Punch,  12 (1847), 141.

The Greatest Agitator in the World



News-Commentary, Drollery


Telegraphy, Politics

    Stresses that electric telegraphs laid between Vienna, St Petersburg, and Berlin, would improve communication between these 'courts' and lay one half of Europe 'under their secret influence'. Argues that King Louis-Phillipe of France could likewise bring England 'under his thumb' through daily telegraphic contact with Queen Victoria.

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