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Artist or CreatorMichael Cummings
Title or CaptionIf Ever the Two Socialist Parties Get Back to Power
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date23 Apr 1954
FormatArtwork
Size49 x 29 cm
Techniqueblack ink blue wash on card
Embedded text or transcriptR.H.S. Crossman -- The Joint Foreign Secretary -- ...Issues a communiqué to arm 12 German divisions - but which are to be disarmed immediately -- The Joint Prime Minister -- ...Issues an invitation to President Eisenhower - but who is to be arrested immediately on landing -- Gaitskell -- Barbara Castle -- The Joint Chancellor -- Produces a budget authorising a big arms bill - but simultaneously making a huge cut in arms expenditure.
Person DepictedMorrison; Herbert (1888-1965)
Crossman; Richard (1907-1974)
Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)
Bevan; Aneurin (1897-1960)
Gaitskell; Hugh (1906-1963)
Castle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn
SubjectsLabour Party
prime ministers
Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs
Chancellor of the Exchequer
shadow cabinet
Leader of the Opposition
party leaders
socialism
International relations
Germany
Disarmament
Presidents USA
USA
arrests
budget boxes
Budgets
Legislation
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/549Morrison; Herbert (1888-1965)1888-1965   
GB/BCA/1050Crossman; Richard (1907-1974)1907-1974   
GB/BCA/82Attlee; C. R. (Clement Richard) (1883-1967)1883-1967   
GB/BCA/107Bevan; Aneurin (1897-1960)1897-1960   
GB/BCA/316Gaitskell; Hugh (1906-1963)1906-1963   
GB/BCA/1051Castle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn1910-2002   
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