Tuesday, 15 September 2009

July-Dec 1842, p163 - A Political Parallel (PUNCH'S PENCILLINGS. NO.XLIX)

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CAPTION:
A POLITICAL PARALLEL

"THE Danaides were said to be condemned to fill with water a vessle full of holes, so that the water ran out as soon as poured in - their labour was, therefore, infinite."

OTHER:
Tariff

Income Tax

Duty on Corn

Pension List

Standing Army

Salaries

Church and State

Royal Stables

War in China

2 comments:

  1. dulyon Con = duty on corn

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  2. Thanks for that - amended!

    best wishes,

    Lee

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