Ref No22889
Alt Ref No22889
Artist or CreatorGerald Scarfe
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published bySunday Times
Date23 Jul 1972
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptGame of the week.
Poulson takes Maudling
Hyams to rook one Walker threatens Centre Point
Barber to pawn pound
U.D.A.
Whitelaw in Check!
Pawns massacred
Dockers castled by
Queen inviting National Strike from pawns
Strike
Strike!
Strike!
Queen is lost!
Person DepictedMaudling; Reginald (1917-1979)
Hyams; Harry
Barber; Anthony (1920-2005)
Walker; Peter (1932-)
Whitelaw; William
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Heath; Edward (1916-2005)
NotesNews: 19 Jul: Protests from both sides of the Commons were shouted when the Prime Minister announced that Mr Maudling had resigned as Home Secretary while the Metropolitan Police inquire into the affairs of Mr John Poulson, the architect whose public examination in bankruptcy opened.
News: 21 Jul: Camden Borough Council, London, was investigating the legal procedure for the compulsory purchase of the Centre Point and Space House office blocks, both owned by Mr Harry Hyam's property company.
News: 21 Jul: Bobby Fischer scored a surprise victory over Boris Spassky in the fifth game of the world chess championship.
Subjectschess
chessmen
Centre Point
Resignations
Conservative Party
prime ministers
Resemblance
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Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/517Maudling; Reginald (1917-1979)1917-1979   
GB/BCA/5104Hyams; Harry   
GB/BCA/1188Barber; Anthony (1920-2005)1920-2005   
GB/BCA/1756Walker; Peter (1932-)1932-   
GB/BCA/1715Whitelaw; William   
GB/BCA/711Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)1916-1995   
GB/BCA/755Heath; Edward (1916-2005)1916-2005   
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