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HISTORY

PRINTED FOR BALD WIN AND CRA

LONGMAN, REES, ORME, AND CO.; E. JEFFERY AND SON

SON; J. BOOTH; J. BOOKER; HURST, CHANCE, AND
HAMILTON, ADAMS, AND CO.; W. JOY; G. LAWFORD;
TAKER, TREACHER, AND ARNOT; SIMPKIN AND MARSI
J. COLLING WOOD; J. MARTIN ; AND S: W. SUSTENANCE.

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CHAPTER I.

STATE of Parties at the beginning of the year-Connection bet

Ministry and the Whigs—Prosecutions for Libel--Openin

Session of Parliament-Amendment on the Address moved

House of Lords by Earl Stanhope-The Address moved in the

by Lord Darlington--Amendment moyed by Sir Edward Kna

Resolutions moved as an Amendment by the Marquis of Bla

Motion of EarĮ Stanhope, in the House of Lords, for an In

Counmittee of the whole House into the state of the nation-

Inquiry moved for in the House of Commons

CHAPTER II.

Debate on Sir James Graham’s Motion for reducing the Salaries

Officers-Resolutions of the same tendency moved by Gove

Motion for Reducing the Civil and Military Establishments

tions proposed by Government-Attempts made to reduce the

further-Speech of Mr. Hume-Debate on Mr. P. Thomson

for a Committee to revise the whole System of Taxation-M

reducing certain Pensions in the Navy Estimates, carried agai

ters-Debate on Sir James Graham's Motion to disallow the

the Treasurer of the Navy-Motion for Abolishing the Office

ant-General of the Ordnance-Debate on the Emoluments r
Members of the Priyy-Council

CHAPTER III.

Committee appointed by both Houses on the East India Company

-Letter of the president of the Board of Control regarding

Judges-Debate on proposal to alter the Currency and res

Notes-The Budget-Bill for repealing the duty on Beer, and

open the Beer Trade

CHAPTER IV.

Plan of Reform introduced by the Marquis of Blandford-P

transfer to Birmingham the Franchise of East Retford, rejecte

Franchise extended to the adjoining Hundred-Petition a

Duke of Newcastle for interfering in an election-Lord Job

Bill for giving Members to Leeds, Manchester, and Birming

O'Connell's Bill for Reform by Universal Suffrage, and Vote

- Speech of Mr. Brougham on the Ballot-Resolutions o

moved by Lord John Russell-Bill brought in to repeal the

abilities affecting Jews. It is thrown out on the Second Readi

CHAPTER V.

Bill for limiting Capital Punishment in cases of Forgery-Dis

garding the Conduct of the Attorney-General in prosecuting

T. C. Hansard, Printër, 32, Paternoster-row, Loudon.

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