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Definition of Primrose League

Primrose League
Primrose League Prim"rose` League (Eng. Politics) A league of both sexes among the Conservatives, founded in 1883. So called because primrose was (erroneously, it is said) taken to be the favorite flower of the Conservative statesman Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield.

Meaning of Primrose League from wikipedia

- The Primrose League was an organisation for spreading Conservative principles in Great Britain. It was founded in 1883. At a late point in its existence...
- common name is primrose, or occasionally common primrose or English primrose to distinguish it from other Primula species also called primroses. None of these...
- Primrose, Alaska Primrose, Georgia Primrose, Kentucky Primrose, Nebraska Primrose, Ohio Primrose, Rhode Island Primrose, Wisconsin, a town Primrose (community)...
- 1883: Conservative Primrose League formed. 1884: Third Reform Act – Male electorate doubled to 5 million 1889: Women's Franchise League established. 1894:...
- Primrose Day marked the anniversary of the death of the British statesman and prime minister Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, on 19 April 1881...
- English civilisation, our taste and our morals". He was Chairman of the Primrose League General Purposes Committee from 1971 to 1985. In foreign affairs, Stokes...
- nineteenth century with the phenomenal success of the Conservative-aligned Primrose League. At first it proved highly successful, with Whitaker's Almanack reporting...
- (Crossgates Primrose) and Blairwood Park (Oakley United). First match(es) will be pla**** on 30 July 2022. Source: East of Scotland Football League Rules for...
- Scottish Football ****ociation. Broxburn Athletic Blackburn United Crossgates Primrose Dundonald Bluebell Haddington Athletic Hill of Beath Hawthorn Inverkeithing...
- but did not extend to Scotland. 1883: Conservative Primrose League formed. "The Primrose League was the first political organisation to give women the...