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Artist or CreatorLeslie Gibbard
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byThe Guardian
Date29 Nov 1972
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptBrussels
Person DepictedPompidou; Georges (1911-1974)
Heath; Edward (1916-2005)
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Implied textArt: John McRae, "Father, I Can Not Tell a Lie; I Cut the Tree," 1867 engraving after a painting by G.G. White
The story of Washington and the Cherry Tree, was invented by a parson named Mason Locke Weems in a biography of Washington published directly after his death. A History of the Life and Death, Virtues and Exploits, of General George Washington (1800) and The Life of George Washington, with Curious Anecdotes Laudable to Himself and Exemplary to his Countrymen (1806)
NotesNews: 27 Nov: The Government decided to support the Commons motion for debate attacking the possible introduction of 40-ton lorries into the UK after Britain's entry into the European community.
SubjectsEuropean Union
France
Leader of the Opposition
Police
UK
axes
car accidents
juggernauts
prime ministers
trees
Copyright contact detailssuzeles@waitrose.com
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GB/BCA/711Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)1916-1995   
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