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Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or Caption"Perhaps, Healey, you should rattle the feather in your scabbard again ..."
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date03 Mar 1969
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcript"Sink the Russian Fleet in Seconds"
rattle!
Berlin
rattle! rattle!
Person DepictedHealey; Denis Winston (1917-); Baron Healey
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Brezhnev; Leonid Ilyich (1906-1982)
NotesNews (11th Feb) In an interview in Der Spiegel, a West German news magazine, the Defence Secretary Denis Healey was reported to have said that the entire Soviet fleet in the Mediterranean would be sunk within minutes in the event of a war and it would not have time to fire its remote-control missiles. (The Times, 11/02/69, p. 1)
SubjectsNavies
Secretary of State for Defence
ex-prime ministers
Hammer and Sickle
swords
Russia
feathers
cowardice
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
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GB/BCA/990Healey; Denis Winston (1917-); Baron Healey1917-   
GB/BCA/711Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)1916-1995   
GB/BCA/984Brezhnev; Leonid Ilyich (1906-1982)1906-1982   
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