Punch,  57 (1869), 66–67.

Punch's Essence of Parliament



Regular Feature, Proceedings, Drollery


Government, Politics, Religion, Education, Telegraphy, Animal Husbandry

    Notes discussion of the Education (Scotland) Bill, including Lyon Playfair's view that 'everybody in Scotland wished for a Religious Education', a view that Punch challenges (66). Also notes that Queen Victoria was advised to mention the 'Cattle Act' and the Electric Telegraphs Act in her speech before Parliament.

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