Steering Under Difficulties At the end of April Gladstone won his Resolution for the disestablishment of the Irish Church Disraelis government lost by votes After this defeat Disraeli asked the Queen for permission to dissolve Parliament and it was agreed that this should take place in the Autumn Mr Gladstone for the Liberals said that the government should have resigned properly and that in the meantime he would proceed with his Bill to suspend Irish Church Appointments This cartoon therefore depicts the Ships Captain Disraeli steering his ship of government through stormy waters but preparing to repel boarders With his leg over the side of the ship is Pirate Gladstone Suspensory Bill in hand Coming up behind him in support is his Liberal colleague John Bright From Punch or the London Charivari May
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