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July 6, 1867.3 THE TOMAHAWK. 107
What a lot of " Ballad Concerts " we hav...
Tossing itself in its restless bed, Toss...
Mr A . Beales New as Appointment Ranger ...
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he saw that he could not help consenting , and that he reallyfailed such support tactics to and perceive interest be in to this to the carry any intellectual sufficient it . That acumen reason was all of . for the Creditable pledg Chancellor ing his as If of Mr the . Exchequer Disraeli may once , what adopts testimony this line do they of argument bear to his , we sincerity have no ? some security stultif ciples y new to his th a - at perfectl fang own he Reform may y amendment log not ical Bill at concl some . Taking , usion the future result — the app day grounds l of — y himself carry which upon will to his passing which be prin to - he Bill was stands a concession , he will which then , he too had , be formerl able to y made say that to a a majority Reform
refrain of nf the the House House from doing , , and and th th anything at at he he does does in his not not power consider consider to obviate himself himself such bound bound a con to to - cession . Secondl y , he gave us a practical illustration of the maxim , that one it is significant publicly and vowed sagacity that the to change change one never ' s mind shall , even and never when will third be member made . to A certain short time large ago towns Mr . . Laing Mr . Disraeli proposed then to hinted add a probably to a trembling necessitate House resi that gnation if the , motion if not dissolution was successful . The it motion would wji was defeated f \ f * fe > ztt (* r \ and anr \ Mr "Mr . . Disraeli "Disraeli was was all all smiles smiles . . Now Now . in in a a
motion slightly is different passed , , and Mr a sli . Disraeli ghtly less is comprehensive all smiles still . shape , , the expressions We believe and it is therefore not considered we shall Parliamentary refrain from doing to use so cert here ain . But what is , to come of a Bill passed by such a lawgiver ? When popular the elasticity agitation of its cease framer ? Will ' peop conscience le be content is remembered with what , they will they have greedil got when y ask they for see more with ? whom That is they the have question to deal which , or will we should like Mr . Disraeli to ask himself .
July 6, 1867.3 The Tomahawk. 107
July 6 , 1867 . 3 THE TOMAHAWK . 107
What A Lot Of " Ballad Concerts " We Hav...
What a lot of " Ballad Concerts " we have been treated to latel being y ! driven It would out of seem their as operatic though entrepeneurs programmes , by Concerts the circum are - to stance the public that seven at one operas or , other during of our week operatic , are now establishments being offered . Well said , to possess will not any complain musical , because characteristic so far , it is in land the may simp be le prefer Ballad hearing that we must an unaffected look for it musical inuoi ; moreover tn setting t 3 ki , we of \ j ± would pretty i \ 11 infinitel English y
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reputation tri Bishop es , nor , ( , to . indeed say Ballads nothing , are have they of been those composed gifted as ones any by way whose Purcell names , Arn , eve , and n , are unknown ) , which will live so long as the world loves music , but different alas ! matter the so . -called We venture " ballad to " think of the that present the whole day syste is a m very of fact our moderate is that so song long as writing composers needs remain a comp in lete league reformation with singers , the and If singers a man writes with the a good publishers , a no singer good results ht 4 to VVS will be VJ \* be lad lUU obtained enough .
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What A Lot Of " Ballad Concerts " We Hav...
that say that he has of the produced publisher a poem , because of extraordinary , if a composer merit is , there opinion can be beneficial no earthl results y objection , but there to his is every sharing objection with his to the publisher identification in its of the composer ' s interest with that of the singer . Let each have his with the her publisher success , , but an let alliance them not which enter , in into most an cases unhol , bears y alliance but sorry fruit . of One \ sxl Claribel \ , kji of the me names uainca most liiuai . prominentl j-m vii . iinai . i . iy y before ucwic the 1 . 1 . 1 c public puuiiL is is that nidi .
" . " The composer writing under this nom de plume columns is a lady , must and the not weapon harm her of death too much which we gives cannot the but title ask to our our - been selves " , howev taken up er , " where by Madame her songs Sainton would , have Dolby been ? Well had , they she has not to mawkish now the gentl ear rath e writer er than Eng , we simp land must le , , and state , with that broadl every such y that desire merit her to as be songs they lenient may are these these possess negative neerative lies in their qu Qualities alities being to to unambitious recommend recommend and them them inoffensive , there there is is , yet no no , such such with
thing " ballads as . a " programme without one , and generally , more , of her her blamed The It works public may for not are goes writing improbably enjoyed to a songs concert by , the when to asked public hear , according , a " V particular Wh The y is to answer ' this ClaribeP singer statement is , or this to par : — be - , bring ticular some , to as singers bear a lesson on , and any as , song in well many , no as matter a cases pleasure how , a concert . intrinsicall A good may y singer wretched serve , can to , then the advantages , if the audience of good , who voice know and that good they training have been : kjjl small ijp leased blame by , what they have / heard ii \ ai fail iaix to tv separate the tii ^ merits ^ iito of the
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Tossing Itself In Its Restless Bed, Toss...
Tossing itself in its restless bed , Tossing My First myself loud on roaring my restless lay ; bed , With feverish I groaned pains the my livelong head was racked : ,
And My bones I sighed seemed for a all glimpse broken of , my my brain First ' s all dear cracked face— ; Oh ! let me see that , and I'll mend apace . Gravely my friends took counsel then , For my Second they quicklsent ;
Gravel And y his he brows looked he when solemnl he heard y bent my . First , " I ' m not my Second , whate ' I seem y Me That done you / ' " ll — take I fee me ' d him in , Sir : he , pray kindl don y said ' t dream , .
" All right in the heart , but he ' s wrong in the head 1 " They let me go , and in one short week To I Pain lay on and my Trouble First ' s dear I bade breast adieu ; To Labour and Dutyj —rest — . ;
I christened her after my Whole as she flew And On her I vowed bi -oad that white who wings tried o ' er to that part bosom her from so me blue , Should find his grave , like my Whole , in the sea . Answer to the Last Charade—Roe-buck . next Answers . may be sent to No . 9 Burleigh Street , before Wednesday
Mr A . Beales New As Appointment Ranger ...
Mr A . Beales New as Appointment Ranger of H — yde a Park Long . League off . —That of verton A Sign ' s case of sine Hope die . Dying . —The adjournment of Mrs . Yelners Th . e — Great Dr . Lankester Gun . ( in his own opinion ) among Coroguised We see commerce " Demi with -Duchess the Demi yupons -Monde " advertized is too revolting . Such . undis-
Tomahawk (1867-1870), July 6, 1867, page 107, in the Nineteenth-Century Serials Edition (2008; 2018) ncse.ac.uk/periodicals/t/issues/ttw_06071867/page/9/