Out For The Day.

Out For The Day. Punch, 14 March 1857, page 104.

Dizzy (to Cobden). 'He'd better look after his 'Riding' a little &mdashl He has a very uncertain Seat!'"

This cartoon on involves Disraeli and Cobden, Palmerston's chief opponents. On the facing page the cartoonist expresses the nation's support for Palmerston against the Cobdenites, and implies that the Prime Minister should call a general election.

Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.]

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