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Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or Caption"Commonwealth, Mr Gaitskell? What Commonwealth?"
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Published byDaily Express
Date17 Nov 1961
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptAustralia Canada New Zealand India Ghana Nigeria Common Market Bomb Immigration
Bill will destroy Commonwealth!
Person DepictedMacmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton
Gaitskell; Hugh (1906-1963)
Makarios III; Archbishop of Cyprus
Welensky; Roy
Menzies; Robert Gordon (1894-1978); Sir
Diefenbaker; John G.
Nehru; Jawaharlal (1889-1964)
Nkrumah; Kwame (1909-1972)
NotesNews: 17 Nov: The Government won a second reading of the Commonwealth Immigrants Bill
in the Commons. Gaitskell gave a speech in which he said that this Bill would be counted by
some fascists as the first victory they had won in England.
Subjectsimmigration
UK
India
Australia
European Union
International relations
New Zealand
Membership
Parliament
Commonwealth
British
Canada
Legislation
Weapons
Ghana
Nigeria
Migration
Defence
bombs
Leader of the Opposition
prime ministers
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/497Macmillan; Harold (Maurice Harold) (1894-1986); 1st Earl of Stockton1894-1986   
GB/BCA/316Gaitskell; Hugh (1906-1963)1906-1963   
GB/BCA/945Makarios III; Archbishop of Cyprus   
GB/BCA/981Welensky; Roy   
GB/BCA/1415Menzies; Robert Gordon (1894-1978); Sir1894-1978   
GB/BCA/1366Diefenbaker; John G.   
GB/BCA/561Nehru; Jawaharlal (1889-1964)1889-1964   
GB/BCA/1023Nkrumah; Kwame (1909-1972)1909-1972   
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