A Dangerous Character
John Leech *
Railways, Pollution, Public Health, Politics, Government
Depicts Charles de L W Sibthorp (a notorious opponent of railway extension) as a policeman leading a railway locomotive 'to the House' because this machine, here shown belching thick plumes of black smoke, has 'done quite mischief enough'.
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