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Hail, Liberals one and all

1867-8: Representation of the People Acts

This poem appears in our anthology

Publication: West Lothian Courier

Published: 11 October 1884

Place of publication: Scotland

Publication type: Newspaper/Periodical

No full copy of this poem is available.

Winner of the second prize in the West Lothian Courier's poetry competition, for the best poems centred on the Bathgate pro-Reform demonstration of 1884, this poem appeared in the Courier on 11 October. Nothing is known of James Wilson, who gave his location as Linlithgow. The poem is included in the 'People's Voice' anthology as representative of 1884 demonstration poetry.