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Artist or CreatorPaul Rigby
Title or Caption"C-c-congratulations. it's a g-g-great c-c-comfort to know we're l-l-leading the r-r-race to b-b-blow up the w-w-world s-s-safey."
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Published byThe Sun
Date08 Nov 1971
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptUSSR
Amchitka
Canada
San Franscico
Person DepictedNixon; Richard M. (Richard Milhous), (1913-1994)
NotesNews: 8 Nov: The huge underground nuclear test conducted by the US on Amchitka, in the Aleutian islands, caused no immediate earthquake and tidal wave damage. Administration officials who overrode intense objections to the test on environmental grounds from domestic and foreign critics are tentatively claiming that the results justified the risks.
Subjectsearthquakes
Amchitka Island
nuclear tests
nuclear explosions
USA
Presidents USA
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