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"THE RATS IN THE TRAP."

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"THE RATS IN THE TRAP." REVOLUTIONARY SPEECH BY MR LLOYD GEORGE. The following remarkable speech was de- livered by Mr Lloyd George at an overflow meating in a Welsh chapel at Lianeity, on Wednesday night. Mr Lloyd George may or may not have been aware that reporters were present, but at any rate he let himself go. When lie addresses English audiences, he sel- dom, with such exceptions as Limchouse and Newcastle, uses revoluti-onary language of this kind, which is not the sort of thing that would be palatable to right-thinking peo- ple. This is a specimen of what he said in Welsh at Llanellv. "I am a Welshman, and when I go to the House of Lords sometimes and stand by the Throne listening to questions Affccting my fellow-countrymen being scoffed at, my blood boils within me. Remember this: Wales is only a laughing-stock in the eves of the House of Lords. But the day of reckoning is at hand. Whatever measure is presented to the House of Lords, if it be la-belled 'Wales,' to tlTe rubbish heap it goes (shame). "Lord Cawdor, a man who lives on rents of the country and the fat of the land, rises occasionally in the House and belittles mea- sures affecting Wales. Our little nation has aspirations, and is c-xtrc-mely anxious to grant et 4- better facilities so as to increase the know- ledge and wisdoan of our children. But the Lords refused to grant facilities. It is use- less asking them for anything appertaining to religion; they won't grant it (a voice: 'But they wilrtiave to"). 0:11, yes, that they will. There is a turning of the tide. I am pleased to think that they have blundered in the end. "They are in the trap, ajad when I recall the contemptuous things said of Wales on Welsh questions I am gleu to think that it is a Welshman who has sot the trap (pro- longed cheers). We have caught the large rats at last. They wnl not destroy our mea- sures much more, and there will be x&joicing in our land when we roe the House of Lords set aside, when v.e see a clear path to the throne of Ring Edward VII., when v/o see a clear path for education, land, and religious equality—then the song of Wales will re- echo through the hills and dales, a song that has not been equalled since the Song of Mir- iam after the R:d Sea liod been crossed (ap- plause). That is why I am co zealous as a Welshman." —

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