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Artist or CreatorKeith Waite
Title or Caption"Ruddy Communists!" / "Can't remember whether it's Wilson's turn to warn us or our turn to warn Wilson." / "Definitely not Spanish, have you any Gibraltarian
Extent1 item
Published byThe Sun
Date10 Jun 1969
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptTUC
Wines
Person DepictedBrezhnev; Leonid Ilyich (1906-1982)
Kosygin; Alexei
Mao; Zedong (1893-1976)
Feather; Vic
NotesNews (7th June) During continuing border clashes between China and Russia, China accused Russia of firing on Chinese territory. News (6th June) Russia sought approval from the world Communist conference for it's invasion and occupation of Czechoslovakia. (The Times Index, May-June 1969) News: The T.U.C. were opposing strike-curbing plans announced in Barbara Castle's White Paper 'In Place Of Strife'. News (8th June) Spain began a siege of Gibraltar as General Franco ordered the land frontier closed. (Chronicle)
Subjectsirritation
posters
Russia
China
communism
confusion
government
Threats
TUC
Spain
Gibraltar
vintners
wine
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