Tax Resistance Uprisings Break Out in China

Some bits and pieces from here and there:

From the Monmouthshire Merlin:

Another Gate Destroyed by Rebecca.

 —  or , a number of this lady’s children proceeded to Penygarn gate, in the parish of Llanegwad, and which is situated on the mail road between this place and Llandilo, and a very short distance from Llanegwad village. They commenced operations with their accustomed weapons, and in a short time destroyed the gate and afterwards demolished the toll-house. When the work of destruction was completed they fired fifteen volleys and dispersed.