Source 1D is evidence given to a
House of Commons Committee on the Glasgow Police Bill 1890. The person giving
evidence was Professor John McKendrick, a medical expert. Read paragraphs 317
Study the document and answer the following questions.
1. Why did Professor McKendrick think that the
houses were in a state of "wretchedness and discomfort"?
was the Professor pleased to get into the fresh air in the court?
to House of Lords Select Committee on the Glasgow Police Bill, 1890, Glasgow City
Libraries and Archives - A3/1/129