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Artist or CreatorWilliam Papas
Title or CaptionParting shots: Exit Papas, the unorthodox high priest of cartoonist, to take what he describes as an "elongated holiday" from politics and politicians. But though Papas will be away from them all for an extended period, his mouse Theodore will continue to squeak defiance of life perversity in the "Guardian"
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Published byThe Guardian
Date31 Mar 1969
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptHe never had it so good
Not one single thought
At least he could have learnt how to spell
The Guardina
Softie
Glory glory hallelujah glory glory
He should learn to draw
Communist tool
Labour hack
Capitalist bum
Tory stooge
Deport the bastard
Person DepictedMacmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton
Gaulle; Charles de, (1890-1970)
Mao; Zedong (1893-1976)
Powell; Enoch (1912-1988)
Ho Chi-minh (1890-1969)
Nixon; Richard M. (Richard Milhous), (1913-1994)
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Kosygin; Alexei
Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)
Heath; Edward (1916-2005)
Papas; William
Implied textSpeech: "Most of our people have never had it so good." Harold Macmillan
at Bedford Football Ground, 20th July 1957
Subjectsspeech bubbles
cruelty
Criticism
sleeping
figureheads
Presidents USA
ex-presidents
ex-prime ministers
China
USA
France
Vietnam
Russia
Labour Party
Conservative Party
exhaustion
priests
mice
cartoonists
Copyright contact detailsMary.Andrews@guardian.co.uk
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GB/BCA/497Macmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton1894-1986   
GB/BCA/193Gaulle; Charles de, (1890-1970)1890-1970   
GB/BCA/503Mao; Zedong (1893-1976)1893-1976   
GB/BCA/1031Powell; Enoch (1912-1988)1912-1988   
GB/BCA/1081Ho Chi-minh (1890-1969)1890-1969   
GB/BCA/1149Nixon; Richard M. (Richard Milhous), (1913-1994)1913-1994    
GB/BCA/711Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)1916-1995   
GB/BCA/983Kosygin; Alexei   
GB/BCA/428Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)1920-2003   
GB/BCA/755Heath; Edward (1916-2005)1916-2005   
GB/BCA/810Papas; William   
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