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Sunday trading riot

Lord Grosvenor, in 1855, attempted to introduce a bill to restrict Sunday trading which led to disturbances in Hyde Park.The Sunday trading riot - first line reads: Oh, my friends have you heard of this terrible job. The Sunday trading riot - tune: Vilikins and his Dinah. Ben Bolt - first line reads: Oh don't you remember sweet Alice Ben Bolt. Shells of the ocean - first line reads: One summer eve…