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Artist or CreatorEmmwood [John Musgrave-Wood]
Title or Caption"The shark has pretty teeth, dear, And he keeps them pearly white, Just a jack-knife has
Macheath, dear, And it's no longer out of sight!". Nearly the Threepenny Opera.
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date03 Feb 1970
Embedded text or transcriptUnions H Tory Reforms
Person DepictedFeather; Vic
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Heath; Edward (1916-2005)
Mack the Knife
Implied textPoetry: Mack the Knife or The Ballad of Mack the Knife, originally Die Moritat von
Mackie Messer, is a song composed by Kurt Weill with lyrics by Bertolt Brecht for their music
drama Die Dreigroschenoper, or, as it is known in English, The Threepenny Opera. Verse: And the
shark, he has teeth And he wears them in his face And Macheath, he has a knife But the knife one
doesn't see [wikipedia 5 aug 2008]
NotesNews: 3 Feb: Heath challenged the trade unions to
give their views on the Conservative Party's proposals for anti-strike legislation that would
become law if the Tories were returned to power. Heath said on BBC's Panorama that he would not
be pushed over by the unions.
SubjectsConservative Party
Conservative Party policy
Election campaigns
Labour Party
party manifestos
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
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