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Artist or CreatorKeith Waite
Title or Caption"I sometimes thik I'll say I've been to Eton, and get a top secret job as a rocket scientist." / "No, that's not a Dalek, sir, that's the chief constable." / "You do the camera bit and I'll do the commentary."
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Published byThe Sun
Date27 Feb 1969
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptEliminate them!
BBC
Welcome Nixon
Person DepictedNixon; Richard M. (Richard Milhous), (1913-1994)
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
NotesNews (26th Feb) A Chief Constable proposed the elimination of criminals serving long sentences with capital punishment. (The Times Index, Jan-Feb 1969) News (26th Feb) Controversy arose over television coverage of President Nixon's U.K. visit after David Dimbleby said on air that the press and the public would be kept "fully in the dark" about discussions during the visit.
SubjectsEton
traffic congestion
scientists
lorry drivers
keyholes
daleks
police constables
capital punishment
Official visits
journalists
ex-prime ministers
Presidents USA
Star-spangled Banner
Union Jack
bunting
television cameras
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GB/BCA/711Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)1916-1995   
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