The Chartist Circular (Chartist) 1841

An unstamped weekly (28 September 1839 – 9 July 1842), one of the most popular Chartist publications, published in Glasgow by the Universal Suffrage Committee for Scotland, and aimed at a lower and middle-class readership.

Poems appearing in this periodical

1841

Poem title Poets Date Vol etc. Transcribed? id #
Hymn of the Bread-Taxed Elliott, Ebenezer 1841-01-02 Volume: 1, Issue: 67, Page: 284 no 77
The Fine Old Man Hilse (pseudonym) 1841-01-09 Volume: 1, Issue: 68, Page: 288 no 78
The Patriot’s Grave. Suggested on Visiting the Tomb Where Andrew Hardie is Interred Lemon, J. 1841-01-16 Volume: 1, Issue: 69, Page: 292 no 79
A Glorious Victory! Southey, Robert 1841-01-23 Volume: 1, Issue: 70, Page: 296 no 80
There’s a Hum Through the Land Villiers Sankey, William 1841-01-30 Volume: 1, Issue: 71, Page: 300 no 82
The Year of our Redemption Mitchell, John 1841-01-30 Volume: 1, Issue: 71, Page: 300 no 81
The Drunkard’s Dream J. C. (poet; Chartist Circular) 1841-02-06 Volume: 1, Issue: 72, Page: 304 no 83
The Polish Chef 1841-02-13 Volume: 1, Issue: 73, Page: 308 no 85
On Taste Elliott, Ebenezer 1841-02-13 Volume: 1, Issue: 73, Page: 308 no 84
Stanzas, Addressed to the French Nation Adams, Henry Gardiner 1841-02-20 Volume: 1, Issue: 74, Page: 312 no 86
The Requiem Craig, Robert 1841-02-27 Volume: 1, Issue: 75, Page: 316 no 87
On the Birth of the Princess Royal 21st November, 1840 J. C. (poet; Chartist Circular) 1841-03-06 Volume: 1, Issue: 76, Page: 320 no 88
Hardie’s Last Letter to His Sweetheart. (Inserted by particular request) 1841-03-13 Volume: 1, Issue: 77, Page: 324 no 90
Spirits of the Mighty Dead Beith, R. 1841-03-13 Volume: 1, Issue: 77, Page: 324 no 89
The Past—The Present—The Future. A Prophecy Argus (pseudonym) 1841-03-20 Volume: 1, Issue: 78, Page: 328 no 91
Thoughts by Moonlight, A Simile La Mont, Elizabeth 1841-03-20 Volume: 1, Issue: 78, Page: 328 no 92
Adams and Jefferson 1841-03-27 Volume: 1, Issue: 79, Page: 332 no 93
Ode to Freedom, For the Fourth of July, the Anniversary of American Independence Friese, J. 1841-04-03 Volume: 1, Issue: 80, Page: 340 no 94
The Island Queen Watson, Robert 1841-04-10 Volume: 1, Issue: 81, Page: 344 no 95
No King or Peer for me Polin, Edward 1841-04-17 Volume: 1, Issue: 82, Page: 348 no 96
The Auld Man’s Prayer Polin, Edward 1841-04-24 Volume: 1, Issue: 83, Page: 352 no 97
Liberty! Universal Liberty! Argus (pseudonym) 1841-05-01 Volume: 1, Issue: 84, Page: 356 no 98
Invocation to the Unenfranchised Polin, Edward 1841-05-08 Volume: 1, Issue: 85, Page: 360 no 99
The Dirge of Wallace Campbell, Thomas 1841-05-15 Volume: 1, Issue: 86, Page: 364 no 100
Poland 1841-05-22 Volume: 1, Issue: 87, Page: 368 no 101
The Captive’s Dream Aitken, William 1841-05-29 Volume: 1, Issue: 88, Page: 372 no 102
The Poor Man’s Song 1841-06-05 Volume: 1, Issue: 89, Page: 376 no 103
Consolatory Verses J. S. (poet; The Chartist Circular) 1841-06-12 Volume: 1, Issue: 90, Page: 380 no 104
Alexander the Great 1841-06-19 Volume: 1, Issue: 91, Page: 384 no 105
