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A Political Veteran Still in Existence

1867-8: Representation of the People Acts

Author: Paisleyonian

Publication: Paisley Herald and Renfrewshire Advertiser

Published: 11 April 1868

Place of publication: Paisley, Scotland

Publication type: Newspaper/Periodical

No full copy of this poem is available.

Archive/Library: Paisley Central Library

As in other works by this author, this poem evokes a desire for liberty and 'Freedom's sacred cause' in very general terms and sees these ends as religious imperatives - 'Acquire God's blessing - summit of affection'.