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Thereupon the Constituents held an indignation meeting and passed a resolution of tar and feathers.
Galloway's friends were able to dissuade the mob, but on another night thirteen drunk "Dutchmen" argued as to whether they should tar and feather Galloway or hang him
Packham, 51, added: "Why not flog, birch, tar and feather or hang date when popular draw and quarter the contestants as well?