The last speech and true dying declaration of Judas B--n--ow [Charles Brownlow], Member of Parliament, who was hung and burned in effigy...
Setarian broadside relating to the granting of Catholic emancipation, accusing those who support it (in this case, Charles Brownlow, 1st Baron Lurgan (1795-1847) of being in league with the Devil "...and the member of no christian church". Text continues: "...for Judaism, P--vy and attempting to subvert the present Constitution, according to the sentence mutually agreed upon by a numerous assemblage of his old friends and constituents". Signed off on by: "A Lurgan freeholder". Brownlow held a seat as a Tory M.P. in the House of Commons from 1818 to 1832 and in 1829, the year of the Catholic Emancipation Act, gave the Rev. W.O. O'Brien land for a church in the townland of Derry.
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[S.l. : s.n., ca. 1830].
This item is held in the Department of Ephemera.
Physical description: 1 sheet ; 18 x 14 cm.
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