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Artist or CreatorVicky [Victor Weisz]
Title or Caption"Thank goodness, we evolve our leader in our own way and don't elect him democratically
like those socialists!"
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date14 Oct 1963
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptCustomary Processes of Consultation Not British either to contend or compete
Person DepictedPoole; Oliver (1911-1993)
Butler; Richard Austen (Rab) (1902-1982); Baron Butler of Saffron Walden
Hailsham; Quintin McGarel (1907-2001); Viscount
Home of the Hirsel; Alec Douglas-Home, (1903-1995); Baron,
Macleod; Iain (1913-1970)
Maudling; Reginald (1917-1979)
Heath; Edward (1916-2005)
NotesNews: There were discussions about a new
leader to replace Prime Minister Harold Macmillan, after issues of his resignation were
prompted by the Profumo affair. News (14th Oct) Alec Douglas-Home announced Harold
Macmillan's decision to resign and addressed the Conservative Party Conference in
Blackpool. (The Times Index, September-October 1963)
SubjectsSpeeches
Resignations
announcements
crowns
Competition
party leaders
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Fax: 02075660388
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/1891Poole; Oliver (1911-1993)1911-1993   
GB/BCA/131Butler; Richard Austen (Rab) (1902-1982); Baron Butler of Saffron Walden1902-1982   
GB/BCA/398Hailsham; Quintin McGarel (1907-2001); Viscount1907-2001   
GB/BCA/207Home of the Hirsel; Alec Douglas-Home, (1903-1995); Baron,1903-1995   
GB/BCA/496Macleod; Iain (1913-1970)1913-1970   
GB/BCA/517Maudling; Reginald (1917-1979)1917-1979   
GB/BCA/755Heath; Edward (1916-2005)1916-2005   
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