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Artist or CreatorBernard Cookson
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byEvening News
Date18 Aug 1971
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptThe United States of America
Person DepictedNixon; Richard M. (Richard Milhous), (1913-1994)
NotesNews: 17 Aug: President Nixon declared a national emergency and issued executive orders to bring into force the 90-day freeze on wages, prices and rents and the 10 per cent import surcharge which he announced as part of his measures. The surcharge was seen as being aimed at Japan, which sells about one third of all its exports on the American market. [The Times]
Subjectsimport controls
sumo
USA
Japan
devaluation
economic crises
dollars
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
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