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ST. STEPHEN'S MARTYRDOM;. ¡ OH.TilK GltKAT SUGAR H'ZZIB. I, tl Dreadful state of the West Indian interest! snys Smith. Must clap on 10s., protective duty for six years, or the colonies are smashed!" "Precious mess Protection's brought the planters to!" says Jones. "Competition's the only thing to bring them to their senses." "Nothing can be done without immigration of free labour," says Robinson. "They've abundance of hands, only they, want work, cries Thompson h Must get rid of that humbugging African Squadron," swears Jenkins.. "The blockade must be kept up more strictly than ever," says Tomkins. Try the Coolies," says Todd. The Kroomen are the only fellows worth: their salt," says Dodd. Something must be done!" chime Smith, Jones, Robinson, Thompson, Jenkins, Tomkins, Todd, and Dodd. Here it is says Lord John Russell, holding up his Bill. inoisease it don't give 'em their Protective Duty," roars Smith. It's a departure from the Eree Trade measure of 1846." growls Jones. X,500,000 for immigration isn't half enough," grumbles Robin- son.. It will throw, the free negroes out of employment," snuffles Thompson. It don't put down the murderous African squadron," shouts Jenkins. It don't improve the blockading system," bawls Tomkins. It looks to those Sierra Leone swindlers for labour," screams Todd. It will swamp the islands with those idiotic Coolies," bellows Dodd. It's good for nothing," chorus Smith, Jones, Robinson, Thomp- son, Jenkins. Tomkins, Todd, and Dodd. "But what is to be done betterasks poor Lord John, be- wildered. Protection I" Competition "Immigration!" At once from Smith, Jones, Ro- «N ative Industry! fai Xhompson, Jenkins, Tom- No Squadron ki T[)dfi aild Dodd. Double Blockade!' CooliesI Kroomen 1 And that's the way we go on in St. Stephen's, A.D,1843 !'—Punch.