Cobbett's Weekly Register, Volume 74

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J.M. Cobbett, 1831

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Page 271 - I have given suck, and know How tender 'tis to love the babe that milks me : I would, while it was smiling in my face, Have pluck'd my nipple from his boneless gums, And dash'd the brains out, had I so sworn as you Have done to this.
Page 717 - ... shall be entitled to vote in the election of a knight or knights of the shire to serve in any future Parliament for the county, or for the riding, parts...
Page 741 - ... shall be guilty of a misdemeanour, and being convicted thereof shall be liable at the discretion of the court to be imprisoned for any term not exceeding two years, with or without hard labour.
Page 779 - Botchers left old clothes in the lurch, And fell to turn and patch the church ; Some cried the covenant, instead Of pudding-pies and ginger-bread ; And some for brooms, old boots, and shoes, Bawled out to purge the Commons...
Page 711 - ... pounds over and above all rents and charges payable out of or in respect of the same...
Page 735 - ... and such polling shall continue for two days only, such two days being successive days; (that is to say,) for seven hours on the first day of polling, and for eight hours on the second day of polling; and no poll shall be kept open later than four o'clock in the afternoon of the second day; any statute to the contrary notwithstanding.
Page 713 - July in such year, nor unless such person, where such premises are situate in any Parish, or Township, in which there shall be a Rate for the relief of the Poor...
Page 653 - But in this and in every other question affecting Ireland, it is, above all things, necessary to look to the best means of securing internal peace and order ; which alone seem wanting to raise a country, blessed by Providence with so many natural advantages, to a state of the greatest prosperity.
Page 715 - ... such person shall be entitled to vote in the election of a member or members to serve in any future parliament for such city or borough...
Page 713 - Incapacity, who shall occupy, within such City or Borough, or within any Place sharing in the Election for such City or Borough...

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