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The Mayoral Election contest
The Mayoral Election contest
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The Mayoral Election contest
"Now then are you a goin to come out o' that? My dear Sir - NO! unless with the consent of the Livery"; Sir James Lawrence, Lord Mayor 1868-69, sits in the Mayoral chair whilst another candidate for the office asks if he will vatcate the chair. Behind, on the right, Samuel Wilson, the third Candidate possibly, rests in a bed marked 'Limited liability'.
1869
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Poublon, F.
anon.
woodcut
paper
37cms
satire
p5387558