He was a staunch supporter of the co-operative movement.
Politically, it is evident that he was a staunch supporter of the popular party.
Of Germany, who remained to the last his staunch friend.
After the outbreak of the World War he was a staunch supporter of the Allies, and on Jan.
In his professional capacity, his attitude was correct enough; and, indeed, his anxiety for the French alliance and for the marriage between Elizabeth and Anjou led him to suggest concessions to Anjou's Catholic susceptibilities which came strangely from so staunch a Puritan.