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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or Caption"Ships leave a sinking rat"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Telegraph
Date12 Jul 1971
Embedded text or transcriptNo to Market Yes to Market
Person DepictedCastle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn
Callaghan; James (1912-2005)
Foot; Michael (1913-2010)
Crosland; Anthony
Benn; Tony (1925-)
Healey; Denis Winston (1917-); Baron Healey
Stewart; Robert Michael Maitland (1906-1990); Baron Stewart of Fulham
Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)
Gunter; Ray (1909-1977)
Lever; Harold
Williams; Shirley (1930-)
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Implied textSayings: rats leaving a sinking ship / to jump ship
NotesNews: 12 July: The Labour Party now had 10
members of the parliamentary leadership declared anti-Marketeers or acceptors of the
principal but objectors to the terms, and seven who continued to support entry. Those
against the terms were Mr Wilson, Mr Callaghan, Mr Healey, Mr Wedgewood Benn, Mr Michael
Foot, Mr Fred Peart, Mrs Barbara Castle, Mr Willie Ross, Mr Crosland and Lord Beswick.
Those for entry on the terms stated in the White Paper were Mr Roy Jenkins, Mr Douglas
Houghton, Mrs Shirley Williams, Mr Harold Lever, Mr Edward Short, Mr George Thomson and
Lord Shackleton.
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