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Artist or CreatorArthur Horner
Title or CaptionFor the man who has everything ...
Extent1 item
Published byNew Statesman
Date17 Dec 1969
FormatArtwork
Size50.5 x 37.5cm
Techniqueink/crayon
Embedded text or transcript9 per cent swing... correction - 14 per cent
900m pounds surplus ... correction 300m pounds
Traditional 15 per cent arms supply ... correction .. um .. 15 per cent
2 1
2 per cent norm .. correction 4 1
2 per cent
450m pounds Concorde ... correction 730m pounds
220m pound Polaris ... correction 370m pounds
500,000 houses ... correction 320,000 correction... Wilson Cabinet
At last - a technological breakthrough - the fabulous
Desicated calculating machine!
Hand-operated (used and recommended by President USA, chairman IMF, CBI etc.).
No moving parts.
When activated by masterbutton other keys switch instantly from left to right.
Smooth-faced digits, over 1
2'' tall, are individually replaceable but will not come out on their own accord in any circumstances...
Automatic answers, written or oral to all questions except following: Biafra, Vietnam, Rhodesia, arms to South Africa, nuclear disarmament, housing, unemployment, socialism or any other questions of principle.
In flexible plastic, two-tone pink and blue only.
While they last!
Person DepictedWilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)
Castle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn
Benn; Tony (1925-)
Healey; Denis Winston (1917-); Baron Healey
Crossman; Richard (1907-1974)
Implied textFor the man who has everything
SubjectsArmaments
Armed forces
Biafra
British
CND
Cabinet
Concorde
Conflict
Defence
Design and invention
Employment
Historical periods and persons
Industries
International relations
Labour Party
Nigeria
Philosophies
Polaris
Politics
Proverbs and sayings
Sciences
South Africa
Transport
UK
Vietnam
Wars
Weapons
Zimbabwe
advertising
air transport
aircraft
broadcasting
calculators
campaigns
commercial radio
computers
crusades
economics
elections
exports
general elections
government
government planning
government policy
housing
imports
industrial production
involvement
missiles
peace
pensions
political parties
public opinion polls
social security
social services
socialism
television
unemployment
wages
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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GB/BCA/711Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)1916-1995   
GB/BCA/428Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)1920-2003   
GB/BCA/1051Castle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn1910-2002   
GB/BCA/103Benn; Tony (1925-2014)1925-2014   
GB/BCA/990Healey; Denis Winston (1917-); Baron Healey1917-   
GB/BCA/1050Crossman; Richard (1907-1974)1907-1974   
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