Balfours Irrepressible Donkey Arthur James Balfour was the Chief Secretary for Ireland at the beginning of in Lord Salisburys Conservative administrationThe cartoon is accompanied by a poem of the same name in which Punch makes the point that the Irrepressible Donkey Ireland has foiled many an able politician from all parties over the years Balfour is trying to bribe the Donkey with the carrots labelled Reduced Rents In fact Balfour having rejected the chance to use the Coercion Acts to control crime in Ireland put his faith in continuing the expansion of land purchase schemes and other aspects of agrarian reform From Punch or the London Charivari January
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