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Ref No16079
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Artist or CreatorRichard Yeend
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published bySunday Times
Date10 Aug 1969
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptHow is the Franc in your poche this morning?
Person DepictedPompidou; Georges (1911-1974)
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Implied textHarold Wilson: "It does not mean, of course, that the pound here in
Britain, in your pocket or purse or in your bank, has been devalued."
Speech after the devaluation of the pound, 20 Nov 1967
NotesNews: 09 August: President Pompidou announces decision to devalue franc. (The Times Page 1 col c)
Subjectsdevaluation
prime ministers
holidays
France
floating currency
pounds
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