TO THB EDITOR.
Silt,—" Mary of Cork," an authoress of the " YouDg Ireland " time, said of Thomas Davis, the poet: "One such Protestant might blot from the mind of Catholic Ireland the memory of the penal laws." So I may truthfully add that one such Englishman as Mr Mantz might mako us forget and forgive the centuries of devastation and misrule under which we have groaned ; and no doubt we shall when he and other enlightened Eiglishmen with him give our country self-government and local industries, —I am, etc*, Celt. Dunedin, July 2.
Permanent link to this item
HOME RULE., Evening Star, Issue 7950, 4 July 1889
HOME RULE. Evening Star, Issue 7950, 4 July 1889
Using This Item
Allied Press Ltd is the copyright owner for the Evening Star. You can reproduce in-copyright material from this newspaper for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons New Zealand BY-NC-SA licence. This newspaper is not available for commercial use without the consent of Allied Press Ltd. For advice on reproduction of out-of-copyright material from this newspaper, please refer to the Copyright guide.