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Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or CaptionTense situation in the desert kingdom of King Moulay el Wilson! How long will his tottering throne last? Will he support the hot-headed leftists and betray the pro-european sheiks? Will his health stand the strain? Suffers from agonising indigestion from over-eating his words. Recently underwent deep surgery to discover his principles. Results were negative.
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date12 Jul 1971
Embedded text or transcriptMay Allah Curse The Left
Person DepictedCrossman; Richard (1907-1974)
Callaghan; James (1912-2005)
Castle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn
Foot; Michael (1913-2010)
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)
Healey; Denis Winston (1917-); Baron Healey
Stewart; Robert Michael Maitland (1906-1990); Baron Stewart of Fulham
Brown; George (1914-1985); Baron George-Brown
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.
SubjectsEuropean Union
Labour Party
Leader of the Opposition
left wing politics
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