The New Minister
Anonymous (Canadian playwright), "The New Minister,"
a __-minute satire in English, set in Toronto, Canada, 1876,
• in Grip, vol. 7, no. 24, November 4, 1876. • Cited in The Brock Bibliography of Published Canadian Plays in English 1766-1978, edited by Anton Wagner (Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Playwrights Press, 1980). ISBN 0-88754-157-7, ISBN 0-88754-155-0.
Mackenzie (m), Canadian prime minister; _____ (m), a new member of the cabinet; _____ (m), _____.
Mackenzie introduces a new member of the cabinet who turns out to be slightly mad.
"A brief satiric scene in which Mackenzie introduces a new member of the cabinet who turns out to be slightly mad." — Brock, 13. • Several publications called Grip are in the Library of Congress records; possibly this is ISSN 0702-3987, v. 1-42; May 24, 1873-Dec. 29, 1894.
cabinet, Canada, Mackenzie, madness, introduction, politics.