Stanzas. Containing an exact and literal account of the behaviour and fate of ABRAHAM ISAACS, of Ivy-lane, who died of excessive brandy 1841-06-26 Volume: 1, Issue: 92, Page: 388 no 106
One word for Louis Philippe, Crown-craft, and Royalty Argus (pseudonym) 1841-07-03 Volume: 1, Issue: 93, Page: 392 no 108
The Movement Argus (pseudonym) 1841-07-03 Volume: 1, Issue: 93, Page: 392 no 107
Song 1841-07-10 Volume: 1, Issue: 94, Page: 396 no 109
The Working Bee Wright, David 1841-07-17 Volume: 1, Issue: 95, Page: 400 no 110
Fragment. (For the “Chartists’ Circular”) J. D. (poet; The Chartist Circular) 1841-07-24 Volume: 1, Issue: 96, Page: 404 no 111
The Honest Working Man. A Character La Mont, Elizabeth 1841-07-31 Volume: 1, Issue: 97, Page: 408 no 112
The Land of the Brave and the Free! La Mont, Elizabeth 1841-08-07 Volume: 1, Issue: 98, Page: 412 no 113
A Little Hymn, For Little Republicans Argus (pseudonym) 1841-08-14 Volume: 1, Issue: 99, Page: 416 no 114
Lines to a Little Republican Argus (pseudonym) 1841-08-21 Volume: 1, Issue: 100, Page: 420 no 115
Labour Song Syme, James 1841-08-28 Volume: 1, Issue: 101, Page: 424 no 116
A Prayer of the Afflicted J. D. (poet; The Chartist Circular) 1841-09-04 Volume: 1, Issue: 102, Page: 428 no 117
Britons Dare be Free J. D. (poet; The Chartist Circular) 1841-09-11 Volume: 1, Issue: 103, Page: 432 no 118
The Old Maid’s Scarf La Mont, Elizabeth 1841-09-18 Volume: 1, Issue: 104, Page: 436 no 119
A Democratic Republican’s Vision. Addressed to “Argus” Syme, James 1841-09-25 Volume: 2, Issue: 105, Page: 440 no 120
The People’s Petition Z. (poet; The Chartist Circular) 1841-10-02 Volume: 2, Issue: 106, Page: 444 no 121
Elegy on the Death of J. F. Cavanagh, Bridgeton Donald, George (1800-1851) 1841-10-09 Volume: 2, Issue: 108, Page: 448 no 122
The Bible Barton, Bernard 1841-10-16 Volume: 2, Issue: 108, Page: 452 no 123
Lines to the Memory of Robert Johnston, Bridgeton Donald, George (1800-1851) 1841-10-23 Volume: 2, Issue: 109, Page: 456 no 124
The Conquerors. A Glance at History 1841-10-30 Volume: 2, Issue: 110, Page: 460 no 125
Lines to a Mother La Mont, Elizabeth 1841-11-06 Volume: 2, Issue: 111, Page: 464 no 126
Lines for the Educated. Addressed to Henry Brougham Argus (pseudonym) 1841-11-13 Volume: 2, Issue: 112, Page: 467 no 127
Here’s Health beloved Erin, to thee! [Sung at a Soiree given in honour of Father Matthews, by the Author] 1841-11-13 Volume: 2, Issue: 112, Page: 468 no 128
War Polin, Edward 1841-11-20 Volume: 2, Issue: 113, Page: 471 no 129
The Future Polin, Edward 1841-11-20 Volume: 2, Issue: 113, Page: 471 no 9816
The Proscribed Gillespie, Thomas (Chartist poet) 1841-11-20 Volume: 2, Issue: 113, Page: 472 no 130
Receiving Charity Ora (pseudonym) 1841-12-04 Volume: 2, Issue: 115, Page: 480 no 132
No Work 1841-12-04 Volume: 2, Issue: 115, Page: 480 no 131
Punch’s Paean to the Princelet 1841-12-11 Volume: 2, Issue: 116, Page: 484 no 133
The Honest Petition of certain Members of the Independent Kirk of Scotland 1841-12-18 Volume: 2, Issue: 117, Page: 488 no 134
The Poor Man’s Lot J. H. C. (poet; The Chartist Circular) 1841-12-25 Volume: 2, Issue: 118, Page: 492 no 135