The ministers are advised to tax America by act of parliament.—Newcastle's administration.
such was America
, where the people was rapidly
It was the moment when the aristocracy of England
, availing itself of the formulas of the Revolution of 1688, controlled the election of the House of Commons, and possessed the government.
To gain a seat in parliament, the Great Commoner himself1
was forced to solicit the nomination and patronage of the duke of Newcastle
On the death of Henry Pelham
, in March, 1754, Newcastle
, to the astonishment of all men, declaring he had been second minister long enough, placed himself at the head of the treasury;2
and desired Henry Fox