Punch,  50 (1866), 208–09.

Punch's Essence of Parliament



Regular Feature, Proceedings, Drollery


Industry, Light, Heat, Environmentalism, Pollution, Veterinary Science, Quackery, Charlatanry, Politics, Government

    Relishes the defeat of the Imperial Gas Company 'who wanted to poison Victoria Park', and notes that this defeat was spearheaded by William Tite; hopes that the Chartered Gas Company will be similarly resisted (208). Later notes the second reading of a 'Bill for preventing uncertified beast-doctors from calling themselves Veterinary Surgeons'. (209)

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