Folger call number: Sh.Misc. 2303, page 315
Folger holdings ID: 501556
Accession Number: 269818
Title from caption Cartoon published on page 315 of Punch (April 24, 1901). Mimics Charles Buchel's depictions of Herbert Beerbohm Tree in character as Malvolio (from Tree's staging of William Shakespeare's play Twelfth Night) While Chancellor of the Exchequer from 1899 to 1902, Hicks Beach raised income and import taxes several times to help finance Britain's military actions in Africa, and his budgets were often unpopular
Item information about Folger Sh.Misc. 2303, page 315
Bound in a volume with multiple issues of Punch, volume CXX. Faded purple cloth boards. Spine stamped in gold
depiction: Beach, Michael Hicks, 1837-1916
printer: Bradbury, Agnew and Co.