A Lesson in Dip-lomacy”

A Lesson in Dip-lomacy”

Pam [Lord Palmerston] (to the Earl): — “Now, Johny, make sure you don’t get out of your depth again!”

Fun (12 August 1865): 125

Source: Hathi Digital Library Trust web version of a copy in the Princeton University library.

The cartoon presents Russell, the Prime Minister, donning armor intended for a better, stronger man, preparing to be slaughtered by Disraeli.

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  • Lord John Russell (1792-1878)
  • Henry John Temple, Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865)
  • The Second Reform Bill
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