Now at last, after waiting so long, Signor Sonninos hour had struck, and he became premier for the first time.
But he resigned with his Cabinet at the end of June, being succeeded as Premier by Signor Bonomi.
C. Norton brought against the Whig premier for criminal conversation with his wife.
On June 28 (Kosovo Day) the Prince Regent took oath to the new constitution, but the ceremony was marred by an attempt to assassinate him and the premier, by a bomb thrown as they drove back to the palace.
Farini, who succeeded, suf retired almost at once on account of ill-health, and th inghetti became premier, with Visconti-Venosta as minister its foreign affairs.