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Images Dated 2nd January 2020

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Cartoon, The True Lovers Knot Featured 2 Jan 2020 Print

Cartoon, The True Lovers Knot

Cartoon, The True Lovers Knot -- a satirical comment on a free trade treaty (the Cobden-Chevalier Treaty, signed on 23 January 1860) between Britain and France, showing Britannia and the French Emperor, Napoleon III, kneeling, with the MP Richard Cobden standing over them, officiating as minister. The treaty has been described as the first modern trade agreement. Date: 1860

© Mary Evans Picture Library

Cartoon, The Rival Black Dolls (India Bill) Featured 2 Jan 2020 Print

Cartoon, The Rival Black Dolls (India Bill)

Cartoon, The Rival Black Dolls, showing the former Liberal Prime Minister, Palmerston (left), and the current Conservative MP Benjamin Disraeli (right) in Lord Derby's government, depicted as rival shopkeepers. They had both been involved in promoting two separate India Bills, designed to transfer power from the British East India Company to the Crown, in response to the Indian Rebellion (Mutiny) of the previous year. The Conservative-supported Bill was passed on 2 August 1858. Date: 1858

© Mary Evans Picture Library