Volume 59: Archdeacon Scott letters, 1822-1844: No. 142

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Duke threatened to [indecipherable] & [indecipherable]  threats [indecipherable] two members, I posted after all this the Kingdom to vote for the reforming candidates neither of whom I know but little of & like less. But the [indecipherable] and [indecipherable] 

The Bill will pass the Commons there is no doubt but of its fate in the Lords is doubtful.  But the King & the people are resolved on it & have it they will. The many will obey the King & if the King & people pass the Bill & act on it what will a few [indecipherable] with red robes and tinsel coronets do?  Throughout the Kingdom I never in my life saw more complete order, quiet & determined spirit.  The 

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