns Monument Centre
This poem, reprinted from Punch, comments (negatively) on the Reform League's second Hyde Park rally of 6 May 1867. It mentions the League's president Edmond Beales, and Charles Bradlaugh, who must 'be laid by the heels' if they refuse to learn that 'Mob-law is bad law'